WEBTOON Partners with Crunchyroll to Develop Animation Series

WEBTOON Partners with Crunchyroll to Develop Anime Series

WEBTOON, the world’s leading digital comics publisher, announced a partnership with Crunchyroll, the world’s most popular anime streaming service. The strategic partnership will see the development and co-production of new animated content. Crunchyroll and WEBTOON will also collaborate on the distribution, licensing, and retail of each new series. Korea-owned WEBTOON is currently the most read […]

one punch man

“One-Punch Man” vs. “Aggretsuko”? How This “Anime War” Is Just the Opening Salvo in a Bigger Streaming Battle [OPINION]

Anime streaming service Crunchyroll and Viz Europe Media Group signed a partnership agreement on Friday. This links Crunchyroll’s global platform of 50 million users with Viz Media’s European network of distributors, licenses and partners under one umbrella – impressive enough to even make One-Punch Man superhero Saitama smile. Crunchyroll is owned by WarnerMedia, which is […]

'Dr. Stone" Prescribes Launch on Crunchyroll this Summer

Crunchyroll Announces New Premieres and Records at Anime Expo

Anime Expo just wrapped up at the Los Angeles Convention Center over the July 4th weekend, and I think a lot of us would have been surprised if Crunchyroll hadn’t had some surprises for the audience! Not only where new World Premiere series announced, there was that new preview for Mike Shinoda’s World’s on Fire […]

Mike Shinoda Previews "World's on Fire" at Anime Expo

Mike Shinoda Previews “World’s on Fire” at Anime Expo

Saturday afternoon saw some pretty big star-power hit the stage at the Crunchyroll industry panel at Anime Expo in Los Angeles. Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park debuted a preview of his new music video, World’s on Fire. Mike was joined onstage by Adam Sheehan, Director of Events, and Victoria Holden, Creative Producer & Brand Manager […]

Crunchyroll Adds Three New Summer Simulcasts

Crunchyroll Adds Three New Summer Simulcasts

Crunchyroll is set to roll out three new summer hits starting on July 4th. Whether your into Japanese ghost stories, adventure yarns or dating escapades, Crunchyroll has your recipe for summertime fun! If It’s for My Daughter, I’d Even Defeat a Demon Lord Debuts Thursday, July 4th Dale is a well-known and highly skilled adventurer […]

“Mob Psycho 100: Psychic Battle” Coming Soon From Crunchyroll

“Mob Psycho 100: Psychic Battle” Coming Soon From Crunchyroll

Mob Psycho 100 fans have a lot to celebrate, with Crunchyroll Games announcing their latest anime-inspired mobile game, Mob Psycho 100: Psychic Battle. You can even pre-register now, and get ready to battle when the game drops soon! Here’s what you need to know: Mob Psycho 100: Psychic Battle is an original, turn-based RPG mobile […]

"Mob Psycho 100 II" Set to Debut at Crunchyroll Expo

“Mob Psycho 100 II” Set to Debut at Crunchyroll Expo

Anime fans headed to Crunchyroll Expo this Labor Day weekend are in for a surprise, with the anime service announcing that they will be premiering Mob Psycho 100 II: The First Spirits and Such Company Trip ~A Journey that Mends the Heart and Heals the Soul~ on Sunday, September 1st. Here’s how it works: The […]

"Fire Force" Fires Up Crunchyroll Summer Lineup

“Fire Force” Fires Up Crunchyroll Summer Lineup

Crunchyroll is getting ready to fire up your summer with a bunch of hot anime titles, and will be kicking off the programming fireworks on the first of July! Fire Force drops on July Fourth: Tokyo is burning, and citizens are mysteriously suffering from spontaneous human combustion all throughout the city! Responsible for snuffing out […]