Netflix Geeked Week 2021: Recap

This week was Netflix Geeked Week, a virtual event during which the streaming service unveiled launch dates, new shows, trailers, table readings, and more. Netflix said each day of Geeked Week will be based upon a different genre as a theme. Whether that's comic books, fantasy, anime.animation, cinema, and gaming.


According to Netflix, there will be over 50 Netflix shows this week, including:
  1. The Sandman
  2. The Umbrella Academy
  3. The Witcher
  4. Gunpowder Milkshake
  5. The Cuphead Show!
  6. Arcane
  7. Lucifer
  8. Fear Street Trilogy
  9. Kate
  10. Castlevania
  11. Masters of the Universe: Revelation
  12. La Casa de Papel
  13. Resident Evil
  14. Cowboy Bebop
  15. Cobra Kai
  16. Godzilla: Singular Point
  17. Sweet Tooth
  18. Vikings: Valhalla
Day 1
  • Shadow and Bone, Netflix's new science fiction series based on the same-named book series, has been renewed for a second season! Season 2 will include the same eight episodes as season 1. The program does an excellent job of integrating the Shadow and Bone and Six of Crows book series. They were probably my favorite portion of the series, having read the Grisha trilogy but not the Six of Crows volumes.
  • Lupin Part 2 sneak peek. Part 2 is out
  • Vikings: Valhalla, the spinoff of History’s Vikings series, shared a behind the scenes look at the all new series
Day 2
  • La Casa De Papel final season first look images.
  • Sweet Tooth blooper reel. Season 1 streaming now!
  • Locke & Key Season 2 is coming this October! Also a first look at the new season. The series was previously renewed for a third season. Can’t wait for this one to return
  • Another Life Season 2 is coming this fall. The space drama’s first season premiered in 2019
  • The Umbrella Academy Season 3 episode titles were announced.
  • Cowboy Bebop the live-action series will make its debut this fall
  • The Sandman behind the scenes look. The comic adaptation is one of my most anticipated upcoming series.
Day 3
  • Black Summer Season 2 sneak peek. Season 2 premieres June 17th.
  • Lucifer Blooper reel.
  • Lucifer Table Read of the pilot episode
  • Stranger Things is teaming up with SMITE
  • Stranger Things Robin prequel podcast and book coming June 29th
  • Stranger Things is coming to Magic: The Gathering
  • Stranger Things Season 4 new cast announcement
  • Trese first look. The Filipino anime series is streaming now with both a Filipino and English voice cast.

Day 4
  • Masters of the Universe: Revelation, a follow-up series to the original animated series first trailer of Part 1.
  • Twilight of the Gods, from Zack Snyder cast announced
  • Shaman King Season 1 coming on August 9
  • Edens Zero is coming on August 26.
  • Exception first look at season 1 of the horror anime
  • Transformers: War for Cybertron Kingdom, is coming on July 29th.
  • Godzilla: Singular Point first look. Coming June 24th.
  • Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness opening scene. Coming July 8th.
Day 5
  • Arcane first look. The League of Legends series is coming this fall.
  • The Cuphead Show based on the video game sneak peek. Plus Wayne Brady will be voicing King Dice.
  • Castlevania spinoff is coming starring Richter Belmont is coming.
  • Splinter Cell animated series first look.
  • Captain Laserhawk, A Blood Dragon Remix announced
  • Resident Evil live-action series cast announced.
  • The Witcher Season 2 Ciri first look teaser. The wait will be a bit longer but there is a Witcher convention coming on July 9th