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The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix 

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List Rules Only anime that is currently available to stream on Netflix

This is a list of the best anime on Netflix, voted on by over 70,000 anime fans like you and updated monthly. For new anime on Netflix check the bottom of the list, as those shows haven't been voted on a lot yet. There are some heavy hitters currently streaming on the service. What do you think are the top anime on Netflix? Be sure to vote for your favorites so that your voice is heard! Check out other popular anime lists as well, such as the best anime streaming on Hulu and the best romance anime.

Genres below include fighting, mecha, comedy, vampire, adventure, and much more. Netflix is currently streaming over 50 good anime series. This list of anime will help you figure out which are the best anime shows available right now, so you can be sure to spend your time on the best of the best.

Be sure to also check out the best anime movies streaming on Netflix

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Fullmetal Alchemist: Bro... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is an anime adaptation of the Fullmetal Alchemist manga by Hiromu Arakawa. Developed by Bones, the series is directed by Yasuhiro Irie and written by Hiroshi ...more

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Death Note is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Death Note is a Japanese manga series written by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata. The story follows Light Yagami, a high school student who stumbles across a mysterious ...more

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One Punch Man is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
One-Punch Man is a Japanese superhero web manga created by ONE which began publication in early 2009. An anime television adaptation by Madhouse aired in Japan between October and December 2015. ...more

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Attack on Titan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Attack on Titan (MBS, 2013) is a Japanese fantasy anime television series adapted from the manga of the same name by Hajime Isayama. It is set in a world where humanity lives inside cities ...more

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Soul Eater is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Soul Eater is a manga series written and illustrated by Atsushi Ōkubo. The series revolves around three teams, each consisting of a weapon meister and weapon that can transform into a humanoid.

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Fullmetal Alchemist is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Fullmetal Alchemist is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hiromu Arakawa. It was serialized in Square Enix's Monthly Shōnen Gangan magazine between August 2001 and June 2010; the ...more

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Sword Art Online is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Sword Art Online (2012) is a Japanese anime series based on the light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by abec. The story takes place in the near-future and focuses on ...more

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The Seven Deadly Sins is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
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The Seven Deadly Sins (Netflix, 2014) is a Japanese animated series based on the manga by Nakaba Suzuki. A once-active group of knights called the Seven Deadly Sins must band together to defeat ...more

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Ouran High School Host C... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
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Ouran High School Host Club is a manga series by Bisco Hatori, serialized in Hakusensha's LaLa magazine between the September 2002 and November 2010 issues. The manga has been adapted into an ...more

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Black Butler is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Black Butler (A-1 Pictures, 2008) is a Japanese anime series based on the manga by Yana Toboso. Aided by Sebastian Michaelis, his loyal butler with seemingly inhuman abilities, Young Ciel ...more

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Naruto is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
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Naruto is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto. It tells the story of Naruto Uzumaki, an adolescent ninja who searches for recognition from his peers and the ...more

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Hunter X Hunter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Hunter × Hunter is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yoshihiro Togashi. Hunter × Hunter was adapted into a 62-episode anime television series directed by Kazuhiro ...more

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Magi: The Labyrinth of M... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic is a 2012 TV anime series written by Hiroyuki Yoshino and directed by Koji Masunari.

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Bleach is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Bleach is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tite Kubo. Bleach follows the adventures of the hotheaded teenager Ichigo Kurosaki after he obtains the powers of a Soul Reaper from ...more

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Fate/Zero is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Fate/Zero is a light novel by Gen Urobuchi, illustrated by Takashi Takeuchi, and is a prequel to Type-Moon's visual novel, Fate/stay night. The first volume was released on December 29, 2006, ...more

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Your Lie in April is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
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Your Lie in April, known in Japan as Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso or just simply Kimiuso, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Naoshi Arakawa. Piano prodigy Kōsei Arima dominated ...more

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Ajin: Demi-Human is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Ajin: Demi-Human is a Japanese manga series and 2015 anime series written and illustrated by Gamon Sakurai. After he is hit by a truck, a student named Kei Nagai discovers he is an immortal ...more

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Kill la Kill is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
This series is an anime television series produced by Trigger. It follows vagrant schoolgirl Ryuko Matoi on her search which brings her into conflict with the iron-fisted student council ...more

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Vampire Knight is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Vampire Knight is a shōjo manga series written by Matsuri Hino. The series premiered in the January 2005 issue of LaLa magazine and has officially ended. Chapters are collected and published in ...more

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Gurren Lagann is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Gurren Lagann, known in Japan as Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, is a Japanese mecha anime television series animated by Gainax and co-produced by Aniplex and Konami. It ran for 27 episodes on ...more

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Fairy Tail is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
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Natsu Dragneel, along with his cat named Happy, has traveled to the town of Hargeon in search of a wizard named Salamander. Here he runs into a young woman named Lucy Heartfilia, a Celestial ...more

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The Irregular at Magic H... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
The Irregular at Magic High School is a Japanese web novel series by Tsutomu Satō. An anime adaptation by Madhouse was announced and was broadcast between April and September 2014. The story ...more

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The Devil Is a Part-Time... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
The Devil Is a Part-Timer! is a Japanese light novel series written by Satoshi Wagahara, with illustrations by Oniku. ASCII Media Works has published ten volumes since February 2011. The story ...more

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InuYasha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Inuyasha, also known as Inuyasha: A Feudal Fairy Tale, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Rumiko Takahashi. It premiered in Weekly Shōnen Sunday on November 13, 1996 and ...more

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Knights of Sidonia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix
Knights of Sidonia (Netflix, 2014) is a Japanese anime series based on the manga by Tsutomu Nihei. A thousand years after the destruction of Earth by gigantic aliens called Gauna, mankind is ...more

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