Different Writer/Director Team To Lead New “Blue Exorcist” TV Anime

More information has leaked concerning the 2017 TV anime adaptation of Blue Exorcistwhich promises to present an adaptation of the Kyoto Impure King Arc. While A-1 Pictures remains the studio in charge, Deadman Wonderland’s Koichi Hatsumi will direct instead of the 2011 series’ Tensai Okamura. 


Toshiya Ono (Perfect Insider, Gatchaman Crowds) Ryota Yamaguchi on writing compositing.

The cast remains unchanged.


Volume 17 of the manga is set to be released in Japan on July 4th, along with the August issue of home manga magazine Jump Square. At the same time, author Kazue Kato will be at LA’s Anime Expo.




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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain’t It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.