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Spirit Rangers Trailer Kicks Off Netflix’s October Toons and Halloween Highlights

In Honor of Today’s California Indian Day (Friday, September 23) Netflix debuted new artwork and the official trailer for Spirit rangerhis exciting new preschool animated series, ushering in a new era for portraying indigenous people on-screen and behind the scenes.

Created by Santa Ynez Chumash tribesman and first California Native showrunner Karissa Valencia Karissa Valencia, who along with award-winning children’s animation veteran Chris Nee produces Netflix Animation’s 10 x 22′ series and Laughing Wild in association with Superprod Premieres October 10th (Indigenous Peoples Day).

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Summary: Inspired by tales of Native American tribes and the majestic landscapes of America’s national parks, Spirit Rangers explores the adventure and beauty of nature through the eyes of Kodi (voiced by Wačíŋyeya Iwáš’aka Yracheta), Summer (Isis Celilo Rogers) and Eddy Skycedar (Talon Proc Alford), Chumash/Cowlitz siblings who share a secret. This trio of kids are “Spirit Rangers” who help protect the land and spirits of the national park they call home in California. Taking on new perspectives as grizzly bear cub, red-tailed hawk and spunky turtle, the Skycedar Children take on every challenge with courage and compassion – from helping a lost thunderbird to waking a sleepy sun.

More Actors Kimberly Guerrero as mom, John Timothy as dad, Cree summer as Lizard and DeeDee, Shaun Taylor Corbett as a coyote, Wes study as sunny, Tantoo Cardinal as moon, Devery Jacobs as wind eagle u Nyla Rose as Lawetlat’la.

RRead more about the making of spirit ranger in the Nov. ’22 issue of animation magazine (No. 324), available soon!

Netflix October Highlights

  • Netflix Halloween Collection Streams & Screams.
    Deadly threats, spooky strangers and more: A goosebumps collection to share – and terrify. Check out the collection at netflix.com/halloween.

1 Oct

  • Barbie: It takes two season 2
  • Charlotte’s Web (2006)
  • labyrinth
  • Scooby-Doo, Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Mystery of the Mud, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie
fries and potato
fries and potato

3 Oct

  • fries and potato season 4 (Netflix Family)
    Challenge after challenge, adventure after adventure, giggle after giggle – yip yip! Join Chip, Potato and their friends for another season of learning and growing.

7 Oct

  • Tiger & Rabbit 2 Part 2 (Netflix Anime)
    Ice-wielding superhero Blue Rose decides to leave the world of Hero TV to return to her old life as a young girl named Karina who loves to sing.
Tiger & Rabbit 2
Tiger & Rabbit 2

9 Oct

10 Oct

  • LEGO Ninjago: Crystalized (S4) Part 2
  • spirit ranger (Netflix family)
    Native American siblings Kodi, Summer and Eddy have a secret: they are “Spirit Rangers” who help protect the national park they call home!
Dead end: Paranormal Park
Dead end: Paranormal Park

13 Oct

  • Dead end: Paranormal Park season 2 (Netflix family)
    Barney, Norma, Pugsley and their friends encounter a slew of strange new creatures, from angels to evil twins to an army of deranged Pauline Phoenix dolls.
  • exception (Netflix Anime)
    In a distant future where humans are forced to leave Earth, a spaceship with a 3D printed crew of specialists is sent to terraform a new planet.

17 Oct

  • Waffles + Mochis Restaurant (Netflix family)
    Foodie friends cook waffles and mochi in their own restaurant, where hungry customers flock to feast on flavors from around the world!

18 Oct

  • LiSA Another great day (Netflix Documentary – Japan)
    Get a glimpse into the world of the singer known as the “anime song queen” as she reflects on the first decade of her career and looks to the future.
ONI: The Tale of the Thunder God
ONI: The Tale of the Thunder God

21 Oct

  • ONI: The Tale of the Thunder God (Netflix family)
    In a mystical world of Japanese gods and spirits, a brave girl strives to follow in her mysterious father’s footsteps and find her true powers. (Read more in the November issue of animation magazineComing soon!)
  • Pokemon Ultimate Journeys (Netflix family)
    Ash and Goh pursue their goals—and embark on more amazing adventures—as their journey through the wild world of Pokémon continues.

22 Oct

  • LOL surprise! Winter Fashion Show

25 Oct

    • Barbie Epic Road Trip (Netflix family)
      In this interactive adventure, Barbie cross-country with friends and make big decisions about the future. Which dream will she choose?
    • Guillermo Del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities (Netflix series)
      Bizarre nightmares unfold across eight terrifying tales in this visually stunning, spine-tingling horror collection curated by Guillermo del Toro.
Daniel enchanted
Daniel enchanted

27 Oct

  • Daniel enchanted (Netflix family)
    A teenage tracker follows in his late father’s footsteps to uncover a conspiracy in the magical world in this exciting supernatural adventure series.
  • Hotel Transylvania 2
  • Romantic killer (Netflix Anime)
    Romance is the last thing on Anzu’s mind as she’s living her best single life — until a little wizard looking for a partner suddenly turns her life into a clichéd romcom.
Big mouth
Big mouth

28 Oct

  • Big mouth season 6 (Netflix series)
    S6 focuses on the theme of family as the beloved characters continue each of their journeys, discovering that while you can’t always choose your family, you can surround yourself with those who love you for who you are.
  • Wendel & Wild (Netflix Movie)
    From the delightfully evil spirits of Henry Selick and producer Jordan Peele comes an animated tale about scheming demon brothers Wendell (Keegan-Michael Key) and Wild (Peele) who enlist the help of Kat Elliot, a tough teen with a lot of guilt – to summon them to the land of the living. But what Kat demands in return results in a brilliantly bizarre and comedic adventure like no other, an animated fantasy defying the law of life and death, all told through the handcrafted artistry of stop motion. (Read more in the November issue of animation magazineComing soon!)
Wendel & Wild
Wendel & Wild

Last call:

  • Departure 10/7: Sofia the first Seasons 1-4
  • Departure on 14.10.: Bleach The Movie: Fade to Black, Bleach the Movie: Hell Verses
  • Departure on 31.10.: Naruto Seasons 1-9

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