Fall 2020

100-man no Inochi no Ue ni Ore wa Tatteiru

Maho Film
12 episodes · TV Completed 100万の命の上に俺は立っている
6.19

Yotsuya Yuusuke along with his classmates Shindou Iu and Hakozaki Kusue have been transported to a strange and unknown world inhabited by mythological creatures. As soon as they arrive, they meet somebody calling himself the Game Master who then grants them a time-limited quest. To aid them in this quest, he also bestows Shindou and Hakozaki with the roles of a Magician and a Warrior while Yotsuya is randomly granted the role of… a Farmer?!

This is how a hectic life of adventuring began for three students who now have no choice, but to complete random quests for several phases in the fantasy world if they want to stay alive and protect the real world from the demons and monsters they encounter.

A3! Season Autumn & Winter

P.A. Works, Studio 3Hz
12 episodes · TV Completed A3! SEASON AUTUMN & WINTER
7.20

“Director! Please help us bloom!”

In Tokyo, there is a place called Velude Way. It is a district notorious for its performers and theatrical groups. Izumi Tachibana, who was previously a stage actress, arrives with a letter that reads, “Full of debt! Zero customers! Only one actor!” It describes the current state of the once-popular theater group Mankai Company. Her task is to rebuild the company to its former glory as the new owner and chief director.

Adachi to Shimamura

Tezuka Productions
12 episodes · TV Completed 安達としまむら
7.41

Adachi spends her school days skipping class until she meets fellow delinquent Shimamura and the two become fast friends. Cutting class together deepens their friendship but soon unexpected emotions blossom.

As awkwardness and confusion settle in, the two girls travel this sea of emotions without a paddle as they learn about each other’s feelings.

Akudama Drive

Studio Pierrot
12 episodes · TV Completed アクダマドライブ
7.77

Many years ago, a Great Civil War ravaged Japan, leaving the country fragmented between two regions: Kansai and Kanto. In Kansai, a group of six Akudama carry out missions given to them by a mysterious black cat, while evading the police.

But a dangerous journey is about to unfold when a civilian girl becomes twisted into the Akudama’s way of life and witnesses their criminal drives.

Animation Kapibara-san

Lesprit, Shin-Ei Animation
? episodes · TV Ongoing アニメ カピバラさん
5.62

The series follows the daily adventures of Kapibarasan and his animal friends as they chill out among the Midorino Grasslands.

Assault Lily: Bouquet

Shaft
12 episodes · TV Completed アサルトリリィ Bouquet
6.22

In the near future, humanity faces imminent destruction from mysterious creatures known as "Huge." The world wages war against the Huge, and develops the anti-weapon "CHARM" (Counter Huge Arms) by combining science and magic. CHARM works more effectively when used by teenage girls, and those who use the weapons are revered as "Lilies." The Lilies are trained at military academies called "Gardens," which also serve as bases to protect and advise people. This is a story about girls who aim to become Lilies so they can protect Earth.

Dogeza de Tanondemita

DMM pictures
12 episodes · TV Completed 土下座で頼んでみた
5.23

The main character Dogesuaru, who wants to see the naughty bits of girls, has a last resort to persuade them. That is, to grovel in front of them. Intent on having his lewd requests heard, he endures through the kowtowing. The heroines are often taken aback, embarrassed, and confused by his sudden action. Is anything impossible before dogeza?! Will the girls show him their risqué side?!

Dragon Quest: Dai no Daibouken (2020)

Toei Animation
? episodes · TV Ongoing ドラゴンクエスト ダイの大冒険
7.17

A long time ago, there was a valiant swordsman who came to be known simply as "the hero." There was a demon who has caused people suffering. The hero and his companions arrived to challenge the demon to a battle and by combining their powers, the battle was brought swift conclusion. With no one around to cause trouble, the island became a quiet place where everyone could live together in peace.

