Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac, Pegasus, and Swan according to the designer of the series on Netflix
After having offered to his followers the sketch Shiryu of Dragon and Shun of Andromeda (which we can review here and here), Terumi Niishi, the designer of the animated series Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac co-produced by Toei Animation and Netflix that revisits the animated series of the 80's from the original manga by Masami Kurumada, has shared on Twitter of the striking illustrations of Seiya of Pegasus and Hyoga of the Swan.
The artist is keen to point out once again that it is simple fan art:
— 西位 輝実 NlSHII Terumi (@NishiiTerumi) February 1, 2018
— 西位 輝実 NlSHII Terumi (@NishiiTerumi) February 2, 2018
Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac is programmed at the time for a season of 12 episodes that will cover events ranging from all-out Galactic War to the saga of the Knights of Silver.
The release date has not yet been announced officially: you talked about initially of 2018, however, an article published by the specialized magazine, Newtype, has recently stated that the anime will come only in 2019, catching by surprise the same head writer of the series.
Terumi Nishii is also known for having characterized graphically the characters in the anime series the original Mawaru Penguindrum, and the transposition of The Bizarre Adventures of JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable", as well as for his work as an animator in the key, and the director of the animation in some episodes of Saint Seiya The Lost Canvas.
He has recently worked on the remake of A stylish Girl (Mademoiselle Anne).
Yoshiharu Ashino (D. Gray-man-Hallow) directs Saint Seiya – Knights of the Zodiac at Toei Animation on scripts put forth by Benjamin Townsend, Shannon Eric Denton, Thomas F. Zahler, Joelle Sellner, Travis Donnelly, Thomas Pugsley, Saundra Hall, Shaene Siders, and Patrick Rieger and coordinated by Eugene Son.
The design of the armor is Takashi Okazaki (Afro Samurai).
In Italy, the original manga is available in the perfect edition to Editions Star Comics; the animated series of the 80's was collected in three DVD box sets from Yamato Video – Koch Media.
Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac, Pegasus, and Swan according to the designer of the series, Netflix is MangaForever.net