During the Tokyo Game Show Online 2020 live stream, Capcom has now officially announced that their Resident Evil/ Biohazard franchise is getting a Netflix CG mini-series. Its title is Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness, and the streaming service will begin streaming in 2021. They even revealed a brand new teaser trailer:
And yes, the series will be focusing on the game’s actual characters this time, Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield. Resident Evil series producer Hiroyuki Kobayashi himself is helping out to produce the series himself as well. Here is the upcoming CG anime’s key visual:
And that’s not the only Resident Evil-related series that Netflix is currently producing. They’re currently developing an eight-episode live-action series with Constantin Film, which previously produced the live-action Resident Evil series starring Milla Jovovich. Unfortunately, Capcom did not reveal anything about the live-action Netflix series yet.
As for the CG anime, this will be the latest for the franchise. It received CG anime adaptations in 2008, 2012, and 2017. Expect Netflix and Capcom to reveal more details in the days to come.
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source: Capcom Tokyo Game Show live stream