New Anime Released on Netflix

A comprehensive list of all the new anime on Netflix whether that’s new anime series or new anime movies.


December 1st, 2021

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 8.4/10
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (Season 5 - Stone Ocean)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

Multiple generations of the Joestar family -- all with the same nickname -- confront supernatural villains through a series of time periods.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Cast: Matthew Mercer, Daisuke Ono, David Vincent
Runtime: 30 min
Awards: 2 wins & 10 nominations

November 25th, 2021

Super Crooks on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 8.6/10
Super Crooks (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

Johnny Bolt recruits a group of ragtag supervillains for one last heist. Their target: A ruthless super-powered crime boss. What can go wrong?

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Cast: Kenjirô Tsuda, Maaya Sakamoto, Jun'ichi Suwabe

November 19th, 2021

One-Punch Man (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

The most powerful superhero in the world can kill anyone with one blow. But nothing can challenge him, so he struggles with ennui and depression.

Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Cast: Makoto Furukawa, Kaito Ishikawa, Max Mittelman
Runtime: 24 min
Awards: 3 nominations

November 15th, 2021

Kuroko's Basketball: Last Game (2017)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Kuroko reunites with the "Generation of Miracles" when former rivals are humiliated in an exhibition game against a notorious street basketball team.

Genre: Animation, Drama, Sport
Director: Shunsuke Tada
Cast: Sôichirô Hoshi, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Tetsu Inada
Runtime: 91 min

November 1st, 2021

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (Season 4)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

Multiple generations of the Joestar family -- all with the same nickname -- confront supernatural villains through a series of time periods.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Jun'ichi Yamamoto
Cast: Tsutomu Isobe, Katsuyuki Konishi, Rikiya Koyama
Runtime: 100 min

October 21st, 2021

Komi Can't Communicate on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 9.2/10
Komi Can't Communicate (Season 1 - New Episodes Weekly)

Language: Japanese TV-G

At a high school full of unique characters, Tadano helps his shy and unsociable classmate Komi reach her goal of making friends with 100 people.

Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Cast: Yukiyo Fujii, Noriko Hidaka, Rina Hidaka
Runtime: 24 mins

October 13th, 2021

Violet Evergarden the Movie (2020)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

As the world moves on from the war and technological advances bring changes to her life, Violet still hopes to see her lost commanding officer again.

Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Director: Taichi Ishidate
Cast: Yui Ishikawa, Daisuke Namikawa, Takehito Koyasu
Runtime: 140 min
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations

October 9th, 2021

Blue Period on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 8.6/10
Blue Period (Season 1 - New Episodes Weekly)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Bored with life, popular high schooler Yatora Yaguchi jumps into the beautiful yet unrelenting world of art after finding inspiration in a painting.

Genre: Animation, Drama
Cast: Yumiri Hanamori, Hiromu Mineta
Runtime: 24 mins

October 8th, 2021

Pokémon the Movie: Secrets of the Jungle on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 7.7/10
Pokémon the Movie: Secrets of the Jungle (2020)

Language: Japanese TV-Y7

Koko grows up in the jungle with a solitary Zarude. When he meets Ash and Pikachu, he discovers the human world -- and a plot threatening his home!

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Tetsuo Yajima
Cast: James Carter Cathcart, Megumi Hayashibara, Ken'yû Horiuchi
Runtime: 99 min

October 7th, 2021

The Way of the Househusband on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 7.3/10
The Way of the Househusband (Part 2)

Language: Japanese TV-14

After disappearing from the underworld, the legendary yakuza Tatsu, "the Immortal Dragon," resurfaces -- as a fiercely devoted stay-at-home husband.

Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Cast: Kenjirô Tsuda, Shizuka Itô, Kazuyuki Okitsu
Runtime: 16 min

October 1st, 2021

Yowamushi Pedal (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-14

A timid, anime-loving teen gets drawn into a school cycling club, where his new friends help him face tough challenges to develop his racing talent.

Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Cast: Kôsuke Toriumi, Daiki Yamashita, Jun Fukushima
Runtime: 23 min
The Seven Deadly Sins: Cursed by Light on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 6.8/10
The Seven Deadly Sins: Cursed by Light (2021)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Meliodas and his friends jump back into action when the new era of peace is threatened by a powerful magical alliance that could spell the end for all.

Genre: Animation
Director: Takayuki Hamana
Cast: Sora Amamiya, Jun Fukuyama, Yûki Kaji
Runtime: 79 min

September 30th, 2021

Baki Hanma on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 9.6/10
Baki Hanma (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

To gain the skills he needs to surpass his powerful father, Baki enters Arizona State Prison to take on the notorious inmate known as Mr. Unchained.

Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Cast: Nobunaga Shimazaki, Akio Otsuka, Hochu Otsuka, Kenji Nojima, Mami Koyama, Takaya Hashi
Runtime: 25 mins

September 15th, 2021

Naruto the Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow (2004)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

Naruto, Sasuke and Sakura learn they'll be protecting an actress from being hurt while making her next film, but it turns out she's a princess.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Tensai Okamura
Cast: Junko Takeuchi, Chie Nakamura, Noriaki Sugiyama
Runtime: 82 min
Naruto the Movie 3: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom (2006)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

Exuberant ninja Naruto teams up with his pals Sakura and Kakashi to escort Prince Michiru and his son, Hikaru, to the Crescent Moon kingdom.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Toshiyuki Tsuru
Cast: Junko Takeuchi, Chie Nakamura, Yôichi Masukawa
Runtime: 95 min
Naruto the Movie 2: Legend of the Stone of Gelel (2005)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

While on a mission to return a missing pet, Naruto and two fellow ninjas are ambushed by brutal knights led by the enigmatic Temujin.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Hirotsugu Kawasaki
Cast: Junko Takeuchi, Shôtarô Morikubo, Chie Nakamura
Runtime: 97 min
Naruto Shippûden: The Lost Tower (2010)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

When Naruto is sent to recover a missing nin, the rogue manages to send him 20 years into the past, where he unites with his father to battle evil.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Masahiko Murata
Cast: Junko Takeuchi, Chie Nakamura, Satoshi Hino
Runtime: 85 min
Awards: 2 nominations
Naruto Shippuden: The Movie (2007)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

The adventures of adolescent ninja Naruto Uzumaki continue as he's tasked with protecting a priestess from a demon -- but to do so, he must die.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Hajime Kamegaki
Cast: Junko Takeuchi, Chie Nakamura, Yôichi Masukawa
Runtime: 94 min
Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Blood Prison (2011)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Mistakenly accused of an attack on the Fourth Raikage, ninja Naruto is imprisoned in the impenetrable Hozuki Castle and his powers are sealed.

Genre: Animation, Action, Mystery
Director: Masahiko Murata
Cast: Junko Takeuchi, Chie Nakamura, Rikiya Koyama
Runtime: 108 min
Awards: 1 nomination
Naruto Shippûden the Movie: The Will of Fire (2009)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

When four out of five ninja villages are destroyed, the leader of the one spared tries to find the true culprit and protect his land.

Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Director: Masahiko Murata
Cast: Junko Takeuchi, Chie Nakamura, Satoshi Hino
Runtime: 95 min
Awards: 1 win & 6 nominations
Naruto Shippûden the Movie: Bonds (2008)

Language: Japanese TV-14

When strange ninjas ambush the village of Konohagakure, it's up to adolescent ninja Naruto and his long-missing pal, Sasuke, to save the planet.

Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Director: Hajime Kamegaki
Cast: Junko Takeuchi, Chie Nakamura, Noriaki Sugiyama
Runtime: 98 min
InuYasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time (2001)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

A powerful demon has been sealed away for 200 years. But when the demon's son is awakened, the fate of the world is in jeopardy.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Toshiya Shinohara
Cast: Kappei Yamaguchi, Satsuki Yukino, Kôji Tsujitani
Runtime: 100 min
InuYasha the Movie 4: Fire on the Mystic Island (2004)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

Ai, a young half-demon who has escaped from Horai Island to try to help her people, returns with potential saviors InuYasha, Sesshomaru and Kikyo.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Toshiya Shinohara
Cast: Kappei Yamaguchi, Satsuki Yukino, Kôji Tsujitani
Runtime: 89 min
InuYasha the Movie 3: Swords of an Honorable Ruler (2003)

Language: Japanese TV-14

The Great Dog Demon beaqueathed one of the Three Swords of the Fang to each of his two sons. Now the evil power of the third sword has been awakened.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Toshiya Shinohara
Cast: Kappei Yamaguchi, Satsuki Yukino, Kôji Tsujitani
Runtime: 99 min
InuYasha the Movie 2: The Castle Beyond the Looking Glass (2002)

Language: Japanese TV-14

With their biggest foe seemingly defeated, InuYasha and his friends return to everyday life. But the peace is soon shattered by an emerging new enemy.

Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy
Director: Toshiya Shinohara
Cast: Kappei Yamaguchi, Satsuki Yukino, Kôji Tsujitani
Runtime: 99 min