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The 12 best anime on Netflix

Are you anime fans, are you on vacation and have a lot of time? Perfect! Thanks to video on demand and providers like Netflix and Amazon, it has never been easier to have a great viewing experience.

In our special we introduce you 11 of the best animes on Netflix in front. Incidentally, the Netflix subscription costs 7.99 euros per month (for a device in SD resolution). You can get two devices at the same time and HD streams from 9.99 euros. With a premium subscription you can stream selected series, such as House of Cards, even in UHD on up to four devices at the same time for 11.99 euros - provided you have the corresponding device.

The first month is free. If you just want to try Netflix, we definitely recommend a few of these series.

Update: This article originally appeared on December 01, 2016 and was last updated in April 2017.

The Seven Deadly Sins

The Deadly Sins once were a group of knightswho, it is said, were defeated by the Holy Knights after they allegedly tried to overthrow the king of the kingdom of Liones. 10 years later the Holy Knights usurped power and take the king prisoner.

Elisabeth, the third princess, makes herself desperately looking according to the Seven Deadly Sins to them To ask for help - because they are supposedly all still alive.

There are currently two seasons with 28 episodes of The Seven Deadly Sins on Netflix. The four-episode season Signs of Holy War prepares the Deadly Sins for her next adventure in front.

Fate / stay night

The Fate / stay night Anime is based on the manga of the same name and follows student Rin and student Shiro. The two become allies when they are chosen to attend a secret battle for the holy grail to participate.

There are currently two seasons with 13 episodes each of Fate / stay night on Netflix.


The quiet life of the students, pilots and researchers of the Tateyama School is inevitably disrupted when an attack by alien power called Efy Dolgh. Along with mysterious artifacts and the Help a young samurai strike back.

Kuromukuro did on Netflix though Japanese voice acting only, German, English or others subtitle but can be switched on.

Currently there are 26 episodes in two seasons of Kuromukuro on Netflix.

Fullmetal Alchemist 2003

Fullmetal alchemist is about the two brothers Ed and Al. With the help of alchemy found in the world of Fullmetal alchemist as natural science is applied, they want resuscitate her late mother. Instead, however, they trigger a chemical reaction that causes their Bodies are mutilated.

In Japan, the anime topped TV Asahi's top 100 for two years in a row.

Currently there are from Fullmetal alchemist51 episodes on Netflix. Another film adaptation of Fullmetal alchemist, with the suffix "Brotherhood“Also made our list.

Ajin Demi-Human

Ajin Demi-Human is about the teenager Kei Nagai who learns that he is a immortal Ajin is. Since the government is after him to carry out experiments on him, he takes flight and turns to the only person he can trust.

Currently there are 26 episodes of Ajin Demi-Human in two seasons on Netflix. The second season appeared on Netflix on December 27, 2016.

Knights of Sidonia

Knights of Sidonia is based on the science fiction manga of the same name by Tsutomu Nihei. The characters' home, Sidonia, is a spaceship on which the last people have built a new home. The hero Nagate defends his homeland with his Guardian, a pilot-controlled combat robot.

Knights of Sidonia has a Japanese and English voiceover. German subtitles can be switched on.

Currently there are 24 episodes in two seasons of Knights of Sidonia on Netflix.

Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood

Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood based on the manga Fullmetal alchemist and adheres more closely to the template, as the anime of the same name, which also made it onto our list.

The focus is on the brothers Edward and Alphonse, who fight numerous, defeat nefarious figures have to.

Currently there are 64 episodes in 5 seasons of Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood on Netflix.

Rurouni Kenshin

Rurouni Kenshin is about the nomadic swordsman Kenshin, who is invited to her dojo by Kaoru. The swordsman hits in the middle of one Conflict over the opium trade in the martial arts school in Japan.

Rurouni Kenshin has a Japanese and English voice output. German subtitles can be switched on.

Currently there are 94 episodes in three seasons of Rurouni Kenshin on Netflix.

Akame Ga Kill

The young Tatsumi sets out to earn money to help his poor village. When he is robbed by a mysterious woman, he is from Night Raid assassins rescued. He joins the group to bring them into theirs Fight against the corrupt government to support.

Currently there are 24 episodes of Akame Ga Kill on Netflix.

Blood +

The anime Blood + was from the anime film Blood: The Last Vampire inspired. The series begins in Okinawa City near a US base. The protagonist is a student named Saya who suffers from amnesia. Her life is suddenly turned upside down when she by a chiropteran, a kind of vampire, is attacked.

From then on, she takes on the blood-sucking hordes that target Japan.

Currently there are 50 episodes of Blood + on Netflix.

Coo Lagann

Coo Lagann acts in the distant future. Most of humanity lives in underground settlements. When a young worker flees to the upper world one day, he discovers one violent country, in the man fight against a noble tyrantto make the surface habitable again.

Currently there are 27 episodes of Coo Lagann on Netflix.


boy Ash ketchum gets his first own Pokémon for his 10th birthday. Together with his loyal companion Pikachu he travels the world to tame other Pokémon and become the best of all Poké trainers. During his travels, he regularly runs into the bad guys Team Rocketwho want to steal Pikachu for its incredible strength.

The Pokémon-Franchise is represented several times on Netflix. You can find the first 52 episodes of the Indigo League and seasons 17, 18 and 19 named XY and XYZ.

Overall there is 193 episodes of Pokémon on Netflix. However, this is only a small part of the anime series, which now comprises almost 1000 episodes.

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