Every anime series on Netflix in May 2020

Published 05/12/2020, 3:46 PM EDT

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Netflix anime series and movies added in May 2020. There are a few more series also added on Netflix’s catalog this month. Many anime fans sign up to watch this anime series.

This year we can expect more new Originals from the streaming service. But due to pandemic, a lot of projects halted or canceled. May is shaping up to be another full month for Netflix. We have some exciting news for the updates of new movies and tv series added to the catalog. We can also update this list when they add a new anime series.

What’s anime series coming to Netflix in May


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Seasons: 1 – Episode: 12

Release date: May 1st, 2020
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Animation

Synopsis: “Art imitates life when Chiyo discovers her crush is a famous artist. Chiyo Sakura is a cheerful high school girl who has fallen head over heels for the oblivious Umetarou Nozaki. Much to Chiyo’s confusion, when she confesses to her beloved Nozaki, he hands her an unfamiliar autograph. As it turns out, the stoic teenage boy is actually a respected shoujo mangaka, publishing under the pen name Sakiko Yumeno! A series of misunderstandings leads to Chiyo becoming one of Nozaki’s manga assistants.”

Voice cast: Yûichi Nakamura, Ari Ozawa, and Christina Marie Kelly


Seasons: 2 – Episode: 15

Release date: May 7th, 2020
Genre: Animation, Action

Synopsis: “Seeking to recover his memory, a scissor-wielding, hairdressing, bungling quasi-assassin stumbles into a struggle for power among feuding factions.”

Voice stars: Ronny Chieng, Jas Patrick, and Jake Green

Seasons: 1 – Episode: 24

Release date: May 15th, 2020
Genre: Animation, Horror, Action

Synopsis: “17-year-old Shinichi Izumi is partially infected by a Parasyte; monsters that butcher and consume humans. All of a sudden, they arrived: parasitic aliens that descended upon Earth and quickly infiltrated humanity by burrowing into the brains of vulnerable targets. These insatiable beings acquire full control of their host and are able to morph into a variety of forms in order to feed on unsuspecting prey.”

Voice stars: Adam Gibbs, Aya Hirano, and Brittney Karbowski

Runtime: 110 Minutes

Release date: May 25th, 2020

Genre: Action, Adventure

Synopsis: “A young boy, Nezha, is birthed from a heavenly pearl by the Primeval Lord of Heaven. Born with unique powers, Nezha finds himself as an outcast who is hated and feared. Destined by prophecy to bring destruction to the world, the young boy must choose between good and evil. In order to break the shackles of fate and become the hero.”

Voice stars: Yanting Lü, Joseph, Mo Han, Hao Chen, and Qi Lü


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Seasons: 1 – Episode: 12

Release date: May 29th, 2020
Genre: Action, Comedy, Animation

Synopsis: “Hole—a dark, decrepit, and disorderly district where the strong prey on the weak and death is an ordinary occurrence. This is all but also befitting of the name given to it. A realm separated from law and ethics, it is a testing ground to the magic users who dominate it. As a race occupying the highest rungs of their society. However, the magic users think of the denizens of Hole as no more than insects. Murdered, mutilated, and made experiments without a second thought, the powerless Hole dwellers litter the halls of Hole’s hospital on a daily basis.”


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Voice stars: Wataru Takagi, Reina Kondou, and Ken’yû Horiuchi




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Yunus Emre is the founder and editor-in-chief of Netflix Junkie. Yunus Emre launched the site in 2020 after growing frustration with finding content on Netflix platform. However, English is not my mother tongue.