New on Netflix Japan Today! New Movies and TV Series' added May 12, 2021

Every day our system automatically detects new titles added to Netflix in over 30 countries around the world. So far, there have been 6 new movies/shows/seasons/episodes released for Japan today:

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Today's New Releases on Netflix Japan

We are adding new titles to this list as soon as they are discovered in Japan. Check back regularly for the most up-to-date list!

Money, Explained

We spend it, borrow it and save it. Now let's talk about money and its many minefields, from credit cards to casinos, scammers to student loans. Moolah. Dough. Cash. It's the cause of — and solution to — many of life's problems. Spotting financial pitfalls? The buck stops here.

Social & Cultural Docs, Docuseries, US TV Shows

The Upshaws

A working-class Black family in Indiana strives for a better life and a happy home while juggling everyday struggles in this comedy series. They have no filter, so nonsense is a given. Even when they test each other's patience, this family is solid.

Mike Epps, Wanda Sykes, Kim Fields, Page Kennedy, Diamond Lyons, Khali Daniya-Renee Spraggins
Sitcoms, TV Comedies, US TV Shows
Regina Y Hicks, Wanda Sykes

Dance of the Forty One

A gay congressman marries the Mexican president's daughter but cavorts with a young man at a secret club. And then scandal hits. Based on a true story. It's 19th-century Mexico. The president's son-in-law has a secret. But presidential protection only goes so far.

Alfonso Herrera, Emiliano Zurita, Mabel Cadena, Fernando Becerril, Paulina Álvarez Muñoz
Movies Based on Real Life, Mexican Dramas, Dramas
David Pablos

The Slime Diaries: That time I got reincarnated as a Slime: Season 1: Episode 5

In this spinoff series, Rimuru gets his hands on a notebook and decides to compose a record of his many adventures. But where to begin?

Miho Okasaki, Makoto Furukawa, Sayaka Senbongi, M・A・O, Takuya Eguchi, Hochu Otsuka
Action Anime, Anime Series, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Anime

Use For My Talent

When the germophobic owner of a cleaning company encounters a slovenly employee, a romance blossoms as they help one another heal from their pasts. He's a neat freak. She's extremely untidy. Two unlikely lovers cross paths and find something else in common.

Shen Yue, Jasper Liu, Dai Yunfan, Yan An, Su Mengdi, Huang Sirui
TV Comedies, Romantic TV Comedies, Mainland Chinese TV Shows
Cai Cong

Asuka High School March!

Rejected by her school of choice, Nao must find ways to make the best of student life after she enrolls in a technical high school dominated by boys.

Emi Takei, Tori Matsuzaka, Kento Kaku, Kento Nagayama, Keisuke Minami, Takuya Ishida
TV Dramas, Romantic TV Dramas, Teen TV Dramas

The Saintʼs Magic Power is Omnipotent: Season 1: Episode 6

Summoned to a lush, magical world, an exhausted office worker leaves the Saint's role to another woman and spends her days researching potions.

Yui Ishikawa, Takahiro Sakurai, Takuya Eguchi, Yusuke Kobayashi, Taku Yashiro, Kana Ichinose
Anime Series, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Anime, Romance Anime

Burning Kabaddi: Season 1: Episode 6

After quitting soccer and vowing never to play sports again, high school student Tatsuya becomes intrigued by the full-contact team sport kabaddi.

Yuma Uchida, Nobuhiko Okamoto, Gen Sato, Makoto Furukawa, Tatsuhisa Suzuki, Shunsuke Takeuchi
Drama Anime, Anime Series, Sports Anime

To Your Eternity: Season 1: Episode 5

An immortal being takes on the form of a human boy, wandering the earth and experiencing the pains and joys of life throughout his story without end. Thrown onto Earth to grow, change and discover himself: first he was an orb, then a rock, then a wolf and finally a human.

Reiji Kawashima, Rie Hikisaka, Aya Uchida, Rikako Aikawa, Mitsuki Saiga, Kenjiro Tsuda
Anime Series, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Anime, Anime Based on Comics

Megalo Box: Nomad: Megalo Box 2: Episode 6

Created for the 50th anniversary of manga "Ashita No Joe," mechanized human fighters known as Megalo Boxers battle each other for boxing supremacy. He fought fixed matches to survive. But now, in front of greatness, he'll embrace the spirit of boxing once again.

Yoshimasa Hosoya, Shiro Saito, Hiroki Yasumoto, Nanako Mori, Michiyo Murase, Hiroyuki Kinoshita
Drama Anime, Action Anime, Anime Series
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