Crunchyroll's Summer 2012 Simulcast Lineup

Topic started by takashichea on July 2, 2012. Last post by ShadowKnight508 2 years, 2 months ago.
Post by takashichea (12,438 posts) See mini bio Level 25
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Hello everyone! Here is some late news about Crunchyroll's latest Summer lineup. All plot summaries are written by Crunchyroll.

Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day
Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day
Jinta Yadomi and his group of childhood friends have become estranged after a tragic accident split them apart. Now in their high school years, a sudden surprise forces each of them to confront their guilt over what happened that day and come to terms with the ghosts of their past.
Stream Date: PENDING
Check out the trailer blog.
Campione!
Campione!
"CAMPIONE! surrounds protagonist Godo Kusanagi, a high school student that kills a god, claiming its power and title of Campione, to slay other gods. This harem love comedy is bound to be filled with magical battles."
Stream Date: July 6 - 10 AM PDT for premium members and July 13 for everyone.
Check out the trailer blog.
Chitose Get You!!
Chitose Get You!!
"Chitose Sakuraba is an energetic 11-year-old girl, while her older brother works for the town hall next to the school. Without regard to her surroundings, she rushes to the office to spend all the time with her her brother whenever she has free time, causing all sorts of trouble. Chitose, her close friends, homeroom teacher, and even her older brother's superiors will get pulled into this slapstick, comedic adventure that you won't want to miss!"
Stream Date: July 1st for premium members and July 8 for everyone.
Check out the trailer blog.
Horizon on the Middle of Nowhere Season 2
Horizon on the Middle of Nowhere Season 2
"In a strange world where only the islands of Japan are inhabitable, the nations of the world vie for power and protect the portions of Japan that they have claimed, each armed with its own ultimate weapon: a Roysmoi Opro, the Armor of Deadly Sins. But there may be a far greater threat to mankind than the Roysomi Opro, for the Testament ends abruptly, and it is now the last year. Is this the end of humanity, or can Tori Aoi and his fellow students from the aerial metropolitan ship Musashi somehow affect the course of destiny? Who and what is the HORIZON IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE?"
Stream Date: Unknown
Check out the trailer blog.
Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita
Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita
“The story of Jinrui Wa Suitai Shimashita centralizes around a group of 10 cm tall fairies that have become the most prosperous species on the planet since the decline of the human population. Follow them in their outrageous adventures and mishaps along with the remains of the human race this summer season!”
Stream Date: July 1 for premium members and July 8 for everyone.
Check out the trailer blog.
Kokoro Connect
Kokoro Connect

“Based on Sadanatsu Anda’s manga by the same name, KOKORO CONNECT follows the story of five members in the Yamahoshi Academy Culture Club who end us switching bodies with each other.”

Stream Date: July 7 for premium members and July 14 for everyone.
Check out the trailer blog.

