Samurai Vampires Fight Warlord Werewolves in “Sengoku Night Blood”

 

The creatures of the night are gearing up for period warfare (and possibly romance?) in Sengoku Night Blood, an upcoming TV anime based on the otome smart phone game by Otomate, Marvelous, and Kadokawa that reimagines the samurai of the Warring States Period as rival clans of vampires and werewolves.

 

The main staff for Sengoku Night Blood includes:

 

  • Original work: Sengoku Night Blood (Otomate x Kadokawa x Marvelous)
  • Original character design: Kagerou Usuba, Mai Hanamura, Shikisakigumi, miko, Kuroyuki, Teita and others
  • Director: Katsuya Kikuchi (The Royal Tutor)
  • Series composition: Yuko Kakihara
  • Character design: Sei Komatsubara, Rena Okuyama, Chisato Nakata
  • Art director / art settings: Hidenori Nakahara
  • Color design: Aiko Matsuyama
  • Director of photography: Hideki Imaizumi
  • Editor: Takashi Sakurai
  • Sound director: Chikako Yokota
  • Sound production: Delfi Sound
  • Music: Naoyuki Horiko
  • Music production: TV Asahi Music
  • Animation production: Typhoon Graphics (OneRoom, Room Mate)

 

 

The main cast for Sengoku Night Blood includes:

 

Toyotomi Army:

  • Natsuki Hanae as Toyotomi Hideyoshi.
  • Yoshihide Sasaki as Ishida Mitsunari.
  • Shunsuke Takeuchi as Kuroda Kanbei.
  • Ryōta Ōsaka as Takenaka Hanbei.
  • Ikkei Yamamoto as Maeda Toshiie.

 

Oda Army:

  • Toshiyuki Morikawa as Oda Nobunaga.
  • Nobunaga Shimazaki as Akechi Mitsuhide.
  • Yūsuke Kobayashi as Mori Ranmaru.
  • Masakazu Morita as Shibata Katsuie.
  • Tomoaki Maeno as Niwa Nagahide.

 

Uesugi Army:

  • Kōsuke Toriumi as Uesugi Kenshin.
  • Kazuyuki Okitsu as Kakizaki Kageie.
  • Hikaru Midorikawa as Amakasu Kagemochi.
  • Yoshihiko Aramaki as Uesugi Kagekatsu.
  • Tetsuya Kakihara as Naoe Kanetsugu.

 

Takeda Army:

  • Katsuyuki Konishi as Takeda Shingen.
  • Yoshiki Nakajima as Yamagata Masakage.
  • Ryōhei Kimura as Kōsaka Masanobu.
  • Kōtarō Nishiyama as Naitō Masatoyo.
  • Hiroki Yasumoto as Baba Nobuharu.

 

Sanada Army:

  • Daiki Yamashita as Sanada Yukimura.
  • Showtaro Morikubo as Sanada Nobuyuki.
  • Ayumu Murase as Sarutobi Sasuke.
  • Ryō Kitamura as Kirigakure Saizō.
  • Taku Yashiro as Yuri Kamonosuke.

 

Date Army:

  • Yūichirō Umehara as Date Masamune.
  • Nobuhiko Okamoto as Date Shigezane.
  • Takuya Satou as Katakura Kojūrō.

 

 

Sengoku Night Blood will broadcast on Tokyo MX, Sun TV, TV Aichi, and BS11 beginning in October of 2017.

 

Source: Animate Times

 

Paul Chapman is the host of The Greatest Movie EVER! Podcast and GME! Anime Fun Time.