news culture Netflix Unveils Sci-Fi Anime by Wit Studio (Spy x Family, Attack on Titan)
Wit Studio will continue to produce anime for Netflix. After Bubble, the animated series Moonrise will be available on the SVOD platform, Netflix Geeked announced last night.
- Moonrise: what we know about Netflix’s new SF anime made by Wit Studios
- Wit Studio: what you need to know about the studio
Moonrise: what we know about Netflix’s new SF anime made by Wit Studios
Tonight was the third day of Netflix Geeked Week, the five-day event organized by the SVOD platform. This branch of Netflix focuses on dedicated productions around the imagination and yesterday, the third evening of the event was devoted to animation. Many announcements were made, including the one expected from the animated Cyberpunk 2077. In the wake of the evening, the official Twitter page netflix geeked revealed the preparation of a new anime named Moonrise :
from the visionary Wit Studio (BUBBLE, ATTACK ON TITAN), get ready for MOONRISE, an exciting and visually breathtaking anime that explores the vast hardships of exploring outer space #GeekedWeek pic.twitter.com/XZbJMBhZWi
—Netflix Geeked (@NetflixGeeked) June 8, 2022
From the visionary Wit Studio (Bubble, Attack on Titan, Spy Family), get ready for Moonrise, an exciting and visually breathtaking anime that explores the cosmos.
Unfortunately, this is the only information we have for the moment concerning this new animation series produced by Wit Studio. It will approach the genre of science fiction according to the (very brief) synopsis and in view of the image (visible on the left) of the character who seems dressed in an cosmonaut outfit.
Wit Studio: what you need to know about the studio
Wit Studio is one of the key players in the modern landscape of Japanese animation. He first became popular in 2013 for his adaptation of the first season of The attack of the Titans, one of his first productions. Before the second season, he is in charge of the adaptation of the successful manga Hozuki the Stoic before stepping back on Shingeki no Kyojin in 2017 for season 2 and season 3 (Mappa manages the fourth and final season). Since then, we have been able to see them on Vinland Saga, Vivy’s Fluorite Songor Ousama Rankings.
Regarding 2022, Wit Studio has already shone in the spotlight. It is to them that we owe the animated adaptation of Spy x Familybut also the original production bubble : an animated film released at the end of April on Netflix bringing together a cast of veterans of the world of animation. Other projects carried out by Wit are to come on the SVOD platform such as vampire in the garden and so Moonrise, whose release date is still unknown at this time.