Netflix has announced an anime series based on the popular video game DOTA 2. They are collaboration with Valve (video game studio), and the title is DOTA: Dragon’s Blood. It will have 8 episodes and premiere on March 25 this year. You can also check out the trailer:
Ashley Edward Miller will be the producer (known for X-Men: First Class, Thor), while Studio MIR (The Legend of Korra and Voltron: Legendary Defender) will handle the animation production.
The story for the anime goes:
The upcoming fantasy series tells the story of Davion. A renowned Dragon Knight devoted to wiping the scourge from the face of the world. Following encounters with a powerful, ancient eldwurm as well as the noble Princess Mirana on a secret mission of her own, Davion becomes embroiled in events much larger than he could have ever imagined.
Netflix already announced a bunch of new anime series for this year besides DOTA. They will work with multiple studios and bring stuff like The Way of the Househusband, High-Rise Invasion, Godzilla Singular Point, among others. The platform is increasing its anime selection, which the fans surely appreciate (their users who also like anime).
You can read more anime & manga news here! //League of Legends fans will probably be hoping Riot follows with an anime too..
Source: Netflix YouTube Channel