A new, lengthier trailer has been released for the English version of the Netflix anime Yasuke. It’s almost two and a half minutes long and lets us see more visuals and hear more of the voices.
More of the cast has also been disclosed. Takehiro Hira plays Nobunaga, Maya Tanida plays Saki, Ming-Na Wen plays Natsumaru, Paul Nakauchi plays Morisuke, Darren Criss plays Haruto, Julie Marcus plays Nikita, William Christopher Stephens plays Achoja, Dia Frampton plays Ishikawa, Don Donahue plays Abraham, Amy Hill plays Daimyo, and Noshi Dalal plays Kurosaka.
The anime is directed by LeSean Thomas, with Studio MAPPA producing the animation. It will premiere on Netflix April 29.
Danica Davidson is the author of the bestselling Manga Art for Beginners with artist Melanie Westin, and its sequel, Manga Art for Intermediates, with professional Japanese mangaka Rena Saiya. Check out her other comics and books at www.danicadavidson.com.