Nagi no Asukara Is Now Streaming on Netflix

The Fandom Post is reporting that Netflix debuted the Nagi no Asukara anime under its localized name, A Lull in the Sea, on August 1, 2020. The series is in its original Japanese language and there is an English dub for it but it only has English subtitles.

NIS America released the series as a premium Blu-ray box set. Prior to this, the series was simulcast on Crunchyroll.

Source: The Fandom Post

Toradora! Is Now Streaming on Netflix

The Fandom Post is reporting that the Toradora! anime is now available for streaming on Netflix. The series is available in its original Japanese language and has the English dub that was produced. It also comes with English subtitles, Spanish subtitles, and Brazilian Portuguese subtitles.

The 2008 TV series was directed by Tatsuyuki Nagai based on the series composition by Mari Okada. Masayoshi Yanaka adapted the original character designs by Yasu based on the work from Yuyuko Takemiya. J.C. Staff handled the animation production.

Source: The Fandom Post

Netflix to Stream The Seven Deadly Sins: Imperial Wrath of The Gods Anime on August 6, 2020

Netflix has announced that it will begin streaming The Seven Deadly Sins: Imperial Wrath of The Gods (Nanatsu no Taizai: Kamigami no Gekirin), the Seven Deadly Sins franchise’s latest television anime series, on August 6, 2020. The Seven Deadly Sins: Imperial Wrath of The Gods premiered on Japanese television in October 2019.

The franchise’s first 24-episode television anime series aired in 2014 and 2015. Netflix later streamed the series with both English and Japanese audio, and FUNimation Entertainment released the series in two parts on home video. A four-episode television anime special titled The Seven Deadly Sins -Signs of Holy War- then premiered in August 2016. Netflix began streaming the series in February 2017. The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments, the second television anime series, premiered in January 2018, and Netflix began streaming the series in October 2018. The anime film The Seven Deadly Sins the Movie: Prisoners of the Sky opened in Japanese theaters in August 2018.

Source: ANN

Netflix to Stream the Great Pretender Anime Outside of Japan on August 20, 2020

Netflix has announced on Twitter that it will begin streaming the Great Pretender anime outside of Japan on August 20, 2020.

The anime’s “Case 1” (Episodes 1-5) premiered on Netflix in Japan with English subtitles on June 2, 2020, followed by “Case 2” (Episodes 6-10) on June 9, 2020 and “Case 3” (Episodes 11-14) on June 16, 2020. The official website lists “Case 4” as “coming soon” on the streaming service. Netflix is streaming the anime exclusively worldwide, but it is streaming in Japan ahead of the rest of the world.

Great Pretender premiered on Japanese television on July 8, 2020. The anime will run for two cours (quarters of a year) for a total of 23 episodes.

Source: ANN

Netflix to Debut the Third Season of the Aggretsuko Anime on August 27, 2020

Netflix has announced that it will debut the third season for the Aggretsuko anime on August 27, 2020.

The character’s first anime (which predated the Netflix anime) premiered in April 2016 within the Ō-sama no Brunch TBS Saturday morning program, and aired new one-minute episodes weekly until March 2018.

The first 10-episode Netflix season premiered worldwide in April 2018. Rareko, the director of the previous Aggressive Retsuko anime and Yawaraka Sensha, again directed the first Netflix season at Fanworks, and also wrote the scripts. The anime had a Christmas episode that premiered in December 2018, and then the second season debuted in June 2019.

Source: ANN

Netflix to Add the First Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters Anime Season on July 8, 2020

Netflix has announced that it will add the first Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters anime season in the long-running Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise on July 8, 2020.

Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters aired for 224 episodes from 2000 to 2004. 4Kids Entertainment aired the anime with an English dub on Kids WB from 2001 to 2006. FUNimation Entertainment and New Video Group released the series on home video.

Source: ANN

Netflix to Stream Studio Ghibli Films in Canada

The official Twitter account for Netflix Canada has announced that the service will begin streaming 20 Studio Ghibli films in Canada on June 25, 2020. In addition, Netflix will begin streaming The Wind Rises film in Canada on August 1, 2020.

The following films will begin streaming on June 25, 2020:

  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
  • Castle in the Sky
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Kiki’s Delivery Service
  • Only Yesterday
  • Porco Rosso
  • Ocean Waves
  • Pom Poko
  • Whisper of the Heart
  • Princess Mononoke
  • My Neighbors the Yamadas
  • Spirited Away
  • The Cat Returns
  • Howl’s Moving Castle
  • Tales from Earthsea
  • Ponyo
  • The Secret World of Arrietty
  • From Up On Poppy Hill
  • The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
  • When Marnie Was There

Netflix, in a partnership with Wild Bunch International, began streaming the 21 Studio Ghibli films worldwide except for the United States, Canada, and Japan in February, March, and April 2020. The films feature subtitles in 28 languages and dubbed versions in “up to” 20 languages.

HBO Max began streaming the “entire Studio Ghibli film library” of 21 feature films at its launch on May 27, 2020. GKIDS also released 21 Studio Ghibli films for for digital download-to-own in the United States and Canada in December 2019 on digital transaction platforms including Apple TV, Amazon VOD, Vudu, Google Play, Sony, Microsoft, and FandangoNOW.

Source: ANN

Netflix Is Streaming the Mirai Anime Film in the United States

Netflix began streaming Mamoru Hosoda’s Mirai anime film in the United States on June 1, 2020. The film is available with both an English dub and subtitles.

Mirai opened at the Japanese box office in July 2018. GKIDS and Fathom Events began screening the film in 700 U.S. theaters in November 2018, and the film also screened in December 2018. GKIDS held its own theatrical release in the United States in November 2018, and those North American screenings earned US$672,652. GKIDS began screening the film again in February 2019.

Source: ANN

Netflix to Stream the Cardcaptor Sakura Anime in the United States and Canada on June 1, 2020

Netflix has announced on Twitter that it will begin streaming the Cardcaptor Sakura anime in the United States and Canada on June 1, 2020. The preview clip that was posted uses the English Animax dub.

The anime is also streaming on Crunchyroll and FUNimation.

The Cardcaptor Sakura anime aired in Japan in from April 1998 to March 2000.

Source: ANN

Netflix to Stream the BNA: Brand New Animal Anime in the United States on June 30, 2020

Netflix has announced that it will begin streaming Trigger’s original television anime BNA: Brand New Animal in the United States on June 30, 2020.

The first six episodes of the anime debuted exclusively on Netflix in Japan on March 21, 2020, and episodes 7-12 debuted on Netflix in Japan on May 6, 2020.

Yoh Yoshinari is directing the anime at Trigger, and Kazuki Nakashima is writing the scripts. Genice Chan is contributing conceptual art, and Yusuke Yoshigaki is designing the characters. The artist mabanua is composing the music.

Source: ANN