New Visual and Trailer Released for "Yasuke", Out April 2021 on Netflix!



Fantasy, Historical, Sci-Fi, Mecha, Samurai

Airing Date:
Spring 2021


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Official Images / Key Visuals


A fantasy period drama which also includes Oda Nobunaga in its cast.

Yasuke is a mixture of mecha and magic in an alternate version of the Warring States period when Yasuke becomes the first African samurai. The strange life of the Ronin Yasuke will be revealed.

The setting is Warring States period in Japan. There was a Bushi (Japanese warrior) who was from Africa and served Nobunaga Oda. He wins many battles and came to be called "Black Samurai".
He is Yasuke --- Legendary African samurai.

In an alternate verion of a war-torn feudal Japan where samurai, with mechs, and magic exist, Yasuke, an unknown, yet legendaruly strong ronin struggles to live a peaceful life after a life full of death and violence.

When a local village is found in the middle of a daimyo war, Yasuke takes up his sword once more to transport a mysterious child chased by both warlords and dark forces.

Characters & Voice Actors List


Voice Actor: LaKeith Lee "Keith" Stanfield

Nobunaga Oda

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Main Staff
  • Original Creator: LeSean Thomas
  • Director: LeSean Thomas
  • Character Design: Takeshi Koike
  • Music: Flying Lotus
  • Chief Director: Takeshi Satou
  • Chief Animator: Satoshi Iwataki
  • Art Director: Junichi Higashi

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