Heavy Metal Announces ‘Metalverse’ Movies And Shows With Live-Action Trailer

Heavy Metal Entertainment, the long-running science fiction, fantasy and horror publication, announced Heavy Metal Studios and the Metalverse.

Heavy Metal Entertainment, the long-running science fiction, fantasy and horror publication, has announced the Metalverse, an ambitious slate of action and anime TV shows and movies.

Heavy Metal president and studio head Tommy Coriale introduced the sizzle reel during the company’s Forging the Future panel at San Diego Comic-Con in 2022. The publisher, who turns 45, is known to be the birthplace of the legendary illustrated heavy metal magazine and the source of the cult classic animated film heavy metal (nineteen eighty one). The sizzle reel featured new live Taarna test footage and inspirational clips that bring to life a whole host of adaptations from Heavy Metal’s extensive IP library, including that of Stephanie Phillips. Taarnaby George C. Romero dead cold warby Matthew Medney dark wingby Blake Northcott Arena ModeMedney and Bruce Edwards’ The Adventures of Adrienne JamesDylan Sprouse and Joe Harris’ sun eater and Brendan Columbus’ wild circus.


RELATED: How Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings Universe Influenced Heavy Metal

The company develops a range of film and television projects under its Heavy Metal Studios studio division. “As heavy metal magazine changed the way the world looked at comics and how the 1981 animated film heavy metal changed animation forever, Heavy Metal Studios is poised to take the reins of live content and push it far beyond its current stagnation and to new heights,” Coriale said. will never be the same again.”

Attendees at the Heavy Metal panel were also treated to a preview of the upcoming Heavy Metal animated TV series. moon lakee, created by award-winning actor-writer Dan Fogler and based on his anthology graphic novel series. The horror-comedy TV series is currently in development and is being co-produced by Heavy Metal, Fogler, executive producer Daniel Powell and Bardel Entertainment, the animation studio behind hit shows like rick and morty and Teen Titans Go!. Moon Lake is “a thirty-minute animated television show hosted by the man on the moon, a wacky character reminiscent of iconic television anthologies of the past who has been held captive by ‘moon men’ since childhood. He keeps these aliens from to attack Earth by endlessly entertaining them with shocking stories of gruesome horror and hilarity.”


RELATED: Bastard!!: Heavy Metal, Dark Fantasy Is Pure Fanservice At Its Most Predictable Level

San Diego Comic-Con attendees can visit Heavy Metal at booth #1529 where the company sells books and merchandise, including convention exclusives like special editions of the magazine’s best-selling issues and comics and new clothes celebrating the publisher’s 45th anniversary this year. Book signings by acclaimed Heavy Metal talents will also take place at Booth #1529 throughout the weekend.

Source: Heavy Metal Entertainment

About Cecil Cobb

Check Also

REVIEW: Grappling with the Horror of Stranger Things 4

Nearly three years after the debut of the previous season, the fourth season of Netflix’s …