Crunchyroll Adds “House of Five Leaves” Anime to Catalog

Starts today, Mon/6, at 5pm PST

Fact: The back catalog of anime at Crunchyroll just keeps on growing, growing, and GROWING! And today, the 2010 series House of Five Leaves – based on the manga by Natsume Ono and animated by studio Manglobe (Samurai Champloo, Deadman Wonderland) – joins the roster of streaming titles. 


House of Five Leaves begins streaming tonight, Mon/6, at 5pm PST and is available to viewers in the US and Canada only.



Synopsis: Ronin Akitsu Masanosuke is a skilled swordsman, but his personality often causes him to be let go from his job. With desperation closing in, Akitsu accepts an offer to work as a bodyguard for Yaichi, the charismatic leader of a mysterious gang: the Five Leaves. Though the meek swordsman finds the gang's actions disturbing, Akitsu grows more fascinated by the outlaws every day. 


Patrick Macias is editor in chief of Crunchyroll News. He also runs the Japanese Fashion Inferno tumblr blog. Follow him on twitter at @Patrick_Macias.

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