Netflix is partnering with Bandera Entertainment to deliver cat-loving and game-playing audiences a brand new animated sequence and cell recreation impressed by the thrilling card recreation of the identical identify, Exploding Kittens.
Matthew Inman, or The Oatmeal, shared the information with devoted followers right this moment through Twitter. Inman shares that Mike Judge and Greg Daniels are producing the sequence, and that it’s been within the works for a 12 months, additionally crediting Shane Kosakowski as a “brilliant and hilarious co-writer” on the undertaking.
If you’re not acquainted with Exploding Kittens, the 2-10 participant (relying on the pack) card recreation permits gamers to attempt to survive being exploded by kittens. You learn that proper; the whole level of the sport is to make it out alive — oh, and there’s additionally a goat concerned. The playing cards are hilarious, the kittens are vigorous, and a sequence primarily based upon them is as thrilling a prospect as any.
As Deadline stories, Mike Moon, Netflix head of grownup animation, had this to say in regards to the upcoming sequence:
“The co-development of a game and animated series breaks new ground for Netflix, and we couldn’t think of a better game to build a universe around than Exploding Kittens, one of the most inventive, iconic and original games of this century.”
The Exploding Kittens sequence will star Tom Ellis, Lucy Liu, Mark Proksch, Abraham Lim, Sasheer Zamata, and Ally Maki, as they lend their voices to the lovely and heaven-sent (or hell-bound) cats. The sequence has no release date, only a window of a while subsequent 12 months, and the cell recreation is about for a release subsequent month.
You can discover out extra about Exploding Kittens, the sport that began all of it, here.