The short-lived Joss Whedon science fiction series, Firefly, has garnered one hell of a fan base. Despite getting the boot after one season, it struck a chord with geeks around the world, managing to spawn a movie to endcap the series, and some amazing comic books as well. Fans (including myself) are still hungry for more stories set in this universe.
Then comes Stephen Byrne, a great artist who’s worked on a variety of cool projects, with this amazing “teaser” for an animated Firefly show that’s sent the fanbase into a flurry of emotion:
Seriously, that’s a pretty damn fine animation test right there. The character models look impressive and the tone of it all feels like exactly what you want. The biggest problem here is that I can’t watch this show right this very second and we likely never will. It’s a fun glimpse at what could be and no matter how much money I throw at the screen, I don’t see it coming to fruition. At least it’s still great to look at…