Cyberpunk: Edgerunners – Netflix reveals the opening title sequence of its upcoming anime series

Netflix has revealed the opening title sequence for Cyberpunk: Edgerunners, the upcoming anime set in the world of Cyberpunk 2077.

The “opening so stylish it hurts” is accompanied by This Fffire by Franz Ferdinand and was shared during the Trigger 10 Year Anniversary & Announcement Panel at Anime Expo 2022.

Along with the opening credits, Studio Trigger also showed the first episode of the series to those in attendance and confirmed that Zach Aguilar, the English voice actor for Kimetsu No Yaiba’s Demon Slayer: Tanjiro Kamado, will be lending his voice to lead character David Martinez. .

Martinez is a street kid who “tries to survive in a city of the future obsessed with technology and body modifications. With everything to lose, he chooses to stay alive by becoming an edgerunner – a mercenary outlaw as well. known as cyberpunk.”

The 10-episode series will also focus on a netrunner named Lucy and a recent official clip revealed that part of the story will take place in the same location as Cyberpunk 2077‘s The Pickup mission. For those unfamiliar, this is the mission where V and Jackie must recover the Maelstrom gang’s spider-spy robot.

Cyberpunk: Edgerunners will be released on Netflix in September 2022 and remains one of our 10 most anticipated new anime of 2022.

For more, check out how David Martinez was referenced in Cyberpunk 2077 and 10 essential anime to watch before Cyberpunk: Edgerunners arrives.

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Adam Bankhurst is a reporter for IGN. You can follow him on Twitter @AdamBankhurst and on Tic.

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