The Saturn Awards, the awards that honor the best science fiction, horror, and fantasy movies and television programs of the year, has announced the nominations for the 47th awards, its 50th anniversary edition. The Blade Runner: Black Lotus anime has been nominated for the Animated Series award.
The Blade Runner: Black Lotus anime series premiered in November 2021 with two episodes on Adult Swim’s Toonami block and on Crunchyroll. Adult Swim also premiered the anime in Canada at the same time. Adult Swim has worldwide distribution rights to an English-dubbed version of the show outside of Asia. Crunchyroll is streaming the anime worldwide.
Crunchyroll and Adult Swim partnered with Alcon Entertainment to produce the 13-episode television anime series.
The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films will host the award ceremony on October 25, 2022.