Netflix has announced at its “Netflix Anime Slate 2017” event that Masami Kurumada’s Saint Seiya (Knights of the Zodiac) manga is getting a new remake CG anime adaptation. The anime will be a Netflix Original Series tentatively titled Knights of the Zodiac: Saint Seiya.
The anime’s first 12-episode season will feature the story from the Galaxian Wars to Silver Saints arcs of the manga. Each episode will be about 30 minutes long.
Yoshiharu Ashino is directing the series at Toei Animation. Eugene Son is the story editor and head writer. Terumi Nishii is designing the characters, and Takashi Okazaki is designing the armor.