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Namco's CHARACRO Cafe & Bar Celebrates Alto Saotome's Birthday From "Macross Frontier"

The popularity of Macross Frontier is thriving in Japan as the anime themed Cafe & Bar, CHARACRO will do a new collaboration with the series following the successful Tiger & Bunny collaboration. A new Macross F themed CHARACRO theme will unfold on July 27th, which is Alto Saotome's birthday and the huge celebration for the beautiful pilot is planned for fans to partake in Japan. More after the jump!

FEATURE: Anime-Planet Recommends... Summer Preview Edition

Summer's here and there's plenty of new anime to choose from! Check out this week's edition of "Anime-Planet Recommends..." for some good ideas of what's worth picking up.

"Non Non Biyori" Bedsheets and Polo Shirt Prepared for Comiket

Special Non Non Biyori goods for this summer's Comiket 86 range from the "classy" to the super classy. The series' official Twitter feed has previewed a polo shirt with Gu the Tanuki. Meanwhile, Hobby Stock has begun previewing their event goods starting with a set of bed sheets featuring Renge Miyauchi and Kaede Kagayama (the candy shop lady). Get a look after the jump.

VIDEO: Anime Bancho's "Passionate Detective Agency" Returns

Shorts series Passionate Detective Agency is back in Life is a Movie. The "Twilight of Love Hen" featuring indie animator Junichi Yamamoto and Flash animator Tokumaru Naoko reintroducing the Hidenori Takahashi voiced passionate human-faced dog NEET/would be detective that will be released as OVA and online on the Bandai Channel later this summer. More after the jump.

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11475 New Summer Titles: Bladedance of Elementalers, Invaders of the Rokujyoma, Nobunaga Concerto, Magimoji Rurumo
For our last announcement of the day, Magimoji Rurumo comes to Summer 2014! Details on weekly launch times will be announced later, but the first episode is already available as of TODAY, for users...
16462 New Simulcast Announcement: Tokyo ESP, Encouragement of Climb Season Two, Ai-Mai-Mi Season 2 and Strange+ Season 2, AND
Tiffako here for the third day in a row to announce a few more shows that are airing on Crunchyroll this summer! ...
13136 New Summer Titles: Love Stage!! and FATE/KALEID LINER PRISMA ILLYA 2wei!
Hey everyone! Tiffako here to announce the upcoming summer simulcasts!! I know a bunch of you guys have been waiting for the next two titles so here they are!!! Love Stage!! is set to...
23804 New Summer Titles!!! SUPER UPDATE!!
Hey everyone! Tiffako here with a SUPER UPDATE on all of the new summer simulcasts!! Akame ga Kill! is set to broadcast every Sunday starting on July 6th, at 9:00am Pacific Time for its...
39181 UPDATED DAILY - Crunchyroll is Going to Anime Expo!
Happy Friday everyone, and I'm excited to FINALLY be able to let you all know just what we'll be up to at Anime Expo 2014! We're going to be back at our usual spot, booth 701, and it's...

