Manga.Tokyo is here with a PV and screenshots of the Sengoku comedy anime Nobunaga no Shinobi, scheduled to air from October 4.
It’s a comedy anime during the Sengoku period. It features a girl named Chidori who is highly impressed by Nobunaga’s schemes and later becomes Nobunaga’s right-hand Ninja in order to assist him to conquer all of Japan by force.
Each episode will be broadcast as a 5-minute-run short anime.
Director Akitaro Daichi has so far worked on several historical comedy anime series such as Kamisama Hajimemashita and Ojarumaru (Prince Mackaroo). The protagonist Chidori will be voiced by the super popular voice actress Inori Minase and Nobunaga Oda will be voiced by Wataru Hatano. Episode Zero is already released on the official site. Check it out!
Akitaro Daichi puts the old Japanese warlords in a funny comedy world.
It’s a historical comedy anime where a girl named Chidori becomes Nobunaga’s Ninja and plots to conquer Japan with him.It’s a four-panel comic series with volume 9 currently out.
The director Akitaro Daichi is well-known for his distinctive sense of humour that can be seen in several comedy anime series such as Kamisama Hajimemashita, Ojarumaru (Prince Mackaroo) and Sexy Commando Gaiden: Sugoi yo!! Masaru-san.
The episode Zero is already released on the official site.
TOKYO MX: to be broadcast October 4 at 21:55 (Tuesdays)
TV Aichi: To be broadcast October 8 at 27:20 (Saturdays)
Original Author: Naoki Shigeno
Director: Akitaro Daichi
Character designer: Junko Yamanaka
Art Director: Manami Koyama
Color Coordinator: Rie Kato
Filming Director: Akemi Sasaki
Editor: Ikuyo Fujita
Audio Director: Kazuya Tanaka
Music Composer: Toshio Masuda
Production: TMS Entertainment
Chidori: Inori Minase
Nobunaga Oda: Wataru Hatano
Sukezou: Ayumu Murase
Kichou: Chiaki Takahashi
Oichi: Suzuko Minamori
Hideyoshi Kinoshita: Kappei Yamaguchi
Nene: Rie Kugimiya
Katsuie Shibata: Toru Okawa
Yoshinari Mori/Yoshimoto Imagawa: Tomokazu Seki
Ujizane Imagawa: Fukushi Ochiai
Tatsuoki Saito: Yuji Ueda
Hanbei Takenaka: Daisuke Hirakawa
Toshiie Maeda/Gyuichi Ota: Shuta Morishima
Matsu: Naoko Matsui