Scott Pilgrim is getting a Netflix anime series

The precious comics series Scott Pilgrim is slated to get yet another media adjustment. This time, it’s an anime series and it’ll be made by Netflix and UCP, a department of Universal Studio Group that developed The Umbrella Academy and Chucky. The initial developer of the comic, Bryan Lee O’Malley will be composing and producing the program along with BenDavid Grabinski, who worked as a showrunner on Nickelodeon’s revival of Are You Scared of the Dark?, according to a report from Hollywood Press reporter.

Polygon verified the news with sources.

The program will be animated by Science SARU which developed Devilman Crybaby. Edgar Wright, the director of the 2012 movie adjustment Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, will likewise assist guide the program and will get an executive manufacturer credit.

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World will be going back to theaters to commemorate its tenth anniversary along with a 4K UHD Blu-Ray rerelease of the film.

The Scott Pilgrim comics follow the fantastical experiences of a deadbeat band-member called Scott Pilgrim. The very first installation, Scott Pilgrim’s Valuable Little Life, was launched in 2004. From there, the series ended up being a runaway hit and an around the world phenomenon. It even got 2 computer game spinoffs too. Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Video Game likewise got a rerelease in 2021.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.