Crunchyroll brought a handful of announcements to its industry panel at Anime Central today, including the latest Crunchyroll co-production title, ISLAND. Read on for more on that and other industry panel announcements!
Anime director Shinichiro Watanabe (Cowboy Bebop) and animation studio BONES (Space Dandy) are teaming up once again for an original TV anime entitled Carol & Tuesday that will debut on Fuji TV's "Plus Ultra" anime programming block in April of 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.
Fuji TV has unveiled a new block of anime programming entitled "Plus Ultra" that will roll out beginning in October of 2018, and one of the first projects scheduled for this new programming block is a TV anime adaptation of INGRESS, a 2012 augmented reality science fiction mobile game developed by Niantic that laid the groundwork for Pokémon Go. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Hiroko Reijo's children novel Wakaokami wa Shogakusei! (The young landlady is an elementary school student!) opened today for an April 8 premiere on TV Tokyo and its affiliates, and posted a first 90-second PV introducing the voice of the 12-year-old protagonist Oriko "Okko" Seki by Seiran Kobayashi (Eshime in Space Dandy). Hit the jump for more information.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Natsuya Semikawa's fantasy light novel Isekai Izakaya "Nobu" announced today that it will be first simulcasted in Japan and around the world via Bandai Channel, Amazon Video, and Hulu in April 2018. Check out the latest information including three additional voice cast and the theme song artist after the jump.
Three-member anime voice actress idol unit Earphones has posted a six-minute music video for "Shinjigen Kouro" (New Dimension Route), the lead track from their forthcoming second full album "Some Dreams." In the clip, the three voice a total of 16 characters by themselves. Watch their new musical clip after the jump!
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Satoshi Miyakawa (story) and Kei Ito (art)'s sci-fi comedy manga Uchu Senkan Tiramisu/Space Battleship Tiramisu confirmed today that it is set to premiere on Tokyo MX, Sun TV, and BS11 on April 2, then on AT-X four days later. In addition, the manga's stage play adaptation project is also announced. Hit the jump for more new information.
Six more series have been added to the Crunchyroll anime catalog courtesy of Funimation. Read on for details about Gad Guard, NO-RIN, Dance in the Vampire Bund, The Sacred Blacksmith, LASTEXILE -Fam, the Silver Wing, and the double-whammy of Heaven's Lost Property + Heaven's Lost Property Forte.
Look, it can't be all Survey Corps clothes all the time for some of the characters in Attack on Titan. Normal civilian outfits are also an option in the Attack on Titan 2 game, and Koei Tecmo shared two more previews featuring these clothing options. Hit the jump for more.
If you'd like to see a little bit of everything Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition has to offer, look no further than Koei Tecmo's latest promo. Dig in after the jump.
If you missed out on 2017's KINGDOM HEARTS Orchestra -World Tour- concert series, you have another opportunity right on the horizon. Read on for details on the 2018 run!
The opening theme song performer has been revealed for Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online, an upcoming TV anime based on a series of spin-off light novels inspired by the Sword Art Online series. Hit the jump to learn more.
Nintendo is swooping in to highlight some upcoming games this week in a new Nintendo Direct presentation. The 30-minute stream will cover new details on Mario Tennis Aces and other Switch and 3DS games set to launch this year, and it all kicks off on March 8 at 2:00pm PT/5:00pm ET. Read on for more.
Voice actresses Emi Nitta and Riho Iida play a pair of frogs who have been separated from their 1000 siblings in Kekkero Ke, an upcoming short form TV anime that will broadcast as part of TV Tokyo's "Animal Theater" programming block beginning on April 05, 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
There's been some good news for fans of Touken Ranbu, the mixed media franchise by Nitroplus and DMM that re-imagines famous swords as handsome young men, because a live-action film adaptation of Touken Ranbu is heading to theaters in Japan in 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.
Before hitting it big with the bicycling manga Yowamushi Pedal, Wataru Watanabe charmed his audience with a slapstick supernatural high school comedy known as Magimoji Rurumo, and this week on "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" we check out the 2014 TV anime adaptation featuring a beleaguered witch-in-training and the horniest high school boy in the world. Hit the jump to learn more.