news culture Attack on Titan: 8 anime to watch on Netflix while waiting for the final season part 3
The final season of Attack on Titan will end with a part 3 just announced by MAPPA studios and scheduled for 2023. Fans of the animated series will have to be patient. The editorial staff of JV today offers you a selection of anime available on Netflix to wait in the best conditions.
- Demon Slayer
- Devilman Crybaby
- The Witcher: The Wolf’s Nightmare
- Tokyo Ghoul
- Valkyrie Apocalypse
It was in 2016 that the animation studio Polygon Pictures offered us an adaptation in an animated series ofAjin. The manga was created by Gamon Sakurai and distributed in France by Glénat in 2012. Ajin tells us about the life of Kei Nagai, a young student who sees his life take an unexpected turn, to say the least. By being run over by a truck, he realizes that he is an “Ajin”, an immortal being. It could have stopped there, but it turns out that these supernatural beings are known to the authorities and hunted down by scientists. Kei has no choice but to flee, accompanied by his lifelong friend Kaito.
- All about Ajin on AlloCine
We continue this selection with other supernatural beings! Castlevania is an adaptation of Konami’s cult game series. The series is supported by Frederator Studio and headed by writer Warren Ellis (Batman: Gotham Knights). Our story begins when an anti-vampire inquisition attacks the wife of Lord Vlad Dracula Tepes. Consumed by anger following the death of his beloved, he decides to take his revenge on the people of Wallachia. Demon hunter Trevor Belmont, aided by Dracula’s own son named Alucard, tries to end this period of terror instigated by the vampiric count.
Demon Slayer is a manga created by Koyoharu Gotouge and adapted into anime by Ufotable studio from 2019. We follow the life of Tanjiro Kamado, a normal young man living with his family in the snowy mountains from Japan. One day, as he returns home, he finds his family massacred. Only his sister, Nezuko, survived the attack, but something even more terrible hits the young hero’s family. Indeed, Nezuko is gradually transforming into a demon. Tanjiro then goes in search of answers and revenge, and will become a demon slayer along the way.
Based on the work of Go Nagai in 1972, Devilman Crybaby is an anime adaptation produced by Science SARU. At the controls of the anime, we find Masaaki Yuasa (Mind Game) while the novelist Ichiro Okouchi takes over the writing. Once ruled by demons, our planet now belongs to humans. It is in this context that Akira Fudo learns via a relative that demons always act in the shadows. To demonstrate their existence, Akira’s friend Ryo tricks him into witnessing demonic possession with his own eyes. Neanmins, Akira quickly gets possessed by Amon, the Lord of Demons, transforming him into a hybrid creature that is both human and demon.
The Witcher: The Wolf’s Nightmare
After a video game adaptation supervised by CD Projekt RED, it’s time for the world of animation to explore the universe of The Witcher from the novels of Andrzej Sapkowski. The Witcher: The Wolf’s Nightmare is an anime film directed by Kwang Il Han (Dota: Dragon’s Blood). This spin-off of The Witcher narrates the life of Vesemir, the master of the famous Geralt De Riv. Faced with a kingdom victim of a strange creature and shaken by political turmoil, the young witcher takes up arms… at the risk of witnessing the fall of the wolf school and the dissipation of his brothers in arms.
It was in 2014 that the manga Tokyo Ghoul by Sui Ishida is adapted into an animated series. Produced by the Pierrot studio, known for the adaptations of Naruto or GTO, Tokyo Ghoul meets with success with the general public. The work focuses on the life of Ken Kaneki, a young Tokyo student chased by a ghoul, a creature that feeds on human flesh. Kaneki is barely saved, but is transformed into a hybrid, half-ghoul, half-man following a surgical operation. The life of the young man has just rocked forever in horror.
Valkyrie Apocalypse is an anime released on June 17, 2021 and produced by Graphinica studio. The original manga is illustrated by Ajichika and scripted by duo Shinya Umemura and Takumi Fukui. Every millennium, the gods meet in Valhalla to decide the fate of mankind. Zeus, who presides over this assembly, makes the decision to put an end to the reign of Men on Earth and to eradicate them. The Valkyrie Brunhild then offers to give humanity one last chance during a deadly tournament that will see 13 men and 13 gods compete.
What better way to end this selection than a detour through fantastic feudal Japan? Yasuke is an animated series directed by Lesean Thomas and Takeshi Sato, and produced by MAPPA studio (Attack on Titan final season, The God of Highschool, etc). Yasuke is freely inspired by the samurai of the same name, the first high-ranking African warrior in Japanese lands. Formerly a samurai, Yasuke retired to become a boatman, but must finally take up arms again in order to protect a mysterious child.
- All about Yasuke on AlloCine
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