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New Blade Runner: Black Lotus and Shenmue the Animation Trailers

Crunchyroll and Adult Swim revealed new trailers for Blade Runner: Black Lotus and Shenmue the Animation at the New York Comic Con. The premiere date for Blade Runner: Black Lotus was also announced. You can watch the new trailers using the players below and let us know what you think in the comments! The highly-anticipated …

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Crunchyroll Fall 2021 Lineup Announced

With the season officially kicking off today, the Crunchyroll Fall 2021 lineup has been announced! The global anime brand revealed nearly 30 series as part of the season. The Crunchyroll Fall 2021 anime lineup includes the Crunchyroll and Adult Swim original series Blade Runner: Black Lotus and Fena: Pirate Princess, alongside Platinum End, SAKUGAN, and …

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Blade Runner: Black Lotus Opening and Key Art Debut

Adult Swim and Crunchyroll revealed more about the highly-anticipated animated series Blade Runner: Black Lotus, from Alcon Entertainment, at Virtual Crunchyroll Expo. You can view the opening sequence and key art below. The series, premiering later this year, follows a young woman who tries to seek revenge on those that have wronged her while uncovering …

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Fena: Pirate Princess Sets Sail on August 14

Fena: Pirate Princess, the swashbuckling samurai series inspired by Shojo manga, drops anchor Saturday, August 14 with a special two-episode premiere on Crunchyroll and Adult Swim. Adult Swim will air the English-dubbed series in North America and Crunchyroll will stream the subtitled series worldwide outside of Japan. You can watch the trailers using the player …

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Sony’s Funimation Acquires Crunchyroll for $1.175 Billion

Sony Pictures Entertainment and AT&T announced that SPE has completed its acquisition of AT&T’s Crunchyroll anime business through Funimation Global Group, LLC. Funimation is a joint venture between Sony Pictures Entertainment and Sony Music Entertainment subsidiary, Aniplex Inc. Crunchyroll is a premier anime direct-to-consumer service within AT&T’s WarnerMedia segment with more than five million SVOD …

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Shenmue Anime Series Announced, Primal Season 2 Greenlit

At Virtual Crunchyroll Expo, the first-ever digital edition of Crunchyroll’s yearly flagship anime convention, Crunchyroll announced that it will partner again with Adult Swim on the production of Shenmue, an original anime series based on the beloved SEGA game franchise. Adult Swim also this week announced more Primal episodes and has acquired the This Is …

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