Category Archives: Cowboy Bebop

Big Amazon deal on Cowboy Bebop 25th Anniversary Blu-ray sets

Celebrate the monumental 25th anniversary of Cowboy Bebop, an iconic and beloved anime series that has captivated audiences worldwide. In honor of this milestone, an exquisite Blu-ray box set has been released, offering fans a collector’s dream. While it doesn’t boast a 4K Ultra HD upgrade, this limited edition set presents the complete series, packed […]

Cowboy Bebop director couldn’t watch Netflix reboot past first scene

Renowned director Shinichirō Watanabe, known for his work on the original Cowboy Bebop anime series, has voiced his criticism of the recent Netflix adaptation. The live-action reboot, released in 2021, garnered significant attention but unfortunately faced cancellation after just one season. Watanabe has now offered his evaluation of the Netflix rendition, which was developed by […]

Cowboy Bebop’s creator ditched Netflix’s series after one scene

The entertainment landscape has seen a surge in adaptations of comics and video games in Hollywood, and it comes as no surprise that anime is also attempting to make its mark. With the medium’s growing global popularity, more people than ever are tuning into anime and reading manga. However, Hollywood has yet to deliver an […]

Cowboy Bebop creator calls Netflix adaptation a disaster

Shinichiro Watanabe, the visionary creator of the highly acclaimed cult classic sci-fi anime series Cowboy Bebop, holds a special place in the hearts of fans worldwide. With an enduring fan base and a legacy that continues to captivate audiences, the announcement of a live-action adaptation on Netflix in 2021 ignited immense excitement and soaring expectations. […]

Cowboy Bebop creator reveals original title of anime

Shinichiro Watanabe, a renowned figure in the anime world, has achieved legendary status with his impressive portfolio of projects, many of which have become timeless classics in the medium. Among his notable works, Cowboy Bebop stands out as a remarkable anime series that revolves around the adventures of galactic bounty hunters including Spike Spiegel, Jet […]

Cowboy Bebop creator reveals new anime poster

Exciting news awaits fans of Cowboy Bebop, as the renowned creator Shinichiro Watanabe is once again making waves in the anime industry. Rumors about Watanabe’s new movie had been circulating for some time, leaving fans eagerly anticipating any details that might emerge. Fortunately, the wait is over, as the first poster for the highly anticipated […]

Cowboy Bebop creator couldn’t bear to watch Netflix adaptation

Shinichirō Watanabe, the esteemed creator of the beloved anime series Cowboy Bebop, has recently expressed his deep disappointment with Netflix’s ill-fated live-action adaptation of his show. The Netflix version of Cowboy Bebop faced a significant setback as it was canceled a mere three weeks after its release, failing to resonate with audiences and fans. According […]

Cowboy Bebop anime director shares thoughts on Netflix series

Upon its premiere in 2021, Netflix’s live-action rendition of Cowboy Bebop was met with disappointment from viewers. The general consensus among fans was that the series failed to capture the spirit and excitement of its critically acclaimed source material. However, no one appeared more disheartened by the outcome than the original anime’s director, Shinichirō Watanabe, […]

Ein from Cowboy Bebop was not meant to be a corgi initially

Ein, the adorable and intelligent Corgi from Cowboy Bebop, holds a special place in the hearts of anime fans worldwide. But have you ever wondered how Ein ended up as a Corgi in the first place? In the futuristic world of Cowboy Bebop, Ein is not just an ordinary dog. He is a “Data Dog,” […]

Cowboy Bebop director criticizes Netflix remake, calling it a departure from the original

Shinichirō Watanabe, the director of the original ‘Cowboy Bebop’ anime series that aired from 1998 to 2000, has recently voiced his discontent with Netflix’s ill-fated live-action remake of the beloved show. The original Japanese series, characterized as a neo-noir space western, gained a dedicated following in the late 2000s and 2010s, spanning three volumes and […]