Altered Carbon: 4 Reasons You’ll Definitely Love Netflix’s New Cyberpunk Series

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America can’t wait till watching Netflix’s new tech noir mystery about solving a murder in a world where death has lost all meaning.

Altered Carbon debuts on Netflix on Feb. 2.

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Based on novel

Altered Carbon is Netflix’s noir adaptation of Richard K. Morgan’s definitive novel. Morgan’s novel has plenty of political intrigues, complex moral decisions, sex, and violence — in other words it contains everything we love to watch.

The book is the first of a trilogy following Takeshi Kovacs, a gangster turned Envoy super-soldier turned mercenary in a dystopian future where people’s personalities can be downloaded and passed from body to body.

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The plot

“Altered Carbon” tells the story of a gangster turned super soldier named Takeshi Kovacs. Brought back to life 250 years after he dies, Kovacs is tasked by Laurens Bancroft, a mysterious and powerful millionaire, to solve Bancroft’s own murder.

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Blade Runner styled

New series style is similar to sci-fi Blade Runner or even the more controversial Ghost In The Shell.

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The trailer shows a world full of neon signage lighting up a grim cityscape, multiple glowing-eyed strippers, flying cars weaving around skyscrapers at night, constant rain and even a mad millionaire who would impress the likes of Dr. Eldon Tyrell.

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Expensive project

As you can see from the trailer, the Netflix Original series looks quite expensive, with its futuristic visuals and many action set-pieces. Upcoming show Altered Carbon is rumoured to cost up to $7,000,000 per episode, which is more than Game of Thrones cost when it started.

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