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  • The Crunchyroll News Month of Kyoto Animation

    Celebrate and honor the studio with Crunchyroll News and Features for the month of July

    For the month of July, Crunchyroll News and Features will be celebrating and honoring Kyoto Animation. With one year behind us since the deadly arson attack, we want to elevate Kyoto Animation with personal essays and features about the studio and the creators behind so many works that have impacted touched our lives.

  • Crunchyroll Announces Summer 2020 Anime Lineup!

    The God of High School and more are coming to Crunchyroll as well as returning favorites like Re:ZERO!

    It's almost July, and that means it's almost time for a brand new season of anime! Crunchyroll is announcing its new lineup of series coming to the site next season, and this article is your source for all of the great anime you'll be able to watch right here!

  • Friday May 22, 2020
  • GREAT PRETENDER TV Anime Is Previewed in 'Project Promotional Video' With Creators

    Director Hiro Kaburagi, WIT STUDIO producer George Wada, and more introduce the series

    WIT STUDIO's GREAT PRETENDER posted a new 'Project Promotional Video' today featuring many of the series' creators introducing the productions and showcasing the character designs Evangelion character designer Yoshiyuki Sadamoto. Get conned after the jump!

  • Re:ZERO Author Nagatsuki's Original TV Anime 'Warlords of Sigrdrifa' Grounded Until October Due to COVID-19

    The high flying TV anime was originally scheduled for July 2020

    The official Twitter account of original TV anime from the mind of Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- author Tappei Nagatsuki announced today that Warlords of Sigrdrifa would be postponed to October 2020 due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. More details after the jump.

  • Hideaki Anno Wears Red Hood & Ultraman 60 T-shirt to Celebrate His 60th Birthday

    He has been working on the postponed "Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time"

    The official Twitter accounts for Studio Khara and his wife Moyoko Anno posted photos of Hideaki Anno wearing a red hood and a T-shirt with the logo of "Ultraman 60" (a parody of Ultraman 80) to celebrate his Kanreki / 60th birthday. In Japan, Kanreki is celebrated by wearing red clothes, such as cape and vest. Let's celebrate his birthday after the jump!

  • Mito's BL Comedy Manga Minegishi-san wa Otsu-kun ni Tabesasetai Gets Short Anime

    Yoshiki Nakajima and Shinichiro Kamio voice the two men at the office

    To promote the release of its second tankobon volume, a four-episode short anime adaptation of Mito's BL comedy manga Minegishi-san wa Otsu-kun ni Tabesasetai (Minegishi-san wants to feed Otsu-kun) will be posted every Friday from today on Monthly Action's official Twitter and the publisher Futabasha's official YouTube channel. Check out its first episode after the jump!

  • The Prince of Tennis Musical 3rd: National Tournament Seigaku vs Rikkai to be Streamed on YouTube for Free

    The two-part plays will be available for a limited time of 24 hours after their live-streaming

    The official website for The Prince of Tennis Musical series announced today that its two-part latest show "The Prince of Tennis Musical 3rd Season: National Tournament Seigaku vs Rikkai" will be live-streamed for free on its official YouTube channel on May 30 and 31, 2020. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Black Butler "Yorinui" Stuffed Dolls will Always Be There for You

    The 23 cm-tall cute items will be available on September 4, 2020

    Four-type stuffed dolls inspired by the characters from Yana Toboso's dark fantasy manga series Black Butler will join Movic's "Yorinui" brand. The brand name stands for "Itsudemo Anata ni Yorisou Nuigurumi" (Stuffed dolls that will always be there for you). Check out the details of the cute items after the jump!

  • Thursday May 21, 2020
  • Fire Force Season 2 Heats Up In New Trailer and Visual Confirming July 2020 Broadcast

    Fire Force season 2 will burst onto Crunchyroll!

    The war for the sacred flame continues in the second season of Fire Force, which has a brand new trailer released today, alongside a new visual confirming a July 2020 broadcast and the hot new season coming to Crunchyroll from July! Burst through the jump to check it all out!


  • HAIKYU‼ TO THE TOP 2nd Cour Has Been Postponed Due to COVID-19

    The 2nd part of the latest Haikyu!! TV anime season was previously scheduled to air from July

    The official website for the HAIKYU‼ TO THE TOP TV anime announced today that the second cour of the TV anime series will be postponed due to the ongoing effects of the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. More details after the jump.

  • You can Remotely Join Food Wars! Theme Performer STEREO DIVE FOUNDATION's New Song

    The project also provided the theme songs for Beyond the Boundary, GANGASTA, and Dimension W

    Acclaimed composer/singer-songwriter R・O・N's solo project STEREO DIVE FOUNDATION is now looking for the sound data for its new song. To join the recording, you have to record the sound of your instrument, chorus voice or hand clapping, then upload it to a large file transfer service. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tim Lyu's MANGA CLUB Stream Enters The God of High School Today!

    Next live stream is set for 3:00pm PST on Twitch and YouTube

    If you've been enjoying Tim Lyu's MANGA CLUB, you'll definitely want to tune into today's episode. Starting at 3:00pm PST on Twitch and YouTube, Crunchyroll's own Tim Lyu will be starting something new: The awesome WEBTOON series The God of High School! Read on for details. 

  • New Higurashi When They Cry TV Anime Postponed Due to COVID-19

    The series was originally scheduled to premiere this July

    Another planned July TV anime bites the dust. The new Higurashi When They Cry series was scheduled to premiere in July 2020, but the official website announced its postponement today. There's no new date yet, but keep an eye on the series' site and Twitter feed for a broadcast update in the future. 

  • The Liar Princess and the Blind Prince Game Goes Mobile in Japan

    iOS and Android release scheduled for May 29

    The Liar Princess and the Blind Prince is an action-adventure game that originally hit Japan back in May of 2018, followed by the west in February of 2019. Now, Nippon Ichi Software has it set to make its debut on mobile. Read on for more.

  • Get Ready To Master The Limit Break In The Newest Naruto x Boruto Ninja Tribes Campaign!

    Latest campaign launches today with new login bonuses and more!

    Naruto x Boruto Ninja Tribes players are in for quite the update, as beginning today and running for the next month until June 29th, the Limit Break Release Celebration is now underway! Read on for the details.

  • Moero Crystal H Brings Cheeky Monster Girls to Switch in the West

    Upgraded version of the PS Vita entry is due out this year

    Fans of the Monster Monpiece series can soon look forward to another followup making its way to the west. Eastasiasoft and Play-Asia announced plans to bring Moero Crystal H to Nintendo Switch physically and digitally in the west this year, so read on for details. 

  • A Celebration of Women of Color in Anime

    A list of 5 amazing women of color from equally stellar anime

    Though woefully misrepresented in all kinds of media, here's a non-hierarchical list of women of color in anime who are respectfully depicted, nuanced, and poignant role models for our own lives too. Read on for more after the jump!

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