Netflix shared a new trailer for Spriggan, his upcoming adaptation of the eponymous parent mango by Hiroshi Takashige and Ryoji Minagawa. The streaming giant first announced the series In 2019, when he announced that he would present the show in 2021. Spriggan is scheduled to be introduced next year, following production delays related to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Spriggan the manga was screened between 1989 and 1996, and was recently adapted into a 1998 film that oversaw Akira director Katsuhiro Otomo. The original material may not be familiar to most anime fans in the West, but if you follow the medium, chances are you’ve seen the work of some people working on the new series. David Productions, behind the studio , working on animation, with Hiroshi Kobayashi (Kill la Kill) project director and Hiroshi Seko (Attack on the titan,, Mob Psycho 100) writing a show script.
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