An anime adaptation of the seinen manga Sword Gai
has been green-lit. The anime will be produced by DLE
and Fields entertainment. The anime is expected to be released in Spring 2016.
The manga by Toshiki Inoue
(story) and Wosamu Kine
(art) follows the eponymous protagonist of the manga (Gai), an orphan who gets adopted by a swordsmith. He loses his right arm while forging a sword and gets a demonic sword, forged into a new arm, as a replacement. Now, he must fight countless enemies and a cruel fate.
The manga began serialization in late 2012 in Heroes
Character Design: Amemiya Keita
Original Work: Toshiki Inoue
Illustration: Wosamu Kine