Cowboy Bebop director to helm Blade Runner anime short

Cowboy Bebop director to helm Blade Runner anime short

Cowboy Bebop director to helm Blade Runner anime short

Decorations that are direct echoes of the original Ridley Scott: slum post-apocalyptic, cool colors overlapping one another creating a rainbow city, deshumanisation of the human species, no doubt Denis Villeneuve has done his homework. And (depending on who you ask) it's either been too long a wait, or it should never have seen the light of day.

IMAX will allow fans to experience more of the action of Blade Runner 2049 than in any other format. Not only does he have to weave a brand new story, but he has to explain what happened in the thirty years after the events of the first film.

Based on pre-release surveys, the sequel to Ridley Scott's acclaimed 1982 science fiction classic could surpass the $40 million mark when it opens in theaters next month. A new behind-the-scenes clip from the short film has been released; the full version will be available soon. Check out the short below!

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Over 35 years since Blade Runner came out, its sequel is nearly upon us. Unfortunately, when trouble arrives to someone he cares about, his identity might have been revealed. Sound off with your thoughts in the comments section below!

Set 30 years after the original, Blade Runner 2049 stars Ryan Gosling, with Harrison Ford reprising his role of Deckard.

The film will be released on Sony Pictures Japan's YouTube channel on September 26 and is apparently one of several projects slated as preludes to Blade Runner 2049. Shukou Murase (Halo Legends, Mobile Suit Gundam Wing) is serving as character designer and animation director, and Flying Lotus is composing the music.

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