One Punch Man Set To Receive Second Season

The staff and cast for the television anime adaptation of ONE and Yuusuke Murata’s One-Punch Man manga announced at the “One Punch Man Fall Festival” event on Sunday that the anime is getting a second season. The staff also announced that the series is getting a smartphone game app next year.

Madhouse and director Shingo Natsume’s first 12-episode anime season aired in Japan from October-December 2015. Viz Media and Daisuki both streamed the series outside of Japan as it aired.

The anime premiered with an English dub on Adult Swim’s Toonami block on July 16.

Murata’s manga series adapts ONE’s original web manga of the same name. Murata’s manga is currently running on Shueisha’s free Tonari no Young Jump spinoff website. Viz Media is publishing the original manga series digitally on its Weekly Shonen Jump anthology, and it is also releasing the series in print. Viz Media released the manga’s eighth compiled volume on September 6. Shueisha published the manga’s 11th compiled volume in Japan on June 3.

Attack on Titan Season 2 Set To Air in Spring 2017!

The staff of the Attack on Titan franchise revealed at the “Shingeki Matsuri” event on Sunday that the anime’s second season will premiere in spring 2017. The announcement also reveals a new visual and the second season’s staff and cast.
The returning cast includes:
Yuuki Kaji as Eren
Yui Ishikawa as Mikasa
Marina Inoue as Armin
Kishō Taniyama as Jean
Yu Shimamura as Annie
Yu Kobayashi as Sasha
Shiori Mikami as Christa
Hiro Shimono as Conny
Yoshimasa Hosoya as Reiner
Tomohisa Hashizume as Bertholt
Saki Fujita as Ymir
Hiroshi Kamiya as Levi
Daisuke Ono as Erwin
Romi Park as Hanji
Keiji Fujiwara as Hannes

Crunchyroll to Dub, Release Anime on BD/DVD

Crunchyroll co-founder and general manager Kun Gao announced at the Crunchyroll panel at Anime Expo on Friday that the company will start dubbing and releasing some of its anime series on Blu-ray Disc and DVD. The titles Crunchyroll announced that it will release on both Blu-ray Disc and DVD include: Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress, Berserk (new series), Twin Star Exorcists, Free!, Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches, Big Order, Myriad Colors Phantom World, and Gintama.
Crunchyroll confirmed on its site that it will be dubbing all of these series into English. The company also confirmed on its site that it also has the merchandising rights to Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress, and plans to work with various patners and in-house to create merchandise.

Sentai Filmworks Announces English Dub Plans for 7 Shows!

Sentai Filmworks announced at its Anime Expo panel on Saturday that it will offer English dubs for the following anime:

Ushio & Tora
Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma
Himōto! Umaru-chan
Amagi Brilliant Park
Monster Musume
Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?

The company has not yet announced release dates for the titles. This will be updated once more information is available

God Eater To Receive English Dub In Late 2016

Aniplex of America announced at its Anime Expo panel on Friday that it will dub the God Eater television anime into English. The company also announced that will host an AkibaFest event in Los Angeles’s Little Tokyo neighborhood on the October 15-16 weekend.

The English dub cast for God Eater includes:

Robbie Daymond as Lenka Utsugi
Kyle Hebert as Lindow Amamiya
Crispin Freeman as Soma Schicksal
Michelle Ruff as Sakuya Tachibana
Lucien Dodge as Kota Fujiki
Cherami Leigh as Alisa Illinichina Amiella
Mary Elizabeth McGlynn as Tsubaki Amamiya
Patrick Seitz as Johannes von Schicksal
Spike Spencer as Paylor Sakaki
Wendee Lee as Aisha Gauche