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February 2023 will be the end (for now) of Marinette and Adrian’s miraculous crime-fighting on Netflix, as all 3 seasons of Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir go all over the world.

Created by Thomas Astruc and produced primarily by Zagtoon and ON Kids & Family, Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir (miraculous ladybug for short) has amassed legions of fans around the world for over seven years.

After first premiering in September 2015 on South Korea’s EBS1 and then in October 2015 on its home network, French station TF1, it quickly expanded worldwide through partnerships with Nickelodeon in the US. USA, Gloob in Brazil, The Family Channel in Canada and Disney Channel. in EMEA. By 2016, the series had been distributed in over 120 territories.

Using the beautiful views of Paris as a backdrop, the show continues. Marinette Dupain Cheng Y adrien agreste as they fight evil by transforming into superheroes. Empowered by magical gems (the «Miraculous Ones»), the mystical beings known as Kwamis imbue them with animal powers and costumes.

Much of the popularity of the online series stems from the love story between Marinette and Adrian, who are attracted to each other in real life but are unaware of each other’s superhero identities. Plot twist: In superhero form, they don’t like each other. So the drama!

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Netflix recently notified subscribers that the series will be leaving on February 1, 2023.

This is exactly two years after the second half of season 3 arrived. This is not surprising because, in 2019 and 2020, Disney began acquiring miraculous ladybug broadcast and television rights worldwide.

in 2020 Disney kept the rights to production Miracle World: New York – United HeroeZ Y Miracle World: Shanghai – Lady Dragon Movie (s. In its exclusive announcement of this pact, Variety incorrectly stated that the first 3 seasons were now available to stream on Disney+ and Netflix, but would leave Netflix when their windows expired. In reality, fans in many territories have been waiting two years for the first three seasons to leave Netflix.

In 2021, Disney Officially Got Full Broadcast Rights to Seasons 1-3 in most countries and upcoming seasons 4 and 5. The clock has been ticking for quite some time, but it’s finally approaching the proverbial midnight. Nearly 2 years after the announcement that Disney+ had acquired the worldwide streaming rights to Miraculous Seasons 1-3, the franchise will be leaving Netflix on February 1, 2023. This means that the last day to watch is January 31, 2023.

In addition to Miraculousthe aptly named Christmas Special – Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir it is also scheduled to depart that day. Netflix exclusive webisode “Happy Birthday to you!” does not show an expiration notice, so we hope it will stick around longer.

Now that Disney has the rights, it’s unlikely the series will return for a while, but since they don’t own the series, anything is possible in the future. Why are you sad Miraculous leaving Netflix?

You can see all of Netflix’s January 2023 removals in our extensive US list here, and keep an eye on our release section soon for a full list of February 2023 removals as we get them. Additionally, we’re tracking the removal of remaining Disney content on Netflix here.