For all tastes: the best animated series on Netflix | Digital Trends Spanish
The animations for the adult public are not few, in addition to being located in the most diverse styles, with proposals as original as BoJack Horseman Y Aggretsuko. If you do not want to get lost or you are starting in this type of content, we have made this selection with some of the best animated series on Netflix.
It is not a definitive list, we will constantly update it with new content and with the idea of always satisfying the tastes of all types of public (adult).
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This is Netflix’s first Chinese animated series, which follows the story of Seven, who has very peculiar aspirations. His friend Dai Bo convinces him to set up a hairdresser to serve Seven, actually to serve as a hit man. You will understand that you have to be less compassionate if you want to succeed. There are two seasons of this production on Netflix.
To know what you can expect from The Midnight Gospelsuffice to say it comes from the mind of Pendleton Ward – creator of Adventure Time– and commander Duncan Trussell. The story follows a singular space announcer, who “visits” different worlds and delves into existential questions. It is a production that has fascinated by its delusional proposal. Its first season consists of only eight chapters.
Although this series was created by Olan Rogers – who began his career on YouTube – for TBS, Netflix has its distribution rights internationally. In two seasons, with a total of 23 episodes, the story is told of astronaut Gary, who embarks on a space adventure alongside Mooncake, a unique alien with the ability to destroy planets. The humor that people will find here goes beyond the nonsensical acts of the characters, a situation that reigns in other animated proposals for adults.
Do not be fooled by the appearance of this series. Behind these simple drawings is the interesting story of Retsuko, a 25-year-old red panda who works in the accounting department of a company in Tokyo, where she must face her annoying boss and other situations that trigger working in a company. office. Of course, she carries out a curious activity every night to get rid of stress. Aggretsuko is an anime franchise created by Yeti for the Sanrio company.
For those who like series a bit risque, surely the one created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg (Undone) will give you several hours of fun: follow the story of BoJack, an anthropomorphic horse who triumphed in the 90s, however, 20 years later, his life is not as stable as we say. It consists of six seasons with chapters of around 25 minutes and features the voices of Will Arnett, Aaron Paul, Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie and Paul F. Tompkins.
An audience that will find this production, created by Sam Deats and Warren Ellis, particularly attractive is those who played the homonymous video game series, especially Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse (1989). The adventures of Trevor Belmont are narrated, who will do everything in his power to defend the Wallachia nation, especially from the threats of Dracula. The third season of Castlevania It arrived on Netflix in March 2020 and is made up of 10 chapters.
Hormones, sexual awakening, physical changes … that and more is addressed in the series created by Nick Kroll, Andrew Goldberg, Jennifer Flackett and Mark Levin. The story is based on the actual experiences of Kroll and Goldberg during their puberty and adolescence, and is told through friends Nick and Andrew. Currently, there are four seasons in the service of streaming, with episodes lasting approximately 25 minutes.
If the name of David Fincher (The Social Network) is in the production of this series – along with Joshua Donen, Jennifer Miller and Tim Miller – with violent and sexual content, you cannot expect more than quality, and this is demonstrated throughout 18 episodes with a variable duration ( a second season has already been confirmed). It is not necessary to see the chapters in order, since they tell different stories, although they all follow a post-apocalyptic thread. The quality of the animation is also remarkable, so fans of the genre will be more than fascinated.
It is a series distributed by Netflix and composed of eight seasons with episodes of approximately 23 minutes. Surely those who saw Voltron, from the 80s, you will find in this reeboot an entertaining story, which follows five pilots who unite their flying lions to form the mighty Voltron, with the intention of safeguarding the galaxy from Emperor Zarkon.
“Duty calls, but Bean only hears the call of the drink. Between drinks, the rebellious princess enrages the king and wreaks havoc with her personal demon and her elf friend. ” If this synopsis is used to describe (Disenchantment, it makes sense that its creator is Matt Groening, the mind behind The Simpson. This series for adults is made up of 30 chapters of less than half an hour, which are divided into three parts.
This animated series comes from the mind of Guillermo del Toro and has the voices of Diego Luna, Tatiana Maslany and Nick Offerman, in addition to being the second installment of the Tales of Arcadia trilogy (the first was Trollhunters) by Del Toro. It tells the story of two aliens who land on emergency Earth, while fleeing intergalactic bounty hunters. Each of the episodes, with a duration of just over 20 minutes, stands out for its visual quality, as expected.
The second installment of this series based on the homonymous manga by Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi has already been confirmed, which tells how Ultraman’s son, Shinjiro, has the mission to protect Earth from a new alien threat. With various references to the work on which it is based, this production consists of 13 chapters with an approximate duration of less than 25 minutes.
In a foul tone, this story follows the Murphy family in the 1970s, “a time when kids roamed around, beer flowed freely, and nothing came between the man and his TV.” With a total of four seasons, the production was created by Bill Burr (in charge of Bill Burr’s Monday Morning Podcast) and Michael Price.
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