Genres: drama, mystery, psychological, science fiction
Themes: androids, conspiracy, crime, detectives, police, robots
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: Based off of a story arc from Osamu Tezuka’s Tesuwan Atomu, Pluto follows the Europol detective Gesicht as he tries to uncover the mystery behind a string of robot and human deaths. The case becomes much more puzzling when evidence leans toward the murders being the work of a robot, which is something that hasn’t happened for 8 years.

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Plans For Anime Adaptation Of Acclaimed “Pluto” Manga Spotted

June 13, 2017 11:20am CDT

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Pluto’s Naoki Urasawa States He’s ‘Making an Anime’

posted on 2020-11-15 10:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga creator states he hopes to show it to everyone soon

Anime Producer Masao Maruyama Confirms Status on the Pluto Anime

May 28, 2022 11:19pm EDT
Maruyama’s Studio M2 was previously announced to be working on the adaptation


Shogakukan Lists Pluto Animated Series With Netflix Streaming

posted on 2023-02-14 07:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
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Netflix Confirms Pluto Anime Series in 2023 With Sneak Peek Video

posted on 2023-02-14 18:45 EST by Egan Loo
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