La Storia Della Arcana Famiglia
La Storia Della Arcana Famiglia
LA STORIA DELLA ARCANA FAMIGLIA takes place on Regalo island, which is protected by the mysterious and powerful 'Arcana Famiglia'. Felicitá is the only daughter of the family and will be challenged with choosing not only a husband but the future successor to carry on the family’s legacy.”
Stream Date: July 1 for premium members and July 8 for everyone.
Check out the trailer blog.
Natsuyuki Rendezvous
Natsuyuki Rendezvous
“Ryosuke works part-time as a florist where he begins to fall for the owner, Rokka. Eight years ago, Rokka decided to give up on love but one day, due to circumstances, Ryosuke ends up in Rokka's apartment where he runs into a half-naked man. Having mixed emotions, he realizes that this man is her late husband's ghost. However, Rokka is unable to see him. Will Ryosuke be able to pursue his love despite the presence of her late husband?”
Stream Date: July 5 for premium members and July 12 for everyone.
Check out the trailer blog.
So, I can't play H!
So, I can't play H!
“High schooler Ryosuke Kaga is also known as Erosuke for his extreme adolescent interest in the erotic side of life. One day he encounters a young girl standing alone in the rain. She is Lisara Restor, an elite Death God who has come to Earth in search of a human known as the "Singular Man." Ryosuke ends up making a contract with Lisara, allowing her to suck the energy she needs for her activities on Earth from him. And it turns out the source of that energy is his own perverted spirit! As a result Ryosuke can no longer feel aroused in the heat of the moment. After trying every erotic method he can think of, he finds he has no choice but to help Lisara in her search in order to recover his perverted spirit.”
Stream Date: July 14 for premium members and July 21 for everyone.
Check out the trailer blog.
Sword Art Online
Sword Art Online
Kazuto enters himself into an virtual-reality MMO called "Sword Art Online", but is shocked to learn that the only way to exit is to clear the game and if a player dies in the game, then they also die in real life.
Stream Date: PENDING
Check out the trailer blog.
Tari Tari
Tari Tari
TARI TARI focuses on five (5) high school students, who exist between childhood and adulthood, and set to spend their last summer in high school being brought together by music. This season, we will follow their journey as relationships are built around the music they share.”
Stream Date: July 1 for premium members and July 8 for everyone.
Check out the trailer blog.
Choyaku Hyakunin Isshu: Uta Koi
Choyaku Hyakunin Isshu: Uta Koi
UTAKOI is a historical romance story based on Ogura Hyakunin Isshu's interpretation of a collection of 100 romance poems that are used in traditional Japanese karuta card/memory game. UTAKOI is a very liberal interpretation of the Hyakunin Isshu anthology of poems featuring 100 romantic poems from 100 different poets such as The Tale of Genji's Murasaki Shikibu. However this romantic – both in story and artistic design – series starts its focus with some twists and turns centered around the love between Fujiwara and her romantic interest Ariwara Ariwara.
Stream Date: July 2 for Premium members and a week later for everyone.
No Trailer blog is available.
Hakuoki Reimeiroku
Hakuoki Reimeiroku
The title is the third series based on Idea Factory's Hakuōki game franchise. The prequel to Hakuōki, the story takes place in 1863 as the violent uprising due to political discord disrupt Japan. The Tokugawa shoganate creates the Roshigumi, a masterless group of samurai to aid Aizu forces in Kyoto. However, things aren't boding well for the new police force, as assassinations split the group into two opposing factions. The more powerful faction is led by Kamo Serizawa (Jouji Nakata) while the smaller faction is let by the noble-minded Kando Isami. Enter Ryūnosuke Ibuki (Tomokazu Seki): forced to participate in Serizawa's plans due a blood debt, he hopes to push Kondo to take down Serizawa.
Dog Days 2
Dog Days 2
In the story of the first season, Princess Millhiore (Yui Horie) of the Biscotti Republic decides to summon a brave warrior from an alternate world to defend her country from the neighboring fiefdom of Galette. The "brave warrior" turns out to be a boy named Cinque (Mamoru Miyano) from modern-day Japan.
Pes: Peace Eco Smile (ONA)
Pes: Peace Eco Smile (ONA)
The comical shorts center around PES, a traveller from space, and NaSuBi, a mysterious life-form who is enamored by the charm of Earth. They immerse themselves in the Tokyo neighborhood of Kichijōji and learn about kindness to people, the value of loving, and the importance of the little happinesses in life.

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Post by takashichea (12,438 posts) See mini bio Level 25
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Updates 7-5-12

Utakoi joined the line-up.

Updates 7-10-12

  • PES: Eco Smile is added.
  • ShadowKnight508 published a news article about Crunchyroll adding Dog Days 2 and Hakuoki Reimeiroku.

Thank you

Post by ShadowKnight508 (5,319 posts) See mini bio Level 19
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@takashichea: No problem. I shall PM you any further information + 2012 Fall Trailers

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