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.
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!
The fourth set of DLC launched in the Japanese version of Fate/Extella Link today, adding in a bunch of new costumes in Special Set No. 2. See what you can get for ¥1,680 (about $15) total or ¥300 a pop after the jump.
Wow! The Tokyo Metro system has been taken over by a ton of awesome anime and manga characters from the pages of Shonen Jump magazine! Crunchyroll News’ exclusive photo report brings you a pulse pounding report full of fighting spirit and guts after the…jump!
The Dragon Ball Super anime film opens in Japan on December 14, with North American screenings set for January 2019. Ahead of that, IGN went up with a timed Comic-Con 2018 exclusive look at the first English-dubbed trailer for Dragon Ball Super: Broly. Hit the jump to watch!
Voice actors prepare to throw down in the latest performances of Hypnosis Mic, a 2.5D franchise featuring four teams of rival rappers. Fans can watch the battles on the big screen, and potentially win recent CDs. Get a preview of the action after the jump!
Missing Hiro and Zero Two? Pick up your own Strelizia Moderoid and let them live on! The pre-painted kit is easy to pose when assembled, and comes with a pre-painted face and weapons. Hit the jump to preorder yours!
The story of animated film MIRAI is coming to the printed page in four different ways! From novelizations to recreations of books in the film, you can share stories of Mamoru Hosoda's latest work with your whole family. Check out the four new titles after the jump.
Fate/Grand Order held its 1st Anniversary Celebration Event at 2018 Anime Expo, bringing gacha bonuses, VR experiences, and some big names to the biggest anime convention in North America! Game director Yosuke Shiokawa was on site with voice actors Ayako Kawasumi and Satoshi Tsuruoka, the voices of Arturia Pendragon and Gilles de Rais, who were gracious enough to answer some of our questions about the franchise! Hit the jump for the full interview!
Two more characters have been announced for Robot Girls Neo, an upcoming short form anime and the latest entry in the Robot Girls Z franchise, which imagines classic Toei super robots as cute anime girls. Hit the jump to learn more.
Ad-libs are seen throughout all kinds of media, but for anime, it's harder to tell when voice actors utilize this technique or are called upon to do this by a director. What's the story behind these five instances of ad-libs and how did they add to their respected show? Hit the jump to learn more!
In case you missed it, yesterday was another exciting Discotek Day, in which distributor Discotek Media regaled us all with some of its upcoming release plans. This time the titles in question are all due out this September and include the likes of Angel Cop, the Devilman OVA series, REBORN!, and more. Read on for details.
A ton of newcomers are starting up this season which means even more digging than normal to find an anime you will truly love. Fortunately summer has brought the heat and there are a ton of good sports, comedy, and action series that you can catch right from the beginning. Hit the jump for some of the best premieres of Summer 2018!
In the Pikachu Outbreak, roughly 1,500 Pikachu mascots invade the streets of Yokohama and run wild with a different theme each August. This year's theme is "Science is Amazing," and Pikachu won't be the only Pokémon in the wild. Read on for more.