A Fist of the Blue Sky anime adaptation has been announced. This news comes from the official website of Fist of the Blue Sky. The anime will be titled “Fist of the Blue Sky Regenesis” and is a prequel to the classic Fist of the North Star anime created by Tetsuo Hara. Fist of the Blue Sky Regenesis is set to premier on April 2, 2018, on Amazon Prime in Japan.
If you haven’t heard of Fist of the Blue Sky here is a brief synopsis by Gutsoon! Entertainment who published the English version of the series:
“It is just before WWII, Kasumi Kenshiro hides as a quiet, absent-minded professor teaching literature at a small women’s college in Tokyo. Once the 62nd Grand Master of Hokuto Shinken, “God Fist of the North Star,” and known has Yan Wang, or “the King of Death,” who preserved the peace in the “City of Devils.”
A fighter of thugs and drug dealers, Kasumi seeks anonymity and a quiet life until the death of his lover, and former brothers, forces him to return to Shanghai to fulfill his destiny and avenge the deaths of his associates.”
Enjoy the trailer and the promotional poster below.