Netflix shows the first trailer of the Cuphead series | Digital Trends Spanish
Netflix showed a first preview of The Cuphead Show, a cartoon based on the characters of the popular video game inspired by the cartoons of the thirties.
The trailer stars King Dice, who plays a key role in the history of the video game.
The Cuphead Show is one of the main titles promoted by Netflix in the framework of its E3 Geeked Week event, in which it also offered details on other productions related to the gaming world, such as the series with real actors (live action) of resident Evil.
The series will be based on the video game, however, it will not be a reissue of the shorts that explain the story within the game. As detailed by Netflix, The Cuphead Show will tell an alternate story around the characters of the video game, including Cuphead, his brother Mugman, the King Dice, among others.
Cuphead is a second-person shooter action video game that debuted on Xbox One in September 2017. The game was produced by independent studio MDHR under the direction of brothers Chad and Jared Moldenhauer, who were inspired by cartoons from the 1930s. for the design of the characters and the settings in which the game takes place.
Due to its success, Cuphead it was adapted to other consoles such as the PS4 and the Nintendo Switch. The studio is currently working on an expansion to Cuphead titled The Delicious Last Course, which, although it does not yet have a release date, promises more action and levels full of challenges for video game fans.