Netflix introduces us to Cyberpunk: Edgerunners’ six title characters — David, Maine, Dorio, Kiwi, Pilar, and Rebecca — in a chaotic new trailer. The anime, which isn’t expected until September, expands on the Cyberpunk universe in a new standalone story that takes place in Night City.
While I don’t set my expectations particularly high for anime involving Netflix, Edgerunners is different. It comes from Studio Trigger, the studio behind Kill la Kill, and whose co-founder created Gurren Lagann. These are two of some of the most popular and well-known anime series (and two of my personal favorites).
In the trailer, you can clearly see Studio Trigger’s bold and vibrant art style shine through, and I’m hoping it can provide a more creative…