Japanese media outlet and event promoter OTAQUEST has announced a new partnership with the Anime Central anime convention which has led to the development of OTAQUEST CONNECT Powered by Anime Central, a new two-day virtual convention that will be held on August 15th-16th. The convention will feature Japanese industry guests along with musical performances across both days. Read on for the details.
From the team that brought you Crunchyroll Expo, now comes the Crunchyroll Expo livestream marathon on Friday, April 17 starting at 12 PM PST! Read on for more.
We almost never see them but they are incredibly important for our enjoyment of watching anime. Japanese voice actors play a big part in making us laugh, cry and be emotionally invested in our favorite shows. We had the opportunity to meet and chat with Yui Horie, and she had plenty to tell us, like how Miss Monochrome came to be and how voice actors read lines in English and other languages. Wanna know more? Hit the jump!
We feature the winners and the best of the best in our photo report from Anime NYC's Masquerade. The 11 awards ranged from Judge's Choice to the most highly anticipated award of the evening: Best in Show. Find out more and see the winners after the jump!
With anime, it’s easy to get lost in the visual action on the screen. But what’s a good anime without a good soundtrack to go with it? We got to talk to Yoshihiro Ike, the man behind the music of Kuroko’s Basketball, Blood: The Last Vampire, Rage of Bahamut, and this season's To the Abandoned Sacred Beasts! If you’re curious to hear his process for composing music, working with MAPPA, and the importance of sound effects, hit the jump and read on!
Crunchyroll is heading back to C2E2 (Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo) on March 22-24 this year at McCormick Place! We heard you missed us. ;P Don’t worry, we missed you too. But we’ll make it up to you with some cool Crunchyroll stuff going on at the show! Read on for more.