Netflix has announced a brand new Ghost in the Shell anime titled Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045. The new movie is slated to release in 2020, the movie will be produced by studio I.G. and SOLA Digital Arts. This time around these studios will be taking a different approach on the series, changing it from traditional 2D animation to more of a 3D animation with CG.
Check out the announcement tweet for Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 below from NXonNetflix.
YES, A NEW GHOST IN THE SHELL ANIME IS COMING.
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* pic.twitter.com/MgKzX2KydQ
— NX (@NXOnNetflix) December 8, 2018
Source: NXonNetflix official Twitter
Right now, there’s just a release window of 2020. We’ll share more when more information is announced.
Netflix has been investing heavily in bringing more and more anime to the platform, such as Neon Genesis Evangelion, and some original anime series. They’re also working on a live-action version of Cowboy Bebop.