Also known as Shaman Kingu, Shaman King is a Japanese series that was released in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump from June 1998 to August 2004. There are a total of 32 tankobon volumes that fans can collect. Despite the manga ending in 2004, Kodansha decided to get the license of the manga in 2017 and relaunched it with 35 volumes that were released in 2018.
From July 2001 to September 2002, the anime adaptation was released. The popularity of the series did not stop there as a reboot anime was made as well as other spin-offs, video games, and sequel manga.
The continuous popularity of Shaman King convinced companies that an anime will adapt the 35 volumes. The reboot anime premiered on April 1, 2021, with the original cast members. Fans are now wondering if in the 2021 version, will Yoh become the Shaman King?
Shaman King (2021): Does Yoh Asakura Become Shaman King?
While the 2021 version might be a reboot of the original Shaman King…