Directed by Yoshiharu Ashino with Eugune Son serving as the show’s story editor and head writer. Terumi Nishii will serve as the show’s character designer, and Takashi Okazaki designing the armour.
Netflix has revealed that their upcoming CGI anime remake of the Knights of the Zodiac: Saint Seiya anime series will premiere in Summer 2019. There will be a “global launch” that will be heavily promoted by Netflix.
Based on Masami Kurumada’s Saint Seiya manga, this Toei Animation co-production will have a total of 12 episodes, which will cover the Galaxian Wars Arc to the Silver Saints Arc of the manga. Each episode will be 30 minutes long.
It follows the story of young warriors called “Knights”, who are tasked to protect a reincarnated Athena against other Greek gods determined to rule the world. Each Knight wear a powerful armour based on their chosen zodiac constellation, and are called Knights of the Zodiac.