Disney has confirmed that the upcoming animated series “Hit-Monkey” is going to be released on Disney+ in the UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia and New Zealand on Wednesday 17th November. This new adult-animated is also coming to Hulu in the United States on the same date.

A new poster for the release of the series on Disney+ internationally has been released.  As you can see from the official poster for the series, Disney has removed any mention of it being a Star Original, instead just focusing the branding on the original series being available on Disney+.


The upcoming Marvel animated series “Hit Monkey” tells the story of a Japanese snow monkey who seeks vengeance after his tribe is slaughtered.  He joins forces with the ghost of an American assassin and together, they begin killing their way through the Yakuza underworld.

The series features the vocal talents of George Takei, Jason Sudeikis, Olivia Munn, Ally Maki, Nobi Nakanishi and Fred Tatasciore.  It’s been co-created and executive produced by Josh Gordon & Will Speck. Executive produced by Joe Quesada.

All 10 episodes are arriving on Hulu in the US, it’s not clear if Disney+ will follow the same release schedule or spread them out for weekly releases.

Check out the trailer below:


Are you looking forward to “Hit-Monkey” arriving on Disney+?

Roger Palmer

Roger has been a Disney fan since he was a kid and this interest has grown over the years. He has visited Disney Parks around the globe and has a vast collection of Disney movies and collectibles. He is the owner of What's On Disney Plus & DisKingdom. Email: Roger@WhatsOnDisneyPlus.com Twitter: Twitter.com/RogPalmerUK Facebook: Facebook.com/rogpalmeruk

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  1. Dan October 24, 2021

    Odd that it's not being promoted as a Star Original given that it's an adult animated series.

  2. Marco Bottos November 21, 2021

    Not on Disney + in Canada