Tenpo Suikoden – Classic Story Gets Anime Adaptation


According to official website, it was announced that an old Japanese story inpired by Shi Nai’an’s classic 14th century Chinese novel “Water Margin” will be getting an anime adaptation.

Series will be titled Tenpo Suidoken NEO.

In the original story, a large band of outlaws are given amnesty by the government to fight foreign forces and rebels. The Tenpo Suidoken version relocates the story to the Chiba Prefecture town of Tōnoshō, and it revolves around the chivalrous battles of Sasagawa no Shigezō and Iioka Sukegorō.

via Anime News Network