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  • Here's the Exact Time SPY x FAMILY Cour 2 Begins!

    Spend more quality time with the Forger family starting on October 1 at 8:30am PT

    Hopefully you've got your own personal plan in place for the continuation of Operation Strix, because the SPY x FAMILY anime officially returns this Saturday! Read on for more.

  • UPDATE: Crunchyroll Announces Fall 2022 Anime Lineup! (9/30)

    The supercharged season begins with Chainsaw Man, My Hero Academia Season 6 and more!

    Get ready for one of the most hyped anime seasons ever as Chainsaw Man, SPY x FAMILY, BLUELOCK and more hit anime come to Crunchyroll this upcoming Fall 2022 season! Hit the jump to read the lineup and stay tuned for more updates!

  • Saturday October 1, 2022
  • FEATURE: A Brief History of Superhero Anime, From Astro Boy to My Hero Academia

    How Japanese theater, Shotaro Ishinomori, and magical girls defined Japan's superhero media

    Though superheroes are more often associated with western comics and, these days, multibillion-dollar movies, they also have a long, rich history in Japan. Superheroes have thrived in Japanese media for decades, so let’s take a deep dive to see how we got from 17th-century Japanese theater to Dragon Ball Super: SUPER HERO.

  • SPY x FAMILY - Crunchyroll Fall 2022 Spotlight

    The Forgers are back, and they brought a new friend along for the Operation!

    We'll find out how the operation goes when SPY x FAMILY continues today as part of the Crunchyroll Fall 2022 Spotlight, and you can read all about the show in our spotlight after the jump!

  • Kingdom Season 5 Continues the Epic Battle in January 2024

    The fourth season came to a close with a big announcement

    While the final episode of the Kingdom TV anime's fourth season had to be postponed by 45 minutes to make way for earthquake coverage, that didn't stop it from closing things out with a big announcement. Read on for more.

  • EVENT: Tokyo Game Show 2022 Returns For This Season's Biggest Games

    Check out some impressions from the show floor, including the first preview of the PS VR2

    Tokyo Game Show finally respawned this year after skipping a few in-person years due to the pandemic. While Japan’s borders were closed as of this writing, the show must go on, and boy did the Japanese game industry come out and show the world what it’s made of. Follow the journey past the jump!

  • My Hero Academia Season 6 - Crunchyroll Fall 2022 Spotlight

    Kohei Horikoshi's series finally returns to the screen today!

    The time has finally come for the return of the My Hero Academia anime, which is officially back in action as part of the Crunchyroll Fall 2022 Lineup with season 6! Read on for more.

  • The Forger's Daily Life Is on Display in SPY x FAMILY TV Anime's 2nd Ending Theme Song Video

    Cour 2 of the family espionage TV anime premieres today!

    Shortly after the Japanese broadcast of the first episode of the second half of SPY x FAMILY TV anime tonight, TOHO Animation released the second ending theme song video for the series that beautifully shows off the daily life of the Forger family just chilling in their house and getting through the day. Sneak past the jump to check it out!

  • Sword Art Online Takes on the Stage in New Live Entertainment Show

    Sword Art Online - Dive to Stage - starts up in Tokyo this November

    Sword Art Online has conquered the big and small screen, video games, light novels, manga and even prop sword makers, but now thanks to the 10th anniversary of the anime franchise, it's time for SAO to take on the final level – the stage. Press start to learn more after the jump!

  • Next Granblue Fantasy Fes Event Locked in for January 20-22

    Advance tickets are now available for the event, which will be held at Tokyo Big Sight

    It's almost time once again to celebrate all things Granblue Fantasy, because dates are officially in place for Granblue Fantasy Fes 2022-2023. Read on for more.

  • My Hero Academia TV Anime Leans Into Its Comic Roots in Season 6 Opening Theme Song Video

    Both the opening and ending for season six have been released creditless

     A new season of My Hero Academia brings a new opening and ending theme song videos, both of which were released shortly after the airing of the new episode without credits on Toho Animation's YouTube Channel. You can catch both of them past the jump!

  • Liella! Member Liyuu Posts More Than a Married Couple, But Not Lovers TV Anime Opening Theme MV

    Her 3rd single "TRUE FOOL LOVE" hits stores November 2

    Chinese cosplayer/singer/voice actress Liyuu has posted a full music video for her third single song "TRUE FOOL LOVE" on YouTube, which will be featured as the opening theme song for the fall 2022 TV anime More Than a Married Couple, But Not Lovers. Watch her cute performance after the jump!

  • Friday September 30, 2022
  • Level 1 Demon Lord and One Room Hero TV Anime Releases Teaser Visual & PV for 2023 Premiere

    Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Hiro Shimono, Ami Koshimizu newly join the cast

    The official website for the forthcoming TV anime adaptation of toufu's fantasy comedy manga Level 1 Demon Lord and One Room Hero opens with a teaser visual and a teaser PV today, announcing its premiere date in 2023. Check out the latest information after the jump!

  • Love Live! Sunshine!! Kanan VA Nanaka Suwa Releases Her 2nd Photo Book "Suwa Wonderland"

    She played waitress, high school girl, wizard, spy, and teacher

    Japanese publisher Shufunotomosha released popular voice actress Nanaka Suwa's (Kanan Matsuura in Love Live! Sunshine!!, Yui in BOFURI) second photo collection book "Suwa Wonderland ~Happily ever after~" in Japan on September 28. Check out her cute smiles in sample photos after the jump!

  • The [email protected] Riamu Yumemi VA Seena Hoshiki Takes A Hiatus due to Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

    She is currently hospitalized and undergoing treatment

    Sony Music Artists announced on September 30 that voice actress Seena Hoshiki, best known as Riamu Yumemi in The [email protected] franchise, will take a hiatus from activities for a while due to Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL), a type of blood cancer. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Anisong Duo ClariS Performs Madoka Magica TV Anime Opening Theme for THE FIRST TAKE

    "We think that taking off the masks will convey our feelings even more to you all."

    In the 249th episode of THE FIRST TAKE, a YouTube channel that delivers one-take performances by artists, anisong duo ClariS performed their second single song "Connect," the opening theme for the 2011 TV anime Puella Magi Madoka Magica. Check out their impressive performance after the jump!

  • Spike Chunsoft Announces Chaos;Head Noah Release On Steam Canceled

    Publisher cites Steam's insistence to make 'guideline related changes' to game for release

    Video game publisher Spike Chunsoft has released a statement to press announcing that its long-planned release of Chaos;Head Noah on Steam has been canceled. Read on for the details.

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