DOTA: Dragon’s Blood Anime Series Soon on Netflix
Streaming platform Netflix recently announced a anime based on the DOTA 2 MOBA franchise. DOTA: Dragon’s Blood Anime will be a limited series running of 8 episodes. From the looks of the teaser video it looks like a unique adaptation of the characters.
The DOTA based fantasy series follows Davion, a renowned Dragon Knight devoted to wiping the scourge of Dragons from the face of the world. Following encounters with a powerful, ancient eldwurm as well as the noble Princess Mirana on a secret mission of her own, Davion becomes embroiled in events much larger than he could have ever imagined. “
“Fans will love how we’ve imagined the DOTA 2 universe and woven together an epic, emotional, and adult-oriented story about some of their favorite characters,” said showrunner and executive producer Ashley Edward Miller. “The cinematic animation, acting and music are simply next level and I’m grateful to Valve for supporting our creative ambitions.”
The series is based on the hugely successful global video-game franchise DOTA 2 by Valve. Ashley Edward Miller (X-Men: First Class, Thor and Black Sails) serves as series showrunner and executive producer. Renowned Studio MIR (The Legend of Korra and Netflix’s Voltron: Legendary Defender) is responsible for animation, with Ryu Ki Hyun serving as Co-Executive Producer.
You can see the live trailer here