The main character is played by Toshiro Mifune, directed by Takashi Miike.
Capcom and Netflix have announced that an anime is in the works Onimusha Based on. The artwork is produced by Sublimation, which is a Dragon’s Dogma series, and the director is known for his unique films Takashi Miike will be
Capcom didn’t reveal too many details, but we can expect “3DCG” animated characters on hand-drawn backgrounds. Miyamoto Musashi, the protagonist, is legendary Toshiro Mifune modeled on his appearance – the actor, who died 25 years ago, became world famous in the films of Akira Kurosawa, but he had more than 150 roles.
By the way, the game series started in 2001 on the PlayStation 2 Onimusha: Warlordswith and had several sequels. The original was released in 2019 remasteras, but it is not clear whether they want to resurrect the once popular series. The first-person action game is a kind of retelling of Japanese history, but with superhuman elements. In December 2019, it was sold at 8.5 million franchise, making it Capcom’s 9th most successful series. It is extra interesting that the 2004 Onimusha 3: Demon SiegeIn , Jean Reno lent his appearance to the French protagonist, who switches places with the Japanese hero, Hidemitsu Samanosuke Akechi.
It is not yet known when the adaptation will come streamingsurface.