Love, Death & Robots is coming to Netflix, and this adult animated anthology series is definitely for mature audiences. Those who remember the cyberpunk appeal of The Animatrix, a selection of animated shorts that explored the world of The Matrix, or perhaps were fans of MTV’s Liquid Television or Heavy Metal comics will definitely enjoy this line-up of 18 stories that feature plenty of sex, violence, and science fiction. Quite a combination!
According to Netflix, Love, Death & Robots “brings together world-class animation creators and captivating stories for the first anthology of short animated stories guaranteed to deliver a unique and visceral viewing experience.” The anthology series has David Fincher, Tim Miller, Jennifer Miller and Josh Donen as executive producers. Here’s what we know so far…
Love, Death & Robots Trailer
Might want to put your headphones on for this one and find a quiet corner. The Love, Death & Robots trailer is definitely not safe for work.
Love, Death & Robots Release Date
The 18 episodes of Love, Death & Robots will release on Netflix on March 15, 2019. Here’s a quick rundown of what each short animated feature is all about.
Alternate Histories: Want to see Hitler die in a variety of comically fantastic ways? Now you can. Welcome to Multiversity!
Beyond the Aquila Rift: Awakening after traveling light years off course, a ship’s crew struggles to discover just how far they’ve come.
Blind Spot: A gang of cyborg thieves stage a high-speed heist of a heavily armored convoy.
Fish Night: After their car breaks down in the desert, two salesmen take a dreamlike voyage to the dawn of time.
Good Hunting: The son of a spirit hunter forges a bond with a shape-shifting huli jing.
Ice Age: A young couple moves into an apartment and finds a lost civilization inside their antique freezer.
Helping Hand: Stranded in orbit, an astronaut must choose between life and limb before her oxygen runs out.
Lucky 13: After the drop-ship Lucky 13 lost two crews, no pilot would fly her… but rookies don’t get a choice.
Shape-Shifters: Deep in Afghanistan, two Marines with supernatural powers face a threat from one of their own kind.
Secret War: Elite units of the Red Army fight an unholy evil deep in the ancient forests of Siberia.
Sonnie’s Edge: In the underground world of “beastie” fights, Sonnie is unbeatable — as long as she keeps her edge.
Sucker of Souls: Unleashed by an archaeological dig, a bloodthirsty demon battles a team of mercenaries armed with… cats?
Suits: A community of farmers use their homemade mechs to defend their families from an alien invasion.
The Dump: Ugly Dave calls the garbage dump home, and he’s not about to let some city slicker take it away from him.
The Witness: After seeing a brutal murder, a woman flees from the killer through the streets of a surreal city.
Three Robots: Long after the fall of humanity, three robots embark on a sightseeing tour of a post-apocalyptic city.
When The Yogurt Took Over: After scientists accidentally breed super-intelligent yogurt, it soon hungers for world domination.
Zima Blue: The renowned artist Zima recounts his mysterious past and rise to fame before unveiling his final work.
More on Love, Death & Robots as we hear news…