With the spring season practically at start, the platform Netflix It renewed its catalog with the anime premieres for the month of June 2020, this time, only a total of two series and one movie have been confirmed to date.

Baki: Dai Raitaisai-hen

The second season of the new season of the anime adaptation of the manga written and illustrated by Keisuke Itagaki, Baki, will come to Netflix next June 4. This new season is produced by studios TMS Entertainment, under the direction of Toshiki Hirano and scripts written by Tatsuhiko Urahata.

The protagonist, Baki Hanma, trains intensely to be strong enough to overcome his father, Yujiro Hanma, the strongest fighter in the world. Five of the world's most violent and brutal death row inmates gather to confront Baki. Their goal is to prove defeat: their unmatched strength and skill have led them to become bored with life itself, and now they search for Baki in the hope that he can overwhelm and crush them entirely. In this crisis, other fighters of the underground martial art get together to fight next to Baki, it is Kaoru Hanayama, Gouki Shibukawa, Retsu Kaioh and Doppo Orochi. In this way, an epic confrontation begins between prisoners sentenced to death and Baki and his friends.

Nakitai Watashi wa Neko wo Kaburu

An original film to be released on the platform next June 18, having seen its delayed release in theaters in Japan due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nakitai Watashi wa Neko wo Kaburu is an animated feature film with an original story that is produced by Colorful Studio, under the direction of Junichi Sato and Tomotaka Shibayama and scripts written by Mari Okada.

The original “find yourself” story takes place in Tokoname, Aichi Prefecture and centers on Miyo “Muge” Sasaki. She is a very peculiar high school sophomore who is in love with her partner Kento Hinode. Muge constantly follows him everywhere but he doesn't seem to notice her.

But she has a secret that she cannot tell anyone, although even with this she continues her attempts. Later, Muge finds a magic mask that allows him to transform into a cat named Tarou. Magic allows him to get closer to Kento, which he always wanted, but eventually it will be increasingly difficult to return to being human ...

Brand New Animal

An original anime series that will hit the Netflix platform next June 29, after having been broadcast on Japanese television since April 8, and an early premiere on the platform in Japan. Brand New Animal is an original anime produced by the studios Trigger, under the direction of Yoh Yoshinari and scripts written by Kazuki Nakashi.

It is the 21st century, the existence of human-animals was exposed after a long time being hidden in the dark corners of history. Michiru lived a normal life as a human, until one day he becomes a tanuki-human. She runs and takes shelter in “Anima City” built ten years ago by human-animals to live peacefully.

There, Michiru meets Shirou, a wolf-human who hates humanity. Through Shirou, Michiru discovers the cruel life of human-animals, their worries and their joys. As Michiru and Shirou try to decipher the meaning and secret behind Michiru's transformation, they are unknowingly meddling in a major incident.

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