Lo! A new batch of simulcast announcements are set to issue forth at Crunchyroll today and the first (but not the last) to crow about is Gabriel DropOut, based on the heavenly comedy manga by Ukami. Read on for full details!
From December 23 to Christmas day, a familiar classic video game character could be found scurrying passengers around Tokyo’s historic Asakusa district as Bandai-Namco offered lucky people a ride on a Pac-Man rickshaw. Hit the jump for a full video report!
It’s always a thrill when a stone-cold classic from the golden age of anime suddenly becomes available in the Crunchyroll catalog… and the latest stunner is 1984’s Giant Gorg, directed by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko of Mobile Suit Gundam fame. Read on for full details!
Hark! New anime announcement time! Koro Sensei Quest! – a new series based on the Assassination Classroom spin-off manga of the same name – is coming soon to Crunchyroll (and Funimation to boot). Read on for full details! UPDATED 1/4
ZERO -DRAGON BLOOD- is a new tokusatsu mini-series spun off from the live-action GARO franchise, where supernatural superheroes battle a universe of demons and darkness, and is set to debut soon on Japanese TV. Watch the new preview, complete with English subs, after the jump!
The famed life-sized Gundam located in Tokyo’s Odaiba area will soon be taken down and thrown into mothballs, but the big guy is going out in holiday style with an epic Christmas illumination show to boggle your eyeballs. Video footage, plus another Gundam themed clip, after the jump!
Can’t get enough prequels in your life lately? No worries. Ultraman Orb The Origin Series has got you covered in the form a new 12-episode series that serves as the backstory for the ongoing Ultraman Orb series. Hit the jump for the new trailer, full of rubber monsters and wild tokusatsu action!
Hark! A savage battle cry has sounded, “More new anime on Crunchyroll!” Thus, the saga of Chain Chronicle - The Light of Haecceitas – based on the popular video game from Sega, begins streaming tomorrow 12/16. Read on for full details!
Fans of spandex-clad Japanese superheroes, rejoice! There’s a new series in the long-running Super Sentai series due early next year in the form of Toei’s Uchuu Sentai Kyuuranger. A new promo image has just appeared that shows off full reveals for all 9 (count ‘em) good guys on this powerful team of rangers. Enjoy after the jump!
Get ready to Action Duel! Starting today, Crunchyroll begins streaming Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V, the fourth main entry in the utterly unstoppable Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise! Read on for full details!
Those diabolical monsters of rock known as BABYMETAL are set to release a live album to commemorate their historic concert at the UK’s famed Wembley arena, which kicked off their infernal 2016 world tour earlier this year. To crank start the hype machine, the trio of terror has now released a promo video full of band footage and apocalyptic foreboding. Watch after the jump!
It’s eye-popping action (and 8-bit game nostalgia) galore as the might and power of Japanese superheroes implores the crowds to line up and grab tickets for the new movie Kamen Rider Heisei Generations: Dr. Pac-Man vs. Ex-Aid & Ghost with Legend Rider. Watch the trailer after the jump!
The World Series was only the beginning! Now sports fans and anime fans (and sports anime fans…) can enjoy the excitement of Kuroko's Basketball: Winter Cup Highlights - Shadow and Light on Crunchyroll! Read on for full details about this compilation movie, which is the first in a film trilogy.
Japan’s Akita prefecture has delivered something strange, terrifying, and totally delightful to help promote tourism to their area: an human-animal hybrid idol group made out of the region’s famed Akita Inu dogs! Enjoy the brain-busting English subtitled video after the jump!
After becoming obsessed with anime and manga in her native country, Anastasia Reznikova set her sights on opening a Russian-themed maid café in Tokyo, Japan. Now, the resulting establishment, named ItaCafe, is open for business. Hit the jump for a video report!