Nominees for the Sixth Crunchyroll Anime Awards revealed • Anime UK News

Nominees for the Sixth Crunchyroll Anime Awards revealed • Anime UK News

July 22, 2022

The nominations for this year’s Crunchyroll Anime Awards have been announced, with voting now open to the public.

Covering all anime in 2021, the “Anime of the Year” nominees this year are 86 EIGHTY-SIX, Attack on Titan (Final season, part 1), Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2), Oddtaxi, Ranking of Kings and Sonny Boy.

Jujutsu Kaisen and Oddtaxi are also the joint holders of the most nominations, having been given 11 nominations each, alongside a series that failed to be named for “Anime of the Year”, Wonder Egg Priority. Attack on Titan has 10 nominations, with lead character Eren Jaeger being nominated for both “Best Protagonist” and “Best Antagonist”.

Voting for the awards is open on the Crunchyroll website and closes on 25th January. The full list of nominees is below (not counting nominations for voice actors outside of Japanese and English – Crunchyroll’s other language services have nominations in voice actors in other languages too).

Anime of the Year

  • 86 EIGHTY-SIX
  • Attack on Titan: Final Season, Part 1
  • Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2)
  • Oddtaxi
  • Ranking of Kings
  • Sonny Boy

Best Boy

  • Senku Ishigami from Dr. Stone: Season 2
  • Izumi Miyamura from Horimiya
  • Odokawa from Oddtaxi
  • Bojji from Ranking of Kings
  • Ken “Draken” Ryuguji from Tokyo Revengers
  • Manjiro “Mikey” Sano from Tokyo Revengers

Best Girl

  • Vladilena Milize from 86 EIGHTY-SIX
  • Tohru Honda from Fruits Basket: The Final Season
  • Nobara Kugisaki from Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2)
  • Sarasa Watanabe from Kageki Shojo!!
  • Shoko Komi from Komi Can’t Communicate
  • Ai Ohto from Wonder Egg Priority

Best Protagonist

  • Eren Jaegar from Attack on Titan: Final Season, Part 1
  • Yuji Itadori from Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2)
  • Joe from Megalobox 2: Nomad
  • Odokawa from Oddtaxi
  • Bojji from Ranking of Kings
  • Ai Ohto from Wonder Egg Priority

Best Antagonist

  • Eren Jaegar from Attack on Titan: Final Season, Part 1
  • Tomura Shigaraki from My Hero Academia: Season 5
  • Yano from Oddtaxi
  • Echidna from Re:ZERO –Starting Life in Another World- Season 2
  • Ainosuke Shindo / “ADAM” from SK8 the Infinity
  • Tetta Kisaki from Tokyo Revengers

Best Fight Scene

  • Eren Jaeger vs. War Hammer Titan from Attack on Titan: Final Season, Part 1
  • Naruto Uzumaki vs. Isshiki Otsutsuki from Boruto: Naruto Next Generations
  • Yuji Itadori & Aoi Todo vs. Hanami from Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2)
  • Yuji Itadori & Nobara Kugisaki vs. Eso & Kechizu from Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2)
  • Elma vs. Tohru from Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid S
  • Vivy vs. Yugo Kakitani from Vivy -Flourite Eye’s Song-

Best Director

  • Yuichiro Hayashi for Attack on Titan: Final Season, Part 1
  • Sunghoo Park for Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2)
  • Yo Moriyama for Megalobox 2: Nomad
  • Baku Kinoshita for Oddtaxi
  • Shingo Natsume for Sonny Boy
  • Shin Wakabayashi for Wonder Egg Priority

Best Animation

  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Mugen Train Arc
  • Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2)
  • Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid S
  • Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation (cour 1)
  • Vivy -Flourite Eye’s Song-
  • Wonder Egg Priority

Best Character Design

  • Tadashi Hiramatsu for Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2)
  • Baku Kinoshita and Hiromi Nakayama for Oddtaxi
  • Atsuko Nozaki for Ranking of Kings
  • Michinori Chiba for SK8 the Infinity
  • Ioundraw (FLAT STUDIO) and Yuichi Takahashi for Vivy -Flourite Eye’s Song-
  • Saki Takahashi for Wonder Egg Priority

