Following the release of Season 1 of the anime “Golden Kamuy”, critics gave the show as a whole very high praise. What about the audience? They were completely delighted with the new historical anime, which became the highest rated of all projects released in 2018. How did the TV series win the hearts of the audience? First, it is an interesting display of the forgotten period in Japan, as well as the state of the Japanese island of Hokkaido after the Russo-Japanese wars. Secondly, an interesting storyline. Thirdly, vivid characters and their interaction with each other. Everything worked out in this anime project. The bottom line is several seasons, which, in all likelihood, will come out again and again…
- Release date for Season 4 of the anime “Golden Kamuy”
- Anime “Golden Kamuy”: which characters in the title role?
- The plot of the anime “Golden Kamuy”: what was and what will be?
- Curious facts about the anime “Golden Kamuy”
- Release dates for the new anime series “Golden Kamuy”
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Release date for Season 4 of the anime “Golden Kamuy”
And while critics give a positive outlook for the anime adaptation, fans are eagerly awaiting new episodes. However, the director is in no hurry to announce his intention to continue working on the new season. Given the growing popularity of the anime “Golden Kamuy” from season to season, the continuation of our beloved project will not be long in coming.
Therefore, according to the objective opinion of anime experts, Season 4 could be released in early 2022. However, it is believed that the new season will be released much earlier.
Anime “Golden Kamuy”: which characters in the title role?
- The main character of the anime is Saichi Sugimoto, a great soldier in the past, who served his country with faith and truth. The war made him tougher, while still having a good heart. Thanks to his excellent instinct for survival, Sugimoto fearlessly rushes into battle, he fights to the end, destroying the enemy as quickly as possible. A man is capable of quick recovery from severe injuries, unlike most people for whom such injuries would be fatal. For this reason, he was nicknamed “Immortal”.
- Another anime heroine is a sweet, but strong and brave girl Asirpa. Her slogan in life is “to survive at any cost.” The girl is not afraid of adults, considers herself to be their equal. Asirpa respects her culture and ancestors, so she lives according to the traditions and customs of the Ainu. After the death of her father, the girl has one goal – to take revenge.
The plot of the anime “Golden Kamuy”: what was and what will be?
The beginning of the 20th century. According to legend, people found large gold nuggets in the rivers of Hokkaido. The story tells about one man who killed the Ainu with special cruelty, took all their gold and hid it. But when he got to prison, everyone wanted to know about that place. The man was tortured, but he never revealed the secret of the location of the hidden treasure. The prisoner found a way out: he made tattoos with a code on the bodies of inmates. However, each tattoo separately does not give anything – only by connecting them together they can understand the message…
During the war, a friend of Saichi Sugimoto asked for a favor: to help his young wife, who is losing her sight more and more every day. In order to cure the girl, she needs an expensive operation in America. And then the story of the hidden gold becomes Sugimoto’s main target. Together with Asirpa, the Ainu girl, the main character sets off on a long and very dangerous journey…
Curious facts about the anime “Golden Kamuy”
- Saichi Sugimoto’s character is based on two real-life personalities. First, there is a war hero named Saichi Sugimoto (the only difference is in the writing of Chinese hieroglyphs), who is actually the ancestor of Satoru Noda, author of the manga “Golden Kamuy”. Second, a soldier named Hiroshi Funasaka, who was nicknamed the “Immortal” due to his miraculous survival of several severe injuries, including a gunshot wound to the neck.
- The author of the “Golden Kamuy” story, Sator Noda, was once asked the question: “Who would the main characters be if they lived at the present time?”. To which the author replied, “Saichi Sugimoto would be a Japanese athlete, and Asirpa would be a student in Otaru”.
- In August 2019, the British Museum in London hosted the largest manga exhibition outside of Japan. At the same time, the heroine of “Golden Kamuy” Asirpa was depicted on the advertisement.
Release dates for the new anime series “Golden Kamuy”
|Premiere of new episodes of the anime “Golden Kamuy”|
|Season 4, Episode 1||early 2022|
|Season 4, Episode 2||early 2022|
|Season 4, Episode 3||early 2022|
|Season 4, Episode 4||early 2022|
|Season 4, Episode 5||early 2022|
|Season 4, Episode 6||early 2022|
|Season 4, Episode 7||early 2022|
|Season 4, Episode 8||early 2022|
|Season 4, Episode 9||early 2022|
|Season 4, Episode 10||early 2022|