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    Thursday September 22, 2016
  • Crunchyroll Adds "Ninja Nonsense" to Anime Catalog

    All 12 episodes available now

    A week of surprise catalog announcements continues at Crunchyroll today with the nutty comedy of Ninja Nonsense, based on the manga by Ryoichi Koga. Read on for full details!

  • Wednesday September 21, 2016
  • Crunchyroll Adds "Pita-Ten" to Anime Catalog

    Available now!

    The back catalog of anime continues to swell this week with the addition of Pita-Ten, based on the angelic and demonic manga by Koge-Donbo. Read on for full details!

  • Tuesday September 20, 2016
  • Crunchyroll Adds "Looking Up at the Half-Moon" to Anime Catalog

    All six episodes available now

    The ever-growing, constantly evolving back catalog of anime at Crunchyroll gets a +1 today in the form of Looking Up at the Half-Moon, a six episode series based on the light novels by Tsumugu Takahashi and Keiji Yamamoto. Read on for more details!


  • Anime NYC Convention, Presented by Crunchyroll, to Launch in 2017

    November 17-19, 2017 at the Javits Center

    Mark your calendars for mid-November next year, because that’s when the Anime NYC Convention debuts in New York City! Hit the jump for more information about this new event, which is powered by… Crunchyroll!

  • Yoshiki in Concert with Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra on January 12 and 13, 2017, at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage in New York City

  • Monday September 19, 2016
  • World Cosplay Summit Video Showcase

    30 teams from around the world in duke it out in Nagoya, Japan

    The World Cosplay Summit may have concluded last month in Japan, but now there’s a video that spotlights some of the best of the attendees culled from around the globe along with scenes from the competition itself. Watch after the jump! 

  • Saturday September 17, 2016
  • "The Eccentric Family" Anime Gets a Second Season

    First sequel series by P.A. WORKS

    Just announced at the Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2016: the long-awaited second season of The Eccentric Family – based on the novel  by Tomihiko Morimi is finally on the way featuring the core staff from the original 2013 series. Read on for more details!

  • Friday September 16, 2016
  • Crunchyroll Adds "HEYBOT!" to Anime Simulcasts

    Begins streaming tomorrow, Sat/17 at 4pm PST

    New simulcast season is upon us and there’s a new show coming to Crunchyroll tomorrow in the form of HEYBOT!, based on the toy communication robot from Bandai. Read on for more details!

  • Thursday September 15, 2016
  • Crunchyroll Adds "The Galaxy Railways: A Letter from the Abandoned Planet" to Anime Catalog

    Now available for viewing

    All aboard for a new catalog announcement at Crunchyroll! The Galaxy Railways: A Letter from the Abandoned Planet, a 4 episode OVA set in the universe created by master storyteller Leiji Matsumoto featuring characters from his classic Galaxy Express 999 series. Read on for full details!

  • Crunchyroll Begins Streaming "Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash" and Season One of "PSYCHO-PASS" Anime

    Both series available for viewing now

    Previously announced last week as part of the game changing Crunchyroll-Funimation partnership, Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash and Season One of PSYCHO-PASS have now begun streaming on CR! Read on for full details!

  • Monday September 12, 2016
  • Capcom's New VR Kaiju Simulator Makes You a Giant Monster

    "Capdon" debuts 9/16 at Tokyo Arcade

    Thanks to the runaway success of Shin Godzilla, giant monsters equal big business in Japan again. And now Capcom is getting into the act with a new virtual reality simulator where players get to experience the thrills of being a colossal-sized terror on the loose. Read on for more details about “Dai Kaiju Capdon” after the jump!

  • Thursday September 8, 2016
  • Crunchyroll and Funimation Partner to Significantly Expand Access to Anime

  • Crunchyroll and Funimation Partner to Expand Access to Anime!

    Unprecedented collaboration to bring more content to fans

    This is not a drill! This is not a dream! This is really happening! Crunchyroll and FUNimation have formed a partnership to bring YOU the best in anime via a bounty of home video releases, English dubs, catalog titles, and shared simulcasts that begin TODAY! Hang onto your hats and read on for full details!

  • Sunday August 21, 2016
  • FEATURE - The Magical World of Geek and Otaku Tattoos

    New book, "Japanese Tattoos", on sale now

    If you’re a regular visitor to Crunchyroll News, odds are that you love anime. A lot. But is that burning passion enough to make you permanently mark yourself with an image of your favorite character? Some folks featured in the new book “Japanese Tattoos: History * Culture * Design” have already taken the plunge. After the jump, enjoy some photos and excerpts from this amazing new pager turner!

  • Tuesday August 16, 2016
  • Full Music Video for "Mob Psycho 100" Ending Theme Appears Online

    "Refrain Boy" by ALL OFF on sale 8/31

    Fresh from their appearance at Otakon, Japanese rockers ALL OFF have delievered the full music video for “Refrain Boy”, the ending theme to the 100 Mob Psycho anime. Watch the clip, and get a look at the new cover art for the single, after the jump!