Kill Boredom with these Netflix Original Animated Series

Netflix is one of the most popular streaming service today. You can watch a wide variety of award-winning TV shows, movies, documentaries and more there. If you are an animation lover, there is a whole load of Netflix original that you must not miss. Some of them are:

1. Bojack Horseman

It has a set plot and a storyline unlike most other cartoon shows. This show supplements humor to depict the harsh truths of life that people fear to speak out loud. It features great dialogues, puns, witty remarks and wordplay that makes you think deeply about life. Though this show is on animals who can speak, you’ll realise it’s not just a simple funny show. Its writing and social commentary work just gets along perfectly.


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2. Death Note

The first time Netflix adaptation of Manga comics is a brilliant psychological thriller with unpredictable brilliant story.

Death Note follows the story of Light Yagami who encounters a notebook that kills the person whose name is written on it with consequences that are unavoidable. The character developments are awesome and flawless and the best thing about the series is the subtle theme that lets us interpret what is right or wrong which makes it an exceptional anime to watch.

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3. F is for Family

When it comes to making a short dramatic dark comedy, Netflix has proved itself as the undisputed king again by introducing this show after Bojack Horseman.

Inspired by the life of comedian Bill Burr’s childhood who is also the co-creator of the show, this sitcom perfectly depicts a middle-class family set in the 70’s. The lead character in it is Frank Murphy, a short-tempered stuck-in-time guy struggling to reimagine the world he always wished it to be.

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4. Castlevania

It is a short, action packed, superbly animated series perfect for a few spare hours on a Saturday evening. Based on 1989 video game Castlevania: Dracula’s Curse, the series follows Trevor Belmont, who defends the nation of Wallachia from Dracula and his minions.


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5. Starwars: The Clone Wars

If you’re a Starwars fan then this might be the best ever series for you. Though the 2008 movie didn’t fare so well, the animated series is critically acclaimed. Created by George Lucas the series showcases the events that stem from the Separatist Crisis resulting to whole scale war which leads to the formation of the Intergalactic Empire and the annihilation of the Jedis.

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Did we miss any of your favourite Netflix animated shows? Let us know in the comment section below.


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