Japanese Fantasy Anime Series "Ishura" to Debut On Disney+ Hotstar On January 3rd

In 2024 all-new Japanese anime returns to Disney+ Hotstar with the long-awaited release of Ishura on January 3.

japanese fantasy anime series ishura to debut on disney+ hotstar on january 3rd

An eagerly anticipated adaptation of the hit manga of the same name, Ishura tells the story of a world following the demise of the Demon King. With a host of demigods desperately trying to prove themselves as the “One True Hero”, these champions take on the world’s toughest challenges and competitors to determine who is the strongest of them all.

Adapted for the screen by Passione (Yuri Is My Job, Love Flops), Ishura is directed by Takeo Takahashi and Yuki Ogawa, with character design by Yoko Kikuchi and Yuka Takashina.

Set to release from January 3, Ishura joins an ever-growing library of exciting Japanese anime content available on Disney+ Hotstar. Fans of unmissable Japanese storytelling can subscribe to Disney+ Hotstar today to enjoy access to other captivating series including: PHOENIX: EDEN17, an adaptation of Osamu Tezuka’s seminal work that takes viewers on a dangerous extraterrestrial adventure to a new planet filled with nothing but misery; SYNDUALITY Noir about a group of humans forced deep underground in the wake of a terrible catastrophe known as the “Tears of the New Moon” incident; Gannibal about a newly relocated police officer who discovers a horrifying secret about the residents of his village, and more!

Start streaming Ishura from January 3 on Disney+ Hotstar.