Netflix: the series “Cowboy Bebop” will not have the right to a season 2!

To the chagrin of many fans, the live-action adaptation of “Cowboy Bebop” will not be entitled to a season 2 on Netflix …

True worldwide success, the animated series Cowboy Bebop is experiencing a live-action adaptation on Netflix. Appreciated by some, criticized by others, it is canceled by the video on demand service. MCE TV tells you everything from A to Z!

The phenomenon Cowboy Bebop

Cowboy Bebop is an animated series of 26 episodes. Created by the Sunrise studio, and directed by Shin’ichiro Watanabe, it was broadcast for the first time in April 1998.

Japanese creation then meets a huge success in the country. Very quickly, it was exported across borders and thus became a real benchmark.

But what exactly is she saying? The adventures of a bounty hunters group who travels in space aboard his vessel: the “Bebop”.

The crew consists of Spike Spiegel, Jet Black et Faye Valentine. The first is a martial arts gentleman, the second a former police officer and ship owner, and the third an amnesiac who lives only for money.

What makes the success of this animated series is the mix between Japanese and American cultures. Very colorful, his style is fabulous!

In its conquest of the live action market, Netflix then decided to adapt it. This was thus born November 19, 2021.

Created by Christopher Yost, it is quite well received on the American platform. To date, the 10 episodes would thus accumulate over 74 million hours of viewing. MCE TV tells you more about the new Netflix adaptation!

Netflix: the series

Netflix ends the series

If it does not break records, the adaptation of Cowboy Bebop in real shooting does all the same a more than honorable launch.

Only problem, it faces a strong drop in audience just ten days after its release. We are talking about 59% drop in views !

Reviews are mixed. Some love it when others hate it. And they don’t hesitate to let it be known! Debates fuse on social networks.

Generally, those who have known the animated series have trouble hanging on. The universe of this one would be badly transcribed in the live action proposed by Netlfix.

For others, it is a very beautiful discovery that deserves our attention. It has also enabled some to discover the original work.

According to the American magazine The Hollywood Reporter, Netflix would then have made the decision to end the series. If the video on demand service was planning a sequel, today it prefers not to take the risk.

However, the American platform does not intend to abandon the adaptations. She is preparing right now un live action One Piece…. No, you’re not dreaming !

Eiichiro Oda work moreover on the project. The series should thus see the light of day in 2023. Yes!


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