Netflix is without a doubt one of the most popular streaming services available right now. In the first quarter of 2022, the American streaming service attracted 8.3 million new subscribers and continues to generate billions of dollars in revenue.
Netflix has grown in popularity in Pakistan since its official introduction, thanks to the vast amount of content available on the platform. Netflix, like movies and TV shows, has added a variety of new anime series to its site, with a variety of genres to pick from.
So, if you’re looking for a new anime series to watch on Netflix, here’s a list of the most popular ones.
Naruto is about a teenage orphan who is cursed by the spirit of a nine-tailed demon fox. Naruto Uzumaki, a member of the Hidden Leaf Village, aspires to be recognized by his peers and to become the Hokage, the village’s leader.
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Naruto is a two-part anime series that is followed by Naruto Shippuden, which is not available in Pakistan on Netflix. There are 720 episodes in total, including 220 in the original series and 500 in Naruto Shippuden.
Demon Slayer (Kimetsu no Yaiba)
Demon Slayer, commonly known as Kimetsu no Yaiba, is a relatively recent anime series that is nevertheless extremely popular. After his family is brutally slaughtered by a high-ranking demon, Tanjiro Kamado sets out to become a Demon Slayer and heal his demon sister.
Thankfully, Netflix has the entire series available to view. It is a continuing series that has broadcast 44 episodes so far.
Hunter x Hunter
Hunter x Hunter is another classic name on the list, similar to Naruto. It is still one of the most popular anime series on Netflix and other streaming services. Gon Freecss is the protagonist of the story, and he aspires to be a legendary hunter like his father. He must pass a thorough examination and locate his father, who has gone missing.
There are presently six seasons and 148 episodes in the series. It will be back next year.
Death Note is also one of the list’s earliest entries. It tells the story of Light Yagami, a high school student who discovers a magical notebook known as the Death Note. He discovers that the notepad gives him the power to assassinate anyone whose name is inscribed on it.
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Death Note is a quick watch when compared to other anime because it only has 37 episodes.
One-Punch Man is a superhero anime about Saitama, who is so powerful that he can defeat any opponent with just a single punch. He wants to battle a worthy opponent to alleviate his boredom, which stems from his inability to find suitable opponents due to his overwhelming strength.
One-Punch Man is a currently airing anime with only 24 episodes.
In the year 2020, Netflix premiered Jujutsu Kaisen. Yuji Itadori, the main character, is a good-hearted adolescent who is cursed after swallowing a demon’s finger. He enrolls at a shaman’s school in order to track down the demon’s other body parts and exorcise himself, thus lifting the curse.
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So yet, the series has only had one season with 24 episodes. Season 2 is scheduled to premiere in 2023.
My Hero Academia
My Hero Academia, like One Punch Man, is a superhero anime. In a universe where superpowers are widespread, the main character Izuku Midoriya is born without them (called Quirks in the anime). He still aspires to be a superhero by putting in the necessary effort and training.
My Hero Academia features a total of 113 episodes over 5 seasons.
Baki the Grappler
Baki the Grappler is all about martial arts and fighting. The famous anime follows Baki Hanma, a martial arts champion who strives to outperform his legendary father. He is confronted by five lethal Death Row inmates who have arrived in Tokyo to confront him.
There are just two seasons and 48 episodes in the show.
A Fairy Tale
Fairy Tail is set in a fantasy world filled with magic and young wizards organized into guilds. Natsu Dragneel accepts lucrative employment offers and travels throughout the Kingdom of Fiore in search of his adopted father, the dragon Igneel, who has gone missing.
Fairy Tail is a 9-season anime series with 328 episodes.
The Hellsing Organization, established in England, is sworn to protect the country against supernatural threats in Hellsing. Sir Integra, who fights alongside her protector, the immortal vampire Alucard, leads the group.
Hellsing anime is separated into two parts: Hellsing and Hellsing Ultimate, each with 23 episodes.