It’s beginning to look a lot like autumn~!
Earlier today, Crunchyroll announced that they will stream four titles during the fall anime season. The company added the following to their lineup:
- HackaDoll The Animation
- Lovely Muuuuuuuco!
- Miss Monochrome -The Animation- 3
- Young Black Jack
HackaDoll the Animation will kick off on October 2, at 8:30AM Pacific (11:30AM Eastern), with new episodes being added every week. The show will be available in all territories outside of Asia.
HackaDoll is based on the popular HackaDoll news app. The series, which will air as part of Tokyo MX and BS11’s Ultra Super Anime Time block, is being animated by Studio Trigger. Ikuo Geso will fill the dual role of director and character designer for the project. Ninja Slayer writer Yu Sato will provide the show’s scripts.
Previously, Trigger produced a two-minute promotional video for the HackaDoll app.
Lovely Muuuuuuuco! will début on October 2, at 6:30PM Pacific (9:30PM Eastern), with new episodes being added weekly. The series will be available to Crunchyroll subscribers in the United States, Canada, Central and South America (including the Caribbean), South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.
Lovely Muuuuuuuco! is based on Takayuki Mizushina’s Itoshi no Muco manga series. The title will be animated by DLE Inc. The confirmed voice cast for the project is as follows:
- Muco: Hitomi Yoshida
- Komatsu-san: Satoshi Hino
- Mutō-sensei: Hiroki Takahashi
- Ushikō-san: Junji Majima
- Shinohara-san: Kaori Nazuka
- Bōda-san: Keiji Fujiwara
- Rena-chan: Sumire Uesaka
- Tamaki-kun: Yu Kobayashi
Last week, DLE Inc. released a 30-second promotional video for the series:
Miss Monochrome -The Animation- 3 will stream exclusively on Crunchyroll during the season. New episodes will be added every Friday at 8:40AM Pacific (11:40AM Eastern), starting on October 2. The show will be available to all subscribers outside of Japan and Taiwan.
Miss Monochrome is based on a character created (and played) by voice actress Yui Horie. The character first appeared as a 3D presentation at 2012’s Horie Yui o Meguru Bōken III ~Secret Mission Tour~ concert. The character spawned a line of character merchandise, and has made appearances in social game Girlfriend Beta.
The Miss Monochrome anime first aired in the fall 2013 season. Crunchyroll currently streams both avaialble seasons in their entirety.
Miss Monochrome, a character created and played by voice actress Yui Horie, appeared as a 3D character at the “Horie Yui o Meguru Bōken III ~Secret Mission Tour~” concert in March of 2012. True to her name, she despises color. After her concert appearance, Miss Monochrome spawned a line of character goods, and she already appeared in the popular social game Girlfriend (Kari) or Girlfriend Beta.
Young Black Jack will première on Crunchyroll on October 2 at 10:00PM Pacific (1:00AM Eastern). New episodes will be added weekly during the same time slot. The show will be available to subscribers in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, the Netherlands, Central and South America, the Middle East, and North Africa.
The series is based on Yū-Go Ōkuma and Yoshiaki Tabata’s manga of the same name. Mitsuko Kase (Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory, Ristorante Paradiso) will direct the series at Tezuka Productions. Armored Trooper VOTOMS creator Ryousuke Takahashi will handle series composition, while the team of Miyuki Katayama and Nana Miura will provide character designs.
The confirmed cast for the series is as follows:
- Kuroo Hazama/Black Jack: Yuichiro Umehara
- Doctor/Kirii: Junichi Suwabe
- Yabu: Koji Yusa
- Maiko Okamoto: Shizuka Itou
- Narrator: Akio Ohtsuka
- Torō Tachiiri: Hiroki Touchi
- Bob: Hiroki Yasumoto
- Marlon: Hisafumi Oda
- Tomezō Kanayama: Kazuo Oka
- Takayanagi: Kentarou Tone
- Phan: M.A.O
- Aoyama: Megumi Toyoguchi
- Raymond: Norihiro Inoue
- Smith: Ryotaro Okiayu
- Steve: Shōta Yamamoto
- Hugo: Shunsuke Takeuchi
- Jo: Takuya Eguchi
- Tamura: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka