With Blade Runner 2049 set to open this fall, a "Blade Runner Blackout 2022" anime short tie has been announced
With Blade Runner 2049 set to open this fall, a "Blade Runner Blackout 2022" anime short tie-in has been announced. Cowboy Bebop director Shinichiro Watanabe helms the work about a mass power-outage on the American west coast, disrupting food supplies and prompting a ban on Replicant manufacturing.
Director / Screenwriter: Shinichiro Watanabe
Character Design / Drawing Director: Shukou Murase (Cowboy Bebop animator, Halo Legends, Gundam)
Music: Flying Lotus
Production : CygamesPictures Co., Ltd.
Iggy: Kenichiro Matsuda (Ghost in the Shell's Batou)
Trixy: Ichigo Aoba
Len: Makoto Furukawa (One Punch Man's Saitama)
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