“Rurouni Kenshin: The Beginning” has dropped a new set of official production stills ahead of its 4th June 2021 playdate. The original cast will be reprising their roles, including Takeru Satoh as Kenshin Himura, Emi Takei as Kaoru Kamiya, Munetaka Aoki as Sanosuke Sagara, Taketo Tanaka as Yahiko Myoujin, and Yuu Aoi as Megumi Takani.
Yosuke Eguchi will also return as Hajime Saitou, while Mackenyu is joining the cast as antagonist Anishi Yukishiro. Kasumi Arimura is also joining the cast as Kenshin’s wife, Tomoe Yukishiro.
In related news, the three previous films, “Rurouni Kenshin”, “Rurouni Kenshin Kyoto Inferno”, and “Rurouni Kenshin The Legend Ends” will be re-released in Japan on the 2nd, 9th and 16th of April respectively, before the first instalment of the final film “Rurouni Kenshin THE FINAL” hits cinemas 23rd April.