Warner Bros.’ The Batman continued to dominate the box office for the third week in a row with an estimated $36.8 million in sales, while Crunchyroll’s Jujutsu Kaisen 0 was able to pack theaters with anime fans for a strong second place finish to the tune of $17.7 million.
Ahead of Blade Runner: Black Lotus’ premiere in November, Adult Swim and Crunchyroll have released the opening credits sequence for the upcoming animated extension of the Blade Runner universe.
While Anime Expo may not be an in-person event this year, the show will go on as Anime Expo Lite 2021, marking the 30th Anniversary of the long-running anime convention.
Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon will debut simultaneously on Crunchyroll, Funimation, and Hulu, allowing viewers to see the adventures of Towa and Setsuna on multiple platforms.
Cartoon Network’s Toonami is known as one of the first networks to bring anime to the masses and they will continue to do so, having unveiled a new original series, Fena: Pirate Princess, at Comic-Con@Home.