Wednesday, February 12, 2014
From Anime News Network
The IGN website reported on Tuesday that Sony PicturesWorldwide Acquisitions and the Japanese studio Lucent Pictures Entertainment are producing Appleseed Alpha, a new CG-animated film of Masamune Shirow's science-fiction manga Appleseed, this summer. Shinji Aramaki(Starship Troopers: Invasion, Space Pirate Captain Harlock) is returning to direct this new project after helming two previous CG Appleseed films. Joseph Chou(Appleseed: Ex Machina, Halo Legends) is producing.
The new film will be "a reboot that will depict the early days of Deunan and Briareos in search of the legendary city of Olympus." IGN posted the first image from the film.
Posted by Kevin McKeever at 12:02 PM