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    Friday January 27, 2023
  • INTERVIEW: The Great Jahy Will Not Be Defeated ADR Director Talks Video Games and Anime

    From Nintendo to Funimation and Crunchyroll, he's done it all

    We spoke with The Great Jahy Will Not Be Defeated ADR Director Jonathan Adams Rigg about his journey through video games to anime, his favorite series, and what it's like voice acting for Nintendo.

  • Wednesday January 25, 2023
  • Meet the Latest One Piece and Demon Slayer Funko POP! Exclusives

    Pre-orders are live now!

    Funko POP! collectors, rejoice! Two new Crunchyroll Exclusive anime figures from Funko are now available to pre-order from two of our favorite anime series. Meet our new anime Funko POPS! after the jump.

  • Princess Connect! Re: Dive Meets THE [email protected] CINDERELLA GIRLS!

    An idyllic time with singing, dancing, and performing friends from another world!

    Heyas, Knights! You read that title correctly: we’ve got another amazing crossover event featuring characters from a different universe! This time, we’re crossing over with special friends from THE [email protected] CINDERELLA GIRLS- meet the trio of Uzuki, Rin, and Mio that form the idol unit “New Generations” after the jump!

  • Friday January 13, 2023
  • INTERVIEW: Meet the Director of How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom's Dub!

    We interviewed Shawn Gann about his career as an ADR Director

    English dubs have been an integral part of the way we watch anime since Astro Boy in the '60s, and today we're talking to one of the people who helps bring those dubs to life! An ADR (automated dialog replacement) director is responsible for overseeing the entire process for English dubs and works closely with actors, script writers, and audio engineers to make sure the end product is the best it can possibly be! We had the opportunity to chat with ADR Director Shawn Gann (director of How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom, Requiem of the Rose King, Shadows House 2nd Season and more) about his career, how he got started in the industry, and some of his favorite anime in and outside of the booth!  Hit the jump to read more!

  • Thursday January 12, 2023
  • INTERVIEW: Hardcore Band SeeYouSpaceCowboy Riffs on Anime Inspiration, From Cowboy Bebop to Evangelion

    The band shares their thoughts on how anime and counterculture music have a lot in common

    From Cowboy Bebop and Attack on Titan, anime and manga had a profound effect on the shaping of the band and the siblings, in general. Read on for more.

  • Princess Connect! Re: Dive Celebrates Its 2-Year Anniversary!

    Princess Forms! Princess Gala! Princess Connect! Re: Dive!

    Heyas, Knights! Can you believe it’s almost 2 years since we’ve started our adventures in Astraea? To commemorate the occasion, we’ve got a special, Princess-packed update bulletin for y’all today, complete with 2nd Anniversary events, campaigns, and plenty more. Let’s dive on in!

  • Friday January 6, 2023
  • Chainsaw Man Collabs with The Alley for Special Devil Hunter Drinks! [UPDATED]

    Check out the special Chainsaw Man drinks from January 9 to February 9

    Fans of Chainsaw Man can head to The Alley locations in the United States and Canada to try one of two special Chainsaw Man-themed drinks! Hit the jump to read more!

  • Saturday December 31, 2022
  • OPINION: We Had a Wildlife Biologist Analyze Pochita from Chainsaw Man

    Chainsaw + Dog = ???

    Chainsaw Man is full of unique and fascinating characters, but maybe the most iconic is Denji’s tiny companion Pochita! Even though he isn’t in the majority of episodes, his uniquely lovable design and adorable charisma has endeared him to anime fans all around the world. But what exactly… is he? He’s a devil and he has a chainsaw, but how exactly does this creature’s anatomy work? Well, we had the opportunity to talk with wildlife biologist and activist Che Frausto about Pochita and he gave us his opinion on how exactly this little creature is built! Hit the jump to read more!

  • Wednesday December 28, 2022
  • Princess Connect! Re: Dive Brings the Magic with Misty★Kasumi and Purely★Shiori!

    Get ready to make magic with a pair of Landosol’s magical girls! 

    Heyas, Knights! Welcome to an extremely normal and run-of-the-mill update bulletin. This is just your everyday, normal newsletter, living its everyday, normal newsletter life. It’s not like there’s going to be any magical familiar that shows up and upends the normal day-to-day lull of Landosol, right?

  • Tuesday December 20, 2022
  • Chainsaw Man wird in die Welt von Bloodline: The Last Royal Vampire beschworen!

    Das Mobile-Game ist weltweit außerhalb Asiens spielbar

    Bloodline: The Last Royal Vampire ist ein mobiles JRPG im Retro-Stil, das auf der beliebten chinesischen Graphic Novel Bloodline basiert. Mit einer brandneuen Kollaboration schließt man sich nun mit Chainsaw Man zusammen!

  • Chainsaw Man is Summoned into Bloodline: The Last Royal Vampire!

    Mobile RPG is available worldwide outside of Asia on iOS and Android

    Bloodline: The Last Royal Vampire is a retro-style mobile JRPG game based on Bloodline, a popular Chinese graphic novel. The game is available worldwide, excluding Asia on iOS and Android. Read on for more.

  • Tuesday December 13, 2022
  • The 8 Best Last-Minute Anime Gifts in the Crunchyroll Store

    Hurry! Time is running out so get your holiday gifts now!

    Are you scrambling trying to figure out holiday gifts at the last-minute? Don't worry! Check out these simple quick fixes and treat your loved ones to something fun.

  • Monday December 12, 2022
  • Sony's SACRA MUSIC FES Returned to Stages to Sold-Out Crowds

    The SACRA MUSIC label celebrated its fifth anniversary with its first festival in years

    The Sony Music label SACRA MUSIC celebrated its fifth anniversary with its own music festival—the SACRA MUSIC FES. The festival was held at the Makuhari Messe Event Hall in Chiba for two days (November 26-27 2022) to sold-out crowds. Hit the jump to learn more about the festival!

  • Princess Connect! Re: Dive Continues the New Year Extravaganza with Kokkoro (New Year)!

    A returning story event, and other festivities to bring in 2023

    As we turn over a new year, here’s a look at all the exciting new characters, events, and other updates heading your way to the world of Astraea!

  • Wednesday December 7, 2022
  • The New 100 Thieves x JUJUTSU KAISEN Collection Is Custom-Made Apparel for Anime Fans

    Fans of JUJUTSU KAISEN will enjoy deep-cut references to the anime and manga in this 15-piece apparel collection

    Lifestyle and entertainment organization 100 Thieves and global anime brand Crunchyroll reveal the new JUJUTSU KAISEN apparel collection, a 15-piece capsule that sets a new standard for tastefully-styled fandom apparel with custom silhouettes and designs. Read on for the details on the one-time drop.