Soaked Up Anime Fans Decode and React to ‘Cyberpunk: Edgerunners’ Opening Credits Shared by Netflix

Published 07/05/2022, 2:00 PM EDT

Netflix’s amazing anime lineup for the second half of 2022 will soon be here. And it looks like the amazing new animes that Netflix has in store for its fans will begin with the release of Cyberpunk: Edgerunners. The project has been in development for ages, and now the streaming giant has released the opening for the show.

All anime fans know how important openings are. They more than often contain glimpses of what we could see in the show and/or episode. So audiences instantly got to work and started finding clues in the opening as soon as they saw it.

Let us see what the fans have found.


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Fans spot details in the Cyberpunk: Edgerunners opening by Netflix

The opening title animation for Cyberpunk: Edgerunners, rooted in the universe of Cyberpunk 2077, has been announced by Netflix.

The first episode of Cyberpunk: Edgerunners was shown on Sunday at the Studio Trigger 10th Anniversary & Announcement panel at Anime Expo 2022. Unfortunately, the rest of us will have to wait to witness that.

But those who were not fortunate enough to watch the episode satisfied their hunger for the show by watching the opening. And while watching, they decoded multiple details from it.

Some of them are.

A common point of appraisal among the fans seems to be the retro animation style which resembles that of Naruto. And also, fans completely love the song which is This Fire by the 2001 rock band Franz Ferdinand.

It’s worth noticing that the emphasis here is on the titles, with a large credit sequence. However, this is a lot of art, although at frantic speeds.


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The show will comprise ten episodes releasing in a couple of months. The story will revolve around a kid in Night City who aspires to be an Edgerunner.

Maybe more updates regarding the story will arise as we close in on the release, as the trailer did not reveal much. The series still hasn’t a solid release date but is scheduled to drop in the month of September 2022.


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As the release date is announced we will surely update everyone. Meanwhile let us know if you guys loved the opening of Cyberpunk: Edgerunners or not.




Baheen Qadri

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Baheen Qadri is an entertainment writer at Netflix Junkie. Currently, he is pursuing BA in Mass comm Hons from SCMC Pune. He loves binge-watching films and TV series on Netflix.