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    Wednesday August 5, 2015
  • VIDEO: "Knights of Sidonia" Helps Promote Japanese Netflix Launch

    Streaming video service's first foray into Asia launches September 2nd

    Netflix makes its first foray into Asia on September 2nd with the launch of its streaming service in Japan. Content includes its originals, like Marco Polo and Daredevil, as well as the adaptation of Tsutomu Nihei's Knights of Sidonia, which the service previously presented internationally, outside Japan. The anime is being featured prominently in the Japanese rollout, including Ryōta Ōsaka, voice of the lead Nagate Tanikaze.

  • Tuesday June 2, 2015
  • Netflix Streams "Madoka Magica" and "Expelled from Paradise" Anime Movies

    "Mega Man Star Force" and "The Candidate for Goddess (Pilot Candidate)" also start streaming on Hulu

    With the start of June, streaming service Netflix has added 6 new anime titles and removed 5 for a total of 77 anime/movies. Among the notables are the Puella Magi Madoka Magica movies (recaps Beginnings and Eternal  and original Rebellion) and Expelled from Paradise, the sci-fi collaboration anime film between Toei Animation and Nitroplus directed by Seiji Mizushima  with Gen Urobuchi, from Aniplex. 

  • Monday March 23, 2015
  • Nintendo CEO Quashes Reports Of Netflix "Legend of Zelda" Series

    Official denial follows early reports by Wall Street Journal

    Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata is in high demand these past few days following the landmark agreement reached with mobile gaming giant DeNa Corp for mobile games featuring Nintendo characters. Iwata recently spoke exclusively to Time Magazine. During the interview, he also poured cold water on reports of a Netflix-exclusive Legend of Zelda series. Hit the jump for the statement.

  • Friday February 6, 2015
  • Netflix Reportedly Developing Live-Action "Legend of Zelda" Series

    WSJ's source is elaborating on the plans, describing idea as "Game of Thrones for a family audience"

    The Wall Street Journal is reporting that streaming service Netflix is developing a live-action series based on Nintendo's Legend of Zelda games. While Netflix and Nintendo have not confirmed project, WSJ's source is elaborating on the plans, describing idea as "Game of Thrones for a family audience." More after the jump.

  • Wednesday November 5, 2014
  • "Yu-Gi-Oh!" Season 1 Streams on Netflix

    2003's "The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi" also added

    Netflix has declared “It’s time to duel!" as the first part of the animated Yu-Gi-Oh! has joined the service's streaming library this month. And, if revisionist chambara is more to your liking, Takeshi Kitano's 2003 The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi was also introduced. More after the jump.

  • Thursday December 12, 2013
  • "Knights of Sidonia" Anime To Stream on Netflix - UPDATED

    So far, UK and Ireland have been confirmed

    Looks like Netflix's drive for new content has finally reached anime. The service's UK & Ireland Twitter feed announced "Gauna beware! Mecha sci-fi anime show Knights of Sidonia to hit Netflix immediately after Japanese TV. Summer 2014. " More after the jump.