Crunchyroll is pleased to announce its plans for Anime Expo at the Los Angeles Convention Center for July 1-4, 2022. This will be the first edition of the Anime Expo where the merger between Crunchyroll and Funimation is already established.. According to the word of Gita Rebbapragada, Marketing Director of Crunchyroll, the team behind the orange company is doing everything possible to surprise and delight fans. “We will provide something for everyone to enjoy and become a part of our world.” Panels hosted by Crunchyroll will include special guests from around the world to talk about Ranking of Kings, JUJUTSU KAISEN, Mob Psycho 100 III and the long awaited chainsaw man.
With all these exciting premieres coming to Anime Expo, Crunchyroll confirms the new acquisitions of Shine On! Bakumatsu Bad Boys! and the OVAS of the fifth season of My Hero Academia. Each of these productions will be coming to your streaming service throughout this year.
Here’s a look at some of Crunchyroll’s panels and screenings at Anime Expo 2022. All events will take place in local Los Angeles time.
FUUTO PI – WORLD PREMIERE
Saturday, July 2 | 7:30 p.m. Bandai Namco Kamen Rider Panel
Join Crunchyroll at Bandai Namco’s Rider Kamen Panel to celebrate the
world premiere of Fuuto PI! This panel will address all things Kamen related
CRUNCHYROLL INDUSTRY PANEL
Sunday, July 3 | 11:30 a.m.
News about the latest and greatest anime coming out of Crunchyroll
straight from the source!
Hosts: Lauren Moore and Tim Lyu of Crunchyroll
RANKING OF KINGS PANEL BY WIT STUDIO
Sunday, July 2 | 1:00 pm
Do you miss Bojji? We also! Crunchyroll and the director and producer of
Ranking of Kings animation from WIT STUDIO will have a Q&A session and
answers about some of the behind the scenes and will remember some of the
Panelists: Director Yosuke Hatta and Animation Producer Maiko Okada
Host: Chris Han from Crunchyroll
JUJUTSU KAISEN PANEL BY MAPPA
Sunday, July 3 | 1:30 p.m.
Part of the team behind the JUJUTSU KAISEN anime, one of the biggest hits in
Crunchyroll will talk about his experiences working on the hit series and movie and
what happened behind the scenes.
Hosts: To be determined.
CHAINSAW MAN PANEL BY MAPPA
Monday, July 4 | 11:30 a.m.
Join us on panel with the producers of Chainsaw Man!
Panelists: To be determined
Host: Kyle Cardine from Crunchyroll
MOB PSYCHO 100 III LAUNCH PANEL (INTRODUCED BY WARNER
Monday, July 4 | 6:30 pm
If you can’t wait for the release of Mob Psycho 100 III, this panel of
launch will reveal what will be in the next season, including the premiere!
world of OP theme music!
Hosts: Nari Takamura from Warner Bros. Japan and Chris Han from Crunchyroll
Tell us, FUNIseguidor, are you looking forward to this year’s Anime Expo with high expectations?
Font: Press release (Crunchyroll)