Fans have been wondering if there will be an Unholy Blood anime getting announced anytime soon? We discuss the Season 1 possibility and its release date down below.
What are the common traits in anime related to vampires? It’s very natural if the first thought which comes to mind is the cliche romance or the common vampire myths we all know about.
Well, Unholy Blood is definitely going to break your expectations. Putting forward a solid female lead as the protagonist, and mostly focusing on action and thriller elements rather than romance, is what makes it such a surprising discovery.
Although it has been completed, the fandom still can’t let go of this roller-coaster ride of the webtoon.
Taking a bit of each genre, action, thriller, a slice of life, supernatural, and romance will steal the hearts of many viewers when it comes on-screen as an anime.
With the recent anime announcements of Tower of God Season 2 and True Beauty, the sheer rise of popularity in webtoons can be clearly seen.
Unholy Blood Anime Possibility
Unholy Blood was written and drawn by Lina Im and Keonghyeon Kim. It started serializing on Naver from January 1st, 2020 to October 20th, 2021. The official English translations were released on LineWebtoon on October 26, 2020, and continued till January 13, 2022.
Amassing 120 million views and being rated 9.86 on the Webtoon app, its popularity among readers can be clearly seen.
This 92 chapters webtoon can easily be adapted into a 12-episode anime due to its diverse world setting and different dynamics which can easily engage viewers to watch more.
Unholy Blood is somewhat a fresh take on the vampire genre of anime. Its action element is not to be underestimated as it is packed with some kicks and punches which will surely make your heart race.
It also explores familial relationships and knocks off some hilarious moments which will definitely warm someplace in your heart.
It has mixed some of the cliche and obvious plot twists with an element that makes it stand out from the usual events of an anime. The totally new range of characters and their personalities helped the webtoon gain a substantial following since its release.
This webtoon definitely serves as an out-of-the-box anime series that will spark curiosity among its viewers.
Unholy Blood Anime Release Date
With webtoons getting selected frequently to get anime adaptations, the day may not be far when Unholy Blood receives its anime.
With such well-written and interesting characters, and scenes which would look amazing when on the screen, this webtoon might just get animated someday.
According to the latest trends, the Unholy Blood Anime is expected to be announced around July 2023, around the same time as Dragon Ball Super Season 2.
Updates on the release of Unholy Blood as an anime will be posted when more information is posted.
Unholy Blood Season 1 Plot
The story revolves around a girl named Hayan Park who is a college student and enjoys a casual life with her friends. Usually, she leads a peaceful life but as vampires start causing a ruckus and attack her one night, it gets revealed that she is an awakened pureblood vampire, who is leading a double life as a student.
The vampire outbreak gradually starts getting out of hand, and the Police’s anti-vampire task force is onto it with their leader, Euntae Hwang. Euntae is shown to be a handsome man with good intellect and personality to rival his looks.
Events lead to them meeting each other and as Hayan’s identity gets revealed by Euntae, she joins the force to fight against the vampires to bring peace to her hometown.
The plot creates suspense around the family of Hayan and also her powers. With each event, information is revealed about the full potential of the female lead. In between some scenes, the budding romance between Hayan and Euntae can be seen.
With the introduction of another pureblood vampire, Yohan Seo, things get heated up as we know more about their species and also details about Hayan’s parents’ untimely death.
This follows up with Hayan’s character development and training to make her stronger to take revenge and take on other vampires easily in a fight.
With some shocking revelations and events, Hayan goes all out against six pureblood vampires, who were tasked with the job to hunt down Hayan. It finally leads to the ultimate showdown between Yohan and Hayan, who have a deadly fight, ultimately leading to Yohan’s death and Hayan getting her revenge.
The story meets a happy end as Hayan has successfully taken over the final antagonist and peace prevails again. Hayan could finally get the normal life she always wanted and it ends with Euntae proposing to Hayan.
Fans are very excited about the announcement of the Unholy Blood anime and we will update the article once out. So stay tuned with Recent Highlights.