Crunchyroll Adds One Piece “East Blue” Special, Dream Festival R!, and Catalog Titles

Crunchyroll has announced that it will simulcast the “Episode of East Blue” anime special for One Piece. The special will debut on August 27, 2017 for users in the United States, Canada, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and Latin America.

The site also added the first episode of Dream Festival R!, which is available worldwide outside of Asia.

Crunchyroll also added the following catalog titles to its lineup:

  • Soul Eater Not! (available in the United States and Canada)
  • Ragnarok The Animation (available in the United States and Canada)
  • .hack//SIGN (available in the United States and Canada)
  • D.Gray-man (first season episodes 1-26, Crunchyroll hasn’t yet revealed availability areas)

Source: ANN

English Cast for Soul Eater Not!

FUNimation Entertainment has announced the English cast for the Soul Eater Not! anime:

  • Bryn Apprill is Tsugumi
  • Alexis Tipton is Anya
  • Lindsay Seidel is Meme
  • Bryce Papenbrook is Shaula Gorgon
  • Ian Sinclair is Akane Hoshi
  • Elizabeth Maxwell is Clay Sizemore

Zach Bolton is directing.

Soul Eater Not! is scheduled to be released on home video on June 30, 2015.

Source: The Fandom Post

FUNimation to Release Soul Eater Not! on Home Video

FUNimation has announced that the company will be releasing the Soul Eater Not! television anime series on DVD and Blu-ray in Summer 2015. The company says this release will include an English dub version of the series.

FUNimation simulcast the series as it aired in Japan during the Spring 2014 anime season.

New York Times Manga Best Seller List: July 27-August 2, 2014

Here are the top ten selling manga in the United States for the week of July 27-August 2, 2014, according to the New York Times.

1. Black Butler Volume 17 by Yana Toboso
2. Soul Eater Not! Volume 3 by Atsushi Ohkubo
3. Blood Lad Volume 5 by Yuuki Kodama
4. Soul Eater Volume 21 by Atsushi Ohkubo
5. Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama
6. Naruto Volume 66 by Masashi Kishimoto
7. Omamori Himari Volume 12 by Milan Matra
8. No Matter How I Look at It, It’s You Guys’ Fault I’m Not Popular! Volume 4 by Nico Tanigawa
9. Attack on Titan Volume 3 by Hajime Isayama
10. Attack on Titan: No Regrets Volume 1 by Gun Snark, Hikaru Suruga and Hajime Isayama

New York Times Manga Best Seller List: July 20-26, 2014

Here are the top ten selling manga in the United States for the week of July 20-26, 2014, according to the New York Times.

1. Naruto Volume 66 by Masashi Kishimoto
2. Attack on Titan: No Regrets Volume 1 by Gun Snark, Hikaru Suruga and Hajime Isayama
3. Black Butler Volume 17 by Yana Toboso
4. Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama
5. Fairy Tail Volume 40 by Hiro Mashima
6. Soul Eater Volume 21 by Atsushi Ohkubo
7. Soul Eater Not! Volume 3 by Atsushi Ohkubo
8. Sword Art Online: Aincrad by Reki Kawahara and Tamako Nakamura
9. No Matter How I Look At It, It’s You Guys’ Fault I’m Not Popular! Volume 4 by Nico Tanigawa
10. Deadman Wonderland Volume 2 by Jinsei Katoka and Kazuma Kondou

Cast for Soul Eater Not!

Media Factory’s official YouTube channel has announced the cast Soul Eater Not! The series will be debuting on TV Tokyo and TV Osaka on April 8, 2014.

The voice cast includes:

  • Haruka Chisuga is Tsugumi Harudori
  • Aoi Yuuki is Meme Tatane
  • Saori Hayami is Anya Hepburn
  • Takahiro Sakurai is Akane
  • Seiichiro Yamashita is Clay
  • Mikako Komatsu is Eternal Feather
  • Kotori Koiwai is Kana Altair

Soul Eater Not! Anime Debuting April 8, 2014

The April issue of Square Enix’s Monthly Shonen Gangan magazine is announcing that the Soul Eater Not! television anime series will be debuting on TV Tokyo and its affiliates on April 8, 2014. New episodes will debut on the channel every Wednesday at 1:40 a.m.

To celebrate the broadcast of Soul Eater Not!, the magazine will bundle special bonus items from the series in the following three issues.