Crunchyroll Announces Fire Force for Summer Lineup

Crunchyroll announced that Fire Force is coming to their summer streaming lineup! Fire Force (Enen no Shouboutai) is based on a manga from Atsushi Ookubo which began serialization in September 2015 in Shounen Magazine. Crunchyroll describes Fire Force as follows:

Tokyo is burning, and citizens are mysteriously suffering from spontaneous human combustion all throughout the city! Responsible for snuffing out this inferno is the Fire Force, and Shinra is ready to join their fight. Now, as part of Company 8, he’ll use his devil’s footprints to help keep the city from turning to ash! But his past and a burning secret behind the scenes could set everything ablaze.

Fire Force is set to premiere on July 4 and is the newest title to be announced in Crunchyroll’s summer lineup which already includes the following:

  • To the Abandoned Sacred Beasts
  • Are You Lost?
  • Magical Sempai
  • Hakata Mentai! Pirikarako-chan
  • Dr. STONE

A trailer for Fire Force was released which you can check out below!

A key visual for the show was also shown!