Check out this handy reference list for Crunchyroll's coverage of the major announcements from Anime Japan 2019
From March 21 - 23, 2019, the Anime Japan 2019 industry event reigned supreme at the Tokyo Big Sight venue in Koto Ward, Tokyo, Japan, and during those three crazy days the convention was the staging ground for a huge out-pouring of anime news.
From anime announcements to preview videos to new key visuals, we've compiled a master list of the coolest developments, arranged by category and in chronological order for the benefit of our readers, so readers don't have to worry about missing anything in the previous weekend's news rush.
- Haruhisa Nakata's Mechanical Martial Arts Manga Levius Gets Anime Adaptation on Netflix.
- Oreimo Director Helms TV Anime Adaptation of Suu Minazuki's Heroic Action Fantasy Manga Plunderer.
- Crunchyroll to Simulcast Somali and the Forest Spirit Anime This Fall.
- My Hero Academia 2nd Anime Feature Film to Hit Japanese Theaters This Winter.
- TV Anime Cells at Work! is Set to Return for Its 2nd Season.
- TV Anime A Certain Scientific Accelerator Confirms July 2019 Premiere.
- Ninja-Action Anime BLACKFOX to Get Theatrical Release in Fall 2019.
- Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- Season 2 Announced.
- Goblin Slayer Anime Heads to Theaters in New Goblin's Crown Episode.
- Ojamajo Doremi Celebrates 20th Anniversary with 2020 Anime Theatrical Film.
- Woodpecker Detective's Office TV Anime Investigates in Spring of 2020.
- "120 Minutes Plus" - SHIROBAKO Film Details Discussed at AnimeJapan.
- Handsome Lads Play Rugby in Original TV Anime number24.
- The Disastrous Life of Saiki K. New Anime to be Streamed on Netflix Worldwide.
- Soukou Musume Senki Anime Project in The Works by DMM pictures.
- Tenchi Muyo! Ryo-Ohki to Get Its Stage Play Adaptation in July.
Powerful Preview Videos!
- TV Anime Azur Lane Opens Its Official Website with Latest Teaser Visual & PVs.
- For Whom The Alchemist Exists Film's Teaser Trailer Announces June 14 Release in Japan.
- The Island of Giant Insects Anime Skitters in with New Promo.
- Weird Critters Clash in CENCOROLL CONNECT Anime Film Trailer.
- Dr. STONE Anime Previewed in a Pair of Petrifying Promos.
- High School Hijinks Meet Light Novel Fantasy in Isekai Quartet TV Anime Trailer.
- Humanity Tries to Survive in 7SEEDS Netflix Anime Teaser Trailer.
- DanMachi TV Anime 2nd Season Teaser PV Confirms July 2019 Premiere.
- New PV Shows off Humanoid Ningen BEM's Modern Style.
- TV Anime Astra Lost in Space 1st PV Announces July 2019 Premiere, Two Main VAs.
- To the Abandoned Sacred Beasts 1st Teaser PV Introduces Four Main Character Voices.
- Cop Craft TV Anime Lays Down the Law in New Teaser Trailer.
- The Rising of the Shield Hero Anime Heats Up in Second Cour Promo.
- My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU Anime's Season 3 Promo is Here!
- Magic is Over-Powered in Isekai Cheat Magician TV Anime Trailer.
- Girls Get Lazy in New Trailer for Strike Witches Spin-Off TV Anime.
- No Guns Life TV Anime Puts a Promo and Visual in the Chamber.
- Emotions Bloom in O Maidens in Your Savage Season PV.
- Mother Powers Up in Okaa-san Online TV Anime Key Visual and Trailer.
- Is the Order a Rabbit? ~Sing For You~ Tunes up with New Teaser PV.
- Magic and Mecha Awaken in GRANBELM TV Anime Trailer.
- Magical Girls Unite for New Magia Record PV.
- KONOSUBA: Legend of Crimson Film Full Trailer Focuses on Megumin Returning Home.
- Meet Musical Idol Boys Again in TV Anime Star-Myu 3rd Season PVs.
- Male VA x Vocaloid Song Collaboration TV Anime ACTORS -Songs Connection- 1st PV Streamed.
- Class is a Drag in Wasteful Days of High School Girls TV Anime Trailer.
- New Namu Amida Bu! PV Is Here to Enlighten You.
- Fantasy Series If It's For My Daughter... Unveils New PV and Key Art.
- Murder is Elementary in Kabukicho Sherlock TV Anime Trailer.
- Shoumetsu Toshi Prepares for Action in New PV.
- Tiny Figures Come to Life in Over Drive Girl 1/6 TV Anime Trailer.
- Deadly Game Begins in Naka no Hito Genome TV Anime Trailer.
- Panty Cinderella Story HenSuki Premieres First PV.
- Manga Comes to Life for Darwin's Game TV Anime Trailer.
- Troublesome Freshmen Join the Band in Sound! Euphonium Anime Film Trailer.
- Actors Get Wild for Africa no Salaryman TV Anime Announcement PV.
Keen Key Visuals!
- Crowd-funded Anime Film Hakubo Reveals New Key Visual.
- Rascal Does Not Dream of a Comfy Kigurumi in New Key Visual for Aobuta Anime Film.
- New Fate/Grand Order Anime Reveals the Face of Its Master.
- Love is Academic in New Key Visual for We Never Learn TV Anime.
- Stand My Heroes is on the Case with New Visual and Release Date.
- Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul Anime Film Set for January 2020.
- BEASTARS TV Anime Reveals New Visual and Main Staff.
- Frame Arms Girl Compilation Film Gets June 29 Release Date with New Key Visual.
That's certainly more than a mouthful of anime news! What items in particular piqued your interest? I'm personally looking forward to the new KONOSUBA movie, more Cells at Work!, and CENCOROLL CONNECT, but I know a lot of fans out there are overjoyed about another season of Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- being in the works. A ton of awesome news came out of Anime Japan 2019, so here's hoping that next year's convention is even bigger and better!
Paul Chapman is the host of The Greatest Movie EVER! Podcast and GME! Anime Fun Time.
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