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    Friday July 12, 2019
  • THE GREAT CRUNCHYROLL NARUTO REWATCH Encounters A Star In Episodes 176-182!

    Reach for the stars!

    Ever wanted to know how mail gets delivered in Naruto or what a meteorite would do to a village? Well, wonder no more as THE GREAT CRUNCHYROLL NARUTO REWATCH is here to answer all of your questions as we embark on episodes 176-182. Hit the jump to find out if you should stay away from a star or not!

  • Monday July 8, 2019
  • The Secret History of Early Anime Video Games

    We take a trip back to the early '80s for Video Games Day

    Anime video games are fairly common today, but where did the idea to turn anime into video games come from? For Video Games Day, we're taking a look back nearly fourty years to see the early days of video game adaptations of anime. How did series such as Lupin the Third and Mobile Suit Gundam pave the way for anime games today? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Sunday July 7, 2019
  • Revisiting The Funniest Anime of 2014

    Let's Celebrate the 5th Anniversary of Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun!

    Five years ago we were blessed with the premiere of Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun. Since then, it's been recognized as one of the best comedies and anime of 2014. How did it get those kinds of accolades? What makes its style of comedy work so well? Will we ever see a second season? Hit the jump to find the answers to these questions and more!

  • Wednesday July 3, 2019
  • QUIZ: Can You Name All of These Anime Attacks?

    Look out! There's an attack incoming!

    Laser beams, punches, magic, suplexes, stretches, kicks, weapons, and trickery. What do these all have in common? Well, they're used in all sorts of attacks that you'll find throughout different genres of anime. We've made a quiz that includes all of those and even more. Can you name all of the attacks we've cobbled together? Hit the jump to test your knowledge!

  • Friday June 28, 2019
  • REVIEW: A Symphony of Nostalgia and New Elements Await You In Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night

    A wildly laid out castle, swords, and whips? These seem familiar.

    One of the biggest crowd-funded and hyped games to come through Kickstarter has finally come out. Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is not ashamed of the genre it inhabits, but does that mean it stays true to its roots or does it go in a completely different direction? Does it live up to the hype? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Sunday June 16, 2019
  • QUIZ: Can You Name All Of These Anime Dads?

    How well do you know the fathers of anime?

    It's that time of year where we celebrate dads, and there's no better way to do that on Crunchyroll than by seeing how well you remember the many different fathers in anime. Will you be able to name all of the dads we've assembled or will some of them leave you scratching your head? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Tuesday June 11, 2019
  • REVIEW: Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth Has Some Problems In Its Theaters

    All the Persona characters you know from the last decade are here.

    Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth brings together twenty-five characters from the Persona games going all the way back to Persona 3. How do their new interactions work? How does the game come into conflict with itself? Do the new characters hold up their end? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Monday June 3, 2019
  • REVIEW: The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II Produces A Sequel Worth Playing

    The best new JRPG series gets even better!

    The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II has arrived on the PS4 just a few short months after its predecessor. How does this game compare to the previous entry and does it do enough to avoid a sophomore slump? Are the new improvements enough to keep players engaged? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Friday May 17, 2019
  • THE GREAT CRUNCHYROLL NARUTO REWATCH Sees Four BIG Returns In Episodes 120-126!

    Rock Lee gets a bit tipsy and the Sand Siblings are back in a brand new way!

    Body horror? Huge returns? Good doggos? Flute solos? This week's slate of episodes for The Great Crunchyroll Naruto Rewatch has all of those and so much more! Hit the jump to find out what Crunchyroll Features thought of Episodes 120-126 and which return we were most excited about!

  • Wise Man’s Grandchild Follows in the Footsteps of a Certain Slime

    How it's possible to be very powerful, but still a good person

    Wise Man's Grandchild's Shin might be a bit on the naive side, but that doesn't stop him from being a very powerful magic user. Similar to a certain slime we saw last season, Shin is not letting his power cause him to become more selfish and instead is using it to help others. How will this help him over the course of the series? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Tuesday May 7, 2019
  • QUIZ: How Well Do You Know These Anime Teachers?

    It's time to give appreciation to the many teachers in anime!

    With the amount of anime that are set in schools, that means there's going to be a lot of teachers to go around. For this Teacher Appreciation Day, we've devised a quiz to see just how well you know a good number of teachers that are found throughout anime. How many do you remember? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Thursday April 18, 2019
  • The Greatest Scientific Analysis of Anime High Fives Ever Created

    It's time to figure out what makes a good high five

    National High Five Day is upon us and what better way to celebrate this occasion then by going deep into the Crunchyroll labs to scientifically determine what makes a good high five in anime. Through our extensive research, we've come up with a few contenders and judge them accordingly. Which high five will reign supreme? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Monday April 15, 2019
  • Bridge to the Turnabout is the Pinnacle of the Ace Attorney Series

    An intense way to close out the second season!

    With Ace Attorney having wrapped up its second season, it's time to look back and see what makes its final case so enticing and fun. How does Bridge to the Turnabout wrap up stories that have not been solved until now and link a variety of characters together to create a wild ending? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Friday April 5, 2019
  • REVIEW: The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel Is as Good as It's Ever Been!

    One of the best JRPG series returns on a new console!

    One of the best JRPGs from the previous generation of consoles has returned with a new PS4 release. The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel has new additions to tide over people who have already played it, but if you have yet to dive into this series, what's here that will entice you? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Saturday March 30, 2019
  • Mob vs. Suzuki is the Truest Culmination For Mob Psycho 100

    It's being nice versus being cold and wanting all the power!

    A clash of ideals is happening as Mob Psycho 100 races toward its second season finale. As Mob and Claw leader Suzuki seem to mirror each other in terms of power and how they could each have become the other, how will their encounter show what the true meaning behind the series? Hit the jump to find out!