An anime based off of the video game DOTA 2 has been announced. The anime will premiere on Netflix beginning March 25th.
DOTA 2 (Defense of The Ancients) is a Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) from Valve. The game is based off the Warcraft III mod of the same name.
The upcoming anime series DOTA: Dragon Blood follows the story of Davion, the Dragon Knight who’s one of the many playable characters in the game. A trailer for the series can be found below.
“The sweeping fantasy series based off of the DOTA2 universe tells the story of Davion, a renowned Dragon Knight devoted to wiping the scourge from the face of the world. Following encounters with a powerful, ancient eldwurm as well as the noble Princess Mirana on a secret mission of her own, Davion becomes embroiled in events much larger than he could have ever imagined.”
DOTA: Dragon Blood is the latest original anime title from Netflix; which has announced a slew of new upcoming “Netflix Originals”. In addition to DOTA: Dragon Blood, Netflix has also announced titles such as Shin Godzilla, Pacific Rim: The Black, and an anime adaptation of Dragon’s Dogma.