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Today at Anime Expo Lite, Crunchyroll had an amazing lineup of announcements, including new series joining their summer season, anime series heading to the platform later in the year, even more guests joining this year’s Virtual Crunchyroll Expo, and a look at two of the latest Crunchyroll mobile games Princess Connect! Re: Dive and Mitrasphere!
Anime heading to Crunchyroll this Summer!
“From the creator of AHO-GIRL comes a story of a triangular relationship as one high schooler dates two girlfriends at the same time! Premieres July.”Crunchyroll
Peach Boy Riverside
“One princess aims to travel the world when one day she encounters a famous ogre-slaying warrior! Premieres July.”Crunchyroll
TSUKIMICHI -Moonlit Fantasy-
“Shunned by a goddess by not being enough of a hero, one former high school student aims to survive in a new fantasy world! Premieres July.”Crunchyroll
Battle Game in 5 Seconds
“A battle of quick wit and power commences as a group of individuals battle every five seconds after meeting! Premieres July. Crunchyroll also included a special video message from Ayumu Murase, the voice of Akira Shiroyanagi from the series.”Crunchyroll
Seirei Gensouki: Spirit Chronicles
“Realizing his mysterious past, one orphan sets out to live a better life attending a prestigious academy for noble children.”Crunchyroll
Series Heading to Crunchyroll Soon!
Restaurant to Another World 2
“There is a certain restaurant that looks completely normal through the week, but on Saturdays, it opens in secret exclusively to some very unique guests in various areas of a parallel world. Premieres October.”Crunchyroll
“This original anime follows a father and daughter on an epic journey that brings them face to face with danger in order to uncover the truth. Premieres October.”Crunchyroll
The Night Beyond the Tricornered Window
“In this horror mystery anime, bookstore employee Mikado has a fateful encounter with an exorcist named Hiyakawa and must help out with exorcism duties. Premieres October.”Crunchyroll
The World’s Finest Assassin Gets Reincarnated in Another World as an Aristocrat
When a great assassin is reborn in another world, he finds himself the heir to a long line of killers from the shadows. With both his modern-day knowledge and experience and the special magic and techniques of this new world, he could very well become the most unstoppable assassin in history…! Premieres October.Crunchyroll
In the Land of Leadale
“A leisurely adventure tale is about to begin, featuring a girl transported to a game world and the smiles and tears she shares with her quirky companions! Premieres January 2022.”Crunchyroll
“This is a story about Musashi, a 15-year-old boy who lives in Japan during the Sengoku period where Japan is ruled by demons and Mushashi must try to confront these creatures with a certain special power!”Crunchyroll
Fans got to learn more about these already announced summer Titles.
Fena: Pirate Princess
“After an orphan escapes to the high seas, she takes her place as captain of a pirate crew for a swashbuckling adventure! Fena: Pirate Princess is a Crunchyroll and Adult Swim Original premiering this summer. Adult Swim will air the English dubbed series in North America and Crunchyroll will stream the subtitled series worldwide outside of Asia.”Crunchyroll
Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid S
“Tohru, Kobayashi and all the dragon friends are back in all-new episodes of Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid S! Premieres July.”Crunchyroll
My Next Life As a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! X
“All routes lead to another great season of Catarina Claes’ comedic adventures in love. Premieres July 3.”Crunchyroll
Drug Store in Another World – The Slow Life of a Cheat Pharmacist
“One man sent to another world is going to make the best of his medicine crafting skills, and that’s the doctor’s orders! Premieres July.”Crunchyroll
The Voice Cast of Restaurant To Another World 2 Join The V-CRX 2021 Lineup!
Junichi Suwabe, the voice of Shopkeeper (who also appears in JUJUTSU KAISEN as Ryomen Sukuna, My Hero Academia as Shota Aizawa, and Yuri!!! on ICE as Viktor Nikiforov)
Saori Onishi, the voice of Kuro (she is also in Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? As Ais Wallenstein, Umamusume: Pretty Derby as Mejiro McQueen, and Haikyu!! As Kanoka Amanai)
Sumire Uesaka, the voice of Aletta (she has also provided voice work for in DON’T TOY WITH ME, MISS NAGATORO as Hayase Nagatoro, My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! X as Susanna Randall, and The Great Jahy Will Not Be Defeated! as Kyoko Jingu)
Alongside this great anime news, gamers got to learn more about the Crunchyroll mobile games Princess Connect! Re: Dive and Mitrasphere!
Crunchyroll came to Anime Expo Lite with plenty of news and announcements that are sure to make anime fans very happy. All of these are more reasons to be very excited for Virtual Crunchyroll Expo later this summer!
Running from August 5-7, V-CRX 2021 will take fans back to New Crunchy City, Crunchyroll’s digital hub for the global anime community. See exclusive global premieres, check out industry and fan panels, and scope out interesting merch, New Crunchy City knows how to make anime fans feel welcome! You can register for Virtual Crunchyroll Expo for free.
The amazing lineup of guest heading to New Crunchy City continues to grow. V-CRX is the summer anime event that fans won’t want to miss.