Ever want a new Masters of The Universe animated series that picks up right where the original cartoon left off in the 80’s? Now you are going to get your wish as Netflix is bringing a new MOTU animation that is going to be run by the legendary Kevin Smith! The new show titled, ‘Masters of The Universe Revelation‘, has not been given an official release date, but stay tuned as we will keep you posted when the news breaks. In the meantime check out some more details on the show below and let us know if you will be watching AFTER THE JUMP!
He-Man and The Masters of the Universe is returning as a Netflix limited series with Kevin Smith on board as executive producer and showrunner.
The show, which is titled Master of the Universe: Revelation, will actually serve as a follow-up to the original ’80s animated classic, and focus on the the storylines that were left unresolved in the series finale.
MOTU: Revelation will be produced by Mattel Television and animated by Powerhouse Animation, the studio behind Netflix’s Castlevania. Eric Carrasco (Supergirl), Tim Sheridan (Reign of the Supermen), Diya Mishra (Magic: The Gathering) and Marc Bernardin (Alphas) will join Smith on the writing team.
“I’m Eternia-ly grateful to Mattel TV and Netflix for entrusting me with not only the secrets of Grayskull, but also their entire Universe,” said the Jay and Silent Bob Reboot director in a statement. “In ‘Revelation,’ we pick up right where the classic era left off to tell an epic tale of what may be the final battle between He-Man and Skeletor! Brought to life with the most metal character designs Powerhouse Animation can contain in the frame, this is the Masters of the Universe story you always wanted to see as a kid!”