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 official YouTube channel for Toei Animation's PreCure franchise has started streaming dance choreography videos for the five character songs for the ongoing 15th TV series Hugtto! PreCure, performed by none other than its five PreCure girls: Cure Yell, Cure Ange, Cure Etoile, Cure Macherie, and Cure Amour. Learn the cute dances with them after the jump!
Kadokawa Games held a grand appreciation event for tactical RPG God Wars, which pretty much seems like the perfect opportunity to announce a sequel. That's exactly what happened, with more information and an official press release to follow for God Wars 2. Read on for more.
Voice actor Mamoru Miyano recently celebrated a decade in the industry with a multi-stop anniversary tour. And those who missed it can watch it this September on WOWOW! Get more info after the jump.
Who's next to go turbo into the world of Granblue Fantasy? The girls of Aqours! The Love Live! Sunshine!! collaboration was announced on a recent broadcast for the game, among other exciting news bits. Get the lowdown after the jump!
Wake Up, Girls! may be on the way to disbanding, but it's still got a few more live shows before then. Next up, the seven-member group will be taking on this summer's ANISAMA, taking the stage with fellow anison greats. Hit the jump for the latest!
Ready for another round of B-PROJECT? The cross-media idol series has just announced that its anime adaptation will be back for a second season next year! Check out the first key visual from the upcoming season after the jump.
Looking for a one-of-a-kind way to declare your video game love? Megaman and Street Fighter are celebrating their 30th anniversaries with solid gold medals and ingots. The limited-run items won't be around for long, so check them out while you can after the jump!
Sega shared a new promotional video for the upcoming re-release of Shenmue I & II, which is coming to PS4, Xbox One, and PC on August 21. Watch as Adam Koralik and Imran Yusuf retrace Ryo Hazuki's footsteps throughout Dobuita Street after the jump.
A group of college students is looking to produce a 15-minute OVA and enter the world of anime production. Can they do it? Well... that's partly up to us! Check them out and get their crowdfunding link after the jump.
SuperGroupies is back again, this time with something for Kemono Friends fans! Check out their new line of backpacks, smartphone cases, sneakers, and... lingerie? Yep, you heard right. Hit the jump to see the new products.
What's Shinpachi without his glasses? Contact lens brand Menicon aims to find out in its new campaign! Check out the bespectacled character and the rest of the Gintama guys in the new collab after the jump.
Legendary anime and manga artist Haruhiko Mikimoto is taking his show on the road this summer! Fans across Japan can check out his work at an exclusive touring exhibit, and see him color one of his amazing creations live. Find out more after the jump!
Isetan Shinjuku is celebrating the legend that is Lupin III with a summer festival! Get food, merch, photo ops, and more at the week-long event, which will also include a performance from Yuji Ohno. Check out a preview of the event after the jump.
In a move that has got fans' hearts a-flutter, Studio Chizu (The Boy and the Beast, Wolf Children, MIRAI) recently published a mysterious countdown website that references words and images from the 2006 film, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time. Hit the jump to learn more.
A few days ago Square Enix confirmed the latest Dissidia Final Fantasy character as Rinoa Heartilly from Final Fantasy VIII. Famitsu followed up shortly after with a longer gameplay video, so see more of how she plays after the jump.