Crunchyroll Adds Three Series to Its Lineup

Crunchyroll has announced that the site has added three series to its lineup.

Ninja Slayer From Animation has been added to the site’s Spring 2015 simulcast lineup. The series will stream every Thursday at 16:00 CEST, for viewers in the following territories: France (including DOM/TOM), Benelux, Switzerland, Monaco, Andorra, Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia.

The story of Ninja Slayer From Animation is described as:

Kenji Fujikido is a salaryman whose wife and child were killed in a ninja turf war. In a brush with his own death, Fujikido is possessed by an enigmatic ninja soul known as Naraku Ninja. Fujikido cheats death and becomes “Ninja Slayer” – a Grim Reaper destined to kill evil ninja, committed to a personal war of vengeance. Set in the dystopian underworld of Neo-Saitama, Ninja Slayer takes on Soukai Syndicate ninja in mortal combat.

The site also announced that it has added two catalog titles: Nekomonogatari Black and Tsukimonogatari. Both series will be available starting on April 17, 2015 at 12pm PT.

Nekomonogatari Black will be available to viewers in North America, Central America, and South America.

The story of Nekomonogatari Black is described as:

The story is about an incident that happened before “BAKEMONOGATARI”… On his way to the bookstore, Koyomi Araragi encounters Tsubasa Hanekawa whose face is covered with a bandage. The incident allows Koyomi to learn what has been happening in the Hanekawa household, but Tsubasa begs him not to tell anyone about it, saying she’ll do anything to keep him quiet. Without revealing her family’s circumstances, Koyomi tells of the day’s incident – he and Tsubasa buried a “cat” that had been hit by a car- to Meme Oshino. Meme tells Koyomi that he must immediately go to confirm Hanekawa’s safety. He heads to her house, only to find… So begins the nightmarish nine days of Golden Week…

Tsukimonogatari will be available to viewers in North America, Central America, South America, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and Ireland.

The story of Tsukimonogatari is described as:

The time is February, after the ordeal with Nadeko Sengoku was resolved thanks to Deishu Kaiki working behind the scenes. As Koyomi Araragi studied for that last push before the college entrance exams, a change to his physical body that “could not be overlooked” was starting to happen. The difference that could be described as retribution for all his past action is…!?

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Crunchyroll to Simulcast Saint Seiya – Soul of Gold

Crunchyroll has announced that the site will begin simulcasting the Saint Seiya – Soul of Gold anime on April 10, 2015 at 8am PT. The series will be available to all viewers in the United States, Canada, and premium members in South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and Latin America (South America, Central America, and Caribbean).

Crunchyroll describes the story of Saint Seiya – Soul of Gold as:

The 12 Gold Saints gave their lives to destroy the Wailing Wall to break the way for Seiya and the Saints in their battle against Hades in the Underworld!

Though presumed dead, Aiolia and the other Gold Saints return to the beautiful earthly world of radiating luminescence!

Why have these lost souls been brought back to life?

Shrouded in this deep mystery, Aiolia becomes embroiled in a duel.

When he burns his Cosmo to its limit…the Cloth of Leo transforms!

In 2015, the Golden Cosmo is finally revived!

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Crunchyroll to Simulcast Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches

Crunchyroll has announced that the site will be simulcasting the Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches anime starting on April 12, 2015 at 9:30am PT. The series will be available to viewers in the United States, Canada, Central and South America (including the Caribbean), South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.

Crunchyroll describes the story of Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches as:

Suzaku High School student and problem kid Ryu Yamada is in a bad mood after being chewed out again by the teacher today. As if his day couldn’t get any worse, he falls down the top of the stairs with honor student, Urara Shiraishi! When he comes to, he’s switched bodies with her! Two people who couldn’t be more opposite from each other find themselves running around the school in each other’s bodies! All from a kiss! The problems don’t stop there in this school romantic comedy that starts with a kiss! The non-stop fun has only begun!

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Crunchyroll to Simulcast Urawa no Usagi-chan

Crunchyroll has announced that the site will begin simulcasting the Urawa no Usagi-chan anime on April 9, 2015 at 10:30am PT. The series will be available to viewers worldwide, excluding Asia.

Crunchyroll describes Urawa no Usagi-chan as:

An original work from TV Saitama, Urawa no Usagi-chan features 8 anthropomorphic girls representing the stations in Saitama prefecture, that all have “urawa” in their names. To keep with the local spirit, all of the voice actresses for the show are from Saitama as well. Urawa no Usagi-chan focuses on the daily lives of these 8 high school girls.

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Crunchyroll Is Simulcasting Wish Upon the Pleiades

Crunchyroll started simulcasting the Wish Upon the Pleiades anime on April 8, 2015 at 12:15pm PT. The series will be available to viewers in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa.

Crunchyroll describes Wish Upon the Pleiades as:

Originally a collaboration project between Japanese car manufacturer Subaru and animation studio Gainax of Evangelion fame, Wish Upon the Pleiades, known in Japan as Houkago no Pleiades, features a cast of magical girls who are helping an alien to recover fragments so that it can return home to the Pleiades.

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Crunchyroll to Simulcast My Love Story!!

Crunchyroll has announced that the site will begin simulcasting the My Love Story!! television anime series on April 8, 2015 at 12pm PT. The series will be available to viewers in the United States (and its territories), Canada, Central and South America (including the Caribbean), Australia and New Zealand, Europe and the Middle East, South Africa and North Africa.

Crunchyroll describes the story of My Love Story!! as:

Takeo Goda is a giant guy with a giant heart. Too bad the girls don’t want him! (They always go for his good-looking best friend, Sunakawa.) Used to being on the sidelines, Takeo simply stands tall and accepts his fate. But one day when he saves a girl named Yamato from a harasser on the train, his (love!) life suddenly takes an incredible turn! Takeo can hardly believe it when he crosses paths with Yamato again, and he finds himself falling in love with her… But with handsome Sunakawa around, does Takeo even stand a chance?

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Crunchyroll to Simulcast RIN-NE

Crunchyoll has announced that the site will begin simulcasting the RIN-NE anime series on April 8, 2015 at 12am PT. The series will be available to viewers in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Latin America.

Crunchyroll describes the story of RIN-NE as:

Based on a manga by the famous Rumiko Takahashi, known for bestsellers such as Inuyasha and Ranma 1/2, RIN-NE follows the adventure of Sakura Mamiya, who has the power to see ghosts after a childhood incident, and her classmate, Rinne Rokudo, who is half shinigami and helps lost spirits pass on to be reincarnated.

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