Netflix Asia has revealed via their official YouTube account that “Rurouni Kenshin: Beginning” will drop on 30th July in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore — with more countries and territories to be announced. The first film in the 2-part series, “Rurouni Kenshin: The Final”, launched earlier this month on 18th June.
The original cast from the previous Kenshin movies 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.