It has been plenty of years since Pluto was optioned for an anime, and nonetheless, there may be nothing to indicate for the deal. Back in 2017, the long-awaited adaptation was introduced on the Annecy International Animation Film Festival, and followers have been wanting to study extra about it since. And not way back, the mission’s producer gave followers an update in a now-deleted put up.

The message comes from Masao Maruyama, the founding father of Studio M2 and veteran anime producer. Taking to Twitter, a fan requested the creator concerning the standing of Pluto‘s anime and whether or not manufacturing had stopped. However, in a deleted tweet, Maruyama confirmed work on Pluto was in progress nonetheless.

Of course, this update is appreciated by followers, and they’re prepared to attend nevertheless it lengthy it takes for Pluto. After all, the fandom has waited 5 years, so they’re professionals on the subject of being affected person. It is solely good to listen to the collection continues to be being labored on, so netizens are crossing their fingers for a extra substantial update from Studio M2 earlier than lengthy.

If you’re unfamiliar with Pluto, it’s best to know the manga was penned by Naomi Urasawa and Takashi Nagasaki again within the early 2000s. Viz Media oversees the manga’s launch stateside, so you’ll be able to learn up on the story’s official synopsis under for extra particulars:

“In an ideal world where man and robots coexist, someone or something has destroyed the powerful Swiss robot Mont Blanc. Elsewhere a key figure in a robot rights group is murdered. The two incidents appear to be unrelated…except for one very conspicuous clue – the bodies of both victims have been fashioned into some sort of bizarre collage complete with makeshift horns placed by the victims’ heads. Interpol assigns robot detective Gesicht to this most strange and complex case – and he eventually discovers that he too, as one of the seven great robots of the world, is one of the targets.”


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