It’s going to be a fun May for anime fans on Netflix with new episodes of Murderer of demonsa new season of ultramanand the debut of Yakitori: Soldiers of Misfortune.

Below is the scheduled list of anime coming to Netflix US in May 2023:


Demon Slayer (Season 3)

New episodes: eleven
Gender: Shōnen, Horror | Execution time: 25 minutes
Cast: Natsuki Hanae, Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Hiro Shimono, Akari Kito, Katsuyuki Konishi
Netflix Release Date: Monday, May 1, 2023

Netflix has decided to list the two Demon Slayer arcs as individual seasons, meaning the Entertainment District Arc will be listed as Demon Slayer season 3 by the streaming service.

After the events of the Mugen Train Arc, Tanjiro, Insosuke, and Zenitsu are taken on a mission by Tengen Uzui, the Sound Hashira, to the entertainment district of Yoshiwara, Tokyo, where all three of Uzui’s wives have mysteriously disappeared, a dangerous demon of the Upper Siz hunts down its prey.


Ultraman (Season 3) north

New episodes: to be confirmed
Gender: Action, Adventure | Execution time: 25 minutes
Cast: Josh Hutcherson, DC Douglas, Tara Sands, Gunnar Sizemore, Matthew Mercer
Netflix Release Date: Thursday, May 11, 2023

The third season of Ultraman will conclude the fantastic adaptation of Eiichi Shimizu’s manga.

Set several years after the first Ultraman series, Shin Hayata, now the defense minister, has no recollection of how he became Ultraman and saved the world from the Kaijus. Matsushiro Ide, his former staff in the Science Patrol, tries to help him recover his memories to help the Science Patrol eliminate new threats from aliens. When the alien Bemular discovers that Hayata’s son Shinjirou begins to display superhuman strength, the Science Patrol risks everything to give Shinjirou the top-secret Ultra Suit to fight Bemular and save the world once again.


Yakitori: Soldiers of Misfortune (Season 1) north

New episodes: 6
Gender: Action, Adventure | Execution time: to be confirmed
Cast: Kenjiro Tsuda, Akari Kito, Wataru Takagi, Asami Seto, Tetsu Inada
Netflix Release Date: Thursday, May 18, 2023

Yakitori Soldiers, one of the exciting new anime announced at AnimeJapan 2023, could be a huge hit for Netflix.

Set in a future where the solar system is dominated by trade federations that are in constant conflict. In order to escape his restrictive home of Japan, and at the recommendation of his military cook friend Pupkin, Akira enlists in a trade federation orbital launch infantry unit. Said infantry is known for its 70% kill rate and is nicknamed «Yakitori» for its expendability.


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