Anime based on Marvel comic book superheroes premiered in Japan in July 2017
Marvel HQ’s official YouTube channel began streaming the first episode of the Marvel’s Future Adventures anime on Tuesday. The channel will stream episodes of the anime every Tuesday. All 39 episodes will be available on the channel by summer 2024.
Marvel Future Avengers is a television anime based on the Marvel comic book superheroes. The first season premiered on Dlife in Japan in July 2017. The anime’s second season debuted in July 2018, and it focused on the Inhumans. Disney+ began streaming the first season of the anime in February 2020. Disney+ began streaming Marvel Future Avengers Season 2 in May 2020.
The anime follows Makoto, a young boy who gains superpowers due to an evil gene manipulation experiment by Hydra. Makoto and other youths join the Avengers as apprentices named “Future Avengers.” The anime shows Makoto and others as they train, fight villains, and grow — all under Avengers members Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk, Thor, and Wasp.
Yuzo Sato (Iron Man, Gokusen, Kaiji) directed both seasons of the anime at the Studio Madhouse, and Japanese writer Ryuu King (Dragon Ball Super scripts, Marvel Disk Wars: The Avengers) was in charge of the series scripts. Takahiro Umehara (Iron Man, Beyblade, Claymore) designed the characters.
Source: Press release