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    Tuesday September 25, 2018
  • Manga Translation Battle of Professionals Begins!

  • Thursday September 20, 2018
  • ANIME CITY - Exploring the World of Mamoru Hosoda at the MIRAI Hotel Room and Exhibit!

    MIRAI comes to North America later this year from GKIDS

    Anime auteur Mamoru Hosoda’s latest magnum opus MIRAI (aka Mirai no Mirai) rececntly got the royal treatment in Japan with a large scale exhibition dedicated to the director’s work, along with a MIRAI-themed room at Tokyo Dome Hotel. Get a look at BOTH attractions after the jump!

  • Friday September 14, 2018
  • ANIME CITY – On the Trail of Treasure at Tokyo’s One Piece Store!

    Shibuya location now celebrating it's 6th anniversary

    Tokyo’s incredible shop dedicated solely to the unstoppable anime and manga juggernaut known as One Piece is now celebrating six years years of Straw Hat Pirate action in Japan. After the jump, get an exclusive look inside the store via our exclusive manga-style photo report!


  • Thursday September 13, 2018
  • Crunchyroll Adds ARIA The ORIGINATION and Emma: A Victorian Romance to Anime Catalog

    Both series available for viewing now!

    The ever-growing back catalog of anime at Crunchyroll gets a +2 today as a pair of titles from the Nozomi Entertainment: ARIA The ORIGINATION and Emma: A Victorian Romance (both seasons!) are now live for viewing. Hit the jump for more info!

  • Monday September 10, 2018
  • Your Anime News Brief - Hunter x Hunter, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, Goblin Slayer Edition!

    Top headlines for the week of 9/3 - 9/10!

    Monday Monday! That means it’s time for another edition of Your Anime News Brief wherein we present some of the biggest stories and headlines that broke last week. After the jump, check out the latest 411 on Tokyo Ghoul: re, Boarding School Juliet, Bungo Stray Dogs DEAD APPLE, and more!

  • Thursday September 6, 2018
  • Crunchyroll Adds Slayers Next to Anime Catalog

    All 26 episodes available now!

    The seemingly indestructible and much loved anime franchise known as Slayers gets an upgrade today at Crunchyroll as the 26-episode second season from 1996, known as Slayers Next, is now available for viewing.  Hit the jump for full details!

  • Crunchyroll Adds Frankenstein Family to Anime Catalog

    First two episodes now available

    The anime delivery truck has arrived today with word that Frankenstein Family, a recently completed series based on the Taiwanese comic concerning mad scientists and monsters, has joined the Crunchyroll catalog. Read on for more details!

  • Monday September 3, 2018
  • Your Anime News Brief - Madoka Magica, Hunter x Hunter, Rising of the Shield Hero Edition

    Top headlines for the week of 8/27 - 9/3!

    Anime News Brief! Where a wild week of headlines and announcements are boiled down into one at-a-glance view for e-z digestion! Enjoy a new round of our regular reportage – including stories on FLCL, Conception, and Kemono Friends 2 after the jump!

  • Thursday August 30, 2018
  • ANIME CITY - Golden Kamuy Takes Over the Tokyo Anime Center!

    Special event featuring merch and displays is open until 9/24

    Just in time for the recent announcement of Season Two, our exclusive ANIME CITY manga-style photo report undertakes a quest to explore the Golden Kamuy store and event happening right now at the fabulous Tokyo Anime Center. Hit the jump and enjoy!

  • Monday August 27, 2018
  • Your Anime News Brief - Gintama, Fairy Tail, and Evangelion Edition!

    Top headlines for the week of 8/20 - 8/27!

    Another whirlwind seven days in the anime news cycle have come and gone, but perhaps there’s some headlines or big stories you’ve missed in the mix! No problemo! Here’s your big anime news brief for the week of 8/20 to 8/27. Enjoy the latest updates on the likes of Ace Attorney, Detective Pikachu, and even That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime! Enjoy after the jump!

  • Wednesday August 22, 2018
  • Crunchyroll to Stream One Piece: Episode of Skypiea TV Special!

    Sets sail this Sunday, August 26, at 1am PST

    Witness the exciting return to Skypiea! On August 25, the new TV special One Piece: Episode of Skypiea premieres on Fuji TV in Japan! One hour later, you'll be able to watch it on Crunchyroll! Hit the jump for full details!

  • Monday August 20, 2018
  • Your Anime News Brief - My Hero Academia, Cells at Work!, Persona 3 Edition!

    Top headlines for the week of 8/13 - 8/20!

    It’s been another wild week here on Crunchyroll News, and with a new Monday now in the mix, it’s time to take stock of some of the big headlines and recent stories from the last seven days. Hit the jump for a face full of new art, unlikely figure skaters, and even anime fragrances!


  • Thursday August 16, 2018
  • ANIME CITY - A Look Inside Tokyo's Amazing My Hero Academia Shop!

    Limited time event runs until 8/19

    The hype machine for the new MY HERO ACADEMIA movie is spiraling out of control and into overdrive! As part of the promotional push, a new MHA pop-up shop has opened at the Animate store in Tokyo’s Shibuya ward! CR News' exclusive manga-style photo report takes you inside these hallowed halls after the jump!

  • Wednesday August 15, 2018
  • Crunchyroll Adds Slayers, Strike Witches, Trigun: Badlands Rumble, and More to Anime Catalog!

    Also: Shakugan No Shana: The Movie, Murder Princess

    Hark! A new cavalcade of titles are careening into the Crunchyroll anime catalog today, courtesy of our friends at Funimation. Time to make some room in your queue for The Slayers, Strike Witches 1 and 2, Trigun: Badlands Rumble, along with Murder Princess and Shakugan No Shana: The Movie! Read on for full details!

  • Monday August 13, 2018
  • Your Anime News Brief - Dragon Ball Z, One Punch Man, Full Metal Alchemist and More!

    Top headlines for the week of 8/6 - 8/13!

    “Monday” means it’s time for another edition of YOUR ANIME NEWS BREIF where we bring you the biggest stories and headlines from the week before. This time, some heavy hitters are involved including new Dragon Ball Z art, details on the next season of One Punch Man, and even a comeback for Satoshi Kon’s cult classic Perfect Blue! Hit the jump and get caught up!