Kevin Smith just announce during his panel at Power-Con that he will helmet a new Masters of the Universe anime series for Netflix. The new series titled Masters of the Universe: Revelation will be released worldwide on the streaming service.
Masters of the Universe: Revelation will be a sequel to the of the 1980’s original Masters of the Universe cartoon. Powerhouse Animation ( Castlevania ) will animate the series with Smith as anime show’s showrunner. According to Smith the series could be “the final battle between He-Man and Skeletor.”
Sony Pictures is currently working on a relaunch of Masters of the Universe film with Aaron and Adam Nee as directors. Noah Centineo will replace Dolph Lundgren as He-Man. The “Masters of the Universe” movie reboot will hit cinemas on March 5, 2021.
Created by Mattel, Masters of the Universerevolves around the conflict between the heroic He-Man, real name Prince Adam, and the evil Skeletor on the planet Eternia. The toy collection francise was launched in 1982. The franchise has since spawned a variety of products, including six lines of action figures, four animated television series, several comic series, a daily newspaper comic strip, and the 1987’s live-action film adaptation starring Dolph Lundgren as He-Man.