Global steaming content provider Netflix announced new partnerships with animation studios Anima
, and David Production
on Monday. The company also announced new anime projects with its new and current partners.
Sublimation will produce an anime adaptation of Dragon's Dogma
, based on Capcom's hack and slash role-playing video game of the same title.
Based on a world-famous action RPG set in an open world, Dragon's Dogma from Capcom will be brought to life as a Netflix original anime series. The story follows a man's journey seeking revenge on a dragon who stole his heart. On his way, the man is brought back to life as an "Arisen." An action adventure about a man challenged by demons who represent the seven deadly sins of humans. (Source: Netflix)
Capcom released the video game for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles in May 2012. The expanded version, Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen
, shipped the following April. A PC port was released worldwide in January 2016. The game is also getting a Nintendo Switch version on April 23.
A new original anime titled Vampire in the Garden
is also in production. Wit Studio
(Shingeki no Kyojin
) will produce the series.
An original series by Wit Studio on two girls Momo and Fine from different backgrounds who meet by chance. A story about an unlikely friendship between human and vampire race that intertwines with the power or music. (Source: Netflix)
Netflix announced a comprehensive business alliance
with Production I.G
, and Wit Studio last year. The company's growing anime programming also includes Production I.G and Sola Digital Arts
' new Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045
3DCG anime series, which is set for a 2020 premiere
Source: Moca News
, Press Release
and Vampire in the Garden