Animation Magazine reports that Sesame Workshop working with Guru Studio to develop a new Sesame Street animated spin-off. The new series titled Mecha Builders will reimagine Sesame Street characters as heroes in a robot-animation style.
President and Executive Creative Director at Guru Studio Frank Falcone shared his excitement in a statement.
We’re thrilled to be working on such timeless and beloved classic characters with the amazing team at Sesame Workshop with Guru Studio’s masterful animated storytelling, we’re going beyond the Sesame Street neighborhood with a new take on our iconic brand.
The series was first announced last October as part of a slate of Sesame content for WarnerMedia’s new streaming service, HBO Max. Production for Mecha Builders will begin this month.