In case you missed it yesterday, we wanted to make sure you got to see the full trailer for Star Wars: Visions, the new animated series coming from Disney+. The anime series gives us several, all-new Star Wars stories featuring new characters and new adventures, as told by seven different Japanese animation studios.
The series will air in both English and Japanese with the English voice cast including Henry Golding, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Lucy Liu, Temuera Morrison, Neil Patrick Harris, Alison Brie, Simu Liu, David Harbour, and Karen Fukahara.You can check it all out when the show drops on the streaming network September 22.
Seven Japanese anime studios bring their unique talent and perspective to Star Wars: Visions, a collection of animated Original Short Films. As a first formal venture into anime, each Star Wars: Visions short bears a unique Japanese sensibility, which in many ways aligns with the tone and spirit of Star Wars storytelling. From the beginning, stories told in the Star Wars galaxy have counted Japanese mythology and the films of Akira Kurosawa among their many influences, and these new visions will further explore that cultural heritage through the unique animation style and perspective of each anime studio