(PCM) Netflix is bringing the much loved Castlevaina to your TV screens. The show will be animated and released later this year on the streaming site. Adi Shankar (Dredd) will be the force behind the series. In an interview Shankar promised “the show will be super violent” and ” will turn the vampire sub genre on it’s head.”
From Netflix’s press site..
Inspired by the classic video game series, “Castlevania” is a dark medieval fantasy following the last surviving member of the disgraced Belmont clan, trying to save Eastern Europe from extinction at the hand of Vlad Dracula Tepe himself. The animated series is from Frederator Studios, a Wow! Unlimited Media company, written by best-selling author and comic book icon Warren Ellis and executive produced by Warren Ellis, Kevin Kolde, Fred Seibert, and Adi Shankar.