Illustration for article titled To the abandoned sacred beast gets an anime adaptation

A fantasy story set after the American Civil War

Studio MAPPA has announced that it is working in the aniamtion of the manga “To the abandoned Sacred Beasts”and it is set to premiere this year.


Yun Shishido is directing the anime at Studio MAPPA; Shigeru Murakoshi is in charge of the scripts; Daisuke Niinuma is in charge of the character design.

Vertical is punlishing the manga in the west and describes the story as follows:

“During a protacted civil war that pitted the North against the South, the outnumbered Northerners used dark magic to create monsterous super-soldiers called Incarnates. Now that the war has ended, those Sacred Beasts must learn to make their way in a peaceful society, or face death at the hands of a Beast Hunter.

Nancy Schaal Bancroft, the daughter of an Incarnate, turns to hunting the hunter herself. But once she catches up with her quarry, she discovers hard truths about the lives of these Sacred Beasts.”


Via: Anime News Network

Share This Story

Get our newsletter