Aggretsuko Season 5: Netflix Release Date, Cast, Trailer & More
Aggretsuko Season 5 on Netflix

Will there be Aggretsuko Season 5? When will it premiere on Netflix? Here’s what we know.

  • Aggretsuko Season 4 dropped on Netflix on December 16, 2021.
  • The post-credit scene of the fourth season clearly indicates that the series will return for more fun and adventures.

Aggretsuko also known by its Japanese title Aggressive Retsuko, is an animated comedy series based on the eponymous character created by “Yeti” for the mascot company Sanrio. The series debuted on Netflix in April 2018 followed by three more seasons. Aggretsuko Season 4 dropped on Netflix on December 16, 2021. It garnered a positive response from all quarters, leaving fans asking for more. Fans are eager to know the status of the next season. Will there be Aggretsuko Season 5? When will it premiere on Netflix? Here’s everything we know.

Will There Be Season 5 Of Aggretsuko?

There has been no announcement about the release of Aggretsuko season 5, but the series will definitely return for more fun and adventures. Following the post-credits scene of the season 4 finale, the message: “Retsuko will return” flashed on the screen. It clearly suggests the animated series return for more episodes.

What will be the plot of Aggretsuko Season 5?

The comedy animated series follows Retsuko, a 25-year old anthropomorphic red panda, working in a Japanese trading company, love is life to the fullest dealing with the problems young people faces, both professional and romantic. To deal with her frustrations and stress, Retsuko turns to karaoke.

Over the past four seasons, we see Retsuko deal with several issues and come out stronger. While the first three seasons focussed more on Retsuko, with Season 4 the creators put more focus on her associates at the office, each with their own unique set of problems.

Throughout the fourth season, the relationship between Retsuko and Haida gets worse. However, by the end of the previous season, we see Haida is more confident about himself when he joins Retsuko for a date.

The budding romance between Retsuko and Haida will be one of the main plot points for the next season as Fans are excited to see how things play out between these two.

Who Will Be Cast In Aggretsuko Season 5?

Needless to say, all the prominent cast members will return to reprise their roles. Erica Mendez and her Japanese counterpart Kaolip, who voices Retsuko will be back along with others. Here’s a look at the main cast members:

  • Director Ton:  Souta Arai (Japanese); Josh Petersdorf (English)
  • Fenneko: Rina Inoue (Japanese); Katelyn Gault (English)
  • Haida: Shingo Kato (Japanese); Ben Diskin (English)
  • Director Gori: Maki Tsuruta (Japanese); G. K. Bowes (English)
  • Ms. Washmi: Komegumi Koiwasaki (Japanese); Tara Platt (English)
  • Tsunoda: Rina Inoue (Japanese); G. K. Bowes (English)
  • Himuro: Yohei Azakami (Japanese); Trevor Devall (English)
  • Hyodo: Sota Arai (Japanese); SungWon Cho (English)
  • Komiya: Sota Arai (Japanese); Todd Haberkorn (English)

We are also likely to see new characters in the next season as new plot points will be introduced in the story.

When will Aggretsuko Season 5 be on Netflix?

The release date hasn’t been announced yet. Season 5 debuted on Netflix on December 16, 2021. The creators of the animated series have been quite strict with the timelines. The previous seasons were released at a gap of 14 to 16 months. So, keeping the same release schedule in mind, we can expect  Aggretsuko Season 5 to release in the first quarter of 2023.