Prabhas’ starrer Kalki 2898 AD releases animated prelude on OTT

Kalki 2989 AD is based on Hindu mythology, with the belief that Kalki is Lord Vishnu’s last avatar.

Kalki 2989 AD, a sci-fi dystopian thriller, will revolutionise the game in Tollywood. The big-budget picture, directed by Nag Ashwin, will star some of Bollywood’s and the South Indian film industry’s greatest names, including Prabhas, Amitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan, Deepika Padukone, and Disha Patani, among others.

The film Kalki 2989 AD is based on Hindu mythology, namely the concept that Kalki is Lord Vishnu’s final avatar. The story is set in a bleak future planet. It will be a massive story about interstellar warfare, ancient prophecies, and a person who was supposed to be humanity’s saviour.


However, ahead of the major cinematic event, the creators have arranged something amazing: an animated prelude. It is essentially a long video that will help the audience understand what the universe of Kalki 2989 AD is all about. Find out more about it below!

In a first-of-its-kind effort, Prabhas lends his voice to the animated rendition of his character. His strong narration lays the groundwork for the upcoming saga.

The animated prelude introduces us to the important characters played by the amazing cast. As the brief video progresses, viewers will get a glimpse into their roles and objectives.

Nag Ashwin, the film’s director, creates a magnificent tapestry of visuals that hint at the majesty and intricacy of the world. From future cities to mysterious worlds, the animated prelude transports us to a world waiting to be discovered.

The story of Kalki 2989 AD continues just where the animated prelude left off. The shift from animation to live-action is seamless, resulting in a unified narrative.

The animated prelude will be offered on a digital platform that is accessible worldwide. The creators went to great lengths to ensure that the animation quality was on par with the greatest in the world. While the exact release date is being kept under wraps, one thing is certain: this one-of-a-kind campaign will create history.

According to the most recent rumours, Kalki 2898 AD, which was originally slated for May 9, 2024, may now be postponed due to the election scenario. The producers, Vyjayanti Movies, are allegedly in talks with distributors to set a new release date. The last week of July and the third week of August are among the options being considered.