September 27, 2022
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Crunchyroll Expo Reveals New Additions And Fan Favourites

Crunchyroll industry panel delivers first looks, new series, fan favourite anime movie announcements, and more at Crunchyroll Expo

Celebrating all things anime with attendees at the Sixth Annual Crunchyroll Expo this weekend in San Jose. They shared many exciting announcements during its Industry Panel yesterday (6th August). The announcements included new show acquisitions, exclusive first looks, fan-favourite movies coming to the streaming service, and more.

Crunchyroll will be rolling out the red carpet to welcome some of the most beloved anime , including the sci-fi cult classic AKIRA (Katsuhiro Otomo). The fantastical modern romance your name (Makoto Shinkai, Suzume no Tojimari; Weathering With You), as well as the critically acclaimed  The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Wolf Children, and The Boy and the Beast (all from Mamoru Hosoda).

Fans will start to see new movies launching on Crunchyroll every Thursday, starting  11th August  through October. Other eagerly awaited titles include Afro Samurai: Resurrection starring Samuel L. Jackson. The storybook tale of Josee, the Tiger, and the Fish, the dramatic romance The Stranger by the Shore. The sci-fi coming-of-age story Sing a Bit of Harmony, among many others, including those from popular anime franchises Free!, Fairy Tail, PSYCHO-PASS, Code Geass, and Black Butler.

Additionally, the blockbuster film JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 will also be making its premiere on Crunchyroll starting on 21st September. The prequel movie to the critically acclaimed anime series JUJUTSU KAISEN from TOHO Animation released outside Japan, across the globe, earlier this year. The film is based on JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 (JUMP COMICS / Shueisha), a prequel manga to the smash hit supernatural adventure series written and illustrated by Gege Akutami.

Tower of God 2nd Season

Reach the top, and everything will be yours. At the top of the tower exists everything in this world, and all of it can be yours. You can become a god. This is the story of the beginning and the end of Rachel, the girl who climbed the tower so she could see the stars, and Bam, the boy who needed nothing but her.

Coming Soon | Worldwide ex. Asia

My One-Hit Kill Sister
From Anime - My One-Hit Kill Sister
TBD | Worldwide ex. Asia+ India subcontinent

Reborn to Master the Blade: From Hero-King to Extraordinary Squire

After living a life devoted to serving his country and people, Inglis’ one wish to be free of a king’s burden and to train was actually heard, but as a beautiful girl! Reborn in the far future as a daughter to renowned knights, Inglis can now focus on mastering the martial arts. A wish has been granted, and Inglis will be on the front lines fulfilling the dream of becoming the strongest knight.

January 2023 | Worldwide ex. Asia

The Human Crazy University

“I’m Satake Hirofumi, your ordinary, run-of-the-mill… death row prisoner.”

Satake Hirofumi is a prisoner on death row for murdering his fiancée. He’s also an “Undeadman” who has survived many desperate situations. For this, he has earned the interest of a research institution called “Human Crazy University,” which studies real-life miraculous phenomena and the people who become entangled in them. Now a subject of their research, Satake relates to them his memories of his immortal, yet unhappy, life. Why did he kill his fiancée? Soon enough, the truth sheds light on a much bigger conspiracy…

October 2022 | Worldwide ex. Asia

The Fruit of Evolution 2: Before I Knew It, My Life Had It Made

High school student Hiiragi Seiichi is bullied by his classmates for being a “loser.” One day, his entire school is suddenly transported to a video game-like world of swords and sorcery, and when he accidentally eats “the Fruit of Evolution,” his life as a successful “winner” begins. All is going smoothly until he gets invited to become an instructor at a magic academy. Will Seiichi be able to continue as a “winner”?

January 2023 | Worldwide ex. Asia

The Aristocrat’s Otherworldly Adventure: Serving Gods Who Go Too Far
From Anime - The Aristocrat’s Otherworldly Adventure Serving Gods Who Go Too Far
Shiina Kazuya is killed protecting a young girl at a convenience store where he just happened to be at the wrong time. The next thing he knows, he’s in the kind of world he has only dreamed about–a world of magic and swords! He has been reincarnated as Cain von Silford, the third son of an aristocratic family, and he quickly grows interested in many things he sees. Then, on his fifth birthday, he’s baptized at a church according to tradition… and the gods grant him several divine blessings, along with stats that could only be described as unusual and extraordinary! In his reincarnated life, when it comes to things like battles, romance, and studying, apparently a little overkill is just right?! When he puts in the usual effort to do things punctually and properly, it only gets him in trouble… Thus Cain’s chaotic life in another world begins!

2023 | Worldwide ex. Asia

The Reincarnation Of The Strongest Exorcist In Another World

You can’t be happy if you’re just strong, even if you’re the strongest exorcist in the world.

Exorcist Haruyoshi Kuga, called an unrivaled genius, is betrayed by the Imperial Court and about to die. Resolving to be happy in his next life, he uses a secret reincarnation technique he created and reincarnates in another world. And so he receives a new name, Seika, and a new life.

“What I lacked in my previous life was cunning. In this life, I’ll be more calculating and find happiness.” With the strongest exorcist techniques and strong demons working with him, what lies ahead for him? The
peaceful life he wants, or…

This is the start of a story no one’s ever seen before: the story of the strongest exorcist in a fantasy world

January 2023 | Worldwide ex. Asia

Reborn as a Vending Machine, I Now Wander the Dungeon –

After dying in a traffic accident, I find myself standing near an unfamiliar lake. My body won’t move, I can’t hear my voice, and when I try to shout in confusion, words that I never expected come out!

“Get one free with a winner.”I-it seems I’ve turned into a vending machine…! I can only do what actual vending machines can. It’s impossible to move by myself, and there’s no way for me to have any meaningful conversation-how am I going to survive some fantasy world’s dungeon like this?!

Coming Soon | Worldwide ex. Asia

Sugar Apple Fairy Tale
From Anime Sugar Apple Fairytale
In a world where fairies are bought and sold to the highest bidder, humans aren’t exactly on friendly terms with the fae folk. But friendship is exactly what Anne Halford seeks with Challe, her new fairy bodyguard, though he’s not so keen on the idea. As his new master, Anne tasks him with escorting her through a particularly dangerous
area, but with a reluctant bodyguard eager to escape a life of servitude, she’ll have to deal with a lot more than she bargained for…

2023 | Worldwide ex. Asia

Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World Season 2

The much anticipated sequel to Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World

2023 | Worldwide ex. Asia

I’m the Villainess, So I’m Taming the Final Boss

“I’m breaking off my engagement to you.”

Suddenly hearing those words while attending a resplendent party shocks Aileen Lauren Dautriche into remembering her previous life, and she comes to understand her situation. She is in the world of the otome game “Regalia of Saints, Demons, and Maidens” as the villainess, Aileen, who gets in the way of the main character’s romance!

According to memories from her previous life, Aileen’s only route in the game is a one of doom that leads to a messy death. But if she makes the last boss, the demon king Claude, fall for her, then she might be
able to avoid doom after all!

Thinking that, she declares to the beautiful demon king: “I would like you to marry me!”
Aileen’s journey to turn things around and find happiness is about to begin!

October 2022 |Worldwide ex. Asia