Hello Chooms. We have great news regarding the upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 Anime spin-off series Cyberpunk: Edgerunner. At Geeked Week 2022, Netflix unveiled a world premiere clip from the series and provided us with much more information about the highly anticipated series.
Created by renowned game development studio CD Projekt Red (the team that brought us the acclaimed witcher games, incl The Witcher 3: Wild Huntand Cyberpunk 2077) the show will be produced by Japanese animation company Studio Trigger, starring Hiroyuki Imaishi (Gurren Lagann, Kill la Kill, Promare) directing.
Yoh Yoshinari, from Little witch academy fame, is the chief character designer and executive animation director, while Masahiko Otsuka (Star Wars: Visions “The Elder”) and Yoshiki Usa (GRIDMAN UNIVERSE series) are writing the script based on the story provided by CD Projekt Red.
silent Hill Series composer Akira Yamaoka will compose the original score for Cyberpunk: Edgerunner.
Cyberpunk: Edgerunners world premiere clip
The first clip certainly plays up the violence from the show and gives us a look at some really badass female characters while Mastiff’s “Acid Breather” plays in the background. This song is one of several to be aired on the radio Cyberpunk 2077.
Cyberpunk: Edgerunners teaser
Cyberpunk: Edgerunner’s Key Art
Below is the key art for the series, featuring two of the two main characters in the series.
When is Cyberpunk: Edgerunners coming to Netflix?
We don’t have an official date yet, but Netflix has announced that the series will be coming out in September 2022. That’s only a few months away! We will let you know the exact date as soon as we have it.
How many episodes will there be in Cyberpunk: Edgerunners?
Cyberpunk: Edgerunner tells a standalone story with 10 episodes. It sounds like the show is being developed as a single season.
What is Cyberpunk: Edgerunners about?
from netflix, Cyberpunk: Edgerunner tells a story “about a street kid trying to survive in a future city obsessed with technology and body modification. With everything to lose, he decides to stay alive by becoming an Edgerunner – a lawless mercenary also known as a cyberpunk.”
Do you have to have played Cyberpunk 2077 to understand Cyberpunk: Edgerunners?
The anime series is being touted as a “standalone” story, so I would assume you don’t have to play the game to understand it, although playing the game will likely enrich your viewing experience and vice versa.
Has the cast of Cyberpunk: Edgerunners been announced?
No, Netflix has not yet announced the voice cast for the series.
Stay tuned to Netflix Life for more updates Cyberpunk: Edgerunner and make sure you set a reminder for the show in your Netflix account.
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