Another major teaser had been unveiled for Biao Ren: Blades of the Guardians, one of the most anticipated donghua of 2022 from Tencent Penguin Pictures. The new trailer for Biao Ren had been posted on its official Weibo page and features a bloody encounter between the characters of the series as it highlights their fighting skills, especially their swordsmanship with Dao Ma as the main attraction.
Furthermore, several character PVs for the Biao Ren had been already posted on their Weibo page which simply made the fans to speculates that its highly anticipated release is almost here. After all, Chinese animation is known to get heavy on promotions whenever its release is about to begin, a common scenario in many donghua in recent years.
Therefore, as one of Tencent’s 2022 donghua lineup, Biao Ren had made many fans patiently wait for its release this year. After all, it features exquisite animated fight scenes in the trailer and rather familiar storytelling that anime fans often get from their Japanese counterparts. Hence, many shounen fans are expected to dive into its world upon its release.
Biao Ren: Blades of the Guardians is adapted from a Chinese manhua of the same title by Xianzhe Xu. Handling the production of the donghua adaptation is Colored Pencil Animation in collaboration with Colored Pencil Animation Japan. While Tencent Penguin Pictures and Xin Manhua are serving as producers.
‘Escort’, refers to paid warriors, their targets of protection, and are also referred to as targets that are wanted by the government. On the eve of civil chaos during the last years of the Sui dynasty, with the rise of a reign of terror around the country, various peoples’ feelings of grudge and animosity develop…
The release date hasn’t been unveiled yet but Biao Ren: Blades of the Guardians is scheduled to have 14 episodes and is expected to premiere this 2022.