Announcing the first Tekken anime series, coming to Netflix this year
Netflix has announced its latest video game adaptation, and it’s a new Tekken show. Tekken: Bloodline is a new anime based on the classic fighting game series, and it’s coming to the streaming platform this year.
The new show centers on Jin Kazama and his journey to get revenge after a “monstrous evil” entered the world and turned his life upside down. Check out the trailer below for a closer look at the new series.
This is not Tekken’s first expansion beyond games, as there was an animated Tekken movie in 1998 and a live-action Tekken movie in 2009. Another animated movie, Tekken: Blood Vengeance, is released in 2011. Bloodline is Tekken’s first anime series, however.
The new Tekken anime for Netflix is one of many new TV shows and video game movies in the works. The next big release is this week’s Halo TV series and then April’s Sonic the Hedgehog 2 movie.
When it comes to Tekken video games, 2017’s Tekken 7 is the latest entry in the series. No new entries have been announced.
Tekken: Bloodline Plot:
“Jin Kazama learned the family arts of self-defense, traditional Kazama-style martial arts, from his mother at an early age. Even so, he was helpless when a monstrous evil suddenly appeared, destroying everything he held dear. , changing his life forever. Angry at himself for not being able to stop him, Jin swore revenge and sought absolute power to demand it. His quest will lead to the ultimate battle on the world stage. : the King of Iron Fist Tournament.