Known as Killer Seven in China and Scissor Seven in the rest of the world is a Chinese animated series. It was released on Netflix with the latter name. The first season was aired on 25th April 2018 and has 10 episodes.
The Chinese anime show has managed to have global audience and make its space among the intense competition given by Japanese anime shows. The show originally belongs to the anime category and the creators do have as such any original material to rely on. The show started streaming on Netflix after being translated in English and its content is directed under john Derderian for its unique style of storytelling. Scissor Seven This series the only Chinese language series which was nominated in the Animated Film Festival 2018 but the best TV series Award.
The show is a classic example of rags to riches type success as it has to fight against mainstream Japanese anime supremacy.
The story of the series revolves around the adventures of Wu Liuqi , who is a master clipper he is not so good at it but does fairly well. He charges nominal amounts to complete his missions and sometimes even lands himself into embarrassing and objectifying situation.
The main character of the anime series, Scissor Seven, is Seven itself, who is the number one assassin in the Kingdom of Black Tortoise. But he tends to lose his memory due to some circumstances and this affects his butlery skills. It is also shown in the series that seven is a foodies and loves to eat beef chow and sea food. In the season 2 he is expected to try and retrieve his lost memory and assassin skills
Though most of the characters and dialogue delivery is to remain same but there will be some changes in the dialogues of the characters to make it more appealing for the international audience.
In an interview the director of the series confessed that he had made the character in a rash and the character in the series has truly turned out to be a rash which suits most of the themes of the show. He is shown as a unique character that has rash decision making skills.
The release date of the Season 2 of Scissor seven is officially schedules to release on May 7, 2020.