Anime News Round-Up: April 17th, 2020

Quarantine have you feeling down? Constant coverage of the Coronavirus Epidemic making you feel depressed? Fear not! The Nerd Den has the news you’re looking for! This week we’re looking at several new announcements such as Yen Press’s ‘Our Last Crusade, or the Rise of a New World!‘ Being adapted into a Television Anime Series, Crunchyroll reveals their most-watched series list for January to March, and Cells at Work: Code Black is getting a Television Anime Adaption. Here is this week’s Round-Up!

‘Our Last Crusade, or the Rise of a New World!’ Unveils Silver-Link Staff, Visual.

The Official Website for Kei Sazane and Illustrator Ao Nekonabe’s ‘Our Last Crusade, or the Rise of a New World!’ light novel series has unveiled not only a new visual, but the Silver-Link Staff was also revealed. Anime News Network has more information, including the Staff involved.

Jump Force, heading to the Nintendo Switch, with a DLC character too!

Think of it as a “Greatest Hits” version of this video game, except this one is bringing in a new Season Pass, all the DLC characters from the first pass and a brand new 3 vs. 3 Offline Mode. While Jump Force: Deluxe Edition doesn’t have an exact release date, it does have a DLC Trailer for MHA’s Shoto Todoroki as a playable character.


Crunchyroll releases their most-watched series list for January to March

First reported by ANN, the Streaming Service is known as Crunchyroll shared a roundup of data including the most popular streamed anime and most actively streaming Countries for its first quarter (January to March). For the list, click the link above for more info!

Cells at Work! Code Black reveals Anime Staff, Cast.

With it and Cells at Work!! the second season having a January release date, Kodansha’s Morning Magazine revealed the new staff and cast for Code Black; for more on this, ANN has the list.

Cells at Work! Code Black Trailer

Evangelion 3.0+1.0 Film delayed due to Coronavirus Concerns

Television Anime and Films are getting either postponed or delayed due to the recent Coronavirus outbreak, for example, Studio Khara’s newest film; Evangelion 3.0+1.0 ‘Thrice Upon a Time’ has been one of the films that have been affected, the website debut this visual image. ANN has more on this story.

The Kitchen is closed, Food Wars! The Fifth Plate to go on Delayed Broadcast.

Say it ain’t so! Another broadcast has been affected, this time its Food Wars’ latest season that has been delayed, Crunchyroll has more on this story.

Ronin Warriors Ryo of the WildFire 1:12 Action Figure To Celebrate the 30th anniversary of Ronin Warriors, pick up this iconic Ryo Of The WildFire action figure with detachable armor! The armor can be displayed separately when detached from the figure. The two swords can be attached to form a single weapon as seen in the anime series. It comes with built-in magnets to allow for easy attachment for some parts of the armor. The Chou Dan Kadou Ronin Warriors Ryo of the WildFire 1:12 Action Figure includes the following accessories: 3x Interchangeable face parts 2x Interchangeable hand parts 2x Swords with sword connecting parts 1x Display base

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