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"Altered Carbon: The Role Playing Game" On Kickstarter

The Altered Carbon Role Playing Game Now Up For Pre-Order

The Altered Carbon Role Playing Game, a new RPG by Renegade Game Studios, is now up for preorder on Renegade's website! We here at Bleeding Cool covered this RPG's Kickstarter campaign back in early February, and now it's finally coming to fruition Hunters Entertainment and Skydance Television teamed up with Renegade to get this game off[...]

Funko Blows Our Mind with “Altered Carbon” Pop Vinyls

Funko Blows Our Mind with "Altered Carbon" Pop Vinyls

This time Funko is celebrating the second season of Altered Carbon with three special Pop Vinyls! Takeshi Kovacs is the main protagonist of the series and with the idea of transferable consciousness, all three of these figures are technically the same character We will be getting his original body, his new body from season 1 and the[...]


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"Altered Carbon" Season 2: Takeshi Kovacs? Meet… "Evergreen" [OFFICIAL TRAILER]

Netflix's Altered Carbon has a major thing going for it in its DNA that gives it an advantage over other shows: the concept of "sleeves" I mean, it really does give the studio and the streamer a major negotiation weapon in their back pocket: asked too much during contract dealings, you just change the "sleeve".Cynical[...]


"Altered Carbon: The Role Playing Game" On Kickstarter

"Altered Carbon: The Role Playing Game" On Kickstarter

Hunters Entertainment, alongside Skydance Television (the team responsible for the Altered Carbon television show), has developed the Kickstarter campaign for Altered Carbon: The Role Playing Game![caption id="attachment_1156561" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Source: Hunters Entertainment[/caption]At this exact moment, the campaign is very nearly funded to its goal of $20,000 (it's already $17,721 in as of writing this very figure!),[...]

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"Altered Carbon" Season 2 Finishes Re-Sleeving This February [TEASER]

One of the best things Netflix's Altered Carbon has going for it? Trying new things is pretty much built into the DNA of the series' concept via "sleeves" Which is why Joel Kinnaman can spend the first season playing Takeshi Kovacs - only for the role to be handed over to Anthony Mackie (Disney+'s upcoming series[...]

Will Yun Lee

"Altered Carbon" Season 2: Netflix Sci-Fi Series Taps Will Yun Lee Return

Will Yun Lee, who played the original Takeshi Kovacs, will return to Altered Carbon for its second season in a recurring role The Netflix science fiction drama based on the Richard K Morgan series focuses on Takeshi, who lived hundreds of years through different bodies Lee’s role is under wraps since Anthony Mackie plays the[...]

'Into the Dark': Martha Higareda, 4 More Join July 4th Installment "Culture Shock"

'Into the Dark': Martha Higareda, 4 More Join July 4th Installment "Culture Shock"

Hulu's holiday horror anthology Into the Dark has signed up a new cast of victims/actors for July 4th installment "Culture Shock." Previously-announced Richard Cabral (Mayans M.C.) will be joined by Martha Higareda (Queen of the South, Altered Carbon), Shawn Ashmore (The Rookie), Barbara Crampton (You’re Next, Re-Animator), Felipe de Lara (The Lord of the Skies),[...]

Hunters Entertainment Brings 'Altered Carbon' to RPG Arena

Hunters Entertainment Brings 'Altered Carbon' to RPG Arena

This is a pretty great time to be a fan of role playing games, even more so if you're fan of any particular show or genre- there's a pretty good chance someone, somewhere is developing a game based off of it.[caption id="attachment_1016494" align="aligncenter" width="600"] //Credit:Hunters Entertainment[/caption]Hunters Entertainment has penned a multi-year deal with Skydance Media[...]

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Netflix's New Anime Slate Includes Dragon's Dogma, SPRIGGAN and Vampire in the Garden

The other three anime series on the 2020 slate are Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045, Altered Carbon: Resleeved and an adaptation of Mark Millar's superpowered heist comic miniseries Super Crooks.  Netflix announced the rest of its 2020 slate of exclusive anime series - including Dragon’s Dogma, SPRIGGAN, and Vampire in the Garden - with a little background on[...]

