New trailer debuts at New York Comic Con ahead of back-to-back debut
A Blade Runner: Black Lotus panel was held today at New York Comic Con, revealing more details about the upcoming Crunchyroll and Adult Swim production. The series is officially set to premiere with two back-to-back episodes on November 13 at 9:00pm Pacific Time, with Crunchyroll streaming in Japanese with English subtitles and Adult Swim airing the English language version.
Co-directors Shinji Aramaki and Kenji Kamiyama were joined by executive producer Joseph Chou and futurist Maurice Conti to discuss the project, specifically touching upon how the Blade Runner world compares to our own future. They also took a moment to share a new trailer and key art from the upcoming series.
Los Angeles 2032. A young woman wakes up with no memories, and possessing deadly skills. The only clues to her mystery are a locked data device and a tattoo of a black lotus. Putting together the pieces, she must hunt down the people responsible for her brutal and bloody past to find the truth of her lost identity.