Best Score

  • Hiroyuki Sawano and Kohta Yamanoto for 86 EIGHTY-SIX
  • Yuki Kajiura and Go Shiina for Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Mugen Train Arc
  • Mabanua for Megalobox 2: Nomad
  • PUNPEE, Vava and OMSB for Oddtaxi
  • Satoru Kosaki for Vivy -Flourite Eye’s Song-
  • DE DE MOUSE and Mito for Wonder Egg Priority

Best VA Performance (Japanese)

  • Ayane Sakura as Gabi Braun in Attack on Titan: Final Season, Part 1
  • Yuki Kaji as Eren Jaeger in Attack on Titan: Final Season, Part 1
  • Kiyoshi Kobayashi as Daisuke Jigen (Ep. 0) in Lupin The 3rd, Part 6
  • Natsuki Hanae as Odokawa in Oddtaxi
  • Aoi Yuki as Kumoko in So I’m a Spider, So What?
  • Kanata Aikawa as Ai Ohto in Wonder Egg Priority

Best VA Performance (English)

  • Brittany Cox as Fena in Fena: Pirate Princess
  • Laura Bailey as Tohru Honda in Fruits Basket: The Final Season
  • Adam McArthur as Yuji Itadori in Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2)
  • David Wald as Ainosuke Shindo / “ADAM” in SK8 the Infinity
  • Matt Shipman as Reki Kyan in SK8 the Infinity
  • Anairis Quinones as Rika Kawai in Wonder Egg Priority

Best Opening Sequence

  • “Boku no sensou” by Shinsei Kamattechan for Attack on Titan: Final Season, Part 1
  • “Kaibutsu” by YOASOBI for Beastars
  • “VIVID VICE” by Who-ya Extended for Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2)
  • “Ai no Supreme!” by Fhana for Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid S
  • “ODDTAXI” by Skirt and PUNPEE for Oddtaxi
  • “Cry Baby” by Official HIGE DANdism for Tokyo Revengers

Best Ending Sequence

  • “Shogeki” by Yuko Ando for Attack on Titan: Final Season, Part 1
  • “Yasashii Suisei” by YOASOBI for Beastars
  • “Shirogane” by LiSA for Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Mugen Train Arc
  • “Nai Nai” by ReoNA for Shadows House
  • “Infinity” by YURRI for SK8 the Infinity
  • “Ganbare! Kumoko-san no Theme” by “Watashi” (VA: Aoi Yuki”) for So I’m a Spider, So What?

Best Action

  • Attack on Titan: Final Season, Part 1
  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Mugen Train Arc
  • Jujutsu Kaisen (cour 2)
  • DYNAZENON
  • Vivy -Flourite Eye’s Song-
  • Wonder Egg Priority

Best Comedy

  • Don’t Tou With Me, Miss Nagatoro
  • Heaven’s Design Team
  • Komi Can’t Communicate
  • Life Lessons with Uramichi Oniisan
  • Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid S
  • Oddtaxi

Best Drama

  • 86 EIGHTY-SIX
  • Fruits Basket: The Final Season
  • Kageki Shojo!!
  • Oddtaxi
  • To Your Eternity
  • Wonder Egg Priority

Best Romance

  • Beastars
  • Fruits Basket: The Final Season
  • Don’t Toy With Me, Miss Nagatoro
  • Horimiya
  • Komi Can’t Communicate
  • The Duke of Death and His Maid

Best Fantasy

  • Mushoku Tensei; Jobless Reincarnation (cour 1)
  • Ranking of Kings
  • That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Season 2
  • The Case Study of Vanitas
  • To Your Eternity
  • Wonder Egg Priority

Best Film

  • Belle
  • Evangelion 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time
  • Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train
  • Josee, the Tiger and the Fish
  • Shirobako the Movie
  • Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop

Source link

In this post:
Subscribe
Notify of
Wavatar
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Categories

Anime

Manga