Mass Effect series developers BioWare and anime distributors FUNimation Entertainment announced a deal to produce a feature-length anime based on the Mass Effect series.
Tokyo-based T.O. Entertainment will co-produce the film, according to a press release. Mass Effect executive producer Casey Hudson is set to executive produce the anime with
FUNimation CEO Gen Fukunaga, Director of Original
Entertainment Chris Moujaes and T.O Entertainment’s CEO Takeichi Honda
and Yui Shibata.
Filmmakers have already started production and digital and video releases are scheduled for summer 2012.
Production of the Mass Effect anime movie has already begun. Digital and home video releases are scheduled for the summer of 2012.