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Friday, May 18, 2018

Gakuen Basara: Anime Reveals Main Character Designs



The official website of the animated television adaptation of Gakuen Basara, a spinoff of the video game franchise Sengoku Basara of Capcom, has revealed the character designs of its protagonists. The voices of the characters return from the rest of the franchise.


Kazuya Nakai as Date Masamune


Soichiro Hoshi as Sanada Yukimura


Toshiyuki Morikawa as Katakura Kojuro


Takehito Koyasu as Sarutobi Sasuke


Masakazu Morita as Maeda Keiji


Ryuuzou Ishino as Motochika Chosokabe


Shigeru Nakahara as Motonari Mori


In the history we see the characters of the franchise, the feudal lords of the era of the belligerent states of Japan, being students in an institute of the modern era. Date Masamune and Sanada Yukimura are rivals fighting to replace Toyotomi Hideyoshi in his position as student council president. To date there are several official compilation volumes released under this premise, having reached the market first in 2007.

Minoru Ohara (Glass no Kantai) will direct the anime under Brain's Base, with Kouji Miura (Examurai Sengoku) in charge of the scripts. Haruhito Takada (Kaiji) designs the characters, while Hiroyuki Kobayashi and Makoto Yamamoto of Capcom will supervise the project.

The Capcom franchise already inspired three animated series for television, an animated film, a series of real image that had two compilation films and several adaptations to theater.