The anime premiered on Yomiuri TV and TVN October 2 of last year. The anime is streaming on Crispy roll, Funimation, and Hulu. The services began to broadcast an English dubbing for the anime last November.
The first season of the Yashahime: Half-Demon Princess anime premiered in Japan in October 2020. Media viewing started streaming the anime with English subtitles on Crispy roll, Funimation, and Hulu the same day in the North American and Latin American territories. Funimation is in partnership with Media viewing to take the English dub out of the anime. Adult swimming‘s Toonami lineup block premiered the anime on June 26.
Viz has the “digital streaming, EST and home video” rights to the anime in the territories of North America and Latin America. The company describes “the brand new anime from the Inuyasha universe”:
Sesshomaru and Inu’s daughtersyasha has embarked on a journey that transcends time!
In feudal Japan, the half-demon twins Towa and Setsuna are separated from each other during a forest fire. While desperately searching for her younger sister, Towa wanders through a mysterious tunnel that sends her to present-day Japan, where she is found and raised by Kagome Higurashi’s brother, Sota, and his family.
Ten years later, the tunnel that connects the two eras has reopened, allowing Towa to reunite with Setsuna, who is now a Demon Slayer working for Kohaku. But to Towa’s shock, Setsuna seems to have lost all memories of her older sister.
Joined by Moroha, Inu’s daughteryasha and Kagome, the three young women travel between the two eras on an adventure to find their past disappeared.
Takahashi released the original Inuyasha manga in Weekly Shonen Sunday in 1996, and ended it in 2008. Viz licensed and published all 56 volumes of the manga in North America.
Episode 167 Inuyasha An animated series based on the manga ran from 2000 to 2004. A 26-episode animated sequel titled InuYasha: the final act then operated from 2009-2010. The series inspired four films and a 30-minute animated short. Viz started releasing the anime on Blu-ray Disc in 2019.