Studio Trigger and CD Projekt Red Team Up For Cyberpunk Netflix Anime!

Studio Trigger and CD Projekt Red Team Up For Cyberpunk Netflix Anime!

Studio Trigger is teaming up with Polish game studio CD Projekt Red for Cyberpunk: Edgerunners, an original anime series set in the world of upcoming video game CyberPunk 2077!

The 10-episode series is slated to stream on Netflix in 2022. Set in a vast city where technology and body modification are commonplace, it follows a boy named Youhei. From the difficulties and sacrifices that he experiences, he goes on to become a “Cyberpunk” outlaw.

Studio Trigger co-founder Imaishi Hiroyuki ( Gurren Lagann, Kill la Kill, [ Promare ) will direct with Otsuka Masahiko ( Gurren Lagann, FLCL ) as assistant director. Yoshinari Yoh ( Little Witch Academia, BNA: Brand New Animal ) and Kaneko Yuto ( Little Witch Academia ) will handle character design and Wakabayashi Hiromi ( Kill la Kill ) will serve as creative director, while Usa Yoshiki will provide series composition. Silent Hill’s Yamaoka Akira will compose the score.

Cyberpunk: Edge Runners will stream on Netflix in 2022.

Adapted with permission from Anime!Anime!

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