First Blade Runner: Black Lotus trailer debuts at SDCC 2021

The most recent addition to the Blade Runner universe has a brand-new trailer. Adult Swim and Crunchyroll launched the brand-new trailer for Blade Runner: Black Lotus, the program the networks are co-producing, throughout an unique panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2021 on Friday.

Black Lotus occurs in Los Angeles, as a lot of Blade Runner stories do, in the year 2032. This positions it in the middle of the initial film, which was embeded in 2019, and the follow up Blade Runner 2049. The series follows Elle (Jessica Stanwick), who appears to be a replicant developed for a particular function with unique powers. It appears she is called Black Lotus, and in some way left the forces that developed her. In the trailer we see her on the run and hunted, most likely by a minimum of one Blade Runner, however that’s even more plot it distributes.

The series will likewise consist of Brian Cox (Succession), Wes Bentley (The Appetite Games), Stephen Root (Workplace), and numerous other identifiable names.

Blade Runner: Black Lotus will run 13 episodes and will be directed by Shinji Aramaki (Appleseed) and Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Intricate). The series will be animated by Sola Digital Arts (Ultraman 2019) and produced by Alcon Home entertainment. On The Other Hand, Shinichiro Watanabe, the famous director behind series like Cowboy Bebop, Samurai Champloo, and Carole & Tuesday, will function as an innovative manufacturer on the series.

Blade Runner: Black Lotus will air on Grownup Swim and stream on Crunchyroll when it’s launched this fall.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.