When Can I Watch “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” Prequel Series on Netflix?

With not long to go until the arrival of prequel series “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” you might be wondering when you can start your puppet-fuelled, fantasy binge. The new show arrives tomorrow on August 30th but what time can you watch it?

Well, that all depends on where in the world you live. Netflix Originals usually get added shortly after midnight in Los Angeles, the home of Netflix. So, after taking the timezones into account you can expect to be able to watch “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” as follows:

Western USA: from 12.00am
Eastern USA: from 3.00am
UK: from 8.00am
Central Europe: from 9.00am
Africa: from 9.00am
Western Australia: from 3.00pm
Eastern Australia: from 5.00pm


Based on The Dark Crystal, Jim Henson’s groundbreaking 1982 feature film, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance tells a new epic story, set many years before the events of the movie, and realized using classic puppetry with cutting edge visual effects. The world of Thra is dying. The Crystal of Truth is at the heart of Thra, a source of untold power. But it is damaged, corrupted by the evil Skeksis, and a sickness spreads across the land. When three Gelfling uncover the horrific truth behind the power of the Skeksis, an adventure unfolds as the fires of rebellion are lit and an epic battle for the planet begins.

Let us know in the comments what you think to “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” once it arrives! You could also read our review of the original movie while you wait.

The cast includes Taron Egerton (“Kingsman”), Anya Taylor Joy (“The Witch”), Nathalie Emmanuel (“Game of Thrones”) as well as Sigourney Weaver (“Avatar”, “Alien”), Lena Headey (“Game of Thrones”), Mark Hamill (“Star Wars”), Benedict Wong (“Doctor Strange”) and many more.

The series is made up of ten 1-hour episodes and you can see the trailer below:


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