Edgerunners Release Date, Plot, Cast, Trailer, and Everything We Know So Far

Cyberpunk: Edge Runners is one of the most anticipated anime titles coming to Netflix in the near future. It is a spin-off of the popular CD Projekt Red Cyberpunk 2077 game that will immerse you in the world of the edgerunners, a kind of outlaw mercenary, as they cross the dystopian and futuristic city of Night City.

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Cyberpunk: Edge Runners

Although Netflix, Studio Trigger and CD Projekt Red haven’t revealed many details about Cyberpunk: Edge Runnersexpect more information to be released soon, especially when Geeked Week 2022 takes place June 6-10.

For now, you can find everything we know about the anime spinoff so far, including its release date, plot, trailer, cast, and crew.

When is Cyberpunk: Edge Runners coming to Netflix?

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Cyberpunk: Edge Runners

Cyberpunk: Edge Runners is set to release worldwide on Netflix in 2022, but they haven’t announced an official release date.

Netflix should share an update for Cyberpunk: Edgerunneris on Geek Week 2022the five-day virtual event that runs from June 6-10. According to the schedule, the update for Cyberpunk: Edge Runners will go live on Wednesday, June 8, so there’s a good chance that an official release date will be announced during that event.

what will be Cyberpunk: Edgerunners be about?

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Cyberpunk: Edge Runners

Netflix has confirmed that Cyberpunk: Edge Runners will take place in the same futuristic world as the video game, the dystopian Night City. The show’s official synopsis confirms that the 10-episode standalone series will tell the story of:

“A street kid trying 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 also known as cyberpunk name.”

Since it is about a child, it is likely that there will be less sexual content in the Netflix series compared to the video game. The story probably won’t stray too far from its source material, but expect the series to find different ways CD Projekt Red and Studio Trigger can use the dystopian setting to tell a gripping new story.

Netflix did not provide any additional plot details. Cyberpunk: Edge Runnersbut we’ll update this article once we have the latest scoop.

Has Netflix ever released a Cyberpunk: Edge Runners trailer?

Netflix has not released a full trailer for Cyberpunk: Edge Runners but the official Cyberpunk 2077 The YouTube channel has already released the announcement video with commentary from popular Japan-based animation company Studio Trigger.

Watch the announcement video for Cyberpunk: Edge Runners below:

You can also preview Cyberpunk: Edge Runners in the Geeked Week 2022 trailer:

Expect Netflix to release a full trailer for Cyberpunk: Edge Runners during the virtual event.

Who are the cast and crew of Cyberpunk: Edge Runners?

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Cyberpunk: Edge Runners

Cyberpunk: Edge Runners is an animated spin-off collaboration co-produced by Cyberpunk 2077 developer CD Projekt Red and Studio Trigger, the Japanese studio well known for their series such as kill her kill her, Cop from hell, Little Witch Academyand more.

Studio Trigger’s Hiroyuki Imaishi is set to direct Cyberpunk: Edge Runnerswhile Yoh Yoshinari will be in charge of character design.

Netflix and Studio Trigger have not shared any information about the voice actors involved in the animated series.

To our knowledge, unlike the video game, Keanu Reeves is not involved.

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