Netflix is partnering with CD Projekt Purple and Studio Set off for its upcoming anime collection, Cyberpunk: Edgerunners. The ten-episode collection is a derivative from the motion role-playing online game from 2020, Cyberpunk 2077.
Within the trailer, the implausible visuals and vibrant use of colours are on full show because the footage highlights Evening Metropolis. David, a avenue child who was almost killed in a hit-and-run, turns into an Edgerunner, a mercenary outlaw also referred to as a cyberpunk. With a view to survive, David joins a crew made up of fellow Edgerunners named Maine, Kiwi, Dorio, Rebecca, Pilar, and Lucy. Studio Set off edited the trailer it’s “among the best in anime” in keeping with Netflix.
CD Projekt Purple, who developed Cyberpunk 2077, will produce the collection with Rafał Jaki serving because the showrunner. Studio Set off, which is understood for its daring and glowing visuals, will present the animation for the collection. The animation studio has produced well-respected anime initiatives like Kill la Kill and Promare. Hiroyuki Imaishi, one of many co-founders of Studio Set off, serves because the director of Cyberpunk: Edgerunners.
Netflix has been trying so as to add to its rising assortment of authentic web animation (ONA). To this point in 2022, the streaming service has launched a number of ONAs that embrace Kotaro Lives Alone, Thermae Romae Novae, Vampire within the Backyard, and Spriggan. Notably, Netflix launched Cowboy Bebop in 2021, the live-action model of the well-known Japanese anime collection from 1998, and the film in 2021. Netflix canceled the collection after one season.
Cyberpunk: Edgerunners streams solely on Netflix in September 2022.