1280x720-tvuThe original manga Black Jack was created by Osamu Tezuka in 1973. His work continually influences anime today and is still loved through out the otaku and anime community. It will be interesting to see how Yoshiaki Tabata, the writer of the manga Young Black Jack that this anime is based on, influenced the character and the story. After the jump you can watch the trailer.

Based on the brilliant maverick doctor created by manga pioneer Osamu Tezuka. This young.mp4_snapshot_00.02_[2015.08.08_20.57.20]prequel follows Black Jack when he was still a medical student in the 1960s. (courtesy of ANN)

The trailer for the anime looks, like the series will be dark but insightful and diffidently interesting.

Next week the series airs, lets see what they have done with this beloved series. Also, to watch the attractive Black Jack on the screen again.


Photo credit: Young Black Jack, Tezuka Productions Co., Ltd.