Crunchyroll to Air Skeleton Knight in Another World, Muv-Luv Alternative, and More!

Check out a slate of new titles coming to the site soon!

 

At their industry panel at this year’s V-CRX, Crunchyroll announced an exciting slate of upcoming anime coming to the service! Crunchyroll will be airing video game adaptation Muv-Luv Alternative, light novel series adaptations The Faraway Paladin, The Strongest Sage with the Weakest Crest, and Skeleton Knight in Another World, and manga adaptation World's End Harem. That’s a lot of anime!! Take a look at the titles in more detail below:

 

 


 

Muv-Luv Alternative

 

 

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A story of the bonds between those who fight, in a world pushed to its limits. On one of the countless parallel worlds that exist throughout spacetime, humanity has fought a decades long war against the BETA, hostile extraterrestrial invaders, using humanoid fighting machines called Tactical Surface Fighters. This is a story of how humanity lives and dies while on the brink of extinction…

 

 

Airing Info: Coming to Crunchyroll this Fall!

 

 


 

The Faraway Paladin

 

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In the ruined city of the dead far from human civilization lives a single human child named Will. He is raised by three undead: Blood the heroic skeleton warrior, Mary the ladylike mummy priestess, and Gus the crotchety ghost wizard. The three of them teach the boy what they know and pour their love into him.

One day, the boy begins to wonder, "Who am I?" Will uncovers the mysteries of the undead hidden in this faraway land. He learns of the love and mercy of good gods, as well as the paranoia and madness of evil gods. And once he learns it all, the boy embarks on the path to becoming a Paladin.

 

Airing Info: Coming to Crunchyroll this Fall!

 

 


 

The Strongest Sage with the Weakest Crest

 

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His strength limited by the magical crest with which he was born, Mathias, the world’s most powerful sage, decides reincarnation is necessary to become the strongest of all. Upon his rebirth as a young boy, Mathias is thrilled to discover he’s been born with the optimal crest for magical combat on his first try! Unfortunately, the world he’s been born into has abysmally poor standards when it comes to magic, and everyone thinks he’s still marked for failure! Now it’s up to Mathias to prove everyone wrong…world’s strongest sage-style!

 

Airing Info: Coming to Crunchyroll January 2022!

 

 


 


Skeleton Knight in Another World

 

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When Arc wakes up, he discovers that he has been transported to another world in the body of the character he was playing in an MMO. Looking like a suit of armor on the outside and a skeleton on the inside, he is the Skeleton Knight. If his identity is discovered, he could be mistaken for a monster and become a target! Arc decides to spend his time as a mercenary so as not to attract attention to himself. However, he's not the kind of man who can stand idly by when he witnesses evil acts take place right before his eyes! This isekai fantasy series about the Skeleton Knight's unintentional quest to make the world a better place has arrived!!

 

Airing Info: Coming soon!

 

 


 

World's End Harem

 

 

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The time is near future-Tokyo, Japan in 2040. Reito, a young man suffering from an intractable disease, vows to reunite with his childhood friend Erisa and decides to "cold sleep" to cure her illness. When he wakes up five years later, the world was undergoing a major transformation. The MK (Male Killer) virus kills 99.9% of men on the planet. The ground was a super harem with 5 billion women for every 5 men. 

Only five men, "Numbers," are resistant to the MK virus. One of them, Reito, is required to "mate" for the survival of the remaining women and humankind. Harem life waiting for the world after the pandemic. At the same time, Reito is involved in a global conspiracy over Numbers. Can he overcome the temptation and save the world?

 

 

Airing Info: Coming to Crunchyroll October 2021!

 

 


 

 

Cayla Coats is the Editor-in-Chief of Crunchyroll News EN. She tweets @ceicocat.

 

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