Crunchyroll has announced that there will be a virtual version of this year’s Crunchyroll Expo, which will be taking place September 4-6, 2020.
Guests have been announced for the forthcoming virtual convention:
- The cast of Rent-A-Girlfriend: Sora Amamiya (Chizuru Mizuhara), Aoi Yuki (Mami Nanami), Nao Toyama (Ruka Sarashina), and Rie Takahashi (Sumi Sakurasawa)
- The staff of The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter: Director Kenta Onishi, Line Producer Yuki Yamada, and Editor Satoshi Shoji
- The creator of the So I’m a Spider, So What? light novel, Okina Baba
New Crunchy City Anime Arts District: The V-CRX Anime Arts District will include highlights and links directly to the digital stores of each artist chosen for this year’s event. The first artists are available on the V-CRX website now, and their artwork can be purchased now throughout the run of the show. Additional artists will be added to the site every two weeks.
Crunchyroll-hime’s Cosplay Cup: Mario Bueno and Vampy Bit Me will be the hosts of Crunchyroll-Hime’s Cosplay Cup, which will be a celebration of fan-created costumes from anime and anime-inspired series. The Cosplay Cup will take place Saturday, September 5, 2020 and interested entrants are encouraged to submit an application by July 26, 2020. Two of the judges have also been confirmed: Creature of Habit and God Save the Queen.
Registration for V-CRX has opened at crunchyrollexpo.com. The global anime community is encouraged to sign up for a free pass for this year’s event to catch all the action, announcements, guest panels, and more.