Japanese animation studio previously collaborated with American production company on 2008's The Clone Wars
Some quick news for all you Force-sensitive anime fans out there: Polygon Pictures (BLAME!, the Godzilla anime film series) is once again teaming up with Lucasfilm for the production of the upcoming American animation, Star Wars Resistance. Polygon Pictures previously collaborated with Lucasfilm on episodes of Star Wars: The Clone Wars in 2008.
Polygon Pictures describes Star Wars Resistance as follows:
Star Wars Resistance is an animated series set amongst the events leading up to Star Wars: The Force Awakens. While many details are yet to be announced, it will follow Kazuda Xiono, a young pilot recruited by the Resistance and tasked with a top-secret mission to spy on the growing threat of the First Order, along with appearances by established characters including Poe Dameron and Captain Phasma.
Based on characters from the Star Wars film series and created by Dave Filoni, Star Wars Resistance will broadcast in the United States on the Disney Channel in the Fall season of 2018, and on Disney XD in other world markets.
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