Brutal announcement by Netflix, as it will have a new Devil May Cry anime.
Get ready, Devil May Cry fan! The long-awaited anime of this iconic Capcom franchise, produced by Adi Shankar, the person responsible for the Castlevania series, has finally given its first look in an exciting announcement during Netflix’s Drop 01 digital event.
The project has been surrounded by rumors since 2018, with Adi Shankar providing exciting hints about the characters, episodes, and the developing narrative. Finally, Netflix has lifted the veil of mystery, revealing key details about this exciting collaboration.
Here’s the first look. In style!
ANNOUNCING – Devil May Cry the anime series from Capcom, Studio Mir & Adi Shankar.
— Netflix Anime (@NetflixAnime) September 27, 2023
The Devil May Cry anime, created by Adi Shankar, who also serves as executive producer and showrunner, is a unique partnership between Shankar, Capcom and Netflix. The animation will be done by Studio MIR, known for its work on hits such as The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf, DOTA: Dragon’s Blood and The Legend of Korra. Alex Larsen will be the writer, while Capcom’s Hideaki Itsuno and Studio MIR’s Seung Wook Lee will serve as executive producers.
The Devil May Cry series will feature eight exciting episodes in its debut, and is expected to deliver an epic, action-packed experience that fans of the franchise have been eagerly awaiting.
In a press release, Adi Shankar shared his excitement at being primarily responsible: “I am honored that Netflix and Capcom have entrusted me to guide the DEVIL MAY CRY franchise. “Alex Larsen and I love these characters, we are part of the fandom, and we promise to surpass the exceptionally high bar we set for ourselves.”
Although details about the release date have not yet been announced, Netflix teases the story of Devil May Cry: “In this animated adaptation of the popular Capcom game, sinister forces are at play to open the portal between the human and demonic realms. . In the middle is Dante, an orphaned demon hunter for hire, unaware that the fate of both worlds hangs on his neck.
This exciting first look at the Devil May Cry anime has left fans eager for what’s to come in this series that promises to be an unforgettable experience. Stay tuned for more news on the release and get ready to immerse yourself in the exciting world of Dante once again.
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