At the Night City Wire livestream, CD Projekt RED revealed lots of new info on Cyberpunk 2077, including a new trailer and more gameplay footage. Though an announcement that definitely surprised us is ‘Cyberpunk Edgerunners’, an anime seres by Studio Trigger that’s coming to Netflix!
While there’s still no trailer for the upcoming anime, here is the series’ official announcement featuring key people in Trigger:
During the announcement, it was revealed that the anime series will feature the Trigger “dream team” which includes director Hiroyuki Imaishi and character designer Yoh Yohsinari.
The upcoming Cyberpunk anime series is officially described as:
“CYBERPUNK: EDGERUNNERS tells a standalone, 10-episode story about a street kid trying to survive in a technology and body modification-obsessed city of the future. Having everything to lose, he chooses to stay alive by becoming an edgerunner—a mercenary outlaw also known as a cyberpunk.”
In case you’re unfamiliar, Trigger is the anime studio behind the anime series Kill la Kill and Little Witch Academia, as well as the anime film Promare. Given the quality of Trigger’s anime, we’re definitely excited to see how this anime series turns out!
Cyberpunk Edgerunners will release on Netflix in 2022.