During their panel at Anime Expo, Crunchyroll announces new titles that they will be adding to their summer and fall lineups. The following titles will be streamed with descriptions courtesy of MyAnimeList and Anime News Network

Music Girls – Summer 2018

he story follows the protagonist Hanako Yamadaki when she encounters the obscure, low-selling 11-member “C-list” idol unit Ongaku Shōjo. Their producer Ikehashi thinks the unit needs a new member. Together, Ongaku Shōjo and Hanako strive for the top of the music world.

Radiant – October 2018

Seth is an aspiring sorcerer from the Pompo Hills area. Like all wizards, he is an “infected,” one of the few living beings who survived the contact of the Nemesis—creatures fallen from the sky that contaminate and decimate all those they touch. Being immune to them, Seth wants to become a Hunter and fight the Nemesis. But more than that, Seth wants to engage in a quest that goes beyond the simple hunt for monsters. He wants to find the Radiant, their presumed cradle. Aided by a faction of fellow sorcerers, he travels the world in search of the Radiant, under the harsh scrutiny of the Inquisition.

RErideD: Derrida, Who Leaps Through Time – Fall 2018

When development engineer Delida wakes up in the future from a cold sleep, his girlfriend isn’t there… he decides to go back 10 years in time to “that incident” to keep his promise with her.

The key to get her back is a time leap.

Double Decker – Fall 2018

The series will follow a two-man detective team: one who is a veteran and one who is a rookie.

That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime – Fall 2018

After being killed by a passing robber, a normal 37-year-old guy finds himself reincarnated in another world as a blind slime with unique abilities. He takes up a new name and calls himself “Rimuru Tempest,” which he thought of after meeting his new friend, “catastrophe-level” Storm Dragon Verudora. There, he begins his new slime-like life in another world with his increasing number of minions by his side.

In addition to the above titles, they announced that the first episode of The Rising of the Shield Hero will premiere at the 2018 Crunchyroll Expo that will take place this September in San Jose, California. 

 

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