Netflix Orders New Anime Called SEIS MANOS From Producers of CASTLEVANIA
Netflix is seeing more and more value in anime which is great for fans. Deadline reports that Netflix has ordered a new, original anime from Viz Media and Powerhouse Animations (the guys who produced the Castlevania anime) called Seis Manos. The anime will be set in Mexico in the 1970’s.
Both Viz and Netflix have released statements regarding the project. Brad Woods from Viz Media said:
Meanwhile, Director of Japan & Anime for Netflix, John Dederian took the time to mention the passion for anime that many people in Latin America have.
The series was co-created by Brad Graeber, CEO of Powerhouse Animations, and writer Alvaro Rodriguez. Dan Dominguez is another writer of the show and Willis Bulliner will direct. No release date has been given, but the report indicates a global launch of the anime some time in 2019.