Streaming service Netflix has introduced that fashionable sequence Cobra Kai will finish with its upcoming sixth season.

The streamer shared the information on Friday with a video message that teased that the present’s closing chapter would be the “baddest” season of the sequence.

Cobra Kai is a spin-off sequence related to The Karate Kid franchise following the aggressive world of martial arts in Southern California. The sequence began on YouTube for the primary two seasons, earlier than transferring to Netflix.

It options unique Karate Kid stars Ralph Macchio and William Zabka alongside with an ensemble forged of Courtney Henggeler, Xolo Mariduena, Tanner Buchanan, Mary Mouser, Jacob Bertrand, Gianni DeCenzo, Peyton List, Martin Kove and Thomas Ian Griffith.

In a press release, posted on the official Twitter deal with of the present, creators Josh Heald, Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg termed the choice to finish the sequence “bittersweet”.

“Reacquainting the world with the ‘Karate Kid’ universe has been our humble honour. Making ‘Cobra Kai’ has allowed us to be part of the identical hallowed dojo as soon as inhabited by the good Robert Mark Kamen, John Avildsen, Jerry Weintraub, and all of the superb unique forged members.

“It has additionally enabled us to play sensei, increasing the unique storylines and birthing a brand new era of underdogs. We’ve by no means as soon as taken this chance as a right,” they stated.

The trio stated they’re glad that they get to finish the sequence on “our phrases, leaving the Valley within the time and place we’ve all the time imagined”.

“While this can be a bittersweet day for the fandom, the Miyagiverse has by no means been stronger. This fandom is the BEST on the planet and we hope to be telling extra ‘Karate Kid’ tales with you down the road. Because as everyone knows, Cobra Kai Never Dies,” they concluded.

Cobra Kai is written and govt produced by Heald, Hurwitz and Schlossberg via their manufacturing firm, Counterbalance Entertainment.

Will Smith, James Lassiter and Caleeb Pinkett govt produce for Westbrook Entertainment alongside with Susan Ekins in affiliation with Sony Pictures Television. Macchio and Zabka additionally function govt producers.

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