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    Wednesday August 28, 2019
  • A Tidal Wave of Anime Premieres Awaits You at Crunchyroll Expo

    Let's break down all the anime showings and premieres at this weekend's Crunchyroll Expo!

    Though this weekend's Crunchyroll Expo will be stuffed to the brim with guests and events and other various attractions, the fun doesn't end there. We're also hosting a wide array of anime premieres, from highly awaited films to series that won't be fully airing until 2020! Let's run down all the exciting premieres awaiting you at Crunchyroll Expo.

  • Monday November 12, 2018
  • Tragedy and Healing: Why Maquia Makes Us Cry

    Mari Okada’s directorial debut is a celebration of motherhood and more

    Mari Okada's directorial debut, Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms, has had its US theater run, generating many tears in the eyes of viewers along the way. Now, with the film's Blu-Ray release coming in 2019, we take a moment to look back on Maquia, the ways it moved us, and the lessons it has to teach. Hit the jump to relive the journey!