Yu Gi Oh !! Go Rush !!, the newest anime from the long-running franchise, is in development and the story will feature a very unique protagonist.
A brand new long-term animated series Yu Gi Oh ! the franchise is ready for a duel.
The official Yu Gi Oh ! The Twitter account posted a visual teaser, giving card game fans a first look at the colorful characters and new monsters in the series. Yu Gi Oh ! Go Rush !! is set for the first time in April 2022 and will feature, for the first time in franchise history, an alien as the main protagonist.
The story will follow Yudias, an alien from the planet Belgar. He travels to Earth to find Rush Duel, which he hopes will help him and his friends find a bright future after being forced out of their home star system. However, when he arrives on Earth, Yudias meets siblings Yuama and Yūhi, who are part of a group that gets rid of aliens.
Bridge, the studio behind the previous series, Yu Gi Oh ! Seven, product Yu Gi Oh ! Go Rush !! with Nobuhiro Kondo (Muhyo and Roji Supernatural Investigation Office) as director and Naoto Hashimoto (Street Fighter II: the animated film) as deputy director. Toshimitsu Takeuchi oversees the composition of the series, Hiroshi Yamamoto (Yu Gi Oh ! Seven) is the sound director and Kazuko Tadano and Hiromi Matsushita are designing the characters. Masahiro Hikokubo is in charge of the duel layout.
Several members of the voice cast have been revealed. This includes Arthur Lounsbery as Yudias, Takuya Eguchi (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train) like Zwijo, Koko Fukushima like Yuama and Toshiki Kumagai like Yūhi.
The original Yu Gi Oh ! Kazuki Takahashi manga has been serialized into Shueisha’s Weekly Shōnen Jump from September 1996 to March 2004. Since then, Yu Gi Oh ! has evolved into a huge multimedia franchise that includes a plethora of manga and anime series, related movies, video games, books, and a collectible card game.
Yu Gi Oh ! Go Rush !! isn’t the only official franchise development that was recently announced to fans’ delight: a cushion version of the iconic Duel Disc is now available for purchase from the Kaiba Corporation store and Yu Gi Oh ! MASTER DUEL, a new game that will allow users to play the popular collectible card game digitally, is slated for release this winter.
While fans will have to wait until next year to see Yu Gi Oh ! Go Rush !!, other anime entries in the franchise are available to stream on Hulu, Crunchyroll, and Netflix.
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