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.


August 1st, 2021

Hunter X Hunter (Seasons 5-6)

Language: Japanese TV-14

To fulfill his dreams of becoming a legendary Hunter like his dad, a young boy must pass a rigorous examination and find his missing father.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Cast: Issei Futamata, Megumi Han, Cristina Valenzuela
Runtime: 24 min
Awards: 2 wins
Darwin's Game (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-14

High schooler Kaname activates a mysterious mobile app and unwittingly joins a game pitting players with supernatural abilities against each other.

Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Cast: Yûsuke Kobayashi, Alexis Tipton, Reina Ueda
Runtime: 23 min

July 23rd, 2021

Revelations: The Masters of the Universe: Revelation Aftershow on Netflix
Netflix Original
Revelations: The Masters of the Universe: Revelation Aftershow (2021 - Part 1)

Language: English TV-PG

Take a behind-the-scenes look at "Masters of the Universe: Revelation" as showrunner Kevin Smith and others interview the cast about their iconic roles.

Genre: Talk Show, Anime, Sci-fi
Cast: Kevin Smith, Tiffany Smith, Robert David, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Chris Wood, Liam Cunningham
Runtime: 25 mins

July 22nd, 2021

Words Bubble Up Like Soda Popon Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 7.6/10
Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop (2020)

Language: Japanese TV-G

After meeting one bright, sunny day, a shy boy who expresses himself through haiku and a bubbly but self-conscious girl share a brief, magical summer.

Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Director: Kyohei Ishiguro
Cast: Somegorô Ichikawa, Hana Sugisaki, Megumi Han
Runtime: 87 min
Awards: 2 nominations

July 15th, 2021

BEASTARS on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 7.8/10
BEASTARS (Season 2)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

In a world where beasts of all kinds coexist, a gentle wolf awakens to his own predatory urges as his school deals with a murder within its midst.

Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Cast: Chikahiro Kobayashi, Yuki Ono, Sayaka Senbongi, Fukushi Ochiai
Runtime: 23 min
Awards: 1 win & 7 nominations.

July 1st, 2021

Sailor Moon Crystal (Seasons 1-3)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Middle schooler Usagi Tsukino and her friends learn that they have the power to transform into Sailor Guardians, protecting the world from darkness.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Cast: Kotono Mitsuishi, Hisako Kanemoto, Rina Satou, Ami Koshimizu, Shizuka Ito, Ryo Hirohashi
Runtime: 24 min
Awards: 3 nominations
Mobile Suit Gundam Hathaway on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 7.2/10
Mobile Suit Gundam Hathaway (2021)

Language: Japanese TV-14

After Char's rebellion, Hathaway Noa leads an insurgency against Earth Federation, but meeting an enemy officer and a mysterious woman alters his fate.

Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Director: Shûkô Murase
Cast: Kenshô Ono, Reina Ueda, Jun'ichi Suwabe
Runtime: 95 min

June 30th, 2021

Legend of Exorcism (Season 1)

Language: Mandarin TV-14

After leaving Yaojin Palace, Kong Hongjun arrives in Chang'an to battle demons and forms a bond with exorcism squad chief Li Jinglong.

Genre: Anime, Chinese
Director: Shen Leping
Cast: Bian Jiang, Chen Jinwen, Ling Fei

June 28th, 2021

The Seven Deadly Sins on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 8.0/10
The Seven Deadly Sins (Season 5)

Language: Japanese TV-14

When a kingdom is taken over by tyrants, the deposed princess begins a quest to find a disbanded group of evil knights to help take back her realm.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Cast: Bryce Papenbrook, Erika Harlacher, Max Mittelman, Cristina Valenzuela
Runtime: 24 min
Awards: 1 nomination.

June 24th, 2021

Godzilla Singular Point on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 7.1/10
Godzilla Singular Point (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Brought together by a mysterious song, a grad student and an engineer lead the fight against an unimaginable force that may spell doom for the world.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Cast: Yume Miyamoto, Shoya Ishige, Yôhei Azakami

June 18th, 2021

Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack (1988)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Thirteen years after the war, the Neo Zeon army threatens the peace. Armed with the Nu Gundam, Amuro Ray and Federation forces take the field once more.

Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Director: Yoshiyuki Tomino
Cast: Tôru Furuya, Shûichi Ikeda, Hirotaka Suzuoki
Runtime: 124 min
Mobile Suit Gundam III: Encounters in Space (1982)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

The Earth Federation prepares to take the war into the Duchy of Zeon's home territory. Veteran pilot Amuro Ray returns to space for the final battle.

Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Director: Yoshiyuki Tomino, Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, Ryôji Fujiwara
Cast: Tôru Furuya, Shûichi Ikeda, Hirotaka Suzuoki
Runtime: 144 min
Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow (1981)

Language: Japanese TV-14

The Earth Federation warship White Base and its Gundam pilot Amuro Ray struggle to make it back through enemy territory, pursued by Zeon's warriors.

Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Director: Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, Yoshiyuki Tomino
Cast: Tôru Furuya, Shûichi Ikeda, Hirotaka Suzuoki
Runtime: 139 min
Mobile Suit Gundam I (1981)

Language: Japanese TV-14

The Earth Federation's last hope in its fight against the Principality of Zeon is the prototype mobile suit Gundam, piloted by civilian Amur Ray.

Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Director: Ryôji Fujiwara, Yoshiyuki Tomino
Cast: Tôru Furuya, Hirotaka Suzuoki, Shôzô Îzuka
Runtime: 137 min

June 17th, 2021

Record of Ragnarokon Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 7.6/10
Record of Ragnarok (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

Before eradicating humankind from the world, the gods give them one last chance to prove themselves worthy of survival. Let the Ragnarok battles begin.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Cast: Miyuki Sawashiro, Tomoyo Kurosawa, Tomokazu Seki, Soma Saito, Kazuhiro Yamaji, Hikaru Midorikawa
Runtime: 24 min

June 3rd, 2021

Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Eternal The Movieon Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 8.5/10
Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Eternal The Movie (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-14

When a dark power enshrouds the Earth after a total solar eclipse, the scattered Sailor Guardians must reunite to bring light back into the world.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Anime
Director: Chiaki Kon
Cast: Kotono Mitsuishi, Stephanie Sheh, Kate Higgins, Cristina Valenzuela
Runtime: 160 min

June 1st, 2021

Attack on Titan (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

With his hometown in ruins, young Eren Yeager becomes determined to fight back against the giant Titans that threaten to destroy the human race.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Cast: Yûki Kaji, Marina Inoue, Josh Grelle, Yui Ishikawa
Runtime: 24 min
Awards: 10 wins & 15 nominations.
Ouran High School Host Club (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-14

New student Haruhi stumbles on the Ouran High School Host Club, an all-male group that makes money by entertaining the girls of the school.

Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Director: Takuya Igarashi
Cast: Maaya Sakamoto, Mamoru Miyano, Masaya Matsukaze, Kenichi Suzumura
Runtime: 24 min

May 27th, 2021

Eden (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-Y7

A human girl secretly raised by robots starts to uncover the dark secrets behind her lush, utopian world where humanity has all but vanished.

Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Cast: Neil Patrick Harris, Kyôko Hikami, Kentarô Itô, JP Karliak

May 26th, 2021

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (Season 3)

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, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Cast: Matthew Mercer, Daisuke Ono, Unshô Ishizuka, David Vincent
Runtime: 30 min
Awards: 2 wins & 10 nominations.

May 16th, 2021

Kuroko's Basketball (Season 2)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

Five middle school basketball stars went to separate high schools, and now Tetsuya Kuroko and Seirin High are making their play for glory.

Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sport
Cast: Kenshô Ono, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Yuki Ono, Hirofumi Nojima
Runtime: 24 min
Awards: 1 win.

April 29th, 2021

Yasuke on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 8.2/10
Yasuke (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

A peaceful boatman once known as the Black Samurai is pulled back into conflict when he takes a little girl with mysterious powers under his wing.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Cast: LaKeith Stanfield, Takehiro Hira, Maya Tanida, Ian Chen, Gwendoline Yeo, Ming-Na Wen
Runtime: 30 mins

April 16th, 2021

Bakugan: Geogan Rising (Season 1)

Language: English TV-Y7

The Awesome Brawlers band together to fight off a powerful enemy determined to break the bond between Earth and Vestroia, the Bakugan's home planet.

Genre: Kids, Anime
Cast: Jonah Wineberg, Margarita Valderrama, Deven Christian Mack, Jaimee Joe Gonzaga, Sharjil Rasool, Will Bowes

April 15th, 2021

GANTZ:O (2016)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

Teams of recently deceased people who've been revived and given high-tech weapons must cooperate to defeat an army of monsters in Tokyo and Osaka.

Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director: Yasushi Kawamura, Kei'ichi Sato
Cast: Daisuke Ono, Mao Ichimichi, Tomohiro Kaku, Saori Hayami
Runtime: 95 min

April 8th, 2021

The Way of the Househusband on Netflix
Netflix Original
The Way of the Househusband (Season 1)

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, Crime, Drama
Cast: Jun Fukushima, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Mao Ichimichi, Shizuka Itô