The announcement of the return of the irreverent Vash the Stampede with a new anime series, Trigun Stampede has shocked thousands of fans of the steampunk universe created by Yasuhiro Nightow. The series was presented as a reboot of the 1998 anime, and by going into more detail, director Kenji Muto has clarified the objectives of the production.
In addition to reiterating the idea that Trigun Stampede will be a fresh start for the entire franchiseMuta explained that the group of artists from the Orange animation studio approached the project with the intention of “defining the meaning of creating such a work as entertainment for the age we live in”, Which probably led to the choice of using CGI, as shown in the first trailer.
Continuing to discuss what to expect from Vash’s return to the screens, the director said: “Although it’s a science fiction story, we wanted to build a world that resonated with our reality. We feel close and connected to the characters who do whatever they want in that world. Sara a series full of spectacular action sceneswhere outlaws, sheriffs and gunslingers will face each other constantly. “
Finally, Muto spoke about his role: “It’s about mine directorial debut, so it may not be perfect. But I am confident that it will be appreciated as a product. Have fun following the journey of the invincible Vash the Stampede, who never stops fleeing to the sound of bullets and violence. ”