Cyberpunk: Edgerunners is coming to Netflix on September 13 and a new key visual and trailer have been revealed ahead of the premiere. Studio Trigger is animating the series, which is expanding upon the world of CD Projekt Red’s Cyberpunk 2077 universe.
Aoi Yuki and KENN are voicing the main duo: Lucy and David Martinez. It was previously revealed that Franz Ferdinand will be performing the opening song, titled “This Fffire”. The anime staff includes:
- Director: Hiroyuki Imaishi
- Assistant Director Masahiko Otsuka
- Character Designer: Yoh Yoshinari, Yuto Kaneko
- Music: Akira Yamaoka
- Script: Masahiko Otsuka, Yoshiki Usa
The official website for the anime series describes the plot as:
CYBERPUNK: EDGERUNNERS tells a standalone, 10-episode story about a street kid trying to survive in a technology and body modification-obsessed city of the future. Having everything to lose, he chooses to stay alive by becoming an edgerunner—a mercenary outlaw also known as a cyberpunk.
CD Projekt Red is producing the series along with Studio Trigger. Rafał Jaki (The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Cyberpunk 2077, The Witcher: Ronin) is the showrunner and executive producer, with Satoru Homma, Bartosz Sztybor, and Saya Elder as producers.