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    Sunday September 8, 2019
  • GRANBELM Shoots for the Moon with Life-Sized Heroine Figures

    One-of-a-kind statues of Mangetsu and Shingetsu retail for a whopping 2.4 million yen each

    You can't keep a good mecha-piloting magical girl down, and now two lucky (and well-heeled) fans will have a chance to own a piece of GRANBELM history, because the original TV anime is holding a lottery style drawing to sell off the one-of-a-kind life-size figures of heroines Kohinata Mangetsu and Shingetsu Ernesta Fukami that were displayed at the AnimeJapan 2019 convention. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday September 1, 2019
  • Vinland Saga TV Anime Teases Viking Violence with 2nd Cour Trailer

    New OP / ED theme song performers revealed for ongoing adaptation based on Makoto Yukimura's seinen manga

    Beware the Norsemen! Vinland Saga, a TV anime based on the historical fiction seinen manga by Makoto Yukimura about revenge and redemption in the era when Viking raiders terrorized the seas, is continuing into its second cour soon, and now a new trailer and new OP / ED theme song performers have been revealed for the series. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday July 24, 2019
  • Weathering With You Takes the Toronto International Film Festival by Storm

    Makoto Shinkai's latest film will run in the "Special Presentations" track at the largest film festival in North America

    Gray skies are going to clear up, because Weathering With You (known in Japan as Tenki no Ko), the latest theatrical anime film from director Makoto Shinkai and studio CoMix Wave Films (your name.), will be screened as part of the "Special Presentation" track during the 44th annual Toronto International Film Festival, which runs from September 05 - 15, 2019, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday July 9, 2019
  • Kiki's Delivery Service Swoops into U.S. Theaters in Late July of 2019

    Fathom Events and GKIDS continue their "Studio Ghibli Fest 2019" screenings with beloved 1989 anime theatrical film

    If you haven't yet had a chance to experience the magic of Kiki's Delivery Service on the silver screen, then GKIDS and Fathom Events have got you covered with three upcoming screenings of the film in select U.S. theaters in late July of the 2019 as part of their year-long "Studio Ghibli Fest 2019" celebrations. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Saturday July 6, 2019
  • Hestia Familia Fights in New Trailer for Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? II

    Ongoing adaptation of fantasy light novel series written by Fujino Omori hits Crunchyroll on July 12, 2019

    The Hestia Familia competes in gladiatorial-style games in a new trailer for Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? II, the ongoing TV anime adaptation based on the series of fantasy light novels written by Fujino Omori and illustrated by Suzuhito Yasuda about a young adventurer who tries to level up in order to win the affections of the girl that he likes. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday July 4, 2019
  • Crunchyroll Explores a Magical World with GRANBELM TV Anime

    Original mecha series from the director of "Re:ZERO" joins the Summer 2019 simulcast season

    We've got some exciting news for all you fans of moe and mecha out there: GRANBELM, an original TV anime from Re:ZERO director Masahiru Watanabe and animation studio Nexus, is coming to Crunchyroll as part of the Summer 2019 streaming simulcast lineup. Hit the jump to learn all the juicy details.

  • Vengeance Begets Violence in Vinland Saga TV Anime Trailer

    Adaptation based on seinen manga by Makoto Yukimura hits Japanese TV and Amazon Prime Video in July of 2019

    Viking warfare is brutal in a new trailer for Vinland Saga, an upcoming TV anime based on the seinen manga by Makoto Yukimura about a young man on a journey of revenge and redemption during the age when the Viking longboats were the scourge of the northern European seas. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Tuesday July 2, 2019
  • Heroine Blesses the Rain in Extended Trailer for Weathering With You

    Latest theatrical anime film from Makoto Shinkai ("your name.") hits theaters in Japan on July 19, 2019

    Magic is in the air in a new trailer for Weathering With You (known in Japan as Tenki no Ko), the latest film from director Makoto Shinkai and animation studio CoMix Wave Films. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Monday July 1, 2019
  • Kids Make Wishes in KARAKAI JOZU NO TAKAGI-SAN TV Anime Key Visual

    Second season of adaptation of Soichiro Yamamoto's heartful romantic comedy manga hits Tokyo MX on July 07, 2019

    A new key visual with a Tanabata theme has been revealed for KARAKAI JOZU NO TAKAGI-SAN, an ongoing TV anime based on the romantic comedy manga by Soichiro Yamamoto about a middle school girl who loves to play pranks on the boy that she likes. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Heroes Have It Rough in Okaa-san Online TV Anime Trailer

    "Do You Love Your Mom and Her Two-Hit Multi-Target Attacks" hits Tokyo MX beginning on July 12, 2019

    It's hard to make a strong first impression in an immersive MMO when your mom keeps stealing all your kills with her over-powered dual-wielding techniques, or at least that's the case in the new trailer for Do You Love Your Mom and Her Two-Hit Multi-Target Attacks? (known in Japan as Tsujo Kogeki ga Zentai Kogeki de Ni-kai Kogeki no Okasan wa Suki desu ka?, or "Okaa-san Online" for short), an upcoming TV anime based on the series of "momcom" isekai fantasy light novels written by Dachima Inaka and illustrated by Iida Pochi. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Sunday June 30, 2019
  • Foolishness Intensifies in Wasteful Days of High School Girls PV

    TV anime based on everyday comedy web manga by BINO hits Japanese TV on July 05, 2019

    It's almost time to dare to be stupid with the Japanese broadcast of Wasteful Days of High School Girls (known in Japan as Jyoshi Kousei no Mudazukai, or "JyoshiMuda" for short), the TV anime based on the everyday comedy web manga by BINO about a trio of high school girls just kinda wasting their lives, and now a new preview video gives viewers a taste of the foolishness to come. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Wednesday June 26, 2019
  • Fighters Cut Loose in Kengan Ashura Original Net Anime Trailer

    15 additional cast members announced for upcoming Netflix original anime based on brutal martial arts manga

    Netflix has revealed a hard-hitting new trailer (both in English and in Japanese) as well as 15 additional cast members for Kengan Ashura, an upcoming original net anime based on the violent martial arts manga written by Sandrovich Yabako and illustrated by Daromeon about a skilled young fighter who strives to make it to the top in an underground fighting tournament ruled by mega-corporations. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Seven Guests Join the Picnic in Hakata Mentai! Pirikarako-chan TV Anime

    Short form series about friendly food fairies hits KBC Kyushu Asahi Broadcasting and Crunchyroll in July of 2019

    Seven guest cast members have been revealed for Hakata Mentai! Pirikarako-chan, an upcoming original short form TV anime about the daily misadventures of an enthusiastic food fairy and her friends in a traditional Japanese shopping district. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday June 24, 2019
  • BAD HOP Performs ED Theme for Kengan Ashura Original Net Anime

    TV series based on digital manga about underground pit fighters hits Netflix on July 31, 2019

    The ending theme performers have been revealed for Kengan Ashura, an upcoming original net anime based on the hard-hitting martial arts manga written by Sandrovich Yabako and illustrated by Daromeon about a young pit fighter climbing the ranks in an illegal, underground tournament run by unscrupulous corporations. Hit the jump to learn more.