The official website of Hanyou no Yashahime: Sengoku Otogizoushi (Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon), the anime sequel to Rumiko Takahashi's InuYasha franchise, revealed the main cast, additional staff, and the first promotional video on Friday. The television anime will air on Saturdays beginning on October 3 at 5:30 p.m. on Yomiuri TV and NTV.
Teruo Satou (InuYasha (TV) episode director) is helming the sequel anime at Sunrise, with Katsuyuki Sumisawa (InuYasha: Kanketsu-hen) handling the series composition. Yoshihito Hishinuma (Tales of the Abyss) is designing the characters, and Kaoru Wada (D.Gray-man) is composing the music. Original creator Rumiko Takahashi is credited for the main character designs.
North American anime and manga distributor VIZ Media holds the rights to digital streaming, electronic sell-through, and home video for the sequel anime for North and Latin American territories.