Further details are still pending
Nothing is known about the type of anime adaptation, such as TV series, film or OVA, at the moment. A start or release date as well as details about the contributors are still pending. We will continue to keep you informed.
The series is set in the Edo period of Japan and is about Jinta, the bodyguard of the priestess Itsukihime in a remote village in the mountains. Although he is a stranger, he is given the task of eliminating a demon, but Jinta predicts a mysterious future.
The original light novel by Motoo Nakanishi, of which there are now over 230,000 copies in circulation, started in June 2019 with illustrations by Tamaki in Japan and so far counts seven volumes. An eighth volume is announced for October 2021. The first volume of yuu Satomi’s manga adaptation went on sale in Japan on September 6, 2021.
Trailer of the Kijin Gentosho Manga:
Kijin Gentosho Storyline
In the Edo period, there was a shrine girl named Itsukihime. Your bodyguard Jinta is tasked with defeating a mysterious demon in the forests. However, he tells Jinta about the distant future in the forests where Jinta went to fight the demon.