Netflix has revealed a new trailer for Samurai Rabbit: Chronicles of Usagi, animated series based on historical action fantasy comics by Stan Sakai Usagi Yojimbo. The show will premiere on April 28.
Set in the futuristic city of Neo Edo, Samurai Rabbit: Chronicles of Usagi tells the story of Yuichi Usagi, a teenage swordsman and a distant descendant of the legendary warrior Miyamoto Usagi. With the help of a group of rogue warriors including a stubborn bounty hunter named Gen, an acrobatic pickpocket named Kitsune, and an aloof ninja named Chizu, Yuichi will have to confront the creatures. evil and terrifying object summoned from another dimension if he hopes. Save Neo Edo and become a true samurai warrior.
The trailer looks like a future chanbara version of Star Fox Adventureswith a variety of anthropomorphic animals in Japanese costumes running, swinging and jumping through a futuristic sci-fi metropolis while being chased by hand-held construction robots Buzzsaw, villainous yokai, and other villains. other nefarious enemies as they fight for victory.
For those unfamiliar with the series, Usagi Yojimbo is a very successful manga series with influences from Kurosawa Akira movies as well as the exploits of legendary swordsman Miyamoto Musashi. It is perhaps best known in the West for its close association with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series. Miyamoto Usagi’s character made several appearances in the 1987 anime series, the second season of the 2003 anime series, and the fifth season of the 2012 CG anime series.