Netflix is gearing up for the worldwide launch of a brand new anime collection based mostly on Valve’s multiplayer on-line battle enviornment recreation Dota 2. The 8-episode collection is entitled Dota: Dragon’s Blood and is scheduled to turn into out there for streaming worldwide on March twenty fifth.
It would inform the story of a Dragon Knight — sturdy melee energy heroes geared up with swords and shields within the recreation — named Davion who’s “dedicated to wiping the scourge from the face of the world.” In his travels, Davion crosses paths with an historic eldwurm (a race of dragons) and the noble Princess Mirana. As with epic tales like this, Davion turns into concerned in occasions far bigger than he anticipated.
Dragon’s Blood was developed beneath the management of showrunner Ashley Edward Miller, a screenwriter and producer who beforehand labored on X-Males: First Class, Thor and Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles. It was drawn and animated by Studio MIR, recognized for The Legend of Korra and Netflix’s Voltron: Legendary Defender, which options ’80s type paintings much like the unique Voltron.
Miller mentioned in an announcement:
“Followers will love how we’ve imagined the DOTA 2 universe and woven collectively an epic, emotional, and adult-oriented story about a few of their favourite characters. The cinematic animation, appearing and music are merely subsequent degree and I’m grateful to Valve for supporting our artistic ambitions.”
Valve launched Dota 2 in 2013 as a sequel to Protection of the Ancients, a MOBA mod for Blizzard’s Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos. It hasn’t been as fashionable because it as soon as was in recent times, however Valve is hoping to maintain gamers interested in rolling out hero updates all year long as a substitute of bundling them multi functional enormous launch.
You possibly can watch Dragon’s Blood’s trailer under: