Anime Series Coming to Netflix in 2019

Over the past few years, Netflix has dedicated a lot of time and money to bring more anime into its content library. By the end of 2018, there are 35 Original anime series and movies, not to mention all the other titles available, it’s a great time to be a fan of anime with a Netflix subscription. And it’s only going to get better! Below are all the upcoming anime titles coming to Netflix in 2019!

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Last updated: May 23rd, 2019

Netflix has recently announced that even more anime titles will be on their way in 2019 and beyond! New titles such as Dragon’s Dogma, Ghost in the Shell and Super Crooks are on the way!


Kengan Ashura Netflix Original

Release Date: November 28th, 2019
Studio: Larx Entertainment
Episodes: 12
English Dub: Yes

After a successful first half to Kengan Ashura, Part 2 will be coming to Netflix at the end of October!


Levius Netflix Original

Release Date: November 28th, 2019
Studio: Polygon Pictures
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: Yes

Information regarding Levius is very limited at the time of writing this update. The animation for Levius has been shot in a CGI format, very similar to the same art style that Polygon used for the recent Godzilla trilogy. From what we’ve seen of the trailer so far we can’t what to see what Levius has in store for us!

The Plot

The official synopsis has been given by Netflix:

In an age where devices are powered by steam, technology that fuses bodies to machinery makes cyber-boxing fights immensely popular. A young man named Levius is drawn into these fights through what can only be destiny, but his talents will be what determines his future.


The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.: Rewakened Netflix Original

Release Date: December 30th, 2019
Studio: J.C. Staff
Episodes: 6
English Dub: Yes

The Disastrous Life of Saiki K has been one of the funniest anime titles in recent years and one of the most streamed on Netflix. Now the titular esper is returning once again for a brand new series on Netflix!


Carole & Tuesday Netflix Original (Part 2)

Release Date: Winter 2019
Studio: Bones
Episodes: 12
English Dub: Yes

After a fantastic first half, fans are already eager to see the release of Carole & Tuesday part 2. You can expect to see the second half of the first season arrive later this year after the series has concluded its broadcast in Japan. We’re expecting the release date to be in the Winter of 2019.

The Plot

In the not too distant future, Humanity has colonized Mars. 50 years on from when the first colony settled humanity has entered into a new age of culture produced by A.I. 2 young women who aspire to become musicians have a fateful encounter and soon the pair starts a movement of music they didn’t think was possible.


Beastars Netflix Original

Release Date: TBC
Studio: Orange
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: Yes

We previously thought Beastars would be coming to Netflix in October but sadly this isn’t the case. Beastars will instead air in Japan first in its entirety before eventually making its way to the global audience.

The Plot

In a world populated by anthropomorphic animals, herbivores and carnivores coexist with each other. Regoshi the wolf is a member of the drama club. Despite his menacing appearance, he has a very gentle heart. Throughout most of his life, he has always been an object of fear and hatred by other animals, and he’s been quite accustomed to that lifestyle. But soon, he finds himself becoming more involved with his fellow classmates who have their own share of insecurities and finds his life in school changing slowly.


Dino Girl Gauko Netflix Original

Release Date: November 22nd, 2019
Studio: Ascension Co.
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: Yes

The minds behind Crayon Shin-Chan are collaborating once again to produce one of Netflix’s latest Original anime. Each episode will be very short at only 7 minutes but each episode will focus on its own message. It’s been confirmed the series will launch in 2019 but a release date has yet to be confirmed.

The Plot

The story follows Naoko Watanabe, a typical tween girl aside from the fact that she possesses strange and sometimes troubling powers. When her anger exceeds a maximum level, she turns into Gauko, the fire-breathing dinosaur girl.


Eden Netflix Original

Release Date: TBC 2020
Studio: Qubic Pictures
Episodes: 4
English Dub: 

Eden is the collaboration between Netflix and Yasuhiro Irie. The Original anime is rumoured to release in Q1 of 2020 and is expected to be one the best anime on Netflix to date. Irie was in the director’s seat for beloved fan favorite Full Metal Alchemist: Brotherhood and the original FMA series years prior. If Irie can reap the same level of success then Eden will be incredible.

The Plot

One thousand years in the future, the city “Eden 3” has no human population, and is solely inhabited by robots. The human masters of the robots disappeared many years ago. Two farming robots, while on a mission outside of Eden, discover a human baby girl. Realizing that the ancient myth of humans is real, the two robots take in the little girl and raise her together in a safe haven outside of Eden.


Gods & Heroes Netflix Original

Release Date: TBC
Studio: Powerhouse
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: Yes

From the writers that brought you Immortals (2011) and Death Note (2017) alongside Powerhouse animation are bringing to you a Greek mythology Original anime series. The plot will see a brand story based on the mythology of the Greeks. A release date is to be confirmed but we could potentially see a 2019 release date.

The Plot

Chronicling the illegitimate son of Zeus, a young man is tasked with saving heaven and earth despite the interference of a vengeful goddess and her monstrous forces.


Pacific Rim Netflix Original

Release Date: TBC
Studio: Legendary Entertainment
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: Yes

The series will act as a sequel in the universe of the Pacific Rim and expand upon the story of the first two films.

The Plot

Two siblings in search for their parents are forced to pilot an abandoned Jaeger to cross their hostile world.


