Aggretsuko is a Netflix original anime series about a single, 25-year-old anthropomorphic red panda named Retsuko.

Season 1 premiered on April 20, 2018 on Netflix.

Season 2 was announced on July 5, 2018 with a trailer posted on the official Netflix YouTube channel, and concludes highlighting a 2019 release date.[1] The season premired on June 14, 2019.

Season 3 was announced on August 4, 2019 with a poster on Netflix Japan's official Twitter page, and premiered on August 27, 2020.

On December 23, 2020, a fourth season was confirmed to be in production by Netflix's NX Twitter account.[2]


Written and directed by Rarecho, the series centers around Retsuko's day-to-day life as an accountant at a Japanese trading firm. Dealing with everything from sexist superiors to obnoxious co-workers, Retsuko vents her emotions through death metal at the local karaoke bar she frequents.

After five years of being a corporate slave, she forms an unlikely friendship with the CEO's secretary and the company marketing director. Will this be the break she needs to finally better her work life?

Voice Cast

Retsuko - Voiced by: Kaolip (JP), Erica Mendez (EN)

Death Metal Retsuko - Voiced by: Rarecho (JP), Jamison Boaz (EN)

Fenneko - Voiced by: Rina Inoue (JP), Katelyn Gault (EN)

Haida - Voiced by: Shingo Kato (JP), Ben Diskin (EN)

Gori - Voiced by: Maki Tsuruta (JP), G.K. Bowes (EN)

Washimi - Voiced by: Komegumi Koiwasaki (JP), Tara Platt (EN)

Ton - Voiced by: Sota Arai (JP), Josh Petersdorf (EN)

Komiya - Voiced by: Sota Arai (JP), Todd Haberkorn (EN)

Resasuke - Voiced by: Shingo Katou (JP), Max Mittelman (EN)

Tsubone - Voiced by: Maki Tsuruta (JP), Debra Cardona (EN)

Tsunoda - Voiced by: Rina Inoue (JP), G.K. Bowes (EN)

Kabae - Voiced by: Yuki Takahasi (JP), Misty Lee (EN)

Manumaru - Voiced by: Sota Arai (JP), Roger Craig Smith (EN)

Ookami - Voiced by: Sota Arai (JP), Lucien Dodge (EN)

Puko - Voiced by: Rina Inoue (JP), Allegra Clark (EN)

CEO - Voiced by: Shingo Kataou (JP), Jamieson Price (EN)

Yoga Instructor - Voiced by: Sota Arai (JP), Patrick Seitz (EN)

Karaoke Clerk - Voiced by: unknown (JP), Patrick Seitz (EN)



  1. Video: Netflix (2018) Aggretsuko | Teaser | Netflix. Available at:
  2. Tweet: @NXOnNetflix "Retsy Claus has a present for all you metalheads out there! @aggretsuko is coming back for a fourth season of romance, rock, and RAGE!". Available at:
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