Every season, a fan-favorite emerges from the rest of the pack to boldly stand beyond the rest of the competition. While it’s still too premature to say which ones will hop into that category, the internet is ablaze with speculation regarding which series will be the premier series to watch.
Here at Crunchyroll this season, we’ve got an abnormally large number of series that have a pre-existing following that might help project these series to the upper echelons. Whether they come from popular manga adaptations or are the pre/sequel storylines, this will be a season with more shows to watch than ever before.
The stage is the U-17 (Under Seventeen) Japanese Representative Training Camp. Middle school students have been invited for the first time to a camp known to produce the best Japanese tennis players. National champions from Seigaku, Hyotei, Rikkai, Shitenhoji... With all the rivals from the national tournament attending, everyone eagerly awaits their reunion.
You can check it out every Wednesday at 10:30 am PST.
Episode 1 is already out and the five girls' problems with supernatural beings have been solved, and it's now summer break, with the culture fair over. Koyomi Araragi has two little sisters, self-proclaimed "heroes" nicknamed the Fire Sisters, Karen and Tsukihi. What "fake" beast does Karen confront? What supernatural creature of the holy grounds, whose power surpasses even a vampire, has Tsukihi absorbed?
While we let that mystery simmer in the back of your minds, let’s showcase another title on site this season, coincidentally named: Another
Since we’re on the mystery tip, let’s keep the level of mystique and intriguing up with the addition of: Inu X Boku on Crunchyroll this season:
In the heavily guarded building known as, ‘Ayakashi Kan,’ only those who have undergone a strict review can reside there while being accompanied by a Secret Service agent (SS). Although Ririchiyo – daughter of the owner – refused the SS officer in charge of her security, until she discovered his true nature…
Hilarious, light, airy but not so much so that it’s distracting Zero no Tsukaima, is the perfect remedy to break up the heaviness of the previous series mentioned. You can check this out every Sunday at 9:00 am PST.
Seemingly too cute for many, this will be a comedy for all ages and types! Follow this unique family and its spherical cat, in a warm-hearted comedy for the winter! Check it out every Saturday at 4pm PST.
So there you have it, seven out of the many brand new titles airing on Crunchyroll this season.
But we’re not stopping at just these seven, as there are more titles for you to check out throughout this monstrous season.
Crunchyroll was the first to simulcast anime, especially one hour after broadcast on the internet. It then plowed into the mobile application field and has diversified its scope and ways in which people can view their favorite content.
Erika Takahashi is a former secret agent for Japan's Cabinet Information Investigation Department. Even though she is retired and happily married, no secrets ever stay secret for long. After a request from the highest level, Erika secret life emerges, secret even from her husband…
But Crunchyroll would not stop there as it would prepare to simulcast two more titles in the advent of the New Year.
But a tearful parting awaits them…The man wants to focus on his new goal in life, and the distance between the couple grows. Misunderstandings take place, and amidst confused feelings, the March 11 earthquake and tsunami strike Japan. The man rises to the occasion and heads to Japan as a member of DART, the elite, urban rescue unit of the SCDF. In this drama, we hope to portray how a woman, through her relationship with a Singaporean man, matures in the face of a tragedy that brutally takes away precious lives and communities developed over time and history.
We just completed our winter simulcast announcements and with over 20 titles this season, it’s bound to keep you busy and wanting more! We’ve added shows of mystery, action, slice of life, and even ones that just provide light-hearted joy.
Let's start with one of the most visually stunning anime this season: Brave 10!
Before the Warring States era came to a close, legend has it that Yukimura Sanada has been gathering ten warriors known as Sanada's Brave 10, who have the power to change history and take down the Tokugawa empire. As they gather one by one, the mysterious newcomer – Nami – starts to exhibit awesome displays of power to change the balance....
Yes, its a beautiful new rendition of Sanada Sandaiki's work: Sanada Ten Braves (真田十勇士). But this time, there's a twist in the storyline that differentiate itself far and beyond the other renditions of this legendary story. Brave 10 airs on Tuesdays at 11:00am PST
On the surface it seems as if Atsushi is an adult, but really he's just an elementary student! However, he is paired with a second-year high school student Atsumi, whose height is just the opposite of his. These two together create an unusual relationship and will undoubtedly instigate some comedic antics in this slice of life comedy!
Ano Natsu de Matteru is also part of our winter lineup for those who want to watch the development of relationships. With summer about to begin, the stillness and boredom of the holiday is almost a group of friends. To combat the approaching boredom, these friends decide to make a film together documenting their memories together throughout the holiday. Will this truly be the summer to remember…
The Knight in the Area tells the stories of middle and high school students as they grow up through their soccer clubs, compete in national tournaments, and strive for world titles. Main character Kakeru, his respected elder brother Suguru, and childhood friend Nana Mishima, along with all the teammates, rivals from other schools, and world class soccer players around him radiate their own brilliant light as they face adolescence with all their strength.
After a long voyage at sea, Naruto’s ship finally arrives at the island of its destination. Before everyone can rejoice, a giant squid attacks the ship. Fortunately, the crew is saved by Killer Bee, the Eight Tails’ jinchuriki host.
On New Year’s Day, Izuru hosts a kite-flying contest in the hopes of everyone having a good time. Meanwhile, Rukia is practicing a dance she will perform for the New Year’s Celebration Ceremony but cannot seem to get the steps right.
The five girls' problems with supernatural beings have been solved, and it's now summer break, with the culture fair over. Koyomi Araragi has two little sisters, self-proclaimed "heroes" nicknamed the Fire Sisters, Karen and Tsukihi. What "fake" beast does Karen confront? What supernatural creature of the holy grounds, whose power surpasses even a vampire, has Tsukihi absorbed?
Queen Henrietta has ordered everyone to Romalia, once there they meet the Pope of Romalia, Saint Aegis the 32nd. He has summoned them to reveal a secret, one that involves void mages and the fate of the world.
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