New Anime on Netflix in April 2024

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Anime Coming To Netflix In April 2024

Pictured: Black Clover, One Piece: Film Red, and Haikyu!!

At first, April was shaping into a quiet month for anime on Netflix. However, Thanks to the streaming service’s recent announcements,, the outlook for April is one of the best for anime on Netflix in months.

N = Netflix Original

You can find the full April 2024 release schedule here.

We also have the full preview of anime coming to Netflix throughout 2024.

Below is the scheduled list of anime coming to Netflix US in April 2024:

New Netflix Original Anime on Netflix in April 2024

The Grimm Variations (Season 1)

New Episodes: 6
Genre: Drama, Fantasy | Runtime: TBA
Cast: Misato Fukuen, Kenji Nojima, Tatsushisa Suzuki
Coming to Netflix: April 17th, 2024

Based on the beloved and world-renowned Grimm’ Fairy Tales, animation studios WIT Studio and CLAMP, this adaptation centers on brothers Jacob and Wilhelm, who have traversed the land, compiling stories for their book. One day, their curious little sister Charlotte asks, “Do you suppose they really lived happily ever after?”

From Charlotte’s unique perspective, we get to see what happens after happily ever after.

New Licensed Anime Series Coming to Netflix in April 2024

Black Clover (Season 1)

New Episodes: 51
Genre: Action, Adventure | Runtime: 24 Minutes
Cast: Dallas Reid, Jill Harris, Cris George, Christopher Sabat, Micah Solusod
Coming to Netflix: April 1st, 2024

With the Black Clover movie available on Netflix, it was only a matter of time before the anime series arrived. Subscribers will have access to the first season, and a second season will arrive later.

Two orphans, Asta and Yuno, have been inseparable since they were children. Yuno is a magical genius, and Asta makes up for his lack of magical ability with physical prowess. Determined to achieve the same goal, the pair have promised to compete against each other to become the next Emperor Magus.

Great Teacher Onizuka (Season 1)

New Episodes: 43
Genre: Comedy, Drama | Runtime: 24 Minutes
Cast: Jun’ichi Suwabe, Wataru Takagi, Kotono Mitsuishi, Tôru Furuya, Kôsuke Okano
Coming to Netflix: April 1st, 2024

The adaptation of Tooru Fujisawa’s manga on Netflix could see an entirely new generation of fans introduced to GTO.

Eikichi Onizuka, a 22-year-old reformed gangster, has one ambition: to become the greatest high school teacher ever.

Haikyu!! (Season 1)

New Episodes: 25
Genre: Sport | Runtime: 24 Minutes
Cast: Yu Hayashi, Satoshi Hino, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Miyu Irino, Kaito Ishikawa
Coming to Netflix: April 1st, 2024

Previously removed from Netflix in November 2021, Haikyuu!! will return to Netflix in April 2024. For now, the first season will only be available. However, the second season will be released at some point in 2024.

Despite his small stature, Shoyo Hinata dreams of playing volleyball. Following in the footsteps of “the small giant,” the player who inspired his love for volleyball, Shoyo joins Karasuno High School’s volleyball team. There, he crosses paths with Tobio Kageyama, the genius setter and “King of the Court.”

KonoSuba: God’s Blessing On This Wonderful World! (Seasons 1-2)

New Episodes: 21 | Seasons: 2
Genre: Adventure, Comedy | Runtime: 24 Minutes
Cast: Jun Fukushima, Sora Amamiya, Rie Takahashi, Ai Kayano, Noucky Andriansyah
Coming to Netflix: April 15th, 2024

The Isekai genre is one of the most dominant anime genres, but arguably setting itself apart from the rest for its comedy and story is KonoSuba.

High-schooler and shut-in gamer Kazuma Satou dies on his walk home from school, committing the only heroic act of his life. He awakens to be greeted by a goddess, Aqua, who grants him the choice of going to heaven or being sent to another world to defeat the demon king. Kazuma chooses the latter, but before he is sent to another world, he can choose one thing to take with him, and to her dismay, he decides to take Aqua with him!

Mob Psycho 100 (Seasons 1-2)

New Episodes: 27 | Seasons: 2
Genre: Action, Comedy | Runtime: 24 Minutes
Cast: Takahiro Sakurai, Setsuo Ito, Akio Ôtsuka, Miyu Irino, Yoshitsugu Matsuoka
Coming to Netflix: April 15th, 2024

From the creator of One Punch Man, Mob Psycho 100 trades physical prowess for psychic power.

