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!
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!
Here’s a big announcement made at the Crunchyroll panel at Otakon earlier today: Nanbaka, based on the prison action comedy manga by Sho Futamata will begin streaming this fall! Read on for more details!
The annual Pikachu Outbreak event has struck Japan’s again, resulting in a swarm of yellow dancing furry creatures running amok in Tokyo’s Yokohama area. Watch a video report on the mayhem after the jump!
Videographer Brad Kermer and his pal Dean Fowler have spent the last few years toiling away on a CGI trailer inspired by Katsuhiro Otomo’s 1988 anime masterpiece AKIRA. Now, after countless hours of rendering and modeling, the dazzling finished work is yours to enjoy! Watch after the jump!
Rub-A-Dub-Dub… the English-language dub of GTO - The Animation joins the Crunchyroll library today! The subtitled version of the 1999-2000 series is already available on site, but now you can enjoy Great Teacher Onizuka’s misadventures in a whole new lingua franca. Read on for more details after the jump!
The World Cosplay Summit is now underway in Nagoya! And as part of the festivities, a group of eight cosplayers from around the globe paid a visit to the hallowed halls of Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs! Watch a reel of video highlights after the jump!
Crunchyroll’s ever expanding back catalog of anime gets a +1 today in the form of Gakuen Heaven, a 13 episode anime from 2006 based on the popular PC game by SPRAY. Read on for full details!
Pokémon Go! Perhaps you’ve heard of it before! Now that the game of the century has launched in Japan, it’s time to get a glimpse of what it’s like hunting down virtual critters in Tokyo hotspots like Akihabara and the Odaiba Gundam! Watch after the jump!
Grab some quarters and get ready to shout “Hadouken!” That 1994 anime classic known as Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie begins streaming on Crunchyroll today in both subbed and dubbed versions! Read on for full details!
HYPERSONIC music club is Crunchyroll’s original web comic, and this weekend, artist and designer Hiroyuki-Mitsume Takahashi will be attending the JPOP SUMMIT in San Francisco as a special guest. Full details on his appearance here!
The Big G’s new film, Shin Gojira, written and co-directed by Hideaki Anno of Evangelion fame, opens next week, so a new trailer featuring lots of mass destruction, military weaponry, and one very big unstoppable monster has appeared! Watch after the jump!
Just in time for Comic Con, portrait style posters for the cast of the upcoming Power Rangers movie have arrived to shout “It’s Morphin’ Time!” at. Get a good look at all look at all five new principal actors after the jump!
There’s more… much more… to Crunchyroll’s summer simulcasts than just the latest anime. And today, Ultraman Orb, the latest in Tsuburaya Production’s long-running, live-action, monster-mashing Ultra series begins streaming! Read on for full details!
Another title previously announced at the Crunchyroll Summer ROLLOUT special, we finally have more info for you regarding the upcoming stream for Alderamin on the Sky, a new anime based on Bokuto Uno's fantasy light novels featuring animation by studio Madhouse. Read on for full details!