Netflix has announced that it will be collaborating with Capcom to create a new animated series based on the popular action franchise, Devil May Cry. The announcement was made during Netflix’s Drop 01 animation event. Adi Shankar, known for his work on Netflix’s adaptation of Castlevania, will serve as the showrunner for the upcoming series. Studio Mir will be responsible for the animation. Although there is no specific release date yet, Netflix has labeled the show as “coming soon.”
Details about the series are still scarce, but Shankar expressed his excitement and gratitude for being entrusted with the Devil May Cry franchise. He mentioned that he and writer Alex Larsen are fans of the characters and are determined to surpass their own high standards for the show. There is a teaser trailer available for viewers to get a glimpse of what to expect from the animated adaptation.
In summary, Netflix has partnered with Capcom to produce an animated series based on Devil May Cry. Adi Shankar will be the show’s runner, while Studio Mir will handle the animation. The premiere date has yet to be announced, but the series is listed as “coming soon” on Netflix. Shankar expressed his enthusiasm for the project and his commitment to delivering a high-quality adaptation of the beloved video game franchise.