Katsuhiro Otomo, manga author and anime director for the original Akira, announced at Anime Expo that he is working on a new Akira project. According to Sunrise president, Makoto Asanuma, they want to incorporate the entirety of the manga’s story.
ALSO: The original ‘Akira’ is also undergoing a 4K remaster to be released next spring in Japan and the USA. Released date is set for April 14, 2020.
ALSO ALSO : With the 2008 announcement that Taika Waititi is doing a live action Akira, set to release in 2021, it looks like we’re finally getting more Akira in our lives.
(source: Anime News Network)
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