Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut Release Schedule, Episode 1-12 Release Date and Complete Watch Guide

Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut Release Schedule, Episode 1-12 Release Date and Complete Watch Guide

Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut ( also known as Tsuki to Laika to Nosferatu in Japan) is an upcoming space exploration anime which follows Irina and Lev Lapis and their dream of going to space. The anime is based on the novel series written by Keisuke Makino which began in 2016. It also has inspired a manga adaptation by Sojihogu currently running on Kodansha’s Comic Days website.

The Episode 1 will premiere on October 4, 2021, and is confirmed to run for 12 episodes with a new one releasing every Monday at 1:30 AM JST. The first two episodes were pre-screened in Japan on September 4.

The show will be animated by the brand new animation studio Arvo Animations. Akitoshi Yokoyama is directing the show with series author Keisuke Makino handling the series’ composition, Hiromi Kato designing the characters, and Yasunori Mitsuda composing the music. 

Now this season a lot of new and sequel anime are coming out and it will be hard to keep track of the release dates of each one of them. That’s why we have created this release schedule for Irina anime with a list of its episodes and their release date which will help you know when the next episode is coming out.

Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut Episode Release Schedule

Episode No.Release Date
Episode 1October 4, 2021
Episode 2 October 11, 2021
Episode 3 October 18, 2021
Episode 4 October 25, 2021
Episode 5 November 1, 2021
Episode 6November 8, 2021
Episode 7November 15, 2021
Episode 8November 22, 2021
Episode 9 November 28, 2021
Episode 10December 6, 2021
Episode 11December 13, 2021
Episode 12December 20, 2021

Where to Watch Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut Online?

Viewers in the USA and Canada can watch the show on Funimation in its original Japanese dub with embedded English dub. Meanwhile, fans in Australia and New Zealand can stream it on Animelab. It is also available on Wakanim in France, Denmark, and Russia. Bilibili Tv also acquired the license to stream the show in China, Taiwan. Ani-One has licensed the show for their Asian audience and they will upload the episodes on their YouTube channel for their members.

The episodes will first air on local channels in Japan and then will arrive on these streaming platforms within 1-2 hours. The episode will be available in your region at the following time:

  • Pacific Time: 9:30 AM
  • Central Time: 11:30 AM
  • Eastern Time: 12:30 AM
  • British Time: 5:30 PM 

However it is currently not available on Netflix though, but we are hoping they will license the show once it will finish Broadcasting.

When the English Dub for Tsuki to Laika to Nosferatu Anime will premiere?

There is no official confirmation of whether or not Tsuki to Laika to Nosferatu will receive an English dub or not. However taking into account the fact that Funimation is streaming the anime, which are known industry for their simuldubs and the popularity of the show in English-speaking countries, it is relatively safe to say that an English dub will be announced very soon.

How many epsiodes will season 1 of Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut will have?

It has been confirmed that the “Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut” TV anime series will air from October 4, 2021, to December 20, 2021, for 12 Episodes. The anime will release a new episode every Monday at 1:30 am JST. The release schedule will help you know when the next episode will come out.

Staff Details of the anime

Directed byAkitoshi Yokoyama
Written byKeisuke Makino
Music byYasunori Mitsuda
StudioArvo Animation
Licensed byFunimation
Original networkTV Tokyo, BS NTV, SUN, KBS Kyoto
Original runOctober 4, 2021 –December 4, 2021

Synopsis for Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut (Tsuki to Laika to Nosferatu)

 Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut (Tsuki to Laika to Nosferatu) Anime Key Visual
Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut (Tsuki to Laika to Nosferatu) Anime Key Visual

Set in a fictional world, 10 years after a long war divided the world into two superpowers: the Union of Zirnitra Republics in the east, and the United Kingdom of Arnak in the west. Both of these superpowers now test their ambitions against each other in a space race. In 1960, the Union’s Premier Gergiev announces Project Mechtat (Dream), a prestigious plan to launch manned missions into the final frontier. To this end, the Union establishes the isolated city of Laika 44, where cosmonaut candidates compete for planned manned missions to space, and scientists develop the technology to make it happen, all in an environment of secrecy.

The story centres on Lev Leps, a backup astronaut candidate, and his new companion, the vampire Irina Ruminescu. As part of a daring new Operation Nosferatu, Project Mechtat will use Irina as a test subject for various conditions expected in space, and ultimately as part of a manned mission, with Lev overseeing Irina’s training as a cosmonaut. For reasons of their own, both dream of going into space.

Well, that’s all for today. We will keep you updated with any new news related to the Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut anime. Meanwhile, check out the release schedules for Mieruko Chan and Takt Op. Destiny anime.

By Shubham

Anime and News blogger for 4 years. Started blogging at age 16. Favorite anime is ‘One Piece’. Favorite Quote of SNK By Eren “If you win you live; If you lose you die; But if you don’t fight you can’t win.”

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