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Crunchyroll delighted anime fans at this year’s Anime NYC with the announcement that the highly anticipated SPY x FAMILY anime adaption will be heading to the platform in 2022, alongside several other exciting series, as well as a special preview of Blade Runner: Black Lotus episode 3!
A spy has to make a fake family for a special mission. What can go wrong?
SPY x Family anime adaption will be heading to Crunchyroll in 2022. An action-comedy about a master spy who needs to have a family for his latest mission. Things become a bit more complicated when he unknowingly marries a skilled assassin and adopts a telepathic little girl!
SPY X FAMILY is adapted from the manga of the same name by Tatsuya Endo and published by Shueisha. The anime adaption is directed by Kazuhiro Furuhashi, with music by [K]NoW_NAME, and animation by Wit Studio and CloverWorks.
A Special Preview of Blade Runner: Black Lotus Episode 3!
Fans were treated to a special preview clip of Blade Runner: Black Lotus, a 13-episode anime series set in the world of Blade Runner. It is directed by Shinji Aramaki and Kenji Kamiya, with Shinichiro Watanabe serving as a creative director. The series is produced by Alcon Entertainment and Sola Digital Arts.
New episodes of Blade Runner: Black Lotus stream to Crunchyroll and air on Adult Swim on Saturdays @ 12 AM EST.
New Anime Titles Heading To Crunchyroll!
“This anime is based on the cutting edge soccer manga of the same name, following a young soccer ace as he takes his career to the next level. Coming to Crunchyroll April 2022.”via Crunchyroll
A Couple of Cuckoos –
“This chaotic romantic comedy follows two high school students who were mixed up at birth and find themselves in a pretend romance! Coming soon to Crunchyroll.”via Crunchyroll
Dance Dance Danseur –
“The first anime adaptation from popular manga artist Asakura George follows the passionate adolescence of a group of ballet dancers. The upcoming series will be produced by MAPPA and directed by Sakai Munehisa.”via Crunchyroll
The Dawn of the Witch –
“This new anime follows a normal boy and his companions who set out to truly find themselves as they encounter the magical and extraordinary. Coming April 2022.”via Crunchyroll
Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie –
“This romantic comedy follows sweet Shikimori who transforms into a heartthrob when her boyfriend is in trouble! Coming April 2022.”via Crunchyroll
In/Spectre Season 2 –
“This Crunchyroll Original series follows the supernatural romance of Kotoko and Kuro as they solve new mysteries. Coming 2022.”via Crunchyroll
Tomodachi Game –
“This series questions the nature of humanity when faced with the ultimate psychological game and is based on the popular comic series that has sold more than two million copies. Coming April 2022.”via Crunchyroll
A thrilling lineup of titles heading to the popular streaming platform in 2022. It will be a fun time for fans of anime over at Crunchyroll!
But that wasn’t all that the anime brand brought to Anime NYC. The Crunchyroll booth offered free goodies and interactive experiences to the convention.
A ttendees could take next to the ODDTAXI taxi, inside the Blade Runner’s black lotus, and see a mural devoted to One Piece!
Crunchyroll thrilled the anime community at this year’s convention. Can’t wait to see what they bring next year!
Missed Anime NYC? Check out Anime Frontier running December from December 3-5 at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Houston, Texas! Head here for more information and to get your ticket!
Anime NYC 2021 may be over, but the date is already set for 2022! Go to AnimeNYC.com to learn more.