“Hellboy” writer and Boom! Studios founder Andrew Cosby has confirmed that he’s penning a new Netflix animated TV series based on Blizzard Entertainment’s video game franchise “Diablo”.
Bloody Disgusting has posted a screen capture of a tweet that Cosby posted saying: “I guess I can confirm I am indeed in final talks to write and show-run the new DIABLO animated series for Activision and Netflix. It’s very exciting and I hope to the High Heavens it all works out.”
The series has been rumored for some time and will be R-rated. The video games follow a lonely medieval hero trying to rid the world of Diablo, the Lord of Terror. The series launched in 2006 with the still popular third entry launched in 2012.