TOHO and Orange studio are producing a new anime series based on Yasuhiro Nightow‘s Trigun manga. The series is title as Trigun Stampede and is set to release in 2023.
Crunchyroll will be simulcasting the anime in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, CIS, the Philippines, Singapore, India, Pakistan, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal.
The anime will also have a panel at Anime Expo in July 2022. The guests during the panel will be:
- Creator: Yasuhiro Nightow
- Designer: Kouji Tajima
- Orange Producer: Kiyotaka Waki and Yoshihiro Watanabe
- TOHO Producer: Katsuhiro Takei
The dates for the Anime Expo and Orange Expo are as follows:
TRIGUN STAMPEDE Anime Expo Panel
Date: Day 2 – July 2 at 8:00 PM PT
Location: JW Marriott Hotel
Orange Presents: Studio Panel
Date: Day 3 – July 3 at 4:15 PM PT
The original Trigun manga ran from 1995 to 1997 and was published by Monthly Shonen Champion. The sequel ran from 1997 to 2007 and was published by Young King OURS. Dark Horse released the English edition of the manga in North America.
The anime series aired in 1998 and was produced by Madhouse. While the film Trigun: Badlands Rumble was released in 2010.
Anime News Network describes the movie as, “Based on a story by original manga creator Nightow and director Satoshi Nishimura, the film follows Vash the Stampede and the outlaw Gasback in a period before the original anime’s finale. Vash journeys to a town surrounded by quicksand where Gasback has a conflict with the mayor. As the story unfolds, Vash discovers his actions 20 years ago incited the current troubles involving bounty hunters, bodyguards, and vendettas.“