Several years later, the demon is revived. Our present-day protagonist, Dai, lives on a remote island in the southern seas and dreams of becoming a great hero. When he hears about the demon's revival, Dai and his friends take it upon themselves to stop him and the evil force that revived him. Along the way, Dai discovers the identity of "the hero," the truth behind the evil force who revived the demon, and Dai's own hidden powers that surface in times of peril.

Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka III

J.C.Staff
12 episodes · TV Completed ダンジョンに出会いを求めるのは間違っているだろうかIII
7.51

Third season of Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka.

Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka? Bloom

Encourage Films
12 episodes · TV Completed ご注文はうさぎですか? BLOOM
7.93

Third season of Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka.

Golden Kamuy 3rd Season

Geno Studio
12 episodes · TV Completed ゴールデンカムイ
8.41

Third season of Golden Kamuy.

Guraburu!

DMM.futureworks, W-Toon Studio
12 episodes · TV Completed ぐらぶるっ!
5.51

Anime adaptation of Guraburu!, which is 4-koma manga of Granblue Fantasy.

Haikyuu!!: To the Top 2nd Season

Production I.G
12 episodes · TV Completed ハイキュー!! TO THE TOP
8.59

The second half of Haikyuu!! 4th season kicks-off where the first part ended. Karasuno High won their first match of The Spring Nationals against Tsubakihara Academy. Karasuno High is excited to be back in the Spring Nationals after many years of not making it, so can they handle the pressure of playing against the best teams in Japan? Will they make it to the top?

Hanyou no Yashahime: Sengoku Otogizoushi

Sunrise
? episodes · TV Ongoing 半妖の夜叉姫
7.28

The daughters of Sesshoumaru and Inuyasha set out on a journey transcending time!

In Feudal Japan, Half-Demon twins Towa and Setsuna are separated from each other during a forest fire. While desperately searching for her younger sister, Towa wanders into a mysterious tunnel that sends her into present-day Japan, where she is found and raised by Kagome Higurashi's brother, Souta, and his family.

Ten years later, the tunnel that connects the two eras has reopened, allowing Towa to be reunited with Setsuna, who is now a Demon Slayer working for Kohaku. But to Towa's shock, Setsuna appears to have lost all memories of her older sister.

Joined by Moroha, the daughter of Inuyasha and Kagome, the three young women travel between the two eras on an adventure to regain their missing past.

Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (2020)

Passione
24 episodes · TV Ongoing ひぐらしのなく頃に業
7.27

New kid Keiichi Maebara is settling into his new home of peaceful Hinamizawa village. Making quick friends with the girls from his school, he’s arrived in time for the big festival of the year.

But something about this isolated town seems "off," and his feelings of dread continue to grow. With a gnawing fear that he’s right, what dark secrets could this small community be hiding?

Hypnosis Mic: Division Rap Battle – Rhyme Anima

A-1 Pictures
13 episodes · TV Completed ヒプノシスマイク -Division Rap Battle- Rhyme Anima
6.29

In a world where women now dominate the government, the creation and use of weapons is strictly forbidden. However, by no means has conflict been brought to an end; instead of weapons, war is waged through words. With the power of the "Hypnosis Mic," lyrics can affect one's opponent in various ways and cause real damage. Those in the divisions outside the women-only Chuou Ward thus use it for fierce rap battles as their weapon in the constant clash for territory.

Ikebukuro West Gate Park

Doga Kobo
12 episodes · TV Completed 池袋ウエストゲートパーク
6.52

Crime-ridden Ikebukuro is a haven for violent gangs, the Yakuza, and home to Makoto Majima. To protect his friends, this charismatic troubleshooter mediates disputes among the warring factions—even fixing problems the police can’t.

But when a rising tide of violence results in Makoto losing a loved one, can he ride out the storm, or will he drown in all the spilled blood that floods his streets?

