The poster conveniently shows off all three elements of the synopsis: dragon, man, man’s heart. Seems simple enough.
Only the Arisen can face the Dragon and defeat the apocalypse. Here’s your first look at the anime series adaptation of Capcom’s action fantasy classic Dragon’s Dogma, arriving September 17th. pic.twitter.com/UxJMcUrsdp
— NX (@NXOnNetflix) July 14, 2020
Netflix previously found considerable success by adapting Konami’s Castlevania series into an anime with the help of producer Adi Shankar. Shankar is now developing several more video game adaptations for Netflix including ones for Hyper Light Drifter, Assassin’s Creed, and Devil May Cry.
A new Arisen is born! Follow Ethan, along with his pawn Hannah, in his journey to reclaim his heart. @Netflix Original Anime Series Dragon’s Dogma releases worldwide on September 17, 2020 https://t.co/Eu6FKFOJjr pic.twitter.com/yxWD74oTWm
— Dragon’s Dogma (@DragonsDogma) July 15, 2020
You can check out IGN’s review of Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen, which was recently released on the Nintendo Switch.
Matt T.M. Kim is a reporter for IGN.