The Cowboy Bebop Director Working On A Blade Runner 2049 Anime Short

Blade Runner 2049 Will Be Related To The Anime.

Director of understated animes such as the 1998 Cowboy Bebop series, Samurai Champloo and known for his contributions to ‘The Animatrix’, Shinichiro Watanabe is said to be working on a Blade Runner anime short which will be related to the upcoming movie Blade Runner 2049.

The anime which is titled Blade Runner Black Out 2022 will supposedly take us the the events of between the first Original Blade Runner and it’s upcoming sequel where a massive blackout threatens the world.

A short teaser which shows us some early designs and animation tests was released earlier which you can check out below.

Blade Runner: Black Out 2022 will be available Sept 26th while the movie Blade Runner 2049 will hit theaters Oct 6th. You can check out Blade Runner 2049 latest  trailer below.

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