Neoseeker reports that EA and Visceral Games have announced a Dante’s Inferno animated feature, that will be out in February of 2010. It is to be a “complicated work” from six international directors and will be done in the Anime Style of animation.
The core story remains the same: Dante seeks to rescue Beatrice’s soul from the Devil. The feature will be out in February 2010, around the same time its host material is released for consoles and PSP.
The good news is some of the creative teams involved also worked on some killer anime, like Ghost in the Shell,Samurai Champloo, and Blood the Last Vampire. All is not lost! No idea what other talents we’ll be seeing, but a trailer was released with the announcement, offering a glimpse of the animation quality.