Rurouni Kenshin Episode 1 Release Date
Most places around the world will get Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan Episode 1 on Thursday, July 6, 2023. In Japan, the first episode of Rurouni Kenshin will come out on Friday, July 7, 2023, at 12:55 a.m. JST. So, the show will come out at different times in different time zones.
Episode 1 of Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan can be watched around the world at these times:
- Pacific Standard Time: 7:55 am, Thursday, July 6, 2023
- Central Standard Time: 9:55 am, Thursday, July 6, 2023
- Eastern Standard Time: 10:55 am, Thursday, July 6, 2023
- British Standard Time: 3:55 pm, Thursday, July 6, 2023
- Central European Time: 4:55 pm, Thursday, July 6, 2023
- Indian Standard Time: 9:25 pm, Thursday, July 6, 2023
- Philippine Standard Time: 11:55 pm, Thursday, July 6, 2023
- Australian Central Standard Time: 1:25 am, Friday, July 7, 2023
Where to Watch Rurouni Kenshin Episode 1?
According to the official Twitter account and website for the cartoon, first time it will be shown will be on Fuji TV’s Noitamina block, Kansai TV, Akita TV, and other Japanese TV networks.
After that, you’ll be able to watch the first episode of Rurouni Kenshin on Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, Netflix, and other streaming services. But Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan will not be available to watch on Crunchyroll, which is the biggest anime streaming site. Instead, fans will have to use one of the other streaming platforms that are out there.
What to Expect From Rurouni Kenshin Episode 1?
The first episode of Rurouni Kenshin will probably be like the first episode of the last version of the series. It will tell about the past of the former assassin Himura Kenshin. The show might tell more about his past as Hitokiri Battousai, a cruel killer. After Bakumatsu ended, Battousai changed his appearance and became Himura Kenshin, a wandering warrior.
He meets Kaoru Kamiya, the owner and head teacher of a small dojo, on his peaceful trip to make up for his mistakes. Since a man who said he was Battousai was trying to close the dojo, Himura Kenshin chooses to work with Kaoru Kamiya to clear his name. As he tries to do this, he also tries to save the school.
The Cast and Crew of Rurouni Kenshin Anime
The anime will be a new version of the book by Nobuhiro Watsuki called “Rurouni Kenshin.” Liden Films is famous for making the animated movie Tokyo Revengers, Cells at Work! The graphics for the show will be done by Code Black and Call of the Night. Hideo Yamamoto, who is known for Strike the Blood and Cells at Work!, will be in charge of directing it. Call for help.
The stories will be written by Hideyuki Kurata, who has worked on games like Made in Abyss and Goblin Slayer. Terumi Nishii makes the designs for the characters, and Yu Takami is in charge of the sounds. Also, Nobuhiro Watsuki, who wrote the “Rurouni Kenshin” comics, will be in charge of how the characters look and how the story goes.
About Rurouni Kenshin Anime
Nobuhiro Watsuki is the author of the book Rurouni Kenshin. It came out in a total of 28 books between 1994 and 1999. A 95-episode cartoon TV show and an animated movie were made from it. The first 62 episodes were based on the first 18 books, but episodes 63 through 95 are all new. A number of OVA shows were also made available. A new version of the anime based on the manga came out in July 2023. It was made by the company Liden Films.
Rurouni Kenshin, a remake of the 1990s popular anime series, will start airing this summer. Episode 1 will be released on July 6, 2023, and can be watched worldwide. The show follows former assassin Himura Kenshin, who becomes a wandering warrior and meets Kaoru Kamiya, the owner of a small dojo. The anime is based on the book by Nobuhiro Watsuki, and will be produced by Liden Films, known for their animated movies. The show will feature Hideo Yamamoto, Hideyuki Kurata, Terumi Nishii, and Yu Takami, with Nobuhiro Watsuki writing the comics.
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