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 6th, 2020

The Seven Deadly Sinson Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 8.1/10
The Seven Deadly Sins (Season 4 - Imperial Wrath of the Gods)

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: Yûki Kaji, Rintarou Nishi, Misaki Kuno, Bryce Papenbrook
Runtime: 24 min
Awards: 1 nomination.

August 1st, 2020

Toradora! (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Menacing in appearance but gentle at heart, Ry?ji forms an unlikely friendship with Taiga, a tiny girl with a sharp tongue and a tough attitude.

Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Cast: Rie Kugimiya, Junji Majima, Yui Horie, Hirofumi Nojima
Runtime: 24 min
Awards: 3 nominations.
Nagi-Asu: A Lull in the Sea (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-14

In a world where humans are divided between the land and the sea, four childhood friends from the ocean must attend middle school on the surface.

Genre: Anime
Cast: Natsuki Hanae, Kana Hanazawa, Ai Kayano, Ryota Osaka, Kaito Ishikawa

July 9th, 2020

Japan Sinks: 2020 (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

After catastrophic earthquakes devastate Japan, one family's resolve is tested on a journey of survival through the sinking archipelago.

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Cast: Reina Ueda, Masaki Terasoma, Yûko Sasaki, Tomomi Muranaka

June 30th, 2020

BNA on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 7.2/10
BNA (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Morphed into a raccoon beastman, Michiru seeks refuge, and answers, with the aid of wolf beastman Shirou inside the special zone of Anima-City.

Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Cast: Sumire Morohoshi, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Gara Takashima, Maria Naganawa

June 21st, 2020

Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Young chef Soma enters the prestigious Totsuki Culinary Academy, where he must emerge victorious in over-the-top cooking battles or face expulsion.

Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Cast: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Minami Takahashi, Maaya Uchida, Ai Kayano
Runtime: 24 min
Awards: 2 nominations.

June 18th, 2020

A Whisker Away (2020)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

A peculiar girl transforms into a cat to catch her crush's attention. But before she realizes it, the line between human and animal starts to blur.

Genre: Animation
Director: Jun'ichi Satô, Tomotaka Shibayama
Cast: Natsuki Hanae, Hiroaki Ogi, Mirai Shida, Kôichi Yamadera
Runtime: 104 mins

June 12th, 2020

Pokémon Journeys: The Series on Netflix
Netflix Original
Pokémon Journeys: The Series (Part 1)

Language: English TV-Y7

Young trainer Ash and his new friend Goh become research fellows at Professor Cerise's laboratory, traveling all over the world to learn about Pokémon.

Genre: Anime, Kids
Cast: Ikue Otani, Sarah Natochenny, Zeno Robinson, James Carter Cathcart, Michele Knotz, Cherami Leigh
ONE PIECE (4 Seasons)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Monkey D. Luffy sails with his crew of Straw Hat Pirates through the Grand Line to find the treasure One Piece and become the new king of the pirates.

Genre: Anime, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Cast: Mayumi Tanaka, Akemi Okamura, Kazuya Nakai, Kappei Yamaguchi, Hiroaki Hirata, Ikue Otani
Okko's Inn (2018)

Language: Japanese PG

After losing her parents, a young girl learns about grief and healing from a friendly ghost who lives in her grandmother's traditional Japanese inn.

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Director: Kitarô Kôsaka
Cast: Seiran Kobayashi, Nana Mizuki, Satsumi Matsuda, Rina Endô
Runtime: 94 min
Awards: 2 nominations.

June 5th, 2020

BAKI on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 6.7/10
BAKI (Part 3)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

While martial arts champion Baki Hanma trains hard to surpass his legendary father, five violent death row inmates descend upon Tokyo to take him on.

Genre: Animation, Action, Sport
Cast: Tôru Furuya, Kirk Thornton, Troy Baker, Nobunaga Shimazaki
Runtime: 45 min

June 1st, 2020

Mirai on Netflix
IMDb Logo 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 91%
Metacritic Logo 81/100
Mirai (2018)

Language: Japanese PG

Unhappy after his new baby sister displaces him, four-year-old Kun begins meeting people and pets from his family's history in their unique house.

