‘Spriggan’ Anime Series Adaptation Coming to Netflix in June 2022

It has been a few years since it was first announced that Spriggan was getting an animated adaptation by Netflix. After an incredibly long wait, we can finally confirm that Spriggan season 1 is coming to Netflix in June 2022. Here’s everything we know so far about Spriggan season 1 on Netflix.

Spriggan is an upcoming Netflix Original Japanese sci-fi anime series and manga adaptation by author Hiroshi Takashige and illustrator Ryōji Minagawa. The manga ran for a total of 11 volumes, first published in Weekly Shōnen Sunday in February 1989, and from 1992 to 1996 was published in Shōnen Sunday Zōkan.

The only previous adaptation of Spriggan manga was in September 1998, when Studio 4°C adapted the story into a feature film.

The latest adaptation is produced by David Production and is directed by Hiroshi Kobayashi, who previously directed the Kiznaiver animated.

When is the Spriggan Netflix release date?

After months and months of waiting, we now have confirmation that the Spriggan the reboot will debut on Netflix on Saturday, June 18, 2022.


What is the plot of Spriggan?

Many years ago, an ancient civilization once ruled the Earth but eventually destroyed itself. Leaving messages for future generations to find, they detail how to use the powerful creations they used. Various factions begin to research mysterious artifacts in order to use them against their enemies. The ARCAM Corporation and its elite squadron of soldiers known as the Spriggans stand in their way.


Who are the actors Spriggan?

Yuu Ominae’s lead role is Chiaki Kobayashi, who previously starred in good suitor as Makoto Edamura, and as Askeladd in Vinland Saga.

spriggan netflix anime cast Chiaki Kobayashi

Youhei Azakami is the voice of Jean Jacquemondo, which will be a familiar voice for some like the voice of Deathpierce in Seven capital sins.

spriggan netflix anime casting Youhei Azakami

Kenji Hamada, the voice of Killer Hawkins in A play, is the voice of director Yamamoto. And, Ayumu Murase, the voice of Shouyou Hinata in Haikyu!! is Colonel MacDougall.

spriggan netflix anime cast Kenji Hamada

Other cast members are Yoshimasa, Hosoya, Ken Narita, and Mariya Ise, who represent the voices of Iwao Akatsuki, Kouichi Moroha, and Yoshino Somei respectively.


Is the Spriggan movie available to stream on Netflix?

Unfortunately, none of the regions with Netflix, not even Japan, are currently streaming the Spriggan movie.

Depending on the success of the Spriggan series, Netflix may consider licensing the film in the near future.


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