Crunchyroll to Stream "Muromi-san" Anime

Starts April 6th at 1:00 pm Pacific Time

Prepare yourselves! Today’s forecast calls for more new anime announcements from Crunchyroll! And the first title of the day is the mermaid-centric series Muromi-san, which is is set to broadcast every Saturday starting on April 6th at 1:00 pm Pacific Time for its premium and free members.



Story and background:


Muromi-san is based on Keiji Najima’s manga and has been produced into an anime series this season by Tatsunoko Production, directed by Tatsuya Yoshihara.


“One day, Mukoujima Takurou, a boy in high school who loves fishing, catches a pig tailed mermaid called Muromi-san who speaks in the Hakata dialect. She comes to visit Takurou often, along with her fellow mermaids Sumida-san, Fuji-san, Levia-san, Hii-chan, and even some other fantastical creatures such as Yeti and Harpy!”


MUROMI-SAN will be available to Crunchyroll’s audience in the following territories: United States, Canada, Central and South America, UK, Ireland, South Africa, New Zealand, the Netherlands, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Spain, and Portugal.


The series page will be up soon at




Patrick Macias is editor in chief of Crunchyroll News. He also runs the Japanese Fashion Inferno tumblr blog. Follow him on twitter at @Patrick_Macias.

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