Netflix is set to show its fans a new adaptation of anime. Netflix’s “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” anime series will be a sage full of violence, sex, and unlimited mayhem that goes on in the night city. Those who have played Cyberpunk 2077 video games know how thrilling of an experience it was. Following the same impactful storyline that used to take you to whole new levels, Netflix’s “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” is definitely an interesting inclusion in the huge list of series that Netflix has. The trailer has dropped and the OG Cyberpunk fans know exactly what is coming ahead.
When Will “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” Release?
Looking at the trailer launch of the series, fans got to know that the series will be dropping soon enough. No, you do not have a number of months to wait because “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” will only release in September. This is a spinoff of the game and the series will be premiering on 13th September 2022. So, you can catch up with the series and relive the good old days of “Cyberpunk 2077”.
Is it safe for work? No.
Can you miss it? Also no.
— Cyberpunk: Edgerunners (@edgerunners) August 30, 2022
As a matter of fact, “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” has been on the cards for quite some time now. The creators first announced the production of the “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” back in 2020. It was shared after the “Cyberpunk 2077” launch. However, the game might not have gone as planned but it did end up being a big hit.
So, to convert the vision into reality, Studio Trigger is behind the production of this anime. You may know Studio Trigger from famous anime like “Kill la Kill” and “Promare.” Thus, you can consider “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” to be something epic and revolutionary.
How Many Episodes Are There For “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners”?
The latest updates are in and you will love the news we have waiting for you. So, the “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” series will consist of 10 episodes and you will be getting 30 minutes long episodes for every episode. You can watch all the episodes in just a day or at your convenience.
The Plot of “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners”
When Netflix acquired anime properties such as “Kotaro Lives Alone,” fans were concerned that the OTT giant has lost its edge. But when the “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” trailer was dropped, we bet you didn’t expect what was coming for you. This full-tilt anime showed enough sex, violence, and gory stuff that will make your brain and ears melt.
As a matter of fact, the series is going to be set in the exact same universe as that of the “Cyberpunk 2077” game, in the technological and body modification-obsessed “city of the future.”
When the series starts, you will be well aware that the entire storyline surrounds a young street kid. The kid, David dreams to be an edge runner, “the in-universe name of mercenary outlaws”. Since the beginning of the journey, we see the main character aligning himself with Lucy who is a net runner but she has a very mysterious past that keeps on haunting her and trying to take her down.
However, one thing to be mentioned is that the characters who were originally in the “Cyberpunk 2077” game will not be seen in “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners”. So, it is a different experience altogether.
The Trailer of “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners”
The “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” trailer is out and it can be said to be a visual treat. With extraordinary animations and extreme visuals, Netflix has outdone itself with this. It does have a lot of bloodshed, violence, guts, and yeah, a lot of grinding. “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” has set new bars with its creations and fans are thrilled to watch it. Though the principal characters are missing, David and Lucy are surely going to take over the hearts and minds of the viewers.
“Cyberpunk: Edgerunners” is going to be iconic if the series is just like how the trailer portrays it. So, even if you are not aware of what “Cyberpunk 2077” is, with “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners”, you will get to know everything. And we are sure that you will turn out to be a fan of it. So, are you going to watch “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners”? Is it already on your watchlist?
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