Crunchyroll Elevates Anime NYC With Its Grandest Celebration to Date

Crunchyroll Elevates Anime NYC With Its Grandest Celebration to Date

Anime enthusiasts are in for a treat as Crunchyroll, the world’s premier anime streaming platform, commandeers all 45,000 square feet of the Javits Center River Pavilion during Anime NYC from November 17-19. With a lineup bursting with interactive attractions, panel discussions, anime premieres, and much more, this year’s Anime NYC promises to be the ultimate fan experience.

Inside the Crunchyroll experience

From the moment attendees step into the Javits Center, the anime magic begins. Badge holders can anticipate a robust schedule, including:

  • World Premieres: Catch the world premiere of “My Next Life As A Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! Movie” and more than ten other upcoming anime series such as “BARTENDER Glass of God” and “Classroom of the Elite Season 3.”
  • Interactive Panels: Engage with esteemed creators as they discuss and premiere episodes for “Metallic Rouge,” “Sengoku Youko,” “Sasaki and Peeps,” and take fans behind the scenes of “The Rising of the Shield Hero” and “Dr. STONE.”
  • Immersive Activations: Dive deep into “The JUJUTSU KAISEN Experience” or stroll through the “NUMB Art Exhibit” by Takashi Okazaki, the genius behind “Afro Samurai.”
  • Anime NYC Photo Ops: Capture memories with backdrops from fan favorites like “SPY x FAMILY.”

Exclusive merch and collectibles

Not to be missed, the Crunchyroll Store will set up shop, boasting over 50 items. Collectors can look forward to exclusive poster prints for “Cowboy Bebop” and new FiGPiNs for popular characters, such as Loid Forger and Tanjiro. Additionally, there’s an early-bird opportunity to grab merchandise from the fresh “Cat-Eyed Boy x Deadmau5” collection.

Engaging activities and prizes

No anime convention is complete without a gamified experience. Crunchyroll Games invites members and their guests to dive into a Premium Member Arcade. Test your skills and win exhilarating prizes. And, of course, free swag awaits, including special items exclusively for Crunchyroll Mega Fan and Ultimate Fan members.


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Gaming world extravaganza

For the gamers, Crunchyroll Games presents a dedicated zone to demo and explore titles like “One Punch Man: World,” “Street FighterTM: Duel,” and “The Eminence in Shadow: Master of Garden.” With a rich offering of game-inspired merchandise and interactive experiences, the gaming zone is a must-visit.

Premium perks for loyal fans

Crunchyroll Premium Members aren’t left behind. They’ll enjoy exclusive privileges like special merchandise discounts, lounge access, and preferred seating at the Crunchyroll Stage.

A night with Cowboy Bebop

In collaboration with The Town Hall, Crunchyroll celebrates “Cowboy Bebop” with a 25th Anniversary Concert. On November 16, be enthralled by symphonic renditions of iconic songs, performed by the talented all-woman Sinfonietta orchestra.

Tickets will be available here starting Wednesday, October 18.

Stay updated

While the list above gives a snapshot of the excitement in store, fans can keep tabs on the latest announcements on Crunchyroll News and the official Anime NYC website.

For those unable to attend in person, Crunchyroll ensures they don’t miss out. Follow Crunchyroll on Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube for exclusive highlights and a peek behind the curtains.

Note: Access to the River Pavilion is on a first-come, first-serve basis. While entry might occasionally pause due to high demand, remember that this fantastic feature doesn’t require separate admission. It’s entirely free for all Anime NYC badgeholders.

Come, be a part of this grand celebration, and immerse yourself in the vibrant world of anime!

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