It will take place between the two films, in 2032…
Franchise Blade Runner will extend a little more. According to The Hollywood Reporter, an animated series of 13 episodes titled Blade Runner – Black Lotus will arrive soon on the channel Adult Swim, through the producer of Blade Runner, 2049, Alcon Entertainment, and the service of online streaming Crunchyroll, which is responsible for the global distribution.
The animated series will be inspired by Blade Runner 2049, the sequel directed by Denis Villeneuve ‘s sci-fi classic, 1982 ( Ridley Scott). It will take place between the two films, 2032, and will include well known characters from the universe of Blade Runner.
All episodes will be directed by Shinji Aramaki , and Kenji Kamiyama, who are also attached to the upcoming reboot of Ghost in the Shell. The cast and the date is not yet known.