Shaman King 2021 Episode 1 will be starting the reboot of the original series of the same name that aired from 2001 to 2002 for a total of 64 episodes. The anime series is based on the manga of the same name written by Hiroyuki Takei. The manga series was originally published by Shueisha in their Weekly shonen jump magazine from June 1998 to August 2004 for a total of 35 manga volumes.
The current adaptation is directed by Joji Furuta who has worked on Inuyasha, Giant Killing, and other animes before. The animation for the series is given by ‘Studio Bridge’ whose past work includes Fairy Tail Series. The streaming rights for the series were acquired by Netflix and they will distribute the series soon.
The story of the series revolves around You Asakura who is a shaman (someone who can contact a spirit) and serves as a key to connect the living world with the dead. You want to become the Shaman King and then reshape the world but to gain this ability he must win the Shaman Fight Tournament held every 500 years for choosing the next Shaman King.
Determined You starts his training on a very tough schedule guided by his fiance Hao Asakura and this starts the Shamanic adventure of our protagonist You Asakura. The series has too much offer and we are sure that the Shaman King (2021) will live up to the hype. For the release date and more details check the below headings.
Shaman King 2021 Episode 1 Release Date and Time
Shaman King 2021 Episode 1 will be released on 1st April 2021 at 5:55 PM according to Japanese Standard Time (JST). After this weekly episodes will be released every Thursday.
|Shaman King 2021 Episode 1 Release Date
|1st April 2021
|Shaman King 2021 Episode 1 Release Time
|5:55 PM JST
Shaman King 2021 Trailer
The trailer explains the plot a little and what are shamans. The trailer contains part of Yoh’s shaman training and other characters who will be introduced in the series later. Check out the official trailer here
Where to watch Shaman King 2021 Episode 1 Online?
You can watch Shaman King 2021 Episode 1 Online on Netflix. Netflix will distribute the series worldwide but the date has not been announced yet. But various websites will also be broadcasting the anime as soon as it gets released in Japan. You can watch the show there but make sure you also use Netflix as it directly supports the author and the studio.
Shaman King 2021 Characters List
- You Asakura (Main Protagonist)
- Ren Tao
- Hao Asakura
- Anna Kyouyama
- Manta Oyadama
- Horokeu Usui
The story of the anime Shaman King 2021 follows a shaman You Asakura who can contact the spirits and plays the role of the connecting medium of the living and the dead. With the desire to become the Shaman King, You is going to train hard and win the Shaman Fight that is organized every 500 years.
To reach his goal he needs some hard training and some strong allies so that he can test his strength. This starts the adventure of You Asakura as he aspires to become the Shaman King and reform the world as he wants.
The episode count for the series has not been revealed yet but it is most likely to have 24 episode season or it can also follow the ongoing trend of two cour shows. Well, these details will be revealed later and we will update them as soon as we receive them.