The summer 2018 anime season is fast approaching, and you'll be seeing plenty of additions to Crunchyroll's simulcast lineup. Consider this post your one-stop, regularly-updated destination for all things summer, so let's take a look at some of the series we can look forward to so far.
A sophisticated baritone any anime fan is bound to recognize with famous roles like Kotomine Kirei and Alucard, Joji Nakata was the perfect choice to play the not-dead-quite-yet Toshizo Hijikata in Golden Kamuy. Like the rest of the cast, he fell in love with the manga and wanted to bring life to the man with an obsession that defied death! Hit the jump for the full interview!
Arguably the weirdest character in the series, Voldo is officially making a return in SOULCALIBUR VI. His body-contorting moves are as bizarre and painful-looking as ever, and you can see them in action in the reveal trailer after the jump.
Hamburger steak is a classic Japanese recipe, in the sense that you see it in a lot of anime, and many kids learn to make it when they're young. There are many steps, but the ingredients are easy to find, and the final dish is very popular with kids. Click through to learn how to make it, just like Shirou!
Model makers FOTS JAPAN are getting into the domestic spirit of things with a 1/7 scale figure of Tohru, the titular dragon maid of Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid, in her maid uniform. Hit the jump to learn more.
Head's up, Eva fans! After many years and much speculation, the fourth and final film in the Rebuild of Evangelion tetralogy is now officially scheduled to hit Japanese theaters in 2020. Hit the jump to learn more.
Tokyo-based mobile content company D-techno has opened a teaser site for a new smartphone alarm app using the voices of the four main characters of the Non Non Biyori anime series: Renge Miyauchi (CV: Kotori Koiwai), Hotaru Ichijo (Rie Murakawa), Natsumi Koshigaya (Ayane Sakura), and Komari Koshigaya (Kana Asumi). You can listen how they wake you up in a teaser PV after the jump.
An official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Tsukasa Unohana's cheerleading-themed four panel manga Anima Yell! opens today with a ton of new information, including its main staff, voice cast, a key visual and a 90-second first PV introducing its main character voices. Learn about the new anime after the jump!
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Seiji Ebisu love comedy light novel Ore ga Suki nano wa Imouto dakedo Imouto ja Nai (The One I Love is My Little Sister But She's Not a Little Sister), ImoImo for short, is updated with a key visual featuring its two main characters, Yu Nagami and his little sister Suzuka, and announced the voice cast for the two. Check out the latest information after the jump!
In addition to the nine individual member visuals with famous sight-seeing places in Italy, the official website for the Love Live! Sunshine!! franchise has revealed a visual of the "Aqours version" advance ticket for the upcoming feature film Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over the Rainbow, featuring all nine members of its main school idol unit Aqours. Check out the all ten advance ticket visual after the jump!
Following the press conference video last month, the official website for the upcoming new stage play adaptation of Nobuhiro Watsuki's action jidaigeki manga series Rurouni Kenshin posted a new 70-second PV to introduce the official photo sessions by its main cast, along with individual message videos from them. See how they portray their characters after the jump!
On its much-awaited theatrical release day in Japan, the official website for the live-action film Bleach posted a 60-second clip to introduce the behind-the-scenes from its climax battle by Ichigo, Uryu and Byakuya. The production team and cast spent two weeks to film the 20-minute scene. See how the battle was created after the jump!
NIS America is bringing SNK's female superstars to the brawlin' stage in SNK HEROINES Tag Team Frenzy, which hits PS4 and Switch worldwide on September 7. Ahead of that we have a new trailer after the jump.
Chocobi snacks may be a favorite of Shinnosuke in Crayon Shin-chan, but the latest flavor will probably appeal more to his dad. "Ore no Chocobi" are coming soon, in steak and truffle flavor! Would you try the grown-up snack? Learn more about it after the jump!
Conan and friends are taking their show on the road... to Thailand! To celebrate the international release of Zero the Enforcer, a Detective Conan Cafe will be popping up in Bangkok. Check out the custom menu after the jump!
Are you curious about the game design that went into Sonic Mania? To mark this week's release of Sonic Mania Plus, Sega shared a second dev diary video featuring lead developer Christian Whitehead and Sonic Team head Takashi Iizuka. Hit the jump to watch!