VIZ Media announced today that their popular sequel to Inuyasha is headed to a number of streaming services on October 3, 2020. Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon will debut simultaneously on Crunchyroll, Funimation, and Hulu, allowing viewers to see the adventures of Towa and Setsuna on multiple platforms and will be available for simulcast in North and Latin American territories with subtitles. An English dub is currently slated to follow shortly after the sub version is released.
Brad Woods, VIZ Media CMO, is excited to bring the series to a wide audience, and said that “We can’t wait for both Inuyasha and anime fans of all ages to discover the spirit of adventure and friendship in Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon, which will be coming to Crunchyroll, Funimation, and Hulu this October.”
For those unfamiliar with Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon, the story revolves around the daughters of Sesshomaru and Inuyasha as they set out on a journey through time that starts in feudal Japan and end up in the present day, allowing for some cross-time demon-slaying adventure and hijinks.
The current voice cast includes Sara Matsumoto as Towa Higurashi, Mikako Komatsu as Setsuna, and Azusa Tadokoro as the voice of Moroha.
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