Ghibli fans, the moment we have waited for has finally arrived. On February 1st 2020, 21 films from Studio Ghibli will be made available on the service globally (excluding US, Canada, Japan), which means we will be getting it on Netflix Malaysia as well.
So far, the titles confirmed include Spirited Away, Princess Mononoke, Arrietty, Kiki’s Delivery Service, My Neighbor Totoro, and The Tale of The Princess Kaguya, among others, all of which will be available in Japanese and up to 20 dubbed versions as well as 28 types of subtitles. And these are just the ones announced in February.
Here are some titles you can look forward to up until April :
- February 1, 2020: Castle in the Sky (1986), My Neighbor Totoro (1988), Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989), Only Yesterday (1991), Porco Rosso (1992), Ocean Waves (1993), Tales from Earthsea (2006)
- March 1, 2020: Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984), Princess Mononoke (1997), My Neighbors the Yamadas (1999), Spirited Away (2001), The Cat Returns (2002), Arrietty (2010), The Tale of The Princess Kaguya (2013)
- April 1, 2020: Pom Poko (1994), Whisper of the Heart (1995), Howl's Moving Castle (2004), Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea (2008), From Up on Poppy Hill (2011), The Wind Rises (2013), When Marnie Was There (2014)
This should keep you Ghibli fans happy for the next few months for sure!