Altered Carbon Netflix Original

Release Date: TBC
Studio: Anima
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: Yes

The universe of Altered Carbon could be a spectacle to behold as an anime. With the world similar in look to Blade Runner and Ghost in the Shell, the futuristic neon jungle is a sci-fi favorite.

The Plot

The anime will take place in the same universe as the series but will expand upon the mythology of the world.


Cagaster of an Insect Cage Netflix Original

Release Date: TBC
Studio: Gonzo
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: TBC

The series is based on the manga of the same name by author Kacho Hashimoto. Gonzo will be animating the series and if its anything like Hellsing or Afro Samurai we can expect a visual beauty.

The Plot

Set in a post-apocalyptic world, a disease that turns humans into monstrous insects has ravaged humanity. In this world, a young couple struggles to survive in the post-apocalyptic world.


Dragon’s Dogma Netflix Original

Release Date: 2020
Studio: Sublimation
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: TBC

Capcom’s popular fantasy franchise is receiving its very own anime! Netflix has partnered with Sublimation to bring the series to the small screen. It’s unclear how the series will be animated but from the previous work Sublimation has carried out for other titles it will likely be CGI.

The Plot

On the continent of Gransys, a brave knight goes on a journey to find his heart after it’s stolen by Dragon. The appearance of the Dragon signals the end of days and the beginning of the apocalypse. Now an ‘Arisen’ the brave knight is destined to face the dragon, must reclaim his heart and stop the apocalypse by slaying the beast.


Yasuke Netflix Original

Release Date: TBC
Studio: MAPPA
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: TBC

Yasuke was the very first non-Japanese samurai in recorded history that served under the warlord Oda Nobunaga. Emmy nominated studio Flying Lotus is in charge of composing the music for the series.

The Plot

In the war-torn era of feudal Japan, a retired ronin (a wandering samurai who had no lord or master) takes up arms once again after he is charged with the task of transporting a child to safety. The mysterious child is being hunted by dark forces that wish it dead forcing the ronin to bring his sword out of retirement and fight once more.


Trese Netflix Original

Release Date: TBC
Studio: BASE Entertainment
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: TBC

Trese is based on the graphic novel of the same name by creators Budjette Tan and Kajo Baldissimo. Executive producer Jay Olivia has previously worked on titles such as Wonder Woman and The Legend of Korra. Production of the series will be split between the Singapore and Jakarta studios of BASE Entertainment.

The Plot

The story is based upon Philippine folklore of mythical creatures that live in hiding amongst humans. Protagonist Alexandra Trese goes up against the criminal underworld of Manila who’s crime bosses consist of supernatural beings.


Ghost in the Shell SAC_2045 Netflix Original

Release Date: Spring 2020
Studio: Production I.G.
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: TBC

The new Ghost in the Shell anime will be a reboot of the popular anime franchise of the same name. Details have been sparse on the anime but the release date will be sometime in Spring 2020.


Super Crooks Netflix Original

Release Date: 2020
Studio: Bones.INC
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: TBC

You’ll be hearing more and more about the Millarworld franchise as brand new titles are announced. The Millarworld has some absolutely phenomenal stories that are being adopted by Netflix over the next few years and suffice to say we can’t wait to see them all. The first to receive an anime adaptation is the super-villain comic Super Crooks. The comic currently has 4 volumes and has run since 2012. Bones is the studio animating the title, to which some fans will recognize are the producers of popular anime franchise My Hero Academia.

The Plot

With the appearance of so many super villains, the authorities are trying even harder to subdue them. Tired of a saturated market and the authorities constantly hounding them a team of supervillains head to Spain to carry out a legendary last heist.


Spriggan Netflix Original

Release Date: 2020
Studio: David Production
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: TBC

Spriggan ran from 1988 to 1996 for a total of 11 volumes to which only 2 adaptations of the franchise have been carried out. A video game was produced for the PlayStation in 1999 and a year prior a film adaptation was released in Japan. It’s been over 2 decades since the release of the film and the franchise is finally getting its own anime.

The Plot

Many years ago an ancient civilization once ruled the Earth but ultimately destroyed themselves. Leaving messages to future generations to find, they detail how to use the powerful creations they used. Various factions begin to search for the mysterious artifacts in the order to use them against their enemies. Standing in their way is the ARCAM Corporation and their elite squadron of soldiers known as Spriggans.


Vampire in the Garden Netflix Original

Release Date: 2020
Studio: WIT Studio
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: TBC

Not much is know about Vampire in the Garden as there isn’t any source material. The series will be produced by WIT who is responsible for the development of the popular Attack on Titan franchise.

The Plot

A story about an unlikely friendship between human and vampire race that intertwines with the power or music.


Magic the Gathering Netflix Original

Release Date: TBC
Studio: 
Episodes: TBC
English Dub: Yes

With over 11 million players, Magic The Gathering is one of the biggest card games on the planet. With a huge amount of lore and history within the card games’ world, it was only a matter of time an adaptation was due. The series is being co-produced by Netflix and Avengers directors the Russo Brothers. A release date hasn’t been confirmed and it could still be a number of years before we see the release of the highly anticipated anime series.


Are you excited for the upcoming anime titles? Let us know in the comments below which ones you’re looking forward to.