Netflix has released several new images and a visual for their CG Anime based on Capcom’s Resident Evil Franchise, Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness. Revealing not only two teaser images, a visual, story synopsis, but also revealing the cast involved in this new project.
“In 2006, there were traces of improper access to secret Presidential files found in the White House’s network. American federal agent Leon S. Kennedy is among the group invited to the White House to investigate this incident, but when the lights suddenly go out, Leon and the SWAT team are forced to take down a horde of mysterious zombies. Meanwhile, TerraSave staff member Claire Redfield encounters a mysterious image drawn by a youth in a country she visited, while providing support to refugees. Haunted by this drawing, which appears to be a victim of viral infection, Claire starts her investigation. The next morning, Claire visits the White House to request the construction of a welfare facility. There, she has a chance to a reunion with Leon and uses the opportunity to show him the boy’s drawing. Leon seems to realize some sort of connection between the zombie outbreak at the White House and the strange drawing, but he tells Claire that there is no relation and leaves. In time, these two zombie outbreaks in distant countries lead to events that shake the nation to its very core.”
Anime News Network has confirmed that the voice actors from Resident Evil 2 Remake will be reprising their roles for Leon S. Kennedy and Claire Redfield both English and Japanese Actors.
- Leon S. Kennedy– Nick Apostolides (English), Toshiyuki Morikawa (Japanese)
- Claire Redfield– Stephanie Panisello (English), Yuko Kaida (Japanese)
TMS Entertainment is producing the project while Quebico will be producing the CG animation, Capcom’s Resident Evil Producer Hiroyuki Kobayashi is involved in story supervision and production of the franchise’s first “Serialized CG Drama,” in this new mini-series. Also confirmed that Tokyopop will be producing a “Manga style” Graphic Novel for Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness. Meanwhile, there is still no release date planned for this new animated feature.
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