1st Original Anime by Netflix : PERFECT BONES !
Directed by Kazuto Nakazawa, character designer of Samurai Champloo, director of the animated sequence in Kill Bill, Vol.1, key animator for The Animatrix’s “Kid’s Story”, “A detective Story” and many more.
Netflix’s is making another big play for anime eyeballs with its latest original acquisition, securing global rights to Production I.G & Kazuto Nakazawa’s forthcoming Perfect Bones. Each of the 12 episodes will get a day and date in Netflix’s 190 countries ! It’s not the first anime project for the streamer, though it does mark the first time such a series has gotten a worldwide roll-out in the all-at-once model.
1) Perfect Bones is set in a future where genetic testing leads scientists to create “perfect humans,” only to have their living research kidnapped by an organization set on using them to further a plot for new world order.
2) Set in a future where scientists have tried to create the “perfect human” in hopes of keeping peace in the universe. After nearly achieving their goal through several children, the scientists send their “new humans” for further training where they are kidnapped by an evil organization set on using their powers to implement their own concept of a new world order.
“We are incredibly excited to work with Production I.G, who have worked on hit series such as Attack on Titan and Psycho-Pass, in bringing one of the most daring new Anime titles produced today to all Netflix members and Anime fans around the world,” said Netflix original content acquisition vp Erik Barmack. “In an era where the Internet knows no bounds, we are proud to deliver high quality original Anime to fans all over the world, at the exact same time, no matter where they live whether it be Japan, France, Mexico, the US, and beyond.” !!!
“Among all the TV series and films Netflix offers, the titles I personally find the most amazing are Netflix originals,“ said Production I.G president and CEO Mitsuhisa Ishikawa. "Production I.G is eager to present another impactful title brought through our creators’ passion and imagination. We’re very excited about Perfect Bones.”
The streamer is giving a simultaneous global launch to director Kazuto Nakazawa’s new 12-part series. Only on Netflix.