Summer 2014 Simulcasts

  • Saturdays 6:00am EDT
    Sailor Moon Crystal Episode 1
    Sailor Moon... Episode 1
  • Saturdays 12:30pm EDT
    Sword Art Online II Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2
  • Wednesdays 11:30am EDT
    Free! Eternal Summer Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 3 in 3 days
  • Thursdays 7:00am EDT
    Naruto Shippuden Season 12 Episode 367
    Episode 367 Episode 368
  • Saturdays 10:00pm EDT
    One Piece Episode 652
    Episode 651 Episode 652 Ep 653 in
  • Thursdays 11:30am EDT
    ARGEVOLLEN Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 3 in 4 days
  • Thursdays 3:00pm EDT
    Locodol Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 3 in 4 days
  • Sundays 12:00pm EDT
    Akame ga Kill! Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 14 hrs
  • Fridays 12:30pm EDT
    JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders Episode 14
    Episode 14 Episode 15
  • Fridays 10:00pm EDT
    Fairy Tail Series 2 Episode 14
    Episode 14 Episode 15
  • Mondays 2:30pm EDT
    Blue Spring Ride Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 1 day
  • Thursdays 11:00am EDT
    GLASSLIP Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 3 in 4 days
  • Sundays 5:00am EDT
    Haikyu!! Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in
  • Saturdays 1:00pm EDT
    Aldnoah Zero Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2
  • Saturdays 8:30pm EDT
    Ace of the Diamond Episode 38
    Episode 38 Episode 39
  • Sundays 2:00pm EDT
    DRAMAtical Murder Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 16 hrs
  • Tuesdays 3:00pm EDT
    Hunter x Hunter Episode 136
    Episode 136 Episode 137 Ep 138 in 2 days
  • Sundays 11:00am EDT
    Sabagebu!  - Survival Game Club! – Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 13 hrs
  • Wednesdays 12:00pm EDT
    Samurai Jam-Bakumatsu Rock Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 3 in 3 days
  • Sundays 3:05pm EDT
    Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 17 hrs
  • Sundays 6:00am EDT
    Baby Steps Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in
  • Saturdays 2:00pm EDT
    Captain Earth Episode 14
    Episode 14 Episode 15
  • Mondays 6:30am EDT
    DRAGON COLLECTION Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 1 day
  • Saturdays 8:30pm EDT
    Folktales from Japan Episode 117
    Episode 117 Episode 118
  • Fridays 7:30pm EDT
    Future Card Buddyfight Episode 26
    Episode 26 Episode 27
  • Mondays 2:00pm EDT
    HaNaYaMaTa Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 1 day
  • Mondays 7:00am EDT
    HEROBANK Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 1 day
  • Tuesdays 11:00am EDT
    MAGICA WARS Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 2 days
  • Tuesdays 7:00am EDT
    Majin Bone Episode 14
    Episode 14 Episode 15 Ep 16 in 2 days
  • Mondays 6:30am EDT
    ORECA BATTLE Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 1 day
  • Sundays 2:30pm EDT
    Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories 2 Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 16 hrs
  • Saturdays 2:00pm EDT
    The Irregular at Magic High School Episode 14
    Episode 14 Episode 15
  • Saturdays 6:30am EDT
    The File of Young Kindaichi Returns Episode 14
    Episode 13 Episode 14
  • Saturdays 6:30pm EDT
    Rowdy Sumo Wrestler Matsutaro Episode 12
    Episode 12 Episode 13
  • Mondays 2:05pm EDT
    Re: Hamatora Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 1 day
  • Saturdays 11:00pm EDT
    Rail Wars! Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in
  • Thursdays 3:15pm EDT
    Persona4 the Golden ANIMATION Episode 1
  • Wednesdays 2:15pm EDT
    Fate/kaleid liner PRISMA ILLYA 2wei! Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 3 days
  • Wednesdays 1:45pm EDT
    Love Stage!! Episode 1
  • Tuesdays 2:30pm EDT
    Momo Kyun Sword Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 2 days

All-New Anime

  • one hour ago Folktales from Japan Episode 117 Folktales from Japan The Treasure Swamp / Tatsukohime / Kurohime and the Dragon Episode 117
  • one hour ago Ace of the Diamond Episode 38 Ace of the Diamond Roles Episode 38
  • 3 hours ago Rowdy Sumo Wrestler Matsutaro Episode 12 Rowdy Sumo Wrestler Matsutaro The Cat-obsessed Wrestler Episode 12
  • 7 hours ago The Irregular at Magic High School Episode 14 The Irregular at Magic High School Nine Schools Competition Part VII Episode 14
  • 7 hours ago Captain Earth Episode 14 Captain Earth A Maiden's Tear That Sparkled Through the Night Episode 14
  • 8 hours ago Aldnoah Zero Episode 1 Aldnoah Zero Princess of VERS Episode 1
  • 9 hours ago Sword Art Online II Episode 1 Sword Art Online II Episode 1
  • 15 hours ago The File of Young Kindaichi Returns Episode 14 The File of Young Kindaichi Returns The Prison Prep School Murder Case, File 5 Episode 14
  • 23 hours ago Fairy Tail Series 2 Episode 14 Fairy Tail Series 2 Gloria Episode 14

All-New Drama

  • 19 hours ago Is There a Vet in the House? Episode 1 Is There a Vet in the House? Episode 1
  • 4 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 11 GTO 2012 Episode 11
  • 4 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 10 GTO 2012 Episode 10
  • 4 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 9 GTO 2012 Episode 9
  • 4 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 8 GTO 2012 Episode 8
  • 4 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 7 GTO 2012 Episode 7
  • 4 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 6 GTO 2012 Episode 6
  • 4 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 5 GTO 2012 Episode 5
  • 4 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 4 GTO 2012 Episode 4

Summer 2014 Simulcast Lineup

View the Summer 2014 Lineup, and check back daily as we announce all new titles this week.

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