Mana Project Studio (Nightfell, Norse Grimoire) And Don’t Panic Games, in collaboration with Sunrise, revealed that they are working on the Official Cowboy Bebop RPG, one of the most loved anime of all time!
Cowboy Bebop, directed by Shinchiro Watanabe, premiered in 1998 in Japan and has always been on top of it ever since, with a huge following of viewers and fans. Furthermore, it is precisely these days the news that the series will soon be made available again on the platform Netflix, with all 26 episodes that make it up.
Here comes the official role-playing game of Cowboy Bebop
In Cowboy Bebop: The Role-Playing Game players will take on the role of bounty hunters in space in a universe that mixes westerns, film noir and crime stories. The team of Fumble which won the award of Role-playing Game of the Year with Not the End in 2020.
The game will be launched on the platform Kickstarter In the 2022 and hypothetically it should hit the shelves of our libraries by the end of the year! In addition, the crowdfunding campaign includes the launch of the RPG in three languages: English, French and Italian.
Cedric Littardi, founder of Don’t Panic Games, commented:
As a pioneer of Japanese animation in Europe and a role-playing player, I have always dreamed of experiencing adventures in the universes of the most famous anime. We are delighted that Sunrise, with whom we have been collaborating for many years, has trusted us and entrusted us with this first project.
Michele Paroli, founder and lead designer of Mana Project Studio added:
Cowboy Bebop is part of those anime that have formed our cultural background. As a fan of the anime, we are thrilled to be able to work on this project, a unique opportunity to curate the design of both the Cowboy Bebop themes and its strong visual identity. Our goal is to share our passion for Cowboy Bebop with everyone through this game!