For fans of the horror anime genre, you might want to keep an eye out for Mieruko-chan, an upcoming anime series slated for premiere this Fall 2021. It follows the story of high school student Miko Yotsuya, who has the ability to see grotesque and monstrous ghosts and creatures. Her way of dealing with it is by pretending to not acknowledge the presence of these creatures at all.
The anime adaptation by Passione is set to premiere on Sunday, October 3, 2021. It is adapted from the manga of the same name by Tomoki Izumi. The series is being serialized online on Kadokawa Shoten's website, ComicWalker, since 2018. The manga is still currently ongoing.
Yuki Ogawa (Interspecies Reviewers, FLCL Progressive) is directing the anime. Kenta Ihara (Full Dive, Tsukimichi: Moonlit Fantasy) is handling the script and series composition. Sora Amamiya (Bungo Stray Dogs, Seven Deadly Sins) is playing the role of Miko Yotsuya. The rest of the cast includes Ayane Sakura (Tsukimichi: Moonlit Fantasy, Black Clover) as Yulia Niguredou and Kaede Hondo (Hinamatsuri, takt op. Destiny) as Hana Yurikawa.
Interested in watching the series? Here's where you can watch Mieruko-chan online.
Is Mieruko-chan on Netflix?
For now, Mieruko-chan will only be available on Netflix Japan. It is possible that it will be available in other locations soon.
Is Mieruko-chan on Crunchyroll?
Unfortunately, Mieruko-chan is not available on Crunchyroll. However, Crunchyroll will be streaming other Fall 2021 anime titles such as takt op. Destiny, 86 Season 2, World's End Harem, and Sakugan.
Is Mieruko-chan on Funimation?
Yes, Funimation is streaming the show in English sub as part of their Fall 2021 line-up. A premium subscription starts at $5.99 a month or $59.99 a year. There is also a Premium Plus option, which costs $7.99 a month or $79.99 a year.
Is Mieruko-chan on Hulu?
According to the official website of the anime, the series is coming to Hulu Japan. There is no information available yet for Hulu in other regions.
Where Else Can I Watch Mieruko-chan?
Amazon Japan is streaming the series on Prime Video. It is still unknown whether Amazon in other locations will be picking up the series. Stay tuned for more updates from other possible streaming platforms.