Cyberpunk, Arcane and Avatar head a luxury list in terms of animated series. Netflix has an extensive catalog of the genre.
Thousands of ideas in entertainment are not developed with real actors, actresses and scenarios, because they tell stories that are too good to be true. Faced with this situation, more than 100 years ago the world of cinema opted for another way of transmitting these messages: animation. In this way, due to its relevance, it is done in cinemascomics a recount of the best animated series.
On the other hand, the impact that streaming platforms currently have is considered. These spaces are, today, those that have a high number of productions of this type. Thus, following a pattern, these are the best 20 animated shows present in Netflix.
The list, designed by Rotten Tomatoes, collects the vote of hundreds of critics, as well as the will of viewers. In this way, it should be noted that the following count is based on the ranking present in the aforementioned and recognized specialized portal.
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The first place is occupied by cyberpunk. Edgerunners, as this representation was named, is based on the popular video game saga of the same name. Thus, it follows the story of David, a street child, who tries to survive in a dystopian city. Reality, for him, is as violent and corrupt as it is addicted to genetic modification. To stay alive, the teenager becomes a mercenary known as a Cyberpunk.
at the top follows Arcane. The adaptation of the virtual hit League of Legends features the disparate cities of Piltover and Zaun as a backdrop. Through them, two sisters fight on opposite sides of a war between magical technologies and conflicting beliefs.
Making an appeal to nostalgia, as a tribute to an entire generation, the third place is kept by Avatar. The last airbender, Aang, must maintain the balance between four nations, each with the power of an element of nature. The production will receive a live-action next year.
On the other hand, within a different bet, mixing classic anime with European animation, Netflix presents blood of zeus. Within its own animated series, this one plays an important role, it is the fourth. Released in 2020, the company describes it as “chronicles of the illegitimate son of Zeus. This is a young man tasked with saving heaven and earth despite the interference of a vengeful goddess and her monstrous forces.”
Unheard of, but true, fifth place is occupied by one of the few Marvel productions that are still on Netflix. Is about The Spectacular Spider-Man. The adventures of Peter Parker released in 2008 and starring the voice of Josh Keaton continue unabated.
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On a second rung, from the sixth to the tenth, the bidding begins with the prince of dragons. With a less adult aura than the other original animated series on the platform, this one stands out. The plot follows two princes forge a bond with an elven assassin. He, originally sent to kill them, joins them. The trio embark on an epic quest to bring peace to their war-torn lands.
The former is followed Dead End: Horror Park. Also for all audiences and with a luxury cast, it contains 10 episodes to laugh more than you can. Zach Barack and Emily Osment provide their voices to the protagonists. It’s about two teenagers and a talking pug teaming up to battle demons at a haunted theme park and prevent a supernatural apocalypse.
In order add Hilda. The arc follows a brave blue-haired girl. The protagonist travels from a home in the desert to a city full of new friends and curious creatures.
The ninth space, according to the list of the best animated series of Rotten Tomatoes, goes to kippo. Karen Fukuhara gives her voice to a very curious girl, she knows the world of some mutant animals and manages to survive. What surprises will this new universe give him?
Thus, reaching the middle of the count appears Centaury. On a quest to find her faithful rider, a brave mare travels through a fantastical world filled with magic, adventure, and centaurs.
The animated series, as seen in the previous titles, has evolved. The infantile function that they had in their origin, mutated. Now, while there are programs suitable for everyone, many are exclusively for older audiences.
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In the second part of the list it shines with its presence Maya and the Three. The bet with Latin roots is shown in this production. Diego Luna, Stephanie Beatriz and Isabela Moner lend their voices to the cast. She is about a princess with the heart of a warrior who embarks on a quest to fulfill an ancient prophecy.
The Hollow, meanwhile, runs alongside three teenagers who join forces to find their way through a kingdom full of magical portals. Perplexing puzzles and wild beasts also appear on the journey.
Continue, honoring the number 13 a terrifying story. The horror was taken, like the movie billboards, the animated series too. the ghosts of the city, for example, shows the members of the Ghost Club, who embark on strange adventures in Los Angeles. Thus, while interviewing various ghosts, they solve problems and learn about local history.
Returning to the point of the adult audience with animated content shines Big Mouth. In it, friends discuss the misadventures of puberty and the real-life experiences of teens. The suburbs of New York City appear as the ideal setting.
tuka and bertie, emulating the best style of American sitcoms, animalizes everything. A carefree toucan and an eager songbird live together and become best friends. Tiffany Haddish and Ali Wong, renowned comedic actresses, lead the cast.
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she ra, the respectful parody of He-Man, remains at the top of the count. A magical sword transforms a young orphan into the warrior She-Ra. With these new powers, she will join the Resistance to fight against evil.
Voltrona remake of the classic Japanese anime, sees five robot lions and their pilots defend the planet Arus and the galaxy from the evil king Zarkon.
Another video game adaptation appears: Castlevania. A vampire hunter fights to save a besieged city from an army of otherworldly beasts controlled by Dracula.
bojack horseman, another model of how to make animated series for adults, is found to almost close the list of 20. The protagonist is a forgotten actor who knew how to live his glory days thanks to a television comedy. In addition, he faces the toughest existential crises and addictions while trying to return to the big leagues. Will Arnett and Aaron Paul are part of the cast.
As with a flourish it appears Lost Ollie. In it, a lost toy braves the dangers of childhood as it seeks to reunite with the boy who lost it. The story of the boy who lost more than a best friend.