Series Similar to the current stories you can see on Netflix

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The premise of many animated series today it is clear: we do not accept boys or girls in the business. It is true that many of these series have their own adult public, but it is also true that it is not necessary, these days, to classify animation as a product intended for children and in a while you will understand why we affirm it like this.

Current Stories is an animated comedy that is as absurd as it is irreverent.


Da Family Guy a The Simpsons, to give you the examples that best exemplify the transition to an adult audience in a television series, we are convinced that you we will capture, as well as some of the recommended Netflix series similar to Futurama, and we'll get to spend some time entertaining in front of the screen closer.


Series similar to Running Stories, the best alternatives

This list will introduce you to classical such as South Park or Rick & Morty, among others less known productions, come Assassination Classroom.

  • Tuca and Bertie
  • Police of paradise
  • Back Street Girls
  • Pop Team Epico
  • Assassination classroom
  • Rick and Morty
  • South park
  • The disastrous life of Saiki K.

Tuca and Bertie

- humanized animals they are a fun way to represent absurd stories and this is a clear example. By betting on this television series you will be able to follow the adventures of a toucan and a songbird, as crazy as it may seem, and together they will end up avoid all kinds of obstacles that life puts in their path.


  • Year: 2019
  • Seasons: 1
  • Chapters: 10
  • Average duration: 25 minutes

Police of paradise

It might seem that we are faced with a common script, where a ragazzo wants to follow the footsteps of the father, successful policeman, and ends up succeeding when he turns 18, with the misfortune of coinciding with the raid in the streets of a new drug called rhomboid. However, they will also have the help of a police dog, called Bullet, who, despite being focused on drug detection, will eventually become just another addict.


  • Year: 2018
  • Seasons: 3
  • Chapters: 30
  • Average duration: 30 minutes

Back Street Girls: Gokudols

We go beyond the boundaries of anime and we find ourselves in a television series with this marked Asian aesthetic and which will tell us the crazy story of three brothers of the dangerous Yakuza, which they will be forced to transform their bodies to go unnoticed, setting up your own musical group, with the figure of three women, and bursts into the Japanese music scene.

  • Year: 2018
  • Seasons: 1
  • Chapters: 10
  • Average duration: 20 minutes

Pop Team Epico

Maybe write the summary of this series is one of the biggest challenges we have faced, but you will understand this when you start to see its first few chapters. We have a couple of Girls protagonists, Popuko and Pipimi, who will show us how the humor and little gags have their corner in the genre entertainment for adults.


  • Year: 2018
  • Seasons: 1
  • Chapters: 12
  • Average duration: 20 minutes

Assassination classroom

Go to lesson, at least when you're a teenager, it's not the most fun and challenging activity you can throw in your face. However, the students area of Kunugigaoka High School they have a great mission on their hands and that's all get rid of their teacher, which actually turns out to be a alien that threatens to destroy our planet. Both students and teachers will use theirs weaponry best to eliminate the infected individual.



  • Year 2013
  • Seasons: 1
  • Chapters: 22
  • Average duration: 20 minutes

Rick and Morty

I hope that, at this point in life, you don't have to to tell too much plot of this peculiar animated series, which draws on both the genre's predecessors and science fiction tapes, and which shows us a universe in which a crazy and drunk, also extremely bright, scientist, together with the inseparable nephew, will experience a multitude of adventures and will bring continuos problems to his life and to life in the universe itself.


  • Year 2013
  • Seasons: 4
  • Chapters: 41
  • Average duration: 20 minutes

South park

Perhaps, we believe we are not mistaken when we say it, we are faced with one of the animation series, along with The Simpsons, longer on TV. In its chapters we will be able to follow the adventures of a group of teenagers, with extreme disabilities, and the daily life in their city, if the encounter with the devil himself, for example, can be considered daily.

  • Year: 1997
  • Seasons: 6
  • Episodes: 74
  • Average duration: 20 minutes

The disastrous life of Saiki K.

We conclude this list of recommendations with another anime, there are a few today, with a series following Kusuo Saiki, a young high school student, who possesses strange psychic powers, but he prefers to keep them secrets, as the possession of these skills will lead you to the path of bitterness.

  • Year: 2016
  • Seasons: 3
  • Chapters: 50
  • Average duration: 20 minutes
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