News G4's Blade Anime Slated for January 13 with Harold Perrineau
posted on 2011-12-16 12:07 EST
The American television channel G4 and the production company Marvel announced on Thursday that G4 will premiere Marvel's anime series Blade on January 13 with Harold Perrineau as the voice of the title character. G4 already ran Marvel's Iron Man and Wolverine anime this past summer. G4 launched the X-Men anime on October 21.
The story revolves around Blade, a "Daywalker" vampire hunter who was born with vampire and human blood after a vampire attacked his mother. While visiting Japan on a mission, Blade tracks down Deacon Frost, the vampire who killed his mother. Blade confronts "Existence," a mysterious organization composed of vampires modified by Frost.