The new animated TV series adaptation of the “Touken Ranbu Online” video game will be titled “Katsugeki Touken Ranbu,” it has been revealed. The series will premiere in July.

The first key visual was also unveiled, showing Izuminokami Kanesada and Mutsunokami Yoshiyuki brandishing their swords.

A newly released second promotional video clip features the two samurai warriors and introduces Horikawa Kunihiro.

The series is directed by Toshiyuki Shirai and produced by anime studio Ufotable Inc.

Two projects to adapt “Touken Ranbu Online” into anime were announced at the AnimeJapan 2016 convention held in March 2016.

The first show, “Touken Ranbu-Hanamaru” produced by Doga Kobo Inc., aired from October to December 2016.

“Touken Ranbu Online” is a video game featuring attractive anthropomorphized characters modeled on real-life legendary swords and spears.

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