Followers of Netflix’s fashionable Cyberpunk 2077 anime Cyberpunk: Edgerunners fearful about having their hearts damaged once more in a second season can now have their hearts damaged in an altogether totally different means. CD Projekt Pink has confirmed that there aren’t any plans for a second season.
In an interview with Famitsu, which was translated by Video Video games Chronicle, CD Projekt Pink neighborhood supervisor Satoru Honma stated there have been no plans to choose up the story of Edgerunners with a second season.
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“I personally want to proceed to work with Japanese studios to provide extra anime sooner or later, partly as a result of we’ve got acquired excellent suggestions,” Honma informed Famitsu. “Nevertheless, simply to be clear, Cyberpunk: Edgerunners was deliberate as a standalone work, so there’s no such factor as ‘we are literally engaged on Season 2 within the background.’”
If there have been to be a continuation of the anime in some unspecified time in the future sooner or later, Honma stated it wouldn’t be one thing like a “season 2” for Edgerunners however “one thing fully totally different.” This revelation ought to come as no shock to viewers who completed the anime and now burst into tears each time the Rosa Walton and Hallie Coggins music “I Actually Need to Keep at Your Home” performs. Regardless of the no-sequel anime information, Edgerunners’ crucial reception has spilled over into 2077, giving the long-troubled sport a second life with a humongous increase in concurrent gamers on Steam.
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“Abroad folks say that the anime has given CDPR a second probability. We’re grateful to [Studio] Set off for giving us the prospect to benefit from the story of V and Johnny Silverhand after watching the anime,” Satoru stated.
Aside from sci-fi mecha anime SSSS.Dynazenon, Set off not often makes follow-up seasons for its anime no matter how immensely fashionable they’re. Although there aren’t any plans for a second season of Edgerunners, Honma stated he’d personally prefer to proceed producing anime sooner or later with Japanese studios due to the constructive suggestions Edgerunners acquired. Personally, I’d vouch for a Witcher anime by animation studio Mappa given its work on epics with Assault on Titan’s last season and the second season of Vinland Saga. That stated, Mappa seems fully occupied at the moment so, no rush.
If this information has you down within the dumps, you possibly can take solace in figuring out that this blackwall-esque revelation doesn’t imply the top of the cyber rainbow for future initiatives in search of to increase 2077’s universe. Outdoors of Phantom Liberty, the primary main growth for 2077 popping out subsequent 12 months (which’ll skip last-gen consoles), a brand new novel known as Cyberpunk 2077: No Coincidence is ready to launch in August 2023. Equally to Edgerunners, No Coincidence follows a newly shaped ragtag group of misfits who’re tasked with smuggling an artifact from a Militech convoy.
If ready till subsequent 12 months proves an excessive amount of for you, you possibly can all the time try comics for the sport which can be set to launch subsequent month, or play the authentic Cyberpunk tabletop video games from R. Talsorian Video games.