Netflix announces a series of new Japanese anime and live-action, set to land in 2022-2023!


During the Netflix Tudum Japan event, a new type of anime and 21 live-action projects adapting Japanese manga were announced. Here are the most impressive and worth-watching names you definitely don’t want to miss!

Recently, the Netflix Tudum Japan livestream event was held. As promised before, this is the time for the Netflix platform to announce its new projects. What movie titles have been announced? Let’s see Lag now!

The Netflix Tudum Japan event mainly announced new anime titles. Here are the most interested and promising names.

Onmyouji

Release date: 2023.

Yumemakura Baku’s Onmyouji novel will be adapted by Marvy Jack. As the name suggests, the film’s content will be set in the Heian period with the main character being Onmyouji Abe No Seimei.

Onimusha

Onimusha

Release time: ?

Onimusha is the cult franchise of the CAPCOM family. With the story revolving around the swordsman Miyamoto Musashi, Onimusha is expected to be a Japanese samurai action work. Onimusha anime will be directed by Sublimation and directed by Miike Takashi.

Boku No Daemon

Boku No Daemon

Release time: ?

Performed by IGLOO STUDIO with a plot written by Otsuichi, Boku No Daemon is a promising new name for Netflix. According to the description, Boku No Daemon is set in the near future after a nuclear explosion causes Earth and Hell to “merge” together. In the midst of this new world, the male protagonist Kento finds a strange creature. Together, the two bundles join the journey to rescue Kento’s mother.

Gudetama: An Eggcellent Adventure live-action

Gudetama: An Eggcellent Adventure live-action

Release time: December 13, 2022.

Based on the popular fantasy character Gudetama, Gudetama: An Eggcellent Adventure is a lighthearted, entertaining CG hybrid live-action film that is suitable for both children and adults. In the movie, we will go with the egg Gudetama and his friends on an extremely interesting journey to find the lost mother.

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Gokushufudou season 2

Gokushufudou season 2

Release time: January 2023.

Despite facing mixed reactions, the anime series Gokushufudou – The Way to Be a Husband is still loved by many viewers. In January 2023, part 2 of this series will air, bringing the audience even more funny and interesting stories about Immortal Tatsu.

Aggretsuko season 5

Aggretsuko season 5

Release time: February 2023.

After the Way to Be a Husband, the story of Retsuko will continue with season 5 coming out in February 2023. Since the film was well received, maybe there will be another 6 in the future!

Junji Ito Maniac: Japanese Tales Of The Macabre

Junji Ito Maniac: Japanese Tales Of The Macabre

Release date: January 19, 2023.

Adapting the 20 best stories of the Japanese “horror king”, Junji Ito Maniac: Japanese Tales Of The Macabre will be a work that horror fans cannot ignore. According to what was revealed, Tomie, Souichi, The Hanging Balloons and “first-time adaptations” will appear in this animated title.

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Moonrise

Moonrise

Release time: 2024.

After a long period of silence, recently, Netflix’s Moonrise project has announced new news. Moonrise will be made by Wit Studio and directed by Koizuka Masashi (Attack On Titan season 2 – 3). Popular manga author Arakawa Hiromu (Fullmetal Alchemist, Silver Spoon) is currently designing the characters.

In addition to the names mentioned above, the event also revealed more information about The Seven Deadly Sins: Grudge of Edinburgh (scheduled to air in December 2022) and a few other works. In addition, Netflix also announced nearly 21 new live-action titles adapted from Japanese manga. Some notable names include:

  1. Alice In Borderland season 2: Scheduled to air on December 22, 2022.
  2. The Makanai: Cooking For The Maiko House: Scheduled to air January 12, 2023.
  3. Burn The House Down: Expected to air in 2023.
  4. Kimi Ni Todoke live-action: Expected to air in 2023.
  5. Yu Yu Hakusho live-action: Scheduled to air in December 2023.
  6. Call Me Chihiro: Scheduled to air on February 23, 2023.
  7. Zom 100: Bucket List Of The Dead: Expected to air in 2023.
  8. One Piece live-action: No official release time yet.

In the coming time, especially at the end of the year, Netflix will announce more movie projects. Lag will update notable names in the near future, so be sure to stay tuned!

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