Iconic characters from DC comics may have a chance to be reincarnated into a new world thanks to Spy x Family’s Studio Wit.
Earlier in June, it was confirmed that Wit Studios and Warner Bros. Japan will cooperate to make an isekai anime project. A recent tweet from source Tanuki Bingus (@SugoiBingus) alleges that the collaboration will be based on the DC Comics universe, which features some of the brand’s most popular characters in an undisclosed storyline centered around the region. tropical isekai. This has yet to be officially confirmed, although more information will be announced at Anime Expo 2023 on July 3, 2023.
The project will be discussed in a panel at the previously mentioned Expo, starting at 10 a.m. Pacific Time in Los Angeles. This panel has a description on the Anime Expo website: “The guesswork is over! Come and find out really the mysterious brand new anime project produced by Warner Bros. Japan and WIT Studio, one of the most famous animation studios in Japan. This anime will amaze you with some familiar characters venturing into the world of ISEKAI!”
Isekai stories are a staple in the animation industry, having grown in popularity throughout the years. The fantasy subgenre often follows a character as they are transported to an entirely different world, usually after death in the real world. Some notable isekai projects include That Time I Got Reborn as a Slime, Overlord, Mushoku Tensei Jobless Reincarnation, and The Eminence in Shadow. Additionally, an upcoming isekai manga will turn Spider-Man’s Doc Ock into a Japanese schoolgirl.
Wit Studio is a famous company known for producing a popular anime series. One of its most recent successes was Spy x Family, a comedy about a spy forced to create a fake family in order to complete a mission. The anime became hugely popular upon its release and recently revealed a trailer for its upcoming film titled Spy x Family: Code White. Other notable projects from the studio include the first three installments of Attack on Titan, Part 1 of the Vinland Saga – recently revealed for Season 3 – and Ranking of the Kings.
Spy x Family follows a spy known as Agent Twilight, who takes on the alias Loid Forger as he tries to secure peace between the nations of Westalis and Ostania. He must do this by infiltrating the prestigious Eden Academy with the help of his newly adopted daughter Anya and his wife Yor. However, just as Loid holds secrets, so does his new family as Yor is an assassin and Anya is a psychic.
The anime is available to stream on Crunchyroll.