Looking for science fiction anime on Netflix? Let's take a look at what sci-fi anime is currently streaming on Netflix, and let's rank them while we're at it!
Although the Ghost in the Shell TV series isn't on Netflix, they do have the three Ghost in the Shell Arise movies - Ghost Pain, Ghost Whispers, and Ghost Tears. Looking for some mech action? Knights of Sidonia is a Netflix Original anime that features some great mech fighting, along with stunning animation. Other good Netflix sci-fi anime includes Gurren Lagann, Cyborg 009: Call of Justice, and Aldnoah.Zero.
Use this list as a guide to find sci-fi anime that's on Netflix now, but also vote up the series you have watched and enjoyed so that other otakus can get some good anime recommendations.
- 17363Sword Art Online (A-1 Pictures, 2012) is a Japanese fantasy anime series based on the light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by abec. In the year 2022, thousands of people get... more
- 12555Sword Art Online II (Tokyo MX, 2014) is a Japanese light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by abec. The second season of this series follows Kazuto "Kirito" Kirigaya as he plays... more
- 7416Fullmetal Alchemist (JNN, 2003) is a Japanese fantasy anime series based on the manga by Hiromu Arakawa from Bones animation production. Brothers Edward and Alphonse Elric search for the... more
- Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 1: Ghost Pain is a 2013 Japanese anime film directed by Kazuchika Kise.... more
KuromukuroKuromukuro (Netflix, 2016) is a Japanese mecha anime television series directed by Tensai Okamura. When mecha attack a research center, its students, pilots, and researchers must fight back with the... more
- 5844The Irregular at Magic High School (Madhouse, 2014) is a Japanese fantasy anime series based on the web novel series by Tsutomu Satō. Siblings Tatsuya and Miyuki Shiba begin their studies at the... more
- 8781Gurren Lagann (Gainax, 2007), also known as Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, is a Japanese mecha anime series. Two friends, Simon and Kamina, become the symbols of rebellion against the powerful Spiral... more
- Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet is a Japanese anime television series produced by Production I.G and directed by Kazuya Murata, and aired between April and June 2013. A manga adaptation began... more
Ghost in the Shell Arise: Border: 3 Ghost TearsGhost in the Shell ARISE - Border:3 Ghost Tear is a 2014 animation film and the third release of the four-part OVA series Ghost in the Shell: Arise directed by Kazuchika Kise....
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Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans
Mobile Suit Gundam UCAction, DramaMobile Suit Gundam UC (Netflix, 2014), also known as Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn, is a Japanese anime series based on a novel by Harutoshi Fukui. The series begins in U.C. 0001, at the very beginning... more
- 127Ultraman (Netflix, 2019) is an anime series. Shinjiro Hayata learns that his father passed on the "Ultraman Factor" to him and fights against evil.... more
7 Seeds7 Seeds is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yumi Tamura. Netflix is airing an anime adaptation June 2019. The series is set in a post-apocalyptic future, long enough after a... more
- 82Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (Animax, 2006), often referred to as simply Code Geass, is a Japanese sci-fi anime series from Sunrise animation studios. Set in an alternate timeline, the series... more
- 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 inhuman... more
- Hero Mask (Netflix, 2018), stylised: "HERO≠MASK," is a Japanese animated television series. Set in a fictional version of London, "Special Service of Crime" (SSC) officer James Blood teams up with... more
- 95Neon Genesis Evangelion (Gainax, 1995), commonly referred to as Evangelion or Eva, is a Japanese mecha anime series. When violent monsters descend upon Earth to destroy humanity, a reluctant young... more
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- 52God Eater (ufotable, 2015) is a Japanese anime series based on the video game series. Set in a post-apocalyptic Japan in the year 2071, the world has been mostly destroyed by mysterious monsters... more
- 65Revisions (Fuji TV & Netflix, 2019), stylized as "revisions," is a Japanese mecha anime television series. Daisuke Doujima (Kōki Uchiyama) was kidnapped as a child and now he and his friends are... more
- 66Ingress (Fuji TV, 2018), also called "Ingress: The Animation," is a Japanese anime science fiction television series based on Niantic's augmented reality mobile game of the same name. The story... more