Rick and Morty anime confirmed in development | tomatoes

One of the most beloved animated series of recent years is Rick and Morty – 100%, which tells the adventures of a scientific genius (the most intelligent man in the universe) and his grandson, with whom he travels through the multiverse. Now Adult Swim has announced a new stage for this franchise, as Rick and Morty will arrive in the world of anime.

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In accordance with Variety (via Comic Book), during a Warner Bros. Discovery event held today, it was announced that there are already plans for this new show from Adult Swim and HBO Max. The project consists of 10 episodes that will be in charge of Takashi Sanowho previously made some Rick and Morty anime short films, such as “Rick and Morty vs. Genocider” and “Summer Meets God (Rick Meets Evil)”, which can be seen on YouTube, to give you an idea of ​​what is comes.

Through a statement, Sano commented the following:

Rick and the gang’s multiversal exploits pose challenges to the family bond, but they always rise to the occasion. It’s a life-affirming sight, and Jerry is no exception. I am honored to have had the opportunity to tell a new story about this amazing family. I hope you enjoy your adventures!

Takashi Sano He has worked as an animator and storyboard artist on numerous productions such as Neon Genesis Evangelion, devilman lady Y Lupine III. His knowledge and talent, as well as his previous experience working with Rick and Morty, make him the ideal choice for this job; For now there is no confirmed date for this anime.

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As pointed out Comic Book, this is a surprise that no one expected, but it will bring a lot of joy to the fans. The Rick and Morty anime shorts have been very well received by audiences in the past, and they won’t tire of having more of the adventures of the characters that have captivated millions over the last decade.

On the other hand, the premiere date of the sixth season is not yet confirmed, although it is already in development, and the team behind the show confirmed that they are already working on season eight. rick and morty was created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon, and is loosely inspired by the two protagonists of Back To The Future – 96%. The actor who played Doctor Emmett Brown, Christopher Lloyd, has expressed that he likes rick and morty, and appeared as the live-action version of Rick Sánchez in a short film presented last year; Jaeden Martell brought Morty to life.

Anime is one of the most popular forms of entertainment of all time, for several decades Japanese animation has captivated Western audiences. In the 90s, some series such as Salior Moon, Knights of the Zodiac Y dragon ball, and thanks to these millions of children and adolescents acquired a taste for anime. In the 2000s we had great milestones like Inuyasha, Naruto Y bleachand in 2010 big hits like One Punch Man, Attack on Titan Y demon slayer have demonstrated the scope of this type of art.

Netflix has chosen to produce numerous anime, and several series in the United States have copied the Japanese animation style, such as Avatar: The Last Airbender: Book 1 – 100% and Castlevania – Terror as an element of renewal of the shonen manga100%. However, the type of stories that the Japanese usually tell makes their productions different from those made on the other side of the world. rick and morty lends itself to being adapted to anime, and those responsible will surely have many hours of fun with that task.

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