This week, we are talking about pleasure districts, treasure hunts and the parallel world in our 3 animated recommendations to discover on your specialized platforms!
FIND THESE ANIMATES ON THE SITES OF DNA, WAKANIM & CRUNCHYROLL.
DEMON SLAYER (WAKANIM, CRUNCHYROLL, NETFLIX)
Tanjiro Kamado is a teenage demon hunter in search of answers after the massacre of his family. Accompanied by his cursed little sister, and his friends, the fearful Zenitsu and the angry Inosuke, he goes in search of the person responsible for the death of his relatives.
But during his journey, he will meet formidable slayers and ruthless demons who take a rather dim view of the survival of the young girl, who herself has become a creation of the night.
Is it still useful to present it? The second best-selling saga in the world and now ranked number 1 at the Japanese box office, Demon Slayer is undoubtedly one of the animation series that will have marked the new generation! This shônen, which has become essential, takes us into the Taisho era to follow the initiatory journey of an atypical and endearing team.
Impossible not to be captivated by its music and its sets, directed by ufotable studios. Between emotional sequences and large action scenes, you can only take in your eyes. After the success of the Infinity Train in the cinema, the new arc of this season 2 has just started!
Entitled Le Quartier des Plaisirs, it features a new eccentric and badass pillar: Tengen Uzui. The latter will help our friends to face formidable demons! The first episode, lasting 45 minutes, is already available, and it keeps all of its promises!
GOLDEN KAMUI (DNA, CRUNCHYROLL)
Nicknamed “The Immortal”, Saichi Sugimoto is a former soldier who survived the deadly war that unfolded at the beginning of the 20th century between Japan and Russia. Now he finds himself alone in the vast expanse of desert in the north of the country and he needs a lot of money for a very specific purpose.
The discovery of a map takes him on the tracks of a treasure, 75 kilos of gold accumulated by the indigenous people of the Ainu… In the company of Ashirpa, they risk themselves in a survival adventure in search of the gold and the wife of his old comrade.
Inspired by the story of his own grandfather (whose protagonist takes his name), Noda Satoru offers us here a historical and ethnological series which has sold nearly 4 million copies. Praised by expert anthropologists, linguists and historians, Golden Kamui is based on solid documentation prepared in advance by the author to be as accurate as possible.
This hard work of research was also rewarded with the Grand Prix du Manga Tasisho in 2016 and the Osamu Tetzuka Cultural Prize in 2018. With a duo of perfectly matched protagonists, immerse yourself in Japan at the beginning of the 20th century, where adventures mingle , humor and action.
It’s the right moment: much appreciated by the public, the series has just been renewed for a fourth season! a fourth has just started on Crunchyroll. And for the readers, know that Sébastien Ludmann, the French translator of the manga, was winner of the Konishi Prize. A nugget of quality, on paper, as on screen.
WORLD TRIGGER (DNA, CRUNCHYROLL)
World Trigger takes us to the town of Mikado. The latter is invaded by terrifying creatures, the Neighbors, since a portal to another dimension has appeared. For a long time, humans were helpless in the face of this power, until the creation of the Border Defense Force, equipped with special weapons, the Triggers.
Young Osamu Mikumo is part of this organization. The story begins when he meets a newcomer to his class, Yûma Kuga, from the other world.
Written and drawn by Daisuke Ashihara, the manga World Trigger began its publication in 2013. The following year, an anime adaptation was already emerging! In 2016, everything came to an abrupt halt as the author fell ill, leaving fans in suspense after 73 episodes.
Five years later, season 2 has finally arrived! It has been broadcast as a simulcast on Crunchyroll since January 9, to the delight of aficionados who were desperate to see the sequel. And if you don’t know, let yourself be tempted by the breathtaking adventures of Osamu and Yûma, extremely endearing characters! The animation is ultra-polished and the fights dynamic and exhilarating.
The third season is currently being broadcast on your French platforms!