EX-ARM, TONIKAWA, and So I'm a Spider, So What? Are on the Way as Crunchyroll Originals

Check out all the latest on the new Original shows!

EX-ARM

 

Crunchyroll had a bunch of announcements to make during its Anime Expo Lite industry panel today, including more info on three new Crunchyroll Originals. Specific launch times will be announced later, but the next set of Originals you can look forward to include EX-ARM, TONIKAWA: Over the Moon for You, and So I'm a Spider, So What?. 

 

Here's a closer look at the upcoming additions: 

 

EX-ARM

Launch Time: TBD

Territories: North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, and CIS

 

 

Synopsis:

In the year 2014, a high school student who hates machines, Akira Natsume, wants to change himself for the better and tries to take the first step in doing that... But then he gets run over by a truck. Fast forward to 2030. A police officer named Minami Uezono and her partner, the android Alma, infiltrate the scene of a trade going on at Tokyo Harbor for an unknown weapon named “EX-ARM.” They are then attacked by an enemy armed with the “EX-ARM” No.08. Put in this life or death situation, they decide to activate the “EX-ARM” No.00 that they stole from the enemy, and... 

 

TONIKAWA: Over the Moon for You

Launch Time: October 2020

Territories: North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, and CIS

 

Tonikawa

 

Trailer: 

 

 

Synopsis: 

The married life comedy by "Hayate the Combat Butler" author Kenjiro Hata finally gets an anime adaptation! Nasa Yuzaki falls in love at first sight after an encounter with the mysterious Tsukasa. When Nasa earnestly confesses his feelings, she replies, "I'll date you, but only if we're married." Nasa and Tsukasa's cute and precious newlywed life of love is about to begin!

 

So I'm a Spider, So What?

Launch Time: January 2021

Territories: North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, and CIS

 

 

Trailer:

 

 

Synopsis:

I, the protagonist, was just an ordinary high school girl, but suddenly I was reincarnated as a spider monster in a fantasy world. Not only that, but I awakened in a dungeon filled with vicious monsters. Armed with only my human knowledge and my overwhelming positivity, I'm forced to use spiderwebs and traps to defeat far stronger monsters just to stay alive... So begins the labyrinth survival story of a girl with incredible mental strength living as one of the lowest-ranked beasts!

 

Be sure to check out our anime and manga posts for the rest of the Crunchyroll Industry Panel news! 

 

 

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Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his webcomic, BIG DUMB FIGHTING IDIOTS at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox. 

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