Japanese wunderkinds Babymetal are set to star in an original, hybrid live-action and animated shortform web series. (via Nerdist)

The action-adventure from Warner Bros.’ digital studio Blue Ribbon Content and Amuse USA will feature Su-Metal, Yuimetal and Moametal as part of the warrior band Babymetal who will help save a magical world of heavy metal music as it comes under attack—and redefine the genre while they're at it.

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The series will feature new live-action performances from the group, and though the release date has yet to be announced, Warner Bros. did say that the project is currently in development

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