Spy x Family Season 1 release in the Spring 2022 Anime lineup has turned out to be a smash hit surpassing the Attack On Titan at some time. Released on 9th April 2022 on Crunchyroll and a few more Japanese TV channels, Spy x Family has been produced by Wit Studio and Clover Works.
There is good news for Netflix subscribers who want to stream Spy x Family Season 1 on Netflix. It has released a Spy x Family trailer on its YouTube channel. Unfortunately, it is limited to a few geographies. The regional streaming services are limited to Central and Southeast Asia. It is disappointing to see that North American or European platforms have been left out. But we can hope that sometime later, the anime series will be added to the global catalog of Netflix.
Which regions can stream Spy x Family Season 1 on Netflix?
SPY x FAMILY season 1 has landed weekly on Netflix in select 8 countries across Asia. Here they are where you can stream, Japanese Dubs with English Subs. There are 5 Episodes in the catalog of Netflix that will get added on weekly basis.
- Hong Kong
- South Korea
However, note that the English subbed version may not be available for all the episodes.
If you are neither a subscriber of Crunchyroll nor reside in any of the above 8 countries but have an active Netflix plan, then use a high-quality VPN, provided it is legal in your country.
Where Can I Watch Spy x Family?
The premiere for the anime is already confirmed on TV Tokyo and other networks. The anime will be produced by Studio Wit (Vinland Saga, Attack on Titan, Ranking of Kings) and CloverWorks. The anime has been streaming on Crunchyroll and now Netflix has been added as another major platform. Crunchyroll will soon release Spy x Family English Dub. Muse Asia is hosting Spy x Family in South and Southeast Asia.
When Can I Watch Spy x Family Season 1 Episode 1?
The Studio Wit has released the following schedule for the TV anime “SPY x FAMILY” in Japan on the site. The duration of an episode will be 30 minutes.
■ TV TOKYO: From Saturday, April 9th, every Saturday from 23:00 to 23:30
■ TV Osaka: From Saturday, April 9th, every Saturday from 23:00 to 23:30
■ TV Aichi: From Saturday, April 9th, every Saturday from 23:00 to 23:30
■ TV Setouchi: From Saturday, April 9th, every Saturday from 23:00 to 23:30
■ TV Hokkaido: From Saturday, April 9th, every Saturday from 23:00 to 23:30
■ TVQ Kyushu Broadcasting: From Saturday, April 9th, every Saturday from 23:00 to 23:30
■ Niigata Television 21: From Monday, April 11th, every Monday from 25:45 to 26:15
■ TV Shizuoka: From Monday, April 11th, every Monday from 26:00 to 26:30
■ China Broadcasting: From Wednesday, April 13th, every Wednesday from 25:25 to 25:55
■ BS TV Tokyo: From Sunday, April 10 every Sunday from 24:35 to 25:05
Q. How many episodes will Spy x Family Season 1 have?
With Spy x Family anime finally arriving on Crunchyroll and Netflix, one needs to know how many episodes will Spy x Family Season 1 have.
As per reports of the home video edition coming out in Japan, WIT Studio and CloverWorks will continue with an anime adaptation in two separate cours. Spy x Family Season 1 Part 1 will consist of 12 episodes. In other words, fans will be in the company of Loid Forger and get adopted daughter Anya for the next 11 weeks. It will come to an end by the end of June.
Following the twelfth episode, the Spy x Family anime will take a small summer break. Spy x Family Season 1 Part 2 Episode 13 will resume at the end of October as part of the Fall anime calendar. The second cour will consist of episodes running from 13 to 25.
The long-awaited spring 2022 spy drama finally made its official anime debut with an absolute banger of a premiere. The plot revolves around an elite spy’s undercover mission to prevent chaos from erupting between two superpowers while maintaining the pristine facade of a fake family.
It is a manga series by Tetsuya Endo that began serialization in 2019 and currently has 8 volumes. It was serialized in Shueisha’s Shonen Jump+ and was even nominated for the prestigious Eisner award in 2021 and has more than 12 million copies in circulation! The manga series has a rating of 8.6/10 on My Anime List!
What is Spy x Family About?
The series is a Spy action-comedy that delves into the lives of a fake family. Twilight is a master spy of the Westalis and works to keep any war from sparking with the neighbouring country of Ostania. His latest mission, Operation Strix needs him to infiltrate the school Ostranian politician Donovan Desmond’s son is enrolled.
Disguised as Liod Forger, Twilight conjures a pretend family for the sake of a mission and ends up with a very interesting ensemble. His wife Yor is a professional assassin who disguises herself as an employee in the City Hall. His adopted daughter Anya can read minds and is a product of many experiments. The only person who seems to know the full truth about this set-up is Anya, due to her abilities.
Even as a fake family, the three seem to find more of a home in each other than they would initially imagine. The opening and the ending themes have not yet been announced by the official posters and key visuals for Spy x Family have been released!
Spy x Family Characters. Cast and Staff
The main cast for Spy x Family has already been confirmed! Additional characters will gradually be revealed along with their character designs. The cast as of now includes:
- Takuya Eguchi as Twilight/ Loid Forger
- Saori Hayama as Thorn Princess/ Yor Forger
- Atsumi Tanezaka as Anya Forger
Kazuhiro Furuhashi will be directing the anime and Kazuaki Shimada is the character designer. The brilliant team working on the Spy x Family adaptation includes:
- Chief Animation Directors: Kazuaki Shimada, Kyoji Asano
- Assistant Directors: Takashi Katagiri. Takahiro Harada, Norihito Takahashi,
- 3D CG Directors: Kana Imagaki
- Compositing Director of Photography: Akane Fushihara
- Assistant Compositing Director of Photography: Yūya Sakuma
- Editing: Akari Saito
- Color Key Artist: Ken Hashimoto
- Art Directors: Kazuo Nagai, Kushiro Usui
- Art Setting: Yuuho Taniuchi, Tomomi Sugimoto, Kazushige Kanehira
- Sound Director: Shoko Hata
- Sound Effects: Noriko Izumo
- Music Producer: (K)NoW_NAME
Stay tuned for updates on Spy x Family and all the good stuff from your favourite titles. In the meantime, don’t forget to let us know your picks from the best Spring Anime 2022 releases and let us know all you plan to watch in the upcoming season!