Tenchi and his harem are back for the “5th season” of Tenchi Muyo! Ryo Ohki, which will once again be another OVA series. The franchise has now released a brand new PV for the new anime, and also revealed more details about this new series.
According to the video, the “new season” will have six volumes in total. The first volume hits the shelves on 28th February 2020, followed by 29th May, 28th August, 27th November, 26th February 2021, and then finally, 28th May 2021.Those who purchase all six releases will be receiving a new novel which features the new anime’s drafted plot.
Keitaro Motonaga is directing the new anime over at AIC, which is also collaborating with A-LINE for Animation production. Much of the cast will be returning, and they include:
- Masami Kikuchi as Tenchi Masaki
- Ai Orikasa as Ryouko
- Haruhi Nanao as Aeka Masaki Jurai
- Chisa Yokoyama as Sasami Masaki Jurai
- Michie Tomizawa as Mihoshi Kuramitsui
- Yuuko Kobayashi as Washuu Hakubi
- Naomi Shindoh as Noike Kamiki Jurai
- Etsuko Kozakura as Ryo-Ohki
- Yukiko Morishita as Kenshi Masaki
- Katsuyuki Konishi as Nobuyuki Masaki
- Rio Natsuki as Reia Masaki
- Emi Shinohara as Tennyo Masaki
- Yumi Touma as Tokimi
- Kumi Sakuma as Kiriko Masaki
- Shiho Kawaragi as Karen
- Ryoka Yuzuki as Jovia Jovis
This is the 5th and latest Ryo Ohki OVA series, the first releasing in 1992. The fourth series hit the shelves back in 2016, and it was also the first new OVA in over a decade.
Source: Tenchi Muyo! Ryo Ohki anime official website