After Netflix’s addition to anime, the anime community couldn’t be any happier. We got some fantastic series like Gintama, Dr. Stone, Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma, etc.
This year, the community is excited over what new shows and movies Netflix will add to its anime collection. So here is a list of some upcoming anime series and movies on Netflix.
1The Way of the Househusband [Season 1] – Netflix Original
The Way Of the HousehusbandAir Date: April 8, 2021 Status: Upcoming Season 2 Studio: J.C. Staff No. of Seasons: 2 No. of Episodes: 10
Manga readers rejoice after a live-action adaptation we are getting an anime adaptation. Kousuke Oono illustrated this hilarious and popular manga.
It follows the story of Tatsu, known as ‘the Immortal Dragon,’ an ex Yakuza boss. Tatsu has retired from his Mafia business to support his wife, Miku. Can Tatsu enjoy his domestic bliss, or will he go back to his old way? Watch to find out.
2Eden [Season 1] – Netflix Original
EdenAir Date: May 27, 2021 Status: Upcoming Studio: CGCG Studio, Qubic Pictures No. of Seasons: 1 No. of Episodes: 4
Yasuhiro Irie, the director of Full Metal: Alchemist, has directed this upcoming series.
Eden 3 is a city inhabiting robots whose previous masters are long gone. In a world where humans are nothing but ancient myths, two farming robots discover a human baby girl and decide to raise her in a safe haven outside Eden secretly.
3Pacific Rim: The Black – Netflix Original
Pacific Rim: The BlackStatus: Upcoming Studio: Legendary Television Studios, Polygon Pictures No. of Seasons: 1
Pacific Rim: The Black will be a snip off series of Pacific Rim: Uprising. After constant battles with Kaiju, Australia is under threat due to creatures. The entire continent is forced to evacuate, leaving a pair of siblings behind. They embark on a journey to find their parents while surviving.
4Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness (Limited Series) – Netflix Original
Resident Evil: Infinite DarknessStatus: Upcoming Studio: TMS Entertainment, Studio Quebico No. of Seasons: 1
Resident Evil has always been a popular series. The story takes place years after Resident 4 incidents. Leon Scott Kennedy and Claire Redfield will join hands and slay zombies.
5Baki: Son of Ogre – Netflix Original
BakiAir Date: January 9, 2001 Status: Upcoming Season 4 Studio: TMS Entertainment, Group TAC No. of Seasons: 4 No. of Episodes: 87
Baki the Grappler is a manga series illustrated by Keisuke Itagaki. Fans have been looking forward to this series. It will follow the story of the end arc of the manga. We will finally see a face-off between Baki and Ogre, Yujiro.
6Godzilla: Singular Point [Season 1] – Netflix Original
Godzilla: Singular PointAir Date: March 25, 2021 Status: Airing Studio: Bones, Orange No. of Seasons: 1 No. of Episodes: 13
The legendary monster strikes again. The Godzilla franchise is back with a new anime series. The amazing fact is Blue Excorist’s manga creator Kazue Kato will characterize this series. This series will focus on Godzilla vs. Mei Kamino, a researcher, and Yun Arikawa, an engineer.
7High-Rise Invasion – Netflix Original
High-Rise InvasionAir Date: February 25, 2021 Status: Finished Studio: Zero-G No. of Seasons: 1 No. of Episodes: 12
This bone-chilling manga is finally getting an adaptation. If you’re a fan of the horror genre, you will like this series. A high school student Yuri Honjo is lost in an unknown world where masked people ruthlessly slaughter their victims who enter the world. To survive, Yuki must kill them or be their victim.
8Vampire in the Garden – Netflix Original
Vampire in the GardenStatus: Upcoming Studio: Wit Studio
People who like Vampires, this is just your anime. Long ago, vampires and humans lived together in peace. However, things changed. In a world where playing the violin and seeing the outside world is considered taboo, will the girl be able to achieve their dreams?
9Yasuke – Netflix Original
YasukeAir Date: April 29, 2021 Status: Upcoming Studio: MAPPA No. of Seasons: 1 No. of Episodes: 6
Yasuke was a real-life samurai of African origin who served Oda Nobunaga. Fans who are familiar with Japanese history would have heard about Nobunaga. Yasuke is a legendary figure who fought alongside Nobunaga. This series will tell his story.
10Trese – Netflix Original
TreseStatus: Upcoming Studio: BASE Entertainment No. of Seasons: 1
Netflix is set to adapt Trese, a Filipino manga that won several awards in Graphic Literature. The story revolves around Alexandra Trese, a detective who handles supernatural crimes occurring in the Philippines’ capital.
11 B: The Beginning [Season 2]
B: The BeginningAir Date: March 2, 2018 Status: Upcoming Season 2 Studio: Production I.G No. of Seasons: 2 No. of Episodes: 12
The thriller that took our breath away is back again with a new season. B: The Beginning is a psychological thriller with a pinch of a supernatural element in it.
Koku and Kieth’s fate intertwine as a notorious serial killer called Killer B, and a mysterious criminal organization brings chaos to Cremona’s nation.
12Thermae Romae Novae – Netflix Original
Thermae Romae NovaeStatus: Upcoming Studio: NAZ
2021 needed a good laugh, and here it is. In October 2020, Netflix announced a series adaptation of Mari Yamazaki’s manga series, Thermae Romae. Lucius is an ancient Roman architect who time travels in modern Japan. His problem to come up with ideas for a spa is solved when he teleports in a Japanese bathhouse. Every time Lucius is unable to come up with ideas, he time travels!
13Rilakkuma’s Theme Park Adventures
Rilakkuma and KaoruAir Date: April 19, 2019 Status: Upcoming Season 2 Studio: San-X, Dwarf Studio No. of Seasons: 2 No. of Episodes: 13
The first season was adorable, and Rilakkuma is back to make our hearts warm. In this season, Rilakkuma and friends will explore an amusement park.
14Spriggan – Netflix Original
SprigganStatus: Upcoming Studio: David Production No. of Seasons: 1
Spriggan was so popular that it was adapted into a film and a playstation game. This year we will be getting a new adaptation.
Several years ago, an ancient civilization left mysterious artifacts. Various forces began to locate these artifacts, which could benefit them and destroy their enemies. Only the elite secret agent of the ARCAM called Spriggan can stop this chaos.
15Thus Spoke Kishibe Rohan – Netflix Original
Thus Spoke Kishibe RohanAir Date: February 18, 2021 Status: Upcoming Studio: David Production No. of Seasons: 1
We will have a Jojo spin-off to its fourth arc; Diamond Is Unbreakable. It follows the adventures of Rohan Kishibe, a manga artist who travels around the world with the help of his abilities to capture reality in his manga.
16Seven Deadly Sins [Season 5]
The Seven Deadly SinsAir Date: October 5, 2014 Status: Airing Studio: A-1 Pictures, Studio Deen No. of Seasons: 5 No. of Episodes: 93
The classic Seven Deadly Sins is having another season. The first episode has already aired in Japan. It appears season 5 will air on Netflix around late in 2021.
Elizabeth, the third princess of Liones Kingdom, is set on a journey to take back her kingdom with the Seven Deadly Sins’ help.
17Beastars [Season 2]
BEASTARSAir Date: October 10, 2019 Status: Finished Studio: Orange No. of Seasons: 2 No. of Episodes: 24
Fans were skeptical if we will have a season 2 of Beastars, but now it is confirmed that season 2 will premiere in July 2021. Those who have read the manga know what is coming for them, and for the anime watchers, let your anticipation run wild. We might find out who killed Tem.