The Russo Bros. Developing Magic The Gathering animated series for Netflix

Avengers Endgame Directors to take on Animated Series based off of popular Fantasy Role-Playing Card game.

The long-running Card game is finally getting its own Animated Series, The Russo Brothers; known for their Success on Avengers Endgame will be creating and producing the series on the Streaming Service Netflix. The announcement was made on Netflix’s NX Twitter account:

Credit: Netflix, Magic The Gathering, Wizards of The Coast (Now a Subsidy of Hasbro) 2019©

The series will explore the lives of Planeswalkers, magical beings who drive the mythology of Magic The Gathering, with a new story created by the Russo brothers. Also, here is a statement from the Russo Brothers listed below:

“We have been huge fans and players of Magic: The Gathering for as long as it has been around, so being able to help bring these stories to life through animation is a true passion project for us.”

The Russo Brothers

Magic is a beloved global franchise with a massively engaged fan base that has only continued to grow over the last 25 years, There’s no one better suited to bring this story to audiences around the world than Joe and Anthony Russo, whose talent for genre storytelling is unmatched, as is demonstrated by their central role in creating some of the biggest box office hits of all time.”

John Derderian, head of anime programming for Netflix

Even though there isn’t a projected premiere date for this new show but with luck maybe there will be more information at San Diego Comic-Con in July.

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