If you were curious about the format Netflix’s new Castlevania series would take, wonder no more. The show – based on Konami’s side-scrolling platformer which debuted on the NES in 1986 – will be an anime.
The official blurb:
"The last surviving member of a disgraced clan fights to save Eastern Europe from Dracula. Inspired by the classic NES game..."
The series will hit in the US and Europe on July 7. Given that it’s a Netflix Original series, it’s likely we’ll see it here day-and-date. When we reached out to Netflix, we received this response:
We'll keep you updated as we learn more.