Shenmue: The AnimationShenmue will become an anime. A collaboration between Crunchyroll e Adult Swim will in fact lead to the animated transposition of the famous saga started in 1999 on Sega Dreamcast, the official title will be Shenmue: The Animation. The rumors about a project related to the Yu Suzuki series had already chased each other in recent days, thanks to some advances provided by the famous insider Dusk Golem, and have found confirmation today.

Crunchyroll has announced that it has a 13 episode series planned, with animations by Telecom Animation Film (Tower of God). The direction will be entrusted to Chikara Sakurai (One Punch Man Season 2) while Yu Suzuki, creator of the videogame saga, will be executive producer.

More information on Shenmue: The Animation is expected today during the Crunchyroll Expo panel online which will be held starting at 21 pm Italian.