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Director: Mamoru Hosoda
Cast: Rebecca Hall, Daniel Dae Kim, John Cho, Crispin Freeman
Runtime: 98 min
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 5 wins & 31 nominations.
Megalo Box (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

Created for the 50th anniversary of manga "Ashita No Joe," mechanized human fighters known as Megalo Boxers battle each other for boxing supremacy.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sport
Cast: Robbie Daymond, Greg Chun, Dorah Fine, Yoshimasa Hosoya
Runtime: 24 min
Cardcaptor Sakura (Seasons 1-2)

Language: Japanese TV-Y7-FV

After a young girl breaks the seal of a magical book, releasing the spirits of the cards inside, she must become a "Cardcaptor" and retrieve them.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Cast: Sakura Tange, Huyen Chi, Andrea Kwan, Junko Iwao
Runtime: 30 min

May 28th, 2020

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

Language: Japanese TV-MA

Amnesiac Caiman seeks to undo his lizard head curse by killing the sorcerer responsible, with his friend Nikaido's help. In the Hole, that's a threat.

Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Cast: Wataru Takagi, Reina Kondou, Ken'yû Horiuchi, Yoshimasa Hosoya
Runtime: 25 min

May 22nd, 2020

Modest Heroes: Ponoc Short Films Theatre (2018)

Language: Japanese PG

Two underwater siblings surviving on their own. A boy with a serious egg allergy. A man invisible to the rest of society. Three short animated tales.

Genre: Animated, Anime, Children
Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi, Yoshiyuki Momose, Akihiko Yamashita
Cast: Fumino Kimura, Rio Suzuki, Machiko Ono, Sota Shinohara, Kentaro Sakaguchi, Joe Odagiri
Runtime: 53 mins

May 15th, 2020

Parasyte: The Maxim (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

A teenager battles an onslaught of parasites from space with help from Migi, a docile parasitic creature that's taken over his right hand.

Genre: Animation, Action, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Cast: Adam Gibbs, Aya Hirano, Brittney Karbowski, Nobunaga Shimazaki
Runtime: 22 min
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations.

May 1st, 2020

Monthly Girls' Nozaki Kun on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 7.7/10
Monthly Girls' Nozaki Kun (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

Art imitates life when Chiyo discovers her crush is a famous artist who wants to use their budding relationship as inspiration for his romantic manga.

Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Cast: Yûichi Nakamura, Ari Ozawa, Juliet Simmons, Nobuhiko Okamoto
Runtime: 24 min

April 30th, 2020

DRIFTING DRAGONS on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 6.8/10
DRIFTING DRAGONS (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-14

Dragons are on the menu as the crew of the airship Quin Zaza sets out on a hunt. If they fail, empty stomachs will be the least of their worries.

Genre: Animation
Cast: Sora Amamiya, Makoto Furukawa, Kana Hanazawa, Tomoaki Maeno
Runtime: 23 min

April 23rd, 2020

Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 (Season 1)

Language: Japanese TV-14

After a global financial crisis, the world is engulfed in an AI-driven "sustainable war." It's up to Section 9 to counter new forms of cyber threats.

Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Cast: Atsuko Tanaka, Osamu Saka, Akio Otsuka, Koichi Yamadera, Yutaka Nakano, Toru Okawa

April 9th, 2020

Hi Score Girlon Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 8.0/10
Hi Score Girl (Season 2)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

A chronic gamer abysmally inept in academics and sports finally meets his match at his usual shady arcade -- and it's his rich classmate, Akira.

Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Cast: Kôhei Amasaki, Sayumi Suzushiro, Yûki Hirose, Johnny Yong Bosch

April 2nd, 2020

Violet Evergarden: Eternity and the Auto Memory Doll on Netflix
Netflix Original
Violet Evergarden: Eternity and the Auto Memory Doll (2020)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

A lonely young woman feels trapped at her all girls' school. But metal hands and heartfelt letters warm her heart when Violet becomes her tutor.

Genre: Anime
Director: Haruka Fujita
Cast: Yui Ishikawa, Minako Kotobuki, Aoi Yuki
Runtime: 90 mins
Sol Levante on Netflix
Netflix Original
Sol Levante (2020)

Language: Japanese TV-14

A young warrior and her familiar search for the sacred place said to fulfill wishes. It's best not to anger the ancient guardians and spirits.

Genre: Anime
Director: Akira Saitoh
Runtime: 4 mins

April 1st, 2020

Saint Seiya (Seasons 5-6)

Language: Japanese TV-PG

A band of young warriors in magical armor vow to defend the reincarnation of Greek goddess Athena against evil forces and to return her to the throne.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Cast: Hideyuki Tanaka, Tôru Furuya, Ryô Horikawa, Kôichi Hashimoto
Runtime: 24 min

March 19th, 2020

Altered Carbon: Resleeved on Netflix
Netflix Original
IMDb Logo 7.0/10
Altered Carbon: Resleeved (2020)

Language: Japanese TV-MA

On the planet Latimer, Takeshi Kovacs must protect a tattooist while investigating the death of a yakuza boss alongside a no-nonsense CTAC.

Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Runtime: 74 mins