The premiere of the latest Crunchyroll summer anime is right around the corner! Momo Kyun Sword is joining the lineup, with the series set to kick off for premium members on July 9 at 11:30am Pacific Time. Free members will be able to watch one week later. Future episodes will stream at their regular time on Tuesdays at 11:30am Pacific Time.
Momo Kyun Sword will be available to stream in the following territories: USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and Latin America.
Momo Kyun Sword is a retelling of the Japanese folktale of Momotaro, only this time, instead of a boy named Momotaro, Momoko is a girl who was born inside of a peach! She lives with her companions, the dog god Inugami, the monkey god Sarugami, and the pheasant god Kijigami. However, when a demon army lead by the devil king invades her parade and steals the treasures that protect her land, she embarks of a grand adventure to retrieve the treasures and save the people.
Voice actress Ayana Taketatsu, also known for her role as Azusa Nakano in K-ON!, will voice the main character Momoko, with Asami Imai, who also voiced Kurisu Makise in Steins;Gate, plays Kijigami, Shotaro Morikubo, Shikamaru Nara in the Naruto series, joins them as Sarugami, and Wataru Hatano, Murasaki in Hamatora, voices Inugami.