Netflix is expanding their original programming with a new anime series based on the manga series Knights of Sidonia. The first season has already been broadcast in Japan and will debut on Netflix this coming Fourth Of July.
Here’s the synopsis:
The first Netflix original anime series, Knights of Sidonia, based on the popular manga series of the same name, follows Nagate, a low-born youth in a society of genetically engineered refugees who escaped the destruction of Earth one thousand years earlier and now occupy the massive ship Sidonia. When Nagate’s talent as a pilot is revealed he becomes one of Sidonia’s elite defenders against the Guana, shapeshifting aliens bent on eliminating humans from existence.
You’ll be able to view all 12 episodes of Knights Of Sidonia starting July 4th on Netflix.
Take a look at the trailer after the break.