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.
The new season of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure begins in October, but Anime Expo 2018 had a sneak peak with the first episode. Hit the jump to see why Golden Wind is as bizarre as JoJo has ever been!
The mightiest of all hairdos both manly and dandy. It's one of the less common hairstyles in a medium obsessed with technicolor locks and spiky styles, but it leaves an impression every time. Anime-Planet has put it to a vote to let fans decide which they most love and hate, so hit the jump to see the top 5 beloved and resented pompadours!
Bandai Namco's western and Japanese branches shared some new promotional material for My Hero One's Justice, which brings the action of Kohei Horikoshi's My Hero Academia series to consoles and PC this October. Hit the jump to check it all out!
If you're heading to San Diego Comic-Con this year, you might want to set aside some time to visit the Nintendo Gaming Lounge. The area will have a bunch of opportunities for hands-on action with Switch titles, including Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, so read on for details.
The PS4 and PS Vita versions of Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[st] made their way to the west back in February, and now it's almost time to bring the action to a new platform. Read on for details.
Fana was recently announced as a playable character in Black Clover: Quartet Knights, giving players the opportunity to both heal and perform powerful magic atop Salamander. Watch her in action after the jump.
Kotobukiya has listed Kurisu Makise -Antinomic Dual-, a new 1/8 scale PVC figure of the main heroine of 5pb. and Nitroplus's video game franchise Steins;Gate, for a December 2018 release. The 245 mm-tall item faithfully recreates her style based on the original character designer huke's taste. Check out her details after the jump!
The official website for Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine announced today that this year's 32nd issue is online for free for a limited time of two weeks from today to July 31. The issue was scheduled to ship on July 9, but the torrential rains unleashed floods in western Japan last week caused delay of the shipment in several areas. Hit the jump for more details.
Following the main heroine Yuuna Yunohana introduced last month, CharaAni (Kadokawa Group) has also added Sagiri Ameno, the second 1/7 scale heroine figure from Tadahiro Miura's harem comedy manga Yuragi-sou no Yuuna-san/Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs. Check out the details of the demon-slaying ninja girl figure after the jump!
The official Twitter for Gintama 2 - Yo nimo Kimyouna Gintama-chan (The Strange and Unusual Gintama-chan), the second original web drama based on Hideaki Sorachi's action comedy manga series, announced today that 26-year-old actress Mizuki Yamamoto appears as Maetel, the main heroine of Leiji Yamamoto's long-running space adventure manga Galaxy Express 999, with her visuals of the character.
As reported several times, Imperial Enterprise has released various collaboration items with the One Piece anime franchise from its "One Piece Premium Collection" brand in Japan, such as accessories, bags, wallets, and watches. Its latest entry is 999-limited production wristwatch named "All Blue" inspired by Vinsmoke Sanji, a member of the Straw Hat Pirates. Check out the details of the special item after the jump!
The summer season of anime is now underway at Crunchyroll, and that means there’s no better time to kick back, cool off, and check out the new titles available for viewing. A new campaign where you can sign up for a free 30 day trial membership makes that easier than ever. Read on for more info, and a free trial sign up link!
If you love Luna Haruna's OP to Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs, we have good news: there are four editions set to come out! Whether you just want a standard disc or you're ready to go all-out with a collector box, you're covered. Check out the cover art for all four versions after the jump.
Commemorate the mighty moves of the heroes of Kinnikuman with... erasers! Premium Bandai's new wazakeshi collection depicts five great fight moments from the manga. Find out where to buy yours after the jump!
Digital label Synthspiria recently gathered a slew of synthwave artists to contribute to 30 Years Later - An AKIRA Tribute. Since today marks the 30th anniversary of Katsuhiro Otomo's classic anime film, you can now check out the results after the jump.