Netflix has debuted the trailer for Knights of the Zodiac: Saint Seiya, which is launching on the streaming service in summer 2019. The series is based on the original stories and characters created by Masami Kurumada.
Knights of the Zodiac: Saint Seiya follows modern day adventures of young warriors called “Knights,” who are sworn protectors of the reincarnated Greek goddess Athena. Each Knight wears a powerful armor based on their chosen zodiac constellation and are called Knights of the Zodiac. They aid Athena in her battle against powerful Olympian gods who are bent on destroying the humankind.
The series is comprised of 12 episodes and is produced by Toei Animation.
The director is Yoshiharu Ashino and story editor & head writer is Eugene Son. The show features character design by Terum Nishii and armor design by Takashi Okazaki.