It's almost time to unleash the Spring 2019 anime lineup on Crunchyroll, so let's take a moment to prepare ourselves with an early look at what's to come. We previously updated with a look at continuing simulcasts, and you can consider this post your one-stop shop for all the latest announcements!
Some quick news for all you brawlers and juvenile delinquents out there: WayForward and Arc System Works have announced a new game in the beloved Kunio-kun series (most famous in the U.S. for entries such as River City Ransom and Super Dodge Ball), and this time a lady is taking the lead. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Puella Magi are on their way! Two years after its release in Japan, Magia Record will be making its way to North America for iOS and Android. Get the details and watch the new trailer after the jump!
The sixth and seventh volumes of writer Hajime Kamoshida and illustrator Keeji Mizoguchi's Seishun Buta Yarou light novel series are coming to the big screen in the form of the Rascal Does Not Dream of a Dreaming Girl anime film. Check out a new visual after the jump.
Trigger's outrageous 2013 TV anime Kill la Kill has always had an awesome soundtrack, and now the series is getting a definitive music collection with the Kill la Kill: Complete Soundtrack, a special 3 disc album that will be released in Japan in June of 2019 to coincide with the release of a new Japanese Bluray box set for the series. Hit the jump to learn more.
You will be able to meet the two teams of the Matsuno sextuplets again on the stage. The official website for the stage play adaptation project based on the TV anime Mr.Osomatsu has announced that its third show titled "Osomatsu-san on STAGE ~SIX MEN'S SHOW TIME 3~" will be performed in Japan this winter. Watch a teaser PV announcing their return after the jump!
The "Toshio Suzuki and Ghibli" exhibition dedicated to the words and illustrations by Toshio Suzuki, the former president of Studio Ghibli and producer of its anime feature films, opened at the Edocco culture hall at Kanda Myojin shrine in Tokyo today. Check out photos and videos from its press preview on Friday after the jump!
The Nijigen no Mori theme park in Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, opens its new attraction "NARUTO & BORUTO SHINOBI-ZATO" inspired by the world and characters from Masashi Kishimoto's internationally popular ninja action manga series Naruto and its sequel Boruto: Naruto Next Generations today on April 20. The attraction's official Twitter has started posting photos from its opening day.
Japanese figure brand FOTS JAPAN's official online store has started accepting pre-orders for a 1/7 scale painted figure of Rikka Takarada from the SSSS.GRIDMAN TV anime series in her competitive swimming suit for release in the end of June 2019. Check out the beautifully crafted item after the jump!
The official website for 29-year-old voice actress/singer Megumi Nakajima has posted a 90-second music video for "Love! For Your Love!," a newly-recorded song from her first best album "30 pieces of love" to be released in Japan on June 5, 2019, her 30th birthday. Check out her brand new song after the jump!
Hello Kitty is a hero to us all, but the manga Ichigoman takes that very literally! Penned by the writer of Kamen Rider 555, the comic is now available in print. Get a sample after the jump!
The Great Crunchyroll Naruto Rewatch keeps on trucking with episodes 92-98, where Naruto successfully pulls through with the Rasengan, and Tsunade finds her resolve to make some very important choices. What did the Crunchyroll Features Team think of this week's episodes? Read more after the jump!
School's in at Cure Maid Café with a new Isekai Quartet collaboration! The new menu features items inspired by the heroes of the crossover's four respective shows. Take a peek at the tasty treats and exclusive goods after the jump!
One Piece: World Seeker players will soon be able to step into the shoes of the greatest swordsman in the world when the open-world action game's first DLC episode arrives. Read on for a teaser and more.
Could an engineer with no animation experience make an anime? That's what TWIN ENGINE and Pancake want to find out! The studios are joining forces to host an "Anime Hackathon," challenging engineers to create new animation with existing technology. Get the details after the jump!
Home is where the heart is, but it's also where all of the psychic high school girls and low-level Yakuza hang out in HINAMATSURI, a 2018 TV anime that's one part absurdist comedy and one part sentimental drama and also the subject of this week's installment of Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog's Spring 2018 Renewal. Hit the jump to learn more.