The fall 2018 anime season is upon us, so it's time for a flurry of new announcements from Crunchyroll! We'll keep updating this post and the attached chart with each new addition, so keep checking back for more!
Kosugi-yu bath house and Space Brothers are teaming up to bring you four unique ways to relax! An upcoming three-day collaboration will offer medicinal baths, rubber duckie baths, and more. Check out the details after the jump!
Don't you hate it when your peaceful company vacation to the mountains turns into a survival-horror scenario when you and your co-workers are beset by an angry monkey wielding a machete? If not, you'll be happy to know that Monkey Peak, a horror manga written by Kouji Shinasaka and illustrated by Akihiro Kumeta, is being adapted into a "tate anime" ("vertical anime") that will be distributed on the Anime Beans smart phone app. Hit the jump to learn more.
Mari Okada's Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms is a special film, and it's getting an equally special release on Blu-ray in the form of a deluxe edition. Check out details and a preview after the jump!
My Hero Academia game My Hero One's Justice touches down in the west this Friday, so Bandai Namco went ahead and revealed further details for some of the day-one additions. Read on for more.
It's time to take a brief reprieve from the Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth character trailers and focus on another of the RPG's cinema-inspired dungeons. Enter Junessic Land after the jump.
Taking Japan's interest with blood types to new extremes, the nocturnal creatures are on the prowl for your blood. That is, untll they realize how special you are and feel super conflicted about what kind of thirst they're experiencing when they catch a glimpse of your neck. At least, that's what this list leads me to believe. Hit the jump for part 4 of our 5-Part Halloween-themed October special, the 5 most loved and hated vampires!
Ayakashiko, a supernatural everyday comedy manga by Hijiki about a human and a bunch of yokai sharing a boarding house in Asakusa, is being adapted into an audio drama that will be included with the special edition of the Japanese release of the sixth volume of the manga. Hit the jump to learn more.
ZOMBIE LAND SAGA’s plan to revive some of the country’s most beloved idols and entertainers, to have them promote Saga Prefecture as "regional idols" is as hilarious as it is ingenious. The show does a lot to promote Saga Prefecture, and we’re here to help, by showing you all the real-world places that have been featured in the show so far. Just hit the jump for more!
A new key visual and the story introduction have been revealed for Endro~!, an upcoming original slice-of-life / fantasy TV anime about a group of young would-be heroes going to school to learn how to defeat the Demon King. Hit the jump to learn more.
Dark Horse officially released the Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia today, covering over 30 years of the most iconic video game franchises of all time in both standard and limited edition versions. Hit the jump for an exclusive trailer debut!
Today was quite the day on Twitter: just five hours before billionaire flamethrower salesman Elon Musk's black-hearted declaration of love for anime (and subsequent tweets which I think we can all agree would be best forgotten), the Official™ Twitter Account made a bad tweet.
After making a sensational No.1 debut, Natsume Yujin-Cho: Utsusemi ni Musubu/Natsume Yujin-cho the Movie: Ephemeral Bond has continued its successful box office run. The 104-minute film based on Yuki Midorikawa's fantasy shoujo manga series still ranks eighth in its fourth weekend, and its official Twitter confirmed it had already sold 500,000 tickets in Japan. Hit the jump for more details.
It has been eight years since Madhouse announced that they would continue the production of the late Kon Satoshi's unfinished last anime feature film project Yumemiru Kikai/Dreaming Machine in November 2010. The studio's founder Masao Maruyama explained the reason for the long production halt of the film at the 20th Bucheon International Animation Festival in Korea on October 20. Read the story after the jump.
The city of Soka in Saitama Prefecture is commemorating its 60th anniversary with a new anime! Kimi no Matsu Basho e drops next month, and a new trailer is online to sample now. Check out the PV and screenshots after the jump!
Nico Nico is preparing to pay tribute to one of Osamu Tezuka's greatest works... with a 90-hour marathon! The streaming service will be running more than three solid days of Astro Boy, as well as inviting guests in for interviews and airing other Tezuka classics. Get the scoop after the jump!