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.
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.
Shouta Aoi and Kotaro Nishiyama are joining forces once again to bring fans a new variety show! The pair, as master and servant (respectively), are preparing to release a special full of games, guest appearances, and more. Catch an early look after the jump!
A Final Fantasy XIV x Monster Hunter: World collaboration was revealed back during E3 2018, and now it's about to make its debut. Square Enix announced plans to bring a Rathalos battle and other content to Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood on August 7, so dig into the official trailer after the jump.
Akira brought anime outside of Japan and served as a benchmark for every animated feature thereafter. It's ambitious heights and legacy are still felt the world over. Join us as we take a look at the history and influence of this masterpiece on its 30th anniversary!
Isuna Hasekura and illustrator Jū Ayakura's Spice and Wolf light novels have inspired manga, anime, and even a couple of Nintendo DS games, and the next step for the franchise takes it to the virtual world. Read on for more.
The last few weeks have been great if you're a connoisseur of openings and endings. Each new series also means an OP and ED to discuss, critique, and rank. If the huge number of new anime seems daunting, never fear! I've taken the greatest OPs and EDs and brought them together. Hit the jump for the best openings and endings of Summer 2018!
With 20 years of history behind Brave Fencer Musashi, Square Enix posted a tribute video to celebrate the action-RPG's anniversary. Hit the jump for more!
Each new anime season comes with an impossible onslaught of premieres in every conceivable genre. Luckily, I just so happened to watch all those premieres, and have plenty of recommendations for every palette. Let's dive into the new season and find some fresh shows to enjoy!
Nippon Ichi Software has teamed up with ForwardWorks to bring Disgaea to mobile, and a new teaser trailer is here to show off the results. Check it out after the jump.
The official home page for the upcoming anime theatrical film Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over the Rainbow has released a new key visual featuring Hanamaru Kunikida spacing out in front of one of Italy's most famous landmarks. Hit the jump to check it out.
Music Girls main character Hanako Yamadaki (voiced by Seria Fukagawa) is throwing her hat into the Virtual Youtuber ring in an effort to promote Pine Records and the idol group "Music Girls". Hit the jump to learn more.