Netflix Anime ‘Cyberpunk Edgerunners’: Everything We Know So Far

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First announced in June 2020, we’ve been waiting almost a year and a half for more news on the Netflix spin-off and the sci-fi video game adaptation. Cyberpunk 2077. It looks like Studi Trigger has been busy working on the project, and we can expect the anime to release. Cyberpunk: Edgerunners somewhere in 2022.

Cyberpunk: Edgerunners is an upcoming Netflix Original animated series and a spin-off of the CD Projekt Red video game Cyberpunk 2077. The series was written by Yoshiki Usa and Masahiko Ôtsuka, who both worked on Star Wars: Visions, Little Witches Academy, and SSSS.Dynazenon.

Studio Trigger is the production studio behind the anime, the same studio behind anime fan favorite Kill La Kill. The management duties were shared between Hiroyuki Imaishi and Hiromi Wakabayashi.

What is the Netflix release date for Cyberpunk: Edgerunners?

We’re still waiting for Netflix to announce an official release date for Cyberpunk: Edgerunners. However, we have confirmation that the anime will debut on Netflix sometime in 2022.

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What is the plot of Cyberpunk: Edgerunners?

A street kid trying to survive in a city of the future obsessed with technology and body modification. Having everything to lose, he chooses to stay alive by becoming an Edgerunner a mercenary outlaw also known as Cyberpunk.

Cyberpunk: Is Edgerunners taking place at the same time as Cyberpunk 2077?

It has already been confirmed that Cyberpunk Edgerunners is a separate story from that of Cyberpunk 2077, however, the story will take place in Night City.


Who are the actors of Cyberpunk: Edgerunners?

Despite the fact that we have known about the project for a long time, we have yet to hear any news about who the cast members of. Cyberpunk: Edgerunners.

We are also still waiting to know more about the characters of Cyberpunk: Edgerunners, and hope to hear more soon.


Where is the production state of Cyberpunk: Edgerunners?

Official production status: post-production (last update: 22/11/2021)

We take the production status with a pinch of salt as we have not heard any official reports from Studio Trigger or Netlfix regarding where the production of Cyberpunk: Edgerunners is currently at.

However, according to IMDb’s production update timeline, the “filming” began on April 7, 2021 and ended on September 10, 2021. As Cyberpunk: Edgerunners is an animated series, the “filming” could indicate when the castings of the various dubbing have been recorded. Unfortunately, we are still waiting to find out if any recordings have taken place.


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