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SWORDGAI: The Animation / Sword Gai The Animation

Genres: action
Plot Summary: Gai was born beside a woman who met her death in a forest. He was adopted by the swordsmith Amon. A few years later, Gai becomes Amon’s apprentice, and during the forging of a sword, he loses his right arm. To help him, Amon crushes the demon sword Shiryū (lit. Death Dragon) to form it into Gai’s replacement right arm. Gai then is able to fuse with the weapon on his arm, and fights against his enemies.
Vintage: 2018-03-23

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Sword Gai: The Animation Part II

Plot Summary: The battle with Zsoltgewinn ends calamitously, with Ichijo turning into a Busoma and Gai being forced to fulfill a promise that has serious consequences for him. Meanwhile, other threats are afoot as Marcus loses control over a matter of love, Kagami schemes to rescue her father even at the cost of crossing the Shoshidai, Shin starts to take an interest in Sayaka, Shin’s sister endures her own perils, and Princess Himiko starts making moves of her own. A bullied youth also gets help from an unlikely source, while a certain hairdresser just can’t seem to shake the attentions of a certain portly hammer-wielder. Behind it all, a couple of key schemers, one human and one Busoma, make their ultimate moves.
Number of episodes: 12
Vintage: 2018-07-30

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Netflix to Premiere Sword Gai Anime Simultaneously Worldwide in Spring 2018

posted on 2017-08-01 18:15 EDT
Manga by Osamu Kine, Kamen Rider Agito’s Toshiki Inoue, Garo’s Keita Amemiya launched in 2012

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What’s up with that?

More than likely has something to do with Sony Pictures / Funimation deal. Since this comes one or 2 days after that announcement, it can’t merely be a coincidence.

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Netflix Reveals Visuals for Sword Gai: The Animation Series

posted on 2017-08-02 13:23 EDT

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Sword Gai: The Animation’s Visual, Main Staff Revealed

posted on 2017-11-30 13:06 EST by Jennifer Sherman
1st episode premieres at Tokyo Comic Con on Sunday, prior to Netflix premiere next spring

Sword Gai Anime Reveals New Cast Members, Theme Song Artist, March Worldwide Debut

posted on 2018-02-01 22:00 EST
Jouji Nakata, Tomokazu Sugita, Hiro Shimono, Toshihiko Seki, Rina Satou, Takaya Kuroda cast

Sword Gai Anime Unveils New Cast Members, New Video

posted on 2018-02-28 10:40 EST
Kenji Hamada, Yu Shimamura, Masaharu Satō, Takaya Hashi, Sumi Shimamoto cast

Sword Gai Anime’s Trailer Previews Yūto Uemura’s Opening Song

posted on 2018-03-23 10:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Series premiered on Netflix on Friday

This Week in Anime: What the Hell Happened in Sword Gai: The Animation?

by Nicholas Dupree and Steve Jones, Mar 27th 2018

Sword Gai Anime to Continue With Part II This Summer

posted on 2018-04-01 07:00 EDT
Nobunaga Shimazaki, Maaya Uchida join cast

ANN Review - Sword Gai: The Animation Episodes 1-12 streaming

by Theron Martin, Apr 11th 2018

Sword Gai Anime’s Part II Reveals Additional Cast, July 30 Premiere

posted on 2018-06-29 11:50 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Ayumu Murase, Haruka Shiraishi, Maria Naganawa, Akane Fujita, Junichi Yanagita join cast

Netflix Streams Clean Opening Video for Sword Gai Anime’s Part II

posted on 2018-07-30 06:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Sequel 12-episode series available in full on Netflix with English dub, sub

ANN Review - Sword Gai: The Animation Part II

by Theron Martin, Aug 31st 2018

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Sword Gai Official Trailer