Animated series built around Rey Mysterio to premiere in 2022

Originally published at https://www.postwrestling.com/2021/12/09/animated-series-built-around-rey-mysterio-to-premiere-in-2022/

An animated series based around Rey Mysterio is set to launch on Cartoon Network Latin America next year.

The ten-episode series was officially announced on Thursday and will be titled Rey Mysterio vs. La Oscuridad (The Darkness) which will be produced through the Mexican-based studio ¡Viva Calavera!

Below is a description of the series:

Rey Mysterio vs. La Oscuridad tells the story of Oscar , a wrestling fan, who will team up with his idol, Rey Mysterio , to face supernatural beings and fight against the forces of evil; villains from the world of wrestling and characters from Mexican traditions and the world of fantasy. Behind these extraordinary opponents is Uroboros , an evil fighter who uses dark forces that he does not fully understand. Rey Mysterio and Oscar must work together and do their best to defend the city and themselves from his evil plans.

The series will premiere in 2022.