Netflix Launches Line of New and Renewed Anime Series!

We Filipinos love anime so it comes as no surprise that Netflix is turning their eye to this genre, with new shows and renewed seasons. Some of the titles coming our way are the new Ultraman, Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle, and Cannon Busters, as well as new seasons of Aggretsuko and Castlevania.

Check out the details below:


Ultraman is an action-drama centered around a man possessing the spirit and DNA of the legendary hero Ultraman, which wears a metallic ultra suit and fights evil. The show is an adaptation of the Japanese series aired in 1966, which became a cultural phenomenon.

Netflix’s Ultraman will premiere in 2019.

For more information on Ultraman, visit its Netflix page.

Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle

Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle is the sequel to Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters. This adaptation reimagines the Godzilla world in a futuristic setting, where humans team up with robots to battle the biggest Godzilla ever seen, in an interplanetary struggle for survival.

Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle will be available on Netflix on July 18, 2018.

For more information on the film, visit its Netflix page.

Cannon Busters

Cannon Busters follows the adventures and exploits of S.A.M, a high-end friendship droid who’s joined by a quirky, discarded maintenance robot and a brash, deadly fugitive. Together, the unlikely trio embarks on an unforgettable journey in a fantastic and dangerous world in search of S.A.M’s best friend, the heir to a kingdom under siege.

Cannon Busters will be available on Netflix on April 1, 2019.

For more information on Cannon Busters, visit its Netflix page.


Retsuko is a seemingly mild-mannered red panda who’s hiding a secret: she unleashes her pent-up emotions through death metal. This character has become a hit because of her dual nature and the fact that Sanrio created her.

Netflix’s Aggretsuko will be back for a second season in 2019.

For more information on Aggretsuko, visit its Netflix page.


Castlevania is inspired by the classic Japanese video game series, and is a dark medieval fantasy following the last surviving member of the disgraced Belmont clan, trying to save Eastern Europe from extinction at the hand of Vlad Dracula Tepes and his sinister vampire war council.

Netflix’s Castlevania will be back for a second season on October 26, 2018.

For more information on Castlevania, visit its Netflix page.


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