Neon Genesis Evangelion season 1 is available in: English Japanese [Original] on Netflix Southafrica


At the turn of the century, the Angels returned to Earth, seeking to wipe out humanity in an apocalyptic fury. Devastated, mankind's last remnants moved underground to wait for the day when the Angels would come back to finish the job. Fifteen years later, that day has come... but this time, humanity is ready to fight back with terrifying bio-mechanical weapons known as the Evangelions. Watch as Shinji, Rei, Asuka and the rest of the mysterious shadow agency Nerv battle to save earth from total annihilation.

Fifteen years after the Second Impact, Shinji Ikari joins his father's group NERV as one of several teenage mecha pilots fighting the monstrous Angels.


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Neon Genesis Evangelion (1995–1996)
Neon Genesis Evangelion poster Rating: 8.6/10 (39,190 votes)
Director: N/A
Writer: Hideaki Anno
Stars: Spike Spencer, Allison Keith, Sue Ulu, Amanda Winn Lee
Runtime: 624 min
Rated: TV-14
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Released: 20 Aug 1997
Plot: A teenage boy finds himself recruited as a member of an elite team of pilots by his father.