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!
Aniplex announced today on August 10 that world premiere screenings for Sword Art Online: Alicization, the upcoming third TV anime adaptation of Reki Kawahara's sci-fi adventure light novel series Sword Art Online, are set to be held in seven countries in the world: Japan, USA, Australia, France, Germany, Russia, and Korea. Hit the jump for more information.
Production I.G announced today that its new original TV anime project is now in the works, revealing its main staff and a teaser visual. While the anime's official title has not yet been decided for various reasons, its story is confirmed to be set in Kabuki-cho, Shinjuku. Hit the jump for more information.
Following the first one featuring its protagonist Beelzebub and her attendant Mullin, the official website and Twitter for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of matoba's comedy manga Beelzebub-jyou no Oki ni Mesumama./As Miss Beelzebub Likes It. today posted a second key visual introducing its main characters. Check out the latest information after the jump!
The Japan Anniversary Association officially recognizes August 10 as Patlabor Day from this year. On that memorial day, GENCO opens an official website, Twitter account, and Instagram for the Mobile Police Patlabor franchise's new project "PATLABOR EZY." Hit the jump for more details.
Archery anime TSURU-NE has added two new stars to its voice cast. Not only that, it's launched its second PV, featuring more footage of the series's high school club. Check it out after the jump!
The heroines of Nerima have returned in Robot Girls NEO! The upcoming short-form series has launched a new PV and key visual to get mecha fans hyped. Check both out after the jump!
The popular Servants of Fate/Grand Order and their Alter dark-sides are getting the Sanrio treatment in a new collaboration! Housewares, accessories, apparel and more are graced with the eight Heroic Spirits. Check out what's on sale after the jump!
Ocean's 8 is making its way to Japanese cinemas, and legendary gentleman thief Lupin III has nothing but admiration for the ladies of the film! Check out voice actor Kanichi Kurita giving his take on the cast after the jump!
Want to show your love for the hard workers who keep you functioning all day? ANIMATION ADDICT is releasing an adorable line of Cells at Work! accessories. Take a look at the unique art, and find out where to get yours, after the jump!
A new key visual and the Japanes broadcast schedule have been revealed for Jingai-san no Yome ("The Non-Human Person's Bride"), an upcoming short form TV anime based on the 4-panel web manga by Yu Aikawa and Akiwo Yatsusaka about an ordinary high school buy who ends up betrothed to a giant, fluffy creature. Hit the jump to learn more.
Perfect Blue, a landmark psychological thriller theatrical anime film directed by Satoshi Kon and based on the novel by Yoshikazu Takeuchi, is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its release in Japan, and now New York-based film distributor GKIDS and Fathom Events are teaming up for a set of limited screenings in U.S. theaters in September of 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
Another Neptunia outing is about to make its way to PC. Idea Factory International announced plans to release Megadimension Neptunia VIIR on Steam, with the launch currently set for fall 2018. Read on for more.
Japan is no stranger to adapting western media into anime, which got me thinking about 10 western books, movies, or TV shows that would make great anime adaptations! Hit the jump to check out the list!
If you were planning on getting the upcoming Persona 3 and Persona 5 rhythm games, Atlus has a special bundle on the way in the form of the Persona Dancing: Endless Night Collection. Read on for details.
The Official Pokémon YouTube channel shared a new trailer for Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let's Go, Eevee!. Dig in after the jump to see more of Kanto, gym battles, Team Rocket, and Mega Evolutions.