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.
Earlier this month it was revealed that X JAPAN feat. HYDE would be handling Attack on Titan season 3's theme song, "Red Swan." While that remains the case for the new season, the opening theme is officially being released under the name YOSHIKI feat. HYDE. Read on for a preview.
Hello everyone, Humberto here and I'm here to report on a new wave of international dubs that will be added to the Crunchyroll library over the next few weeks. This latest wave of titles will also mark substantial changes in how the International Dubs program will be handled from here on out in terms of access for Crunchyroll members. Hit the jump for the details and launch dates.
The "Pro Hero Provisional License Exam" arc is in full swing in My Hero Academia, the ongoing TV adaptation based on Kohei Horikoshi's shonen manga about a new generation young people training to become professional superheroes, and now seven new characters have joined the cast. Hit the jump to learn more.
Mickey Mouse is celebrating his 90th birthday, so of course Kingdom Hearts is getting in on the party. Check out a special celebratory trailer after the jump.
Funimation lined up dates for the previously-revealed North American screenings of My Hero Academia: Two Heroes. The anime film is coming to over 400 theaters throughout the United States and Canada on September 25, 26, 27, 29, and October 2. Read on for details.
The official website and Twitter for the Bungo Stray Dogs anime franchise announced today on July 21 that its TV anime third season is now in the works. The news was also revealed at the revival screening event for its feature film Bungo Stray Dogs: Dead Apple held at the Marunouchi Piccadilly theater in Tokyo today. Hit the jump for more details.
Following the first key visual and individual cast visuals, Marvelous has released a new key visual featuring the eight main cast of the upcoming stage play adaptation of Akira Amano's comedy shonen manga Katekyo Hitman Reborn!. And four more additional cast members are also announced. Check out the latest information after the jump!
FlyingDog announced on July 21 that "Good job!," a memorial CD single for the Macross Frontier anime series' 10th anniversary performed by Ranka Lee (Megumi Nakajima) and Sheryl Nome (May'n) is set to be released on September 26, 2018. It is the first CD single in seven years from the anime series, since "Houkago Overflow" by Ranka released in January 2011. Hit the jump for more details.
It was announced on July 21 that a TV anime adaptation of Makoto Fukami (story) and Seigo Tokiya (art)'s Mahou Shojo Tokushusen Asuka/Magical Girl Spec-Ops Asuka is set to premiere in January 2019. Its official website opens with a teaser visual and a three-minute first PV introducing its main staff and the protagonist Asuka Ohtori's voice cast, Aya Suzaki. Learn more about the upcoming anime after the jump!
The time for Attack on Titan's return is almost upon us! Crunchyroll set a launch date for the hotly-anticipated third season, lining up its simulcast debut for Sunday, July 22 at 11:00am Pacific Time. Hit the jump for more.
Capcom has gradually been trickling out previews of the Robot Masters in Mega Man 11, and the latest update highlights Torch Man. Check out a boss battle video and more after the jump.
Saber Alter takes to the roads on Cuirassier Noir in this awesome new figure from Good Smile. Check her out as she appeared in FGO's Shinjuku Singularity, and preorder now. All that info and more photos after the jump!
What happens when you log out of your guilty-pleasure garbage game for the night? Gitaroo Man artist 326 gives his own take on that in Dot Bit Retro, the latest addition to the Anime Beans catalog. Find out more about the new show after the jump!
Ultraman is going big in Tokyo right now! This year's Ultraman Festival features special guests, celebrity backers, and a variety of dioramas that let you be as big as your heroes in famous battle scenes. Check out photos from the event after the jump.
Do you believe in idols? The magical idols of mixed media project Lapis Re:LiGHTs are preparing for a live performance this summer. Find out more about the upcoming event after the jump!