Inu to Neko Docchi mo Katteru to Mainichi Tanoshii

Team TillDawn
24 episodes · TV Ongoing 犬と猫どっちも飼ってると毎日たのしい
6.73

Matsumoto-san owns an innocent dog and an adorably devious cat. Laughing and crying ensue as they all live daily life together.

Iwa Kakeru!: Sport Climbing Girls

Blade
12 episodes · TV Completed いわかける! -Sport Climbing Girls-
6.20

Konomi Kasahara, a junior high school girl, has made a big name after winning numerous competitive puzzle game tournaments. The story begins when she finds a sports climbing club in her high school. Using special skills other than that of puzzle games, Kasahara becomes fascinated with climbing.

Jujutsu Kaisen (TV)

MAPPA
24 episodes · TV Ongoing 呪術廻戦
8.43

Idly indulging in baseless paranormal activities with the Occult Club, high schooler Yuuji Itadori spends his days at either the clubroom or the hospital, where he visits his bedridden grandfather. However, this leisurely lifestyle soon takes a turn for the strange when he unknowingly encounters a cursed item. Triggering a chain of supernatural occurrences, Yuuji finds himself suddenly thrust into the world of Curses—dreadful beings formed from human malice and negativity—after swallowing the said item, revealed to be a finger belonging to the demon Sukuna Ryoumen, the "King of Curses."

Yuuji experiences first-hand the threat these Curses pose to society as he discovers his own newfound powers. Introduced to the Tokyo Metropolitan Jujutsu Technical High School, he begins to walk down a path from which he cannot return—the path of a Jujutsu sorcerer.

Kami-tachi ni Hirowareta Otoko

Maho Film
12 episodes · TV Completed 神達に拾われた男
6.72

Ryouma Takebayashi dies in his sleep at the age of 39 after leading a life of misfortune. Taking pity on him, three deities offer him the chance to reincarnate in a world of magic where he has only one mission: to be himself and enjoy life. They bestow upon Ryouma powerful physical abilities as well as the affinity to master all elements, and promise to watch over him. His new life as a young child officially starts when he is teleported into a forest.

Three years go by. Having spent most of his time researching slimes, Ryouma has managed to evolve unique kinds of slimes, training an army of them while developing his magic abilities. Although the young boy is happy with his hermit existence and comfortable cave home, he somewhat misses the company of humans. But after healing an injured member of a passing group of travelers from a duke’s household, Ryouma is persuaded to go with them and exit the forest accompanied by his menagerie of slimes. A whole new world awaits him, where his skills as a magic user and slime tamer continue to elicit surprise and admiration.

Kamisama ni Natta Hi

P.A. Works
12 episodes · TV Completed 神様になった日
7.46

At the end of the last summer vacation of high school, Youta Narukami spends his days preparing for the university entrance exams, when a young girl named Hina suddenly appears, proclaiming herself as the “god of omniscience.” Youta is confused and does not believe Hina when she tells him “The world will end in 30 days.” After witnessing Hina’s God-like predictive ability, Youta begins to believe her powers are real. Hina, who is innocent and childlike despite her supernatural powers, decides for some reason to stay at Youta’s home. Thus begins the start of their lively summer before the end of the world.

Kimi to Boku no Saigo no Senjou, Aruiwa Sekai ga Hajimaru Seisen

Silver Link
12 episodes · TV Completed キミと僕の最後の戦場、あるいは世界が始まる聖戦
6.73

A great war has raged for years between the scientifically advanced Empire and Nebulis, the realm of the witches―until the youngest knight ever to receive the title of the Empire’s strongest meets the princess of the rival nation. Though they are sworn enemies, the knight is taken by her beauty and dignity, and the princess is moved by his strength and way of life. Will the fighting between them ever be allowed to end?

