Save the date! This December 14, “Yu Yu Hakusho”, the beloved manga gets a live-action adaptation that will debut exclusively on Netflix. The cast will include Takumi Kitamura, Jun Shison, Kanata Hongo, and Shuhei Uesugi. It will be directed by Sho Tsukikawa.
It has been more than three decades since this beloved manga first captured the hearts and imagination of the readers. The legendary author, Yoshihiro Togashi, made waves when it was serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump for four years from 1990. The series will be a refreshing experience, both new and old fans will be able to enjoy it!
Netflix utilizes a unique global one-team production strategy that includes both Japan and the United States for this project. This approach gives guaranteed quality and authenticity for “Yu Yu Hakusho”, a similar approach to the “ONE PIECE” live-action series.
Additionally, Scanline VFX will be working with them on this project! They are an international dream team that has the most advanced CG and VFX technologies from around the world. They have given life to all the characters while delivering realistic battle action sequences.
“Yu Yu Hakusho” took five years to complete. The team was meticulous in ensuring that the subtleties of every character’s emotions were accurately depicted. The fusion of state-of-the-art technology and staying true to the source material will make this worth the watch!
Watch ‘Yu Yu Hakusho’ on December 14, 2023, only on Netflix.