What new anime is coming in September 2022? In the age of streaming and on-demand platforms it can be difficult to keep up with the best anime movies and anime series. There’s just so much to keep track of, with new favourites springing up all the time.
Netflix alone is bringing a plethora of great productions to a global audience, with animated movies and TV series from some of the finest studios working in Japan. This month, spin-offs of Pokémon and Cyberpunk 2077, as well as an enticing new film from a promising directing.
Besides those, there’s the long-awaited dub of a fan-favourite, and some more JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure to seal the deal. We stick to US and UK release dates, so this is all stuff you can readily access if you speak English. We’ll be keeping this piece updated month-to-month, so you never miss a chance to become obsessed with the latest great animated series. Without further ado, this is all the new anime for September 2022.
What are the new anime series in September 2022?
- JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean
- Cyberpunk 2077: Edgerunners
- Pokémon: The Arceus Chronicles
- Call of the Night
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone OCean Part 2 – September 1, 2022 (Netflix)
The second part of the latest instalment in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, with 12 more episodes of Jolyne Cujoh in Green Dolphin Street Prison. She’s to save her father Jotaro’s life, stop an existential threat to the Joestar family, and escape from jail. Will she manage it? Only one way to find out, and going by the first part there’ll be plenty of surprises.
Cyberpunk 2077: Edgerunners – September 13, 2022 (Netflix)
Studio Trigger tackles the expansive, intricate world of CD Projekt Red’s huge action-RPG game. A young vagrant becomes en Edgerunner – hired mercenary – to survive the harsh streets of the neon dystopia, sending them deep into the underbelly of the ongoing gang wars. Expect some brightly coloured blood and guts.
Pokémon: The Arceus CHronicles – September 23, 2022 (Netflix)
Another videogame tie-in, this crosses over the Pokemon anime with recent open-world game Pokemon Legends: Arceus. Ash and Pikachu are called by Acreus, but their journey is disrupted by Team Galactic. Thankfully, their old pal Brock is around, and several legendary birds make an appearance too.
Call of the Night – September 2022
Akin to Let The Right One In, Call of the Night has Ko, a young man suffering from insomnia, meet Nazuna, a vampire, while aimlessly wandering the streets one night. She begins to show him all the joys of being vampiric, but Ko has some obtacles to overcome if he wants to join her. After premiering in Japan earlier this year, a dub of the gorgeous show is expected in September.
What are the new anime movies coming in September 2022?
- Drifting Home
Drifting Home – September 16, 2022 (Netflix)
After making his feature-length debut with 2018’s delightful Penguin Highway, Hiroyasu Ishida returns for another family adventure. A group of kids stumble into a portal in an abandoned building, leaving them stranded in a strange, fantastical ocean that they must escape from. Expect hijinks!
That’s all the new anime coming for September 2022. Check back for more on what you can expect in October.