Both series begin streaming today, 1/9
The march of new anime titles at Crunchyroll begins anew this week with announcements that Season Three of Yowamushi Pedal and Chiruran 1/2 (a spin-off of Chiruran: Shinsengumi Requiem) have joined the winter lineup. Read on for complete details!
Yowamushi Pedal New Generation - worldwide except for Asia
Monday 1/9/2017 @ 11:05AM PST (should be live now!)
About Yowamushi Pedal New Generation
With the team's combined strength, the Sohoku High bicycle racing club beat reigning champions Hakone Academy at the Interhigh national race and achieved an impressive overall victory. Now that their hot summer has ended and third-years Kinjou, Makishima, and Tadokoro have retired from the team, first-year participants in the Interhigh Onoda Sakamichi, Imaizumi Shunsuke, and Naruko Shoukichi, along with their new captain second-year Teshima Junta and vice-captain Aoyagi Hajime begin preparing as a "new team" for their second consecutive championship at the next Interhigh. In order to retake their throne, their rivals Hakone Academy have also incorporated new members and begun training as a new team. Kyoto Fushimi High is lead by the monstrous racer Midousuji Akira. The nation's top schools are all honing their skills to reach the top of the Interhigh.
New friends, new rivals, and new battles... The curtains are rising on this passionate men's drama!
Chiruran 1/2 - worldwide except for Asia
Monday 1/9/2017 @ 11:35AM PST (should be live now!)
About Chiruran 1/2
Strong, intense, and cute! The most laid-back Shinsengumi in history arrives!! An official spinoff series by Hashimoto Eiji (manga) and Umemura Shinya (story) of "Chiruran Shinsengumi Requiem." Here's the laid-back everyday life of the Shinsengumi warriors.
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