[Special thanks to Bella for bringing this to my attention!]
There are two things Avalon: Web of Magic fans have been eagerly anticipating: Shadow Warrior and the film adaptation of the series. After three years of silence on both projects, we finally have an update.
Some information gleaned from image comments:
- it will be “Pixar meets Miyazaki in style”
- an animated demo exists
- the official site is being redesigned, as are the social media accounts
- no broadcast network secured yet, but they are shooting for a September release
There’s also some production art of the mages and the Dark Sorceress. I’ve added a selection below:
I’ve always thought that Avalon would work best as an animated series, just like Jewel Riders, the cartoon that inspired it. In a way, things have gone full circle. (See what I did there?)
I’ll keep you posted on any new Avalon animated series developments. For now, I’ll leave you with this image of the production team doing their research.