King’s Raid: Ishi wo Tsugumono-tachi

OLM, Sunrise Beyond
26 episodes · TV Ongoing キングスレイド 意志を継ぐものたち
5.76

It's been 100 years since King Kyle buried Ang Mundo. Now in a time of peace, the apprentice knight Kasel enjoys his life without worry. His fate begins to change, however, with news of demon appearances infesting the neighborhood. Guided by a wise man, Kasel finds friends he can rely on and sets off on his mission to seek a holy sword, capable of slaying his newfound enemies.

Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear

EMT Squared
12 episodes · TV Completed くま クマ 熊 ベアー
6.92

Fifteen-year-old Yuna prefers staying home and obsessively playing her favorite VRMMO to doing anything else, including going to school. When a strange new update gives her a one-of-a-kind bear outfit that comes with overpowered abilities, Yuna is torn: the outfit is unbearably cute, but too embarrassing to wear in-game. But then she suddenly finds herself transported into the world of the game, facing down monsters and magic for real, and the bear suit becomes the best weapon she has!

Love Live! Nijigasaki Gakuen School Idol Doukoukai

Sunrise
13 episodes · TV Completed ラブライブ! 虹ヶ咲学園スクールアイドル同好会
7.81

Buried within the numerous clubs at Nijigasaki High School lies the school idol club. The club, while lacking popularity, definitely does not lack potential. During their debut performance, they were able to seize a sizable audience, along with the attention of their schoolmates Ayumu Uehara and Yuu Takasaki.

Enamored, the duo makes their way to join the club; however, they are disappointed to find out that the club had just been disbanded. Nevertheless, Ayumu does not believe that it should have ended there. Together with Yuu, they begin restoring the school idol club, hoping to recreate the idol performances that dazzled them before.

Love Live! Nijigasaki Gakuen School Idol Doukoukai shines its spotlight over the reformed school idol club as they recruit both former members of the club alongside newcomers. Taking the first step toward their dreams, how will these girls achieve idol stardom?

Maesetsu!

AXsiZ, Studio Gokumi
12 episodes · TV Completed まえせつ!
5.74

The anime centers on four girls at the full bloom of their youth, working hard to achieve their dreams as they struggle valiantly. In Japanese entertainment, Maesetsu! refers to an introductory talk or explanation addressed to the audience before the broadcast of television programs, usually performed by assistant directors and particularly comedians in variety or comedy shows.

Magatsu Wahrheit: Zuerst

Yokohama Animation Lab
12 episodes · TV Completed 禍つヴァールハイト -ZUERST-
6.36

Two young people living in the Wahrheit Empire are planning to relocate to the capital city: the shy Inumael who works as a transporter and left his beloved sister behind at his parents’ home, and Leocadio, a naive new soldier of the Empire who spends his days in the imperial city thinking of his future as a soldier.

In the Empire, countless human beings were once extinguished from the world. The return of the “light,” the disaster that summoned a ferocious monster into the world, is predicted, and the remaining humans’ spirits are devastated. Meanwhile, the fate of Inumael, Leocadio, and the history of the Empire will change drastically as a result of one weapon smuggling incident.

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei: Raihousha-hen

8bit
13 episodes · TV Completed 魔法科高校の劣等生 来訪者編
7.58

Shiba Miyuki’s classmate Kitayama Shizuku is on her way to study abroad. For magicians, this is normally impossible, since allowing the genes of someone who can use magic outside their home country’s borders is tantamount to giving up national secrets. But it’s allowed to happen in one case-exchange programs. And that’s how Angelina Kudou Shields has arrived in Japan from the USNA to study at First High.

Around the time Lina arrived in Japan magicians began getting attacked by a mysterious being who leaves his victims drained of blood. Will Tatsuya be able to discover the identity of the “Vampire”?

Majo no Tabitabi

C2C
12 episodes · TV Completed 魔女の旅々
7.62

Since childhood, Elaina has always been fascinated by the stories written within her favorite book, especially those about Nike, a renowned witch who had numerous great travels across the world. Wanting to experience the awe of adventure herself, Elaina strives to become a witch, and despite the numerous trials that come her way, she eventually succeeds.

