On the official Twitter account of the anime adaptation of “Ikki Tousen”, it was announced that the manga series “Shin Ikkitousen” (Eng.: “New Battle Vixens, Dragon Girls”) will receive an anime adaptation next year.
Shin Ikkitousen Release Date
Concrete details about the anime adaptation, such as the format and contributors, have yet to be revealed. It is already confirmed that the broadcast will take place in the course of 2022 on the Japanese pay-TV channel AT-X. You can see a teaser image for the announcement below.
Like the previous “Ikki Tousen” manga, “Shin Ikki Tousen” was penned by Yuji Shiozaki. The series has been published in the Japanese publisher Shonen Gahosha’s “Young King Ours” magazine since November 2015 and counts four volumes so far.
Set after the manga series “Ikki Tousen,” which was adapted as a 13-part anime series titled “Battle Vixens: Ikki Tousen” in the summer of 2003, the work focuses on a new main heroine. It also serves as a sequel to the OVA “Ikki Tousen: Western Wolves.”
Shin Ikkitousen Storyline
For generations, a bloody war has raged between seven high schools in the Tokyo area. The students are reincarnations of legendary heroes who once fought for authority in the region. One day, the dumb but better-built Sonsaku Hakufu arrives as a new student at Nan’yo Private School. Already on the first day she defeats several fighters. Should this sex bomb, whose dress constantly tears and who even forgets her own name, really be the chosen on…?