The 10th issue of the Shounen Sunday magazine has revealed that Kazuhiro Fujita’s supernatural battle manga Ushio & Tora is getting an anime adaptation this summer.
The series will be produced by MAPPA & Studio VOLN.
Ushio thinks that his father’s talk of an ancient ancestor impaling a demon on a temple altar stone with the legendary Beast Spear is nuts, but when he finds the monster in his own basement, Ushio has to take another look at the family legend! To save his friends and family from the invading spirits, Ushio is forced to release Tora from his captivity. But will the creature prove to be worse than the curse? (ADV Films)