Now a full-fledged witch, Elaina finally embarks on her long-awaited journey, in which she meets many people along the way, learning their various stories. Through all of this, she explores the world at its fullest—experiencing both its bright and dark sides—starting her legendary tale.

Maoujou de Oyasumi

Doga Kobo
12 episodes · TV Completed 魔王城でおやすみ
7.73
Sshhh! Princess Syalis is trying to get a good night’s sleep. Some shut-eye. Forty winks. Catch some Z’s. Long ago in olden times when people and demons lived together in—well, disharmony, really—a demon king kidnaps a human princess and imprisons her in his castle. Bereft, the princess’s subjects beat their chests in anguish…until a hero arises to spearhead Project Rescue Our Princess! While waiting for her knight in shining armor, what’s an imprisoned princess to do…? Teddy-bear guards with bat wings are all very well, but her dungeon cell is bo-o-o-ring! So, she decides to wile away the long hours by sleeping. Now if only she could get comfortable…and didn’t suffer from insomnia…

Munou na Nana

Bridge
13 episodes · TV Completed 無能なナナ
7.26

It is the year 20XX. Earth was assaulted by monsters that would come to be known as “the Enemy of Humanity.” In order to deal with this threat, special schools composed of teenagers with extraordinary abilities were formed. These people, who came to be known as “the Talented,” had abilities that could defy the rules of reality.

Among these people with supernatural powers was an outlier, an individual who was sent to one of these schools despite having no innate special abilities whatsoever. This is the story of our protagonist, who attempts to defeat the Enemies of Humanity through the use of intelligence and manipulation alone.

Noblesse

Production I.G
13 episodes · TV Completed NOBLESSE -ノブレス-
6.58

Raizel awakens from his 820-year slumber. He holds the special title of Noblesse which is a pure-blooded Noble and protector of all other Nobles. In an attempt to protect Raizel, his servant Frankenstein enrolls him at Ye-Ran High School, where Raizel learn the simple and quotidian routines of the human world through his classmates.

However, the Union—a mighty secret organization with strings around the globe and a goal to rule the world—dispatches modified humans and gradually encroaches on Raizel’s life progressively—which causes him to wield his mighty power to protect those around him.

After 820 years of intrigue, the secrets behind his slumber are finally revealed and Raizel’s absolute protection as the Noblesse begins.

Ochikobore Fruit Tart

feel.
12 episodes · TV Completed おちこぼれフルーツタルト, OchiFuru
6.55

Fourth dormitory of the Rat Production (commonly known as Nezumi-sou)—the place where dropout idol girls live: the former child actor Sekino Roko, musician Nukui Hayu, and model Maehara Nina. Sakura Ino, who always dreamed of becoming an idol, moves in. At the same time, the decision is made to demolish the dormitory. Due to the project launched by the manager Kajino Hoho, “Ochikobore Fruit Tart,” occupants of the dormitory form a new idol group called “Fruit Tart” and start their activities in order to repay a one hundred million yen debt.

One Room Third Season

Zero-G
12 episodes · TV Completed One Room サードシーズン
6.36

Third season of One Room.

Rail Romanesque

Saetta
12 episodes · TV Completed レヱル・ロマネスク
4.82

The story is set in the game’s fictional southern Hinomoto city of Ohitoyoshi after it was successfully revitalized thanks to Hachiroku’s tourism promotion. The city is now planning to host the first Maitetsu Festival to bring together Railords and their respective masters from all of Hinomoto. Inspired by the humans planning for the festival, the famed Suzushiro and other Railords are also hosting a “Railord Summit” at the railroad station cafe Amairo to share their collective wisdom.

