Crunchyroll announced during its Crunchyroll Expo event that it has entered into a “home video and electronic sell-through distribution” partnership with Sentai Filmworks to distribute anime titles on home video, which will “appear as a mix of subtitled and English-dubbed content.” Sentai Filmworks’ recently announced home video Blu-ray Disc release of the Granbelm anime is one of the four titles that will “kick off” the partnership.
The other three titles include Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma: The Fourth Plate, Ascendance of a Bookworm, and World Trigger.
Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma: The Fourth Plate, the fourth season of the Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma anime, premiered in October 2019. Crunchyroll simulcast the series as it aired in Japan.
Ascendance of a Bookworm premiered with its first part in October 2019. Crunchyroll simulcast the first part as it aired in Japan, and it also began streaming an English dub on December 4, 2019. The second part premiered in Japan on April 4, 2020. Crunchyroll simulcast the second half with English subtitles.
World Trigger is a two-season television anime that premiered in 2014 and 2015. Crunchyroll simulcast the anime as it aired in Japan, and debuted an English dub in February 2020.