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Película Live-Action de FullMetal Alchemist llegará en febrero a Netflix

FullMetal Alchemist, la película basada en popular anime llega a la plataforma solo dos meses después de su estreno en japón.



Netflix ha compartido su lista de títulos que debutarán en la plataforma en febrero. En la lista aparece listada la película live-action adaptación del manga de Full Metal Alchemist por Hiromu Arakawa, para debutar en el servicio el 19 de febrero de este año como un título original de Netflix.  La película se estrenó el primero de diciembre del año pasado en cines de Japón.

Sinopsis: Fullmetal Alchemist

Edward Elric, un joven y brillante alquimista, que ha pasado gran parte de su vida buscando la piedra filosofal, ya que un día él y su hermano Alphonse trataron de resucitar a su madre muerta a través del acto prohibido de la transmutación humana.

El intenso salió tan mal que Edward perdió dos de sus extremidades y se vio obligado a usar sus habilidades de alquimia para unir el alma de Alphonse a una gran armadura sino quería perderlo también. Ahora Edward se embarca en un gran viaje para encontrar dicha piedra y así devolver el cuerpo de su hermano a la normalidad.

El manga original fue lanzado en agosto del 2001 y finalizado en Junio del 2010. El manga fue adaptado en un anime para televisión de 51 episodios en 2003. El mismo anime recibió un remake mucho más fiel al manga original estrenado en 2009 y contando con 64 episodios. Una película de anime basada en el manga fue estrenada en julio del 2005.

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Estas son las series y películas que llegan a Netflix en febrero de 2018

En cuanto a series, Netflix estrena en febrero “Altered Carbon“, historia sobre Takeshi Kovacs, hombre que obtiene un cuerpo cibernético y es obligado a resolver un crimen mientras la sociedad debate si es ético o no extender artificialmente la vida del ser humano.

De igual modo se estrena la primera temporada de “Riverdale“, adaptación de los cómics de Archie, pero con un tono oscuro. Aquí los personajes e la historia clásica no son necesariamente amigos y ocultan secretos mortales.

Netflix también lanza la primera temporada de “Legion”, serie de Fox y Marvel Television sobre un poderoso mutante de poderes telepáticos, David Haller, quien está recluido en un hospital de enfermedades mentales.



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Trailer for the final season of Voltron: Legendary Defender

The end for Voltron: Legendary Defender hits today!



Voltron: Legendary Defender

DreamWorks has revealed the last trailer for the final season of the series Voltron: Legendary Defender. The show can be found through the streaming service Netflix.

The video shows a recap of what we might see in this eight and final season of the hit series produced by DreamWorks TV.

This hit series is a reboot of the Voltron franchise and Japanese anime series Beast King GoLion. It’s animation is a mixture of anime-influenced traditional animation for characters and background and CGI for Voltron action sequences.

Voltron: Legendary Defender is set in a science fiction universe where planetary energy called “quintessence” can be used to power vehicles and magic. The series follows the adventures of the Paladins of Voltron who must learn to work together to form the giant robot Voltron and use it to defeat the evil Galra Empire.

This animated series has received a number of accolades. These include BTVA People’s Choice Award for Best Vocal Ensemble in a New Television Series in 2017.

Also, some comic books series have been adapted after the success of this series. A total of three comic series detailing events happening in between episodes were announced back in January 2016. Taking story ideas that were deemed too outlandish and too epic to be put in a 23-minute episode from the animated series. These comic series bridges the time lapse between seasons.

This new entry in the Voltron saga debuted back in June 10, 2016. The initial season consisted of 10 episodes and spanned for 68 more. The end for the series hits today on Netflix.

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Netflix will make a new Ghost In The Shell anime!

“Yes, a new Ghost in the Shell anime is coming”



Ghost In The Shell

A new anime of the legendary franchise Ghost in the Shell (GITS) will be produced by Netflix. The announcement came when the streaming service itself made it official through their Twitter account.

Via Netflix’s Twitter:

Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 will be directed by Appleseed’s Shinji Aramaki and Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex’s Kenji Kamiyama. On @Netflix in 2020!
*desire to explore the true meaning of human consciousness intensifies*”

No details have been yet revealed on what will this story will bring but as of late Netflix has been hands
on in bring the anime world to it’s service. Recently it was announced that they will be working on a Ultraman series, as well as Neon Genesis Evengelion.

Last year we had a GITS live-action flick but it turned out to be a disaster. The film knew how to take some of the visual elements of the anime but the story lacked a good narrative a attraction. You can read our review of the movie here.

Ghost in the Shell tells the story of a cyborg federal agent Maj. Motoko Kusanagi who trails “The Puppet Master”. He illegally hacks into the computerized minds of cyborg-human hybrids. Her pursuit of a man who can modify the identity of strangers leaves Motoko pondering her own makeup and what life might be like if she had more human traits. With her partner (Richard George), she corners the hacker, but her curiosity about her identity sends the case in an unforeseen direction.

No release date for this new Ghost In The Shell entry has been made official.

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Vision will be part of the Scarlet Witch series

Scarlet Witch will not be alone on the war against evil forces.




One of the key members of the Avengers, Vision, will be heading to the small screen. This after it was announced the this superhero will be part of the Scarlett Witch series that will debut on Disney +.

Geektyrant informed that series will be titled Vision and the Scarlet Witch. These two characters have shared an on-screen romance in the Avengers movie saga and they will be taking their relationship to the new digital streaming service. There’s no doubt that it will dive into and explore their relationship with each other even further.

For now there are no details on the plot or when it will be set in the MCU timeline. It is believed that the series could be taking place between the events of Civil War and Infinity War. The story could provide some of the adventures that they’ve been on together.

Vision is an android created by Ultron and Dr. Helen Cho. The android was programmed by Tony Stark and Bruce Banner, and awakened by the lightning of Thor Odinson’s hammer. Vision first appearance was in The Avengers #57.

Scarlet Witch, also known as Wanda Maximoff, an offspring of the villain Magneto. Wanda’s main power is the superhuman ability to manipulate and warp reality whenever she desires. This was granted to her by the High Evolutionary’s experimentation and further amplified by the demon Chthon (imprisoned within Wundagore Mountain) when she was born. She accomplishes this by manipulating a force known as Chaos Magic.

Paul Bettany is expected to reprise the rol of Vision and Elizabeth Olsen is set to return as Scarlet Witch.

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