The latest addition to the Blade Runner universe has a brand new trailer. Grownup Swim and Crunchyroll launched the brand new trailer for Blade Runner: Black Lotus, the present the networks are co-producing, throughout a particular panel at San Diego Comedian-Con 2021 on Friday.
Black Lotus takes place in Los Angeles, as most Blade Runner tales do, within the 12 months 2032. This locations it in the midst of the unique film, which was set in 2019, and the sequel Blade Runner 2049. The sequence follows Elle (Jessica Stanwick), who appears to be a replicant created for a particular goal with particular powers. It appears she is called Black Lotus, and someway escaped the forces that created her. Within the trailer we see her on the run and hunted, presumably by at the least one Blade Runner, however that’s all of the extra plot it provides away.
The sequence may also embody Brian Cox (Succession), Wes Bentley (The Starvation Video games), Stephen Root (Workplace House), and plenty of different recognizable names.
Blade Runner: Black Lotus will run 13 episodes and shall be directed by Shinji Aramaki (Appleseed) and Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost within the Shell: Stand Alone Complicated). The sequence shall be animated by Sola Digital Arts (Ultraman 2019) and produced by Alcon Leisure. In the meantime, Shinichiro Watanabe, the legendary director behind sequence like Cowboy Bebop, Samurai Champloo, and Carole & Tuesday, will function a inventive producer on the sequence.
Blade Runner: Black Lotus will air on Grownup Swim and stream on Crunchyroll when it’s launched this fall.