Netflix has lifted the lid on the global release dates for Edens Zero and the Shaman King remake. Shaman King will arrive next on August 9, while Edens Zero will arrive on August 26.
Netflix also released a dub preview for Godzilla: Singular Point, which it previously announced will release globally on June 24.
Shaman King and Godzilla: Singular Point both premiered in Japan on April 1, while Edens Zero premiered on April 11. The Edens Zero Twitter page revealed back in April that the anime would release globally in Fall 2021. Shaman King and Edens Zero are adaptations, with the former being based on Hiroyuki Takei’s 1998 manga series and the latter being based on Hiro Mashima’s 2018 manga series.
Shaman King‘s staff includes Jōji Furuta (The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments) as director, Jōji Yonemura (Wave, Listen to Me!) as series composer, Sano Satohiko (Talentless Nana) as character designer, and Yūki Hayashi (My Hero Academia) as music composer. Studio Bridge is in charge of the animation production.
Kodansha describes the manga’s story as:
In the world of Shaman King, shamans possess mysterious powers that allow them to commune with gods, spirits, and even the dead…and Manta Oyamada’s about to learn all about them, because his class just welcomed a new transfer student: Yoh Asakura, a boy from way off in Izumo…and a shaman in training!
Godzilla: Singular Point‘s staff includes Atsuhi Takahashi (Blue Exorcist: The Movie) as director, Eiji Yamamori (Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, The Wind Rises) as monster designer, Kazue Kato (Blue Exorcist) as character designer, Toh Enjoe (The Empire of Corpses’) as series composer, and Kan Sawada (Doraemon) as music composer. Bones and Orange are in charge of the animation production.
Netflix describes the show as:
Brought together by a mysterious song, a grad student and an engineer lead the fight against an unimaginable force that may spell doom for the world.
Finally, Edens Zero‘s staff includes Shinji Ishihara (Talentless Nana director) as chief director, Yuji Suzuki (Talentless Nana episode director and storyboarder) as director, Mitsutaka Hirota (Rent-A-Girlfriend series composer) as series composer and scriptwriter, Sako Yurika (The Demon Girl Next Door animation director) as character designer, and Yoshihisa Hirano (Death Note, Hunter x Hunter) as music composer. J.C.Staff is in charge of the animation production.
Netflix describes the series as:
It is the year X492, an age in which people freely travel through the universe. Rebecca, a video-creating B-Cuber, visits the robotic world of Granbell and meets a young man with special powers: Shiki, who’s lived his entire life among machines. Soon Shiki is exploring the cosmos with Rebecca, encountering new places, people and things, and making friends along the way. Join in the adventure starting in 2021 on Netflix.
Source: Netflix Geeked Twitter