The combined 36th and 37th issue of Shueisha's Young Jump
magazine will reveal on its Thursday release that Ryuu Fujisaki
's fantasy manga Houshin Engi
) will get a new TV anime adaptation. The announcement was stated that it will be a remake and three new voice cast members have been revealed.
Taikoubou: Kensho Ono
(Bungou Stray Dogs
Bunchuu: Tomoaki Maeno
Sibuxiang: Takahiro Sakurai
was serialized under Shueisha's Weekly Shounen Jump
magazine from 1996 to 2000. Shueisha has released are 23 compiled manga volumes. North American manga publisher VIZ Media has released all volumes in English as Hoshin Engi
The series has inspired a 26-episode anime adaptation
titled Senkaiden Houshin Engi
produced by Studio Deen
and directed by Junji Nishimura
(Kyou kara Maou!
) in 1999.