May 27, 2022

Shenmue Anime Announced

Adult Swim and Crunchyroll have announced that SEGA’s Shenmue is their latest collaboration. The series also has Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki on-board.

Shenmue is getting the anime treatment, courtesy of Crunchyroll and Adult Swim.

Officially announced at the Virtual Crunchyroll Expo, Shenmue: The Animation has been greenlit for a 13-episode series.

Telecom Animation Film is on-board for production, with One-Punk Man: Season 2 director Chikara Sakurai tapped as well. What’s more, Yu Suzuki, Shenmue series creator is in tow as well.

Shenmue marks the third collaboration between Crunchyroll and Adult Swim, however, details on it are currently sparse. We’ll have more news on this story when they emerge.


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