Creed Anime Short Film Gets Theatrical US Release Tied to Bottoms

Jordan has also spoken about Creed III’s anime influence, as he told Polygon that Naruto, Fullmetal Alchemist, and Dragon Ball Z, among others, were inspirations for the movie.

Michael B. Jordan and Creed III’s anime influence

“The teams behind the (Creed) franchise and the iconic anime Megalobox bring you the animated short Creed: Shinjidai, an incredible interplanetary adventure about three young boxers,” the tweet reads. “Together they learn how to enhance individual powers by connecting to each other and to the legendary fighters that came before.”