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Watchmen Episode 1 Trailer Reveals First Half of 2-Episode Animated Adaptation

Watchmen Episode 1 Trailer Reveals First Half of 2-Episode Animated Adaptation

A new Watchmen Episode 1 The trailer has been released, previewing the first half of the two-part animated adaptation of the classic DC comic.

What’s going on in the Watchmen Episode 1 trailer?

The latest trailer for the upcoming adaptation offers more insight into what to expect from the two-part film, as fans once again meet Rorschach, the vigilante who investigates attacks on costumed heroes, while characters like Nite Owl II and Doctor Manhattan are also featured.

You can watch the trailer for Watchmen Episode 1 below (watch other clips and trailers):

Based on the author’s 12-issue limited series Alan Moore and artist Dave GibbonsWatchmen is set in an alternate history 1985 at the height of the Cold War and follows a group of mostly retired superheroes as they investigate the murder of one of their own. Along the way, they uncover an elaborate and deadly conspiracy that challenges their moral restraints due to the complicated nature of the circumstances.

Watchmen is no stranger to adaptations and was previously adapted into a live-action film in 2009, directed by Zack Snyder from a screenplay by David Hayter and Alex Tse, starring Billy Crudup, Jackie Earle Haley, Carla Gugino and Patrick Wilson.

Another live-action adaptation aired on HBO in 2019. A sequel to the original comic book series, the Watchmen limited series is set 34 years after the events of the comics and features older versions of Doctor Manhattan, Adrian Veidt, and Laurie Blake. Unlike Snyder’s film, which received mixed reviews, HBO’s Watchmen series received critical acclaim and won 11 awards at the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards.

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