'Altered Carbon' Announces Season 2 Cast, Anime Feature

Netflix series Altered Carbon is coming back for a second season, with some new sleeves joining familiar faces.Renée Elise Goldsberry will return as Quellcrist Falconer, and Chris Conner will remain the hologram of author Edgar Allen Poe.New additions to the cast include Anthony Mackie as the new body for Takeshi Kovacs (played in season 1 by Joel Kinnaman), Simone Missick (Detective Misty Knight in Marvel's[...]

Netflix Developing Altered Carbon, Pacific Rim (and 3 Other) Anime Series

For you kaju lovers out there, we're getting a Pacific Rim anime, and for you Altered Carbon fans, a series to 'explore story mythology'.Here's what we know so far about the shows (from our friends over at Collider):Pacific Rim:Returning to the epic battle of Kaiju and Jeagers, this original anime series will expand upon the story of the[...]

Anthony Mackie Joins 'Altered Carbon', Netflix Orders Season 2 of Series

Netflix series Altered Carbon has FINALLY been officially picked up for a second season We say finally, because we were totally expecting it months earlier The series is based on Richard K Morgan's Altered Carbon novels, which detail futuristic worlds where humans are able to download their memories into stacks (think cpu chips) that can be implanted[...]

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A Chat With 'Legion', 'Star Trek' Composer Jeff Russo at #WonderCon

Jeff Russo is a prolific composer.  I can say this because his current slate of shows across traditional television and streaming services is impressive- Altered Carbon and Santa Clarita Diet on Netflix, Legion and Fargo on FX, Lucifer on FOX, Counterpart, Bull, Powers- you get the idea.[caption id="attachment_821897" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Editorial credit: Eugene Powers / Shutterstock.com[/caption]At WonderCon 2018, Jeff spoke about his influences, keeping his[...]

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Altered Carbon Season 1: Increasing the Role of Women

Last weekend when I binge-watched and reviewed Altered Carbon, I also talked about the changes in the series from the Richard K Morgan novel it was based on Having just read the book, it was fresh in my mind.The biggest change overall led to a lot of other changes The novel was a first-person narrative[...]

'Hanna' Series Reunites The Killing's Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman

Dick’s Electric Dreams) and Joel Kinnaman (Altered Carbon) are set to join the series adaptation of the 2011 assassin film Hanna.With newcomer Esme Creed-Miles (Dark River) as lead, the series is directed by Sarah Adina Smith (Legion) from a script adaptation by David Farr (film's co-writer) NBCUniversal International Studios will serve as the main production studio, with[...]

The Killers

Altered Carbon Season 1, Episode 10 Recap: The Killers

This article contains spoilers for Altered Carbon episode 10 - The Killers......And we've come to the end Everything happens on Head in the Clouds Reileen (Dichen Lachman) verifies that her backups have been contaminated and sends her ghost walker to the Raven to destroy the AI and pick up the others When he gets there,[...]

Rage in Heaven

Altered Carbon Season 1, Episode 9 Recap: Rage in Heaven

This article contains spoilers for Altered Carbon episode nine - Rage in Heaven......This episode starts off with Kovacs (Joel Kitterman) meeting with Reileen (Dichen Lachman) where he tells her that he doesn't care She tries to convince him otherwise, but he tells her that he's going to spend some time on an island and then[...]

Clash by Night

Altered Carbon Season 1, Episode 8 Recap: Clash by Night

This article contains spoilers for Altered Carbon episode eight - Clash by Night......This episode picks up just after Kovacs (Joel Kinnaman) found out that his sister Reileen (Dichen Lachman) is the one that sold the Envoys out to the Protectorate and got them all killed He also finds out that she has multiple sleeves and[...]