Visual Adaptation of Akira Toriyama's SAND LAND Manga Confirms Its 2023 Release
Sunrise, Kaimikaze Douga, and ANIMA co-work on anime production
Following the first teaser posted early this month, it is officially confirmed today that a visual adaptation of Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama's SAND LAND manga is now in the works for a release in 2023.
The anime project's official website has been opened along with a new teaser trailer to introduce its anime footage for the first time, and announced that Sunrise, Kaimikaze Douga, and ANIMA co-work on anime production.
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SAND LAND, the masterpiece by Akira Toriyama, will be animated in 2023!— SAND LAND【OFFICIAL】 (@sandland_pj) December 16, 2022
The animation is being produced by SUNRISE, Kamikaze Douga and ANIMA.
▼Check out the teaser trailer herehttps://t.co/GCS1VIfUqC#SANDLAND
Akira Toriyama's SAND LAND manga was published in Weekly Shonen Jump magazine between May and August 2000, eventually collected in a single volume that made its way over in English in 2003.
In a desert world where both demons and humans suffer from an extreme water shortage, Beelzebub, the prince of demons, and Rao, a small-town sheriff, form a tag-team and set off on an adventure in search of the Phantom Lake somewhere in the desert.
Source: "SAND LAND" project official website / Twitter / YouTube channel
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