A powerful psychic middle-schooler tries to control his growing powers so he can live a normal life. However, he constantly gets in trouble.

Overlord (Seasons 1-4)

New Episodes: 52  | Seasons: 4
Genre: Action, Comedy | Runtime: 24 Minutes
Cast: Satoshi Hino, Yumi Hara, Masayuki Katô, Sumire Uesaka, Yumi Uchiyama
Coming to Netflix: April 15th, 2024

All four seasons of Overlord will be available to stream on Netflix for the first time ever.

In the dystopian future of 2126, officer worker Momonga logs into the world’s most popular video game for the last time before it shuts down forever. When the clock strikes midnight, he is transported to a new world where all the NPCs have gained sentience instead of being logged out and ejected from the game.

YuYu Hakusho: Ghost Files (Multiple)

Seasons: Multiple | Episodes: 112
Genre: Action, Adventure | Runtime: 24 Minutes
Cast: Nozomu Sasaki, Shigeru Chiba, Tomomichi Nishimura, Sanae Miyuki
Netflix Release Date: April 15th, 2024

Better sooner than later, but the beloved YuYu Hakusho anime series is coming to Netflix in April 2024!

After saving a child from oncoming traffic, student Yusuke Urameshi is offered a second chance at life and is resurrected to become a spirit detective and investigator of the supernatural world.

Shaman King: Flowers (Season 1)

Episodes: 13
Genre: Action, Adventure | Runtime: 24 Minutes
Cast: Katsuyuki Konishi, Sumire Uesaka, Yôko Hikasa, Shun Horie, Michiko Kaiden
Netflix Release Date: April 21st, 2024

The Shaman King sequel, which surprisingly didn’t come to Netflix as an Original series, is still making its way to the streaming service globally.

“Hana has grown up to become a lazy and brutal kid. He does not care about his studies, skips classes often, gets into gang fights, and feels very bored of his everyday life. All that changes when members of the branch Asakura Family—Yohane and Luca—arrive to challenge and kill Hana and his father Yoh to take their place as the main house. Hana begins to learn about the upcoming “Flower of Maize”, which is a proxy battle among the Shaman Kings.”

New Anime Movies Coming to Netflix in April 2024

One Piece Film: Red (2022)

Director: Gorô Taniguchi
Genre: Action, Adventure | Runtime: 115 Minutes
Cast: Mayumi Tanaka, Kazuya Nakai, Akemi Okamura, Kappei Yamaguchi, Hiroaki Hirata
Netflix Release Date: April 1st, 2024

As the biggest anime franchise on the planet, Netflix has done an excellent job bringing multiple seasons, movies, live-action adaptation, and the latest weekly episodes to the platform. One Piece Film: Red had fans super excited thanks to the connection to fan favorite character Shanks and the introduction of his daughter Uta. The music of Film Red is the best of the franchise yet, with the incredible Ado lending her astonishing talent to the soundtrack.

The Strawhats sail to a deserted island where the world-famous singer Uta reveals herself at a live concert for the first time.

Haikyu!! Movie 3: Genius and Sense (2017)

Director: Susumu Mitsunaka
Genre: Sport | Runtime: 89 Minutes
Cast: Yu Hayashi, Satoshi Hino, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Miyu Irino, Kaito Ishikawa
Netflix Release Date: April 1st, 2024

Not only does Haikyu! return with its anime series, but Netflix is also receiving two films!

On the road to the Spring Tournament preliminary semi-finals, Karasuno High joins the other powerhouse schools of Kanto for a training camp. There, they face Aoba Johsai, the school that previously defeated them.

Haikyu!! Movie 4: Battle of Concepts

Director: Susumu Mitsunaka
Genre: Sport | Runtime: 88 Minutes
Cast: Yu Hayashi, Satoshi Hino, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Miyu Irino, Kaito Ishikawa
Netflix Release Date: April 1st, 2024

Having reached the Miyagi Spring Qualifier final, Karasuno High School is against Shiratorizawa Academy, the prefects champion school of the past three years. One of the top three aces in Japan, Wakatoshi Ushijima, is on the team.

What anime are you looking forward to watching on Netflix in April 2024? Let us know in the comments below!

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Jacob joined What's on Netflix in 2018 as a fulltime writer having worked in numerous other industries until that point. Jacob covers all things Netflix whether that's TV or movies but specializes in covering new anime and K-dramas. Resides in Norwich in the United Kingdom.