Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac – Battle for Sanctuary to Stream on Crunchyroll

Crunchyroll has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac – Battle for Sanctuary. For those who are not aware, this is the sequel season to the first Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac anime series that streamed on Netflix in 2019. The series is set to premiere on the service this July worldwide except in Asia. Crunchyroll provided a description for the series. The young warriors who protect the goddess Athena are known as the Knights of the Zodiac. One young…

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“Fuuto Pi” Anime Series to Stream on Crunchyroll this Summer

Crunchyroll has recently confirmed that the Fuuto Pi anime series will be streaming on their platform starting this Summer. The series will be available in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East and CIS. For those who are not aware, the series is an adaptation of the “Futo Detective” detective manga that served as a sequel to the Kamen Rider Double series. The first volume of the manga was published in Weekly Big Comic Spirits in 2017 and ran for 10 volumes. Kamen Rider Double…

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Funimation Content Moving to Crunchyroll

Happy Tuesday heroes, today we’ve learned that Funimation anime content will be unifying under the Crunchyroll brand. This move will include Funimation’s subsidiary, Wakanim, as well as Crunchyroll’s VRV to create one subscription service for anime fans worldwide. As of today we’ll now have dubs and subs all under one umbrella. My Hero Academia, Tokyo Ghoul, Yu Yu Hakusho, Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation, and Cowboy Bebbop are now on Crunchyroll. This upcoming Spring season of anime will be hosted on Crunchyroll so those with Funimation accounts and start shutting down…

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Shenmue Anime Adaptation Announced!

Last night, Crunchyroll announced via their Virtual Crunchyroll Expo that an anime based on the beloved SEGA franchise, Shenmue has been greenlit. Now, it is my honor as the resident Shenmue super-fan to bring this news to you, our readers…   The details thus far are that this will be a 13-episode series, and will be animated by studio Telecom Animation Film. Whereas, the series director will be Chikara Sakurai. In addition, the anime will also be a joint collaboration with Crunchyroll and Adult Swim in terms of licensing for…

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Crunchyroll Adds Digimon Adventure (2020) to Spring Line-Up

Today, Crunchyroll announced that the new Digimon Adventure series is joining its Spring 2020 simulcast line-up. The series is a reboot of the highly beloved Digimon Adventure series of the same title released in 1999. The new series is the eighth anime installment within the franchise, and is set to broadcast in Japan on Fuji TV. The series will premiere on Sunday, April 5th, but it will be broadcast/ simulcast on Crunchyroll’s service every Friday, starting tomorrow. Below is the official information and trailer for the series: Synopsis: It’s the…

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Crunchyroll Originals Trailer

We have recently learned that Crunchyroll has revealed its first slate of “Crunchyroll Originals” which are anime that fans can only find on the service. In addition, Crunchyroll has posted a trailer showcasing the anime which will be apart of the originals branding, and I have to say I am interested in all of them. First I will let readers check out the trailer and then post the details from the actual announcement article down below on the upcoming series. In/Spectre – In this Crunchyroll Original, supernatural romance mixes with…

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My Hero Academia S4 Coming to Toonami

Happy Friday heroes! My Hero Academia Season four is coming to the Toonami block November 9th. The first episode will air at 11pm, kicking off the Toonami anime block. Other anime that are set to air on Toonami are the following. 11:30p – One Punch Man 12:00a – Dr. Stone 12:30a – Fire Force 1:00a – Food Wars! 1:30a – Demon Slayer 2:00a – Black Clover 2:30a – JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind 3:00a – Naruto: Shippuden 3:30a – Lupin the 3rd part 5 4:00a – Attack on Titan So for…

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Gundam X & Gundam Narrative NA Blu-Rays Announced

Today at Crunchyroll Expo 2019, Nozomi Entertainment announced two more Blu-Rays from the Mobile Suit Gundam franchise that will be releasing in North America next year. These releases join the previous announced Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Ultra Edition and the teased Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny Ultra Edition for 2020.   Mobile Suit Gundam NT/Narrative Just announced at Crunchyroll Expo, Mobile Suit Gundam Narrative is coming to Blu-ray in 2020! pic.twitter.com/VmPrsHHbOt — Nozomi Entertainment (@NozomiEnt) September 1, 2019 The 2018 film, Mobile Suit Gundam Narrative was the first release announced. While this announcement should not come as…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X Monsarmor Option Set

Recently, Premium Bandai announced an all-new S.H.Figuarts option set that was not shown at past Tamashii events, or conventions. Now, this option set is for the previously release S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X, as it is the S.H.Figuarts Monsarmor Option Set. The set is based on the other Monsarmor units Ultraman X would summon, besides the Gomora Armor, within the series through the use of Daichi’s X-Devizer and Cyber Cards. Yet, all four armors did eventually fused together as the Hybrid Armor in the series finale, while Ultraman X was armed with…

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Official Images: Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman GridKnight & Gridman (Initial Fighter) Set

Last night, Bandai revealed the newest additions to the Super Mini-Pla line which come from the anime series, SSSS.Gridman based on the Tsuburaya Productions’ hero/ series, Denkou Choujin Gridman. The first set to be announced is the basic Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman set, which we previously covered. Then as for the second set announced, it is a Premium Bandai release for GridKnight and Gridman (Initial Fighter), his first form in the series.   For those unaware, the GridKnight is the evolved form of the kaiju, Anti, who is based on Shinobilar…

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