Gremlins will have an animated series as a prequel

Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai is the animation series that precedes the original movie.

A series of animation as a prequel has received a green light from WarnerMedia, the title of this Warner Bros. Animation and Amblin Television project will be Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai and will consist of 10 half-hour episodes.

The series will be located in the Shanghai of the 20s, revealing the story of a Sam Wing (Mr. Wing who leads the mysterious store in the film of 1982) with 10 years that knows the little Mogwai called Gizmo. Along with Elle, Sam and Gizmo venture on a dangerous journey through China's rural environments, encountering and sometimes confronting, colorful monsters and spirits of Chinese folklore. In their mission to return Gizmo to his family, they discover a legendary treasure and for that reason, they are persecuted by a large corporation and its legion of evil Gremlins.

At the moment we do not have a release date for this animation series