CD Projekt Red previewed new Cyberpunk 2077 gameplay in its Night City Wire livestream on Thursday, and also made a surpriseannouncement In collaboration with Netflix and Studio Trigger, CD Projekt Red will produce a new anime based on the Cyberpunk universe called Cyberpunk:Edgerunners While taking place in the very same universe as the game, the series will feature new characters and and a newstory
The teaser trailer didn’t show any of the series’ animation, however the story will focus on a street kid attempting to make it through in the future city, according to a newsrelease Over the 10- episode story, he will end up being an Edgerunner– a criminal mercenary.
Fans know Studio Trigger for anime like Kill La Kill, Promare, Beloved and the Franxx, and Little Witch Academic Community. Hiroyuki Imaishi of Kill La Kill and Promare will direct the series, along with assistant director Masahiko Otsuka and innovative director Hiromi Wakabayashi. Akira Yamaoka, of Quiet Hill popularity, will score theseries
“I’ve always loved cyberpunk as a genre, but always found it difficult to create as an original work,” stated Imaishi. “This is why I’m very excited to be working with CD Projekt Red on this project. It won’t be easy to please both game and anime fans, but I love a challenge.”
The first season is arranged to arrive on Netflix in 2022.
After a just recently announced hold-up, CD Projekt Red will introduce Cyberpunk 2077 on Nov. 19 for PlayStation 4, Windows PC, and Xbox One. Players can update to the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X variations of the game forfree The multiplayer element of the game will arrive nextyear
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