It's almost time to unleash the Spring 2019 anime lineup on Crunchyroll, so let's take a moment to prepare ourselves with an early look at what's to come. We previously updated with a look at continuing simulcasts, and you can consider this post your one-stop shop for all the latest announcements!
If you really think about it, Asian horror films have all the key ingredients for a perfect anime series. Great visuals, expert character development, and some truly unique and terrifying storylines. Here's a few of Asian horror films that should absolutely be adapted as anime. Wanna know more? Hit the jump to read on!
Shigure may have been making little zodiac figurines, but I choose to believe he was making mochi...zodiac mochi! With a delicious ganache filling. Yes...this seems plausible. Click through to see how to make your own adorable mochi!
Discover more of the world of If It's for My Daughter, I'd Even Defeat a Demon Lord! This summer's light novel adaptation has debuted a new PV, key visual, and several cast additions. Check them all out after the jump!
The stars of Kunihiko Ikuhara's hit anime series have joined forces for a new key visual! Characters from Revolutionary Girl Utena, Sarazanmai, and more grace the latest poster for the director's upcoming exhibition. Check out the full visual, and read up on the event's latest announcements, after the jump!
Remember your first kiss? The touch of someone you liked? What if you...just didn't feel anything at all? As it turns out, sexuality is a complicated and messy thing, and in Bloom Into You, we dive into figure out exactly how to make sense of it all! Read more after the jump!
The third episode of the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba anime is right around the corner this weekend, but we have much more to look forward to after that. Read on for more.
Seven Seas Entertainment license announcement followed up its first three reveals with seven more manga and light novels over the past day and some change, including weightlifting manga Dumbbell Nan Kilo Moteru?, which is being adapted into an anime this summer. Check out all the details after the jump.
Two additional cast members have been revealed for the newly announced Special Crime Investigation Unit - Special7 (known in Japan as Keishichō Tokumu-bu Tokushu Kyōaku-han Taisaku-Shitsu Dai-Nana-ka -Tokunana-), an upcoming original TV anime that pits a group of misfit cops against a secretive criminal organization in near-future Tokyo. Hit the jump to learn more.
Two more cast members have been revealed for Kochoki ~ Wakaki Nobunaga ~ ("Beautiful Butterfly ~ Young Nobunaga ~"), an upcoming TV anime that tells the story of Sengoku Period conquerer Oda Nobunaga as a young man. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official Twitter for veteran manga story writer Kazuo Koike announced today that he passed away on April 17 due to pneumonia. He was 82. According to his wish, his funeral was already conducted only by his relatives. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for Miru Tights, a new web short anime series based on illustrator Yom's "girls in tights" illustrations, has posted a 80-second full trailer introducing its three main girls with their character voices: Len Aikawa (Haruka Tomatsu), Yua Nakabeni (Yoko Hikasa), and Homi Moegi (Aya Suzaki). Meet the three girls in their high school life after the jump.
The official website for the anime adaptation project based on Kana Akatsuki's fantasy light novel series Violet Evergarden has posted a key visual and a 30-second teaser trailer narrated by Takejito Koyasu for its forthcoming all-new feature film, and also confirmed that the film is set to be released in Japan on January 10, 2020. Check out the latest information including the directors's message after the jump.
An online petition to legally release Makoto Shinkai's forthcoming new anime feature film Tenki no Ko/Weathering With You in India has been held on Change.org since February and has attracted more than 16,600 signatures so far. Then one fan in the country directly asked the director about its possibility on Twitter. See his answer after the jump.
Fans of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana will soon be able to take it along with them on their phones. Falcom announced plans to team up with publisher Linekong Entertainment Technology for a mobile version of the 2016 action-RPG, with a worldwide release in the works for iOS and Android devices. Read on for more.
The highly-anticipated spin-off stage play PSYCHO-PASS Virtue and Vice finally started its run at Ninon Seinenkan Hall in Tokyo on April 18. One day before its opening, its dress rehearsal session was introduced to Japanese media. Check out how they recreate the PSYCHO-PASS world on the stage in the video reports after the jump!