August 27, 2023,
Author: Patrick Snir
The summer season is still in progress and the fall season is just around the corner. But Crunchyroll has also made provisions for the future and recently announced five more simulcast titles for 2024.
Over the coming year, Crunchyroll will show the dark fantasy anime The Witch and the Beast (from January 2024), A Sign of Affection (from January 2024) and the second season of HIGH CARD (from January 2024) with German subtitles in simulcast .
The streaming provider also secured new Isekai series As a Reincarnated Aristocrat, I'll Use My Appraisal Skill to Rise in the New World (2024) and fantasy comedy anime Sasaki and Peeps (2024).
Specific dates and broadcast times for the individual series have not yet been determined. As usual, Crunchyroll will simulcast the episodes shortly after the Japanese TV premiere in the original Japanese language with German subtitles. Below this post you will find a detailed description of all the anime series mentioned above.
From January 2024 : The Witch and the Beast
Guideau is a wild girl with long fangs and the eyes of a beast. Her gentle companion Ashaf carries a mysterious coffin on her back and commands a flock of black crows. This sinister couple appears one day in a town ruled by a witch and at the same time revered as a heroine by the townsfolk. But Ashaf and Guideau know the truth: wherever a witch appears, curses and disasters follow. They also have unfinished business and won't hesitate to take down anyone, be it an angry crowd or an army garrison.
From January 2024 : A token of affection
Amidst the difficulties at her university, deaf student Yuki finds unexpected support in fellow student Itsuomi. In contrast to previous experiences, Yuki experiences that Itsuomi behaves impartially towards her and is apparently unimpressed by her handicap. As he gently opens up a whole new world for her, a tender feeling of affection begins to blossom in Yuki…
From January 2024 : HIGH CARD – Season 2
Finn's orphanage faces financial ruin – he heads to the nearest casino to win a fortune. Once there, he gets caught up in a bloody shootout triggered by a man's "lucky card." Finn eventually learns that the world order is controlled by whoever holds a deck of 52 X-Playing Cards. The secretive group High Card was commissioned directly by the King of Fourland to collect these cards while working as front employees for the luxury car manufacturer Pinochle. Finn, now chosen as the fifth member of the party, joins the players and embarks on a dangerous mission…
From 2024 : As a Reincarnated Aristocrat, I'll Use My Appraisal Skill to Rise in the New World
After 35 years of an ordinary life, a businessman suddenly dies. But he awakens from the shackles of this everyday life as Ars Louvent, descendant of a modest noble dynasty, in another world. Although he isn't particularly strong or intelligent, he has to help the family estates out of various misery. Equipped with a special talent called "Appraisal", he is able to recognize the strengths and abilities of his fellow human beings at first glance. It is now up to him to recruit those individuals with exceptional talents whom he can track down using this Gift. This is the only way he can help his family to shine again.
From 2024: Sasaki and Peeps
Sasaki's everyday life is dominated by work, which leaves him completely exhausted and unfulfilled. Looking for some company to fill the void in his life, he visits a pet store on a whim and adopts the Java sparrow, Peeps. Once home, however, the sparrow turns out to be a powerful magician from another world and promptly endows Sasaki with supernatural powers, allowing him to wander between worlds. Suddenly he is drawn into an adventure that is shaped by swords and magic.
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