Senyoku no Sigrdrifa

A-1 Pictures
12 episodes · TV Completed 戦翼のシグルドリーヴァ
6.24

The Pillars suddenly appeared above Earth, threatening all life. A god who called himself Odin came to the aid of humanity as it was driven to near complete defeat. To counter the Pillars, Odin declared a counterattack by bequeathing humanity with the battle maidens Walküres and the “herocraft” as their wings.

Several years later, the battle between humanity and Pillars rages on, with men supporting the Walküres as they soar through the treacherous skies to save the world.

Japan is no exception. Three Walküres confront the giant Pillar looming over sacred Mt. Fuji. Each Walküre is skilled, but each also has issues. And now, an ace pilot has arrived from Europe.

“Now is the time to fight back, humanity. The day of reckoning has arrived. The time of Ragnarok draws nears.”

Sore dake ga Neck

Toho Interactive Animation
12 episodes · TV Completed それだけがネック, That is the Bottleneck
5.64

Set in a convenience store that seems to be everywhere, through the appearance of a convenience store clerk who does not talk properly, while raising problems with the way of modern communication, we will approach the secret of the mysterious hero Mutou.

Strike Witches: Road to Berlin

David Production
12 episodes · TV Completed 第501統合戦闘航空団 ストライクウィッチーズ ROAD to BERLIN
7.03

A new Strike Witches anime was announced as a part of the franchise’s 10th anniversary.

Taisou Zamurai

MAPPA
11 episodes · TV Completed 体操ザムライ
6.93

Year 2002. Japan’s gymnastics world was once strong. Former Japanese representative Shoutarou Aragaki (29), who devoted his time to gymnastics, was unable to perform as expected. Even so, after training on a daily basis, his coach Amakusa recommends Shoutarou to retire. However, the fate of the Aragaki family will change significantly due to a certain “encounter.”

Tonikaku Kawaii

Seven Arcs
12 episodes · TV Completed トニカクカワイイ
8.02

Having grown up ridiculed for his bizarre name, Nasa Yuzaki strives to be remembered for something more. Fortunately, it seems he’s on the right path, ranking first in the nation’s mock exams and set to enter his high school of choice.

However, everything changes in a single night when he notices a girl across the street on his way home. Enraptured by her overwhelming cuteness, it’s love at first sight for Nasa. But in his infatuated daze, he fails to notice the approaching danger speeding down the road and finds himself at death’s door. Barely alive thanks to the girl’s intervention, Nasa musters the courage to confess his love to her, fearing she might otherwise vanish from his life. She accepts his proposal on one condition: marriage, to which Nasa gladly accepts before passing out from his injuries. Upon waking, however, the girl is nowhere to be found.

After recovering from his injuries, Nasa tosses his previous ambitions aside and dedicates his life to finding the girl that captured his heart, yet several years pass to no avail. But one night, when an unexpected visitor comes knocking on his door, Nasa finds himself facing a woman that would forever change his world: his wife.

Tsukiuta. The Animation 2

Children's Playground Entertainment
13 episodes · TV Completed ツキウタ. THE ANIMATION 2
6.22

Second season of Tsukiuta. The Animation.

Yuukoku no Moriarty

Production I.G
11 episodes · TV Completed 憂国のモリアーティ, Moriarty's Patriotism, Moriarty the Patriot
7.84

In the late 19th century, the British Empire has become a global power. Due to the strict class stratification, the average citizen has little chance of successfully rising up to the top, where the despicable nobility rules over them all.

William James Moriarty, the second son of the Moriarty household, is a young mathematics professor who has displayed great cunning and intellect since he was a child. Along with his brothers Albert and Louis, he lives the simple life of a noble. Outside of school, William is a well-known private consultant willing to solve the problems of anyone in need. However, his gentle demeanor belies his position as the head of a group prepared to wreak havoc in pursuit of its desire—a new world built from the ashes of the old.

Yuukoku no Moriarty puts a new spin on Arthur Conan Doyle's original work by putting the spotlight on its main antagonist and exploring how he came to be the first and only "criminal consultant."