17 Must-See Animated Movies Coming Out In 2022

Bring on all the Spider-People!

If you love animated films, 2022 is your year.

On top of the already-released Hotel Transylvania: Transformania and The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild, there are over a dozen more coming out before the year is out.

Here are 17 animated movies coming out this year:


Sonic the Hedgehog 2

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The Sonic the Hedgehog sequel will be released in US theaters on April 8 and stream on Paramount+ 45 days later.


Blazing Samurai

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Blazing Samurai is scheduled to be released theatrically on July 22.



Apple TV+

Luck will stream on Apple TV+ on August 5.


Puss in Boots: The Last Wish

Universal Pictures

The Puss in Boots sequel is set to hit theaters on September 23.


Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile

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Based on the Bernard Waber book and starring Shawn Mendes in the titular role, Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile will hit theaters November 18.


Strange World


Strange World is scheduled to be released in theaters on November 23.


The Mario movie

The Super Mario Bros. Animated Film movie is heading to theaters in North America on 12/21/22!

Check out the voice cast for the upcoming movie below 👇

10:31 PM – 23 Sep 2021

Twitter: @NintendoAmerica

The so-far untitled Mario movie will hit theaters December 21.


Wendell & Wild

From the 🧠s behind CORALINE & GET OUT, meet WENDELL & WILD (Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele), the hellishly funny demons of a teen named Kat.

Directed by Henry Selick, co-written by Selick & Peele, coming to Netflix in 2022. Keep an 👁 on the boombox: https://t.co/8EE39prpjU

01:00 PM – 28 Oct 2021

Netflix / Twitter: @NetflixFilm

Wendell & Wild also doesn’t have a release date yet, but keep an eye out for it later this year.

Which of these movies are you looking forward to seeing the most? Let us know in the comments!