Search form

Crunchyroll Reveals Massively Huge Spring 2022 Anime Lineup

Expansive slate includes 50 new and returning series; ‘Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These’ Season 3 and ‘Estab Life: Great Escape’ now available, with new titles dropping throughout April.

Crunchyroll has announced the platform’s Spring 2022 lineup, its largest programming slate to date, which includes 50 new and returning titles.

New simulcasts from Japan, subtitled and dubbed, will include SPY x FAMILY, The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2, Kaguya-sama: Love Is War -Ultra Romantic-, Skeleton Knight in Another World, Date A Live IV, The Greatest Demon Lord Is Reborn as a Typical Nobody, Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie, and The Dawn of the Witch.

Simulcasts on Crunchyroll continuing from the Winter 2022 anime season include One Piece, Cue!, Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, Dragon Quest The Adventure of Dai, Digimon Ghost Game, Case Closed (Detective Conan), and Requiem of the Rose King.

The new season has already kicked off with Season 3 of Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These and the first two episodes of Estab Life: Great Escape which are airing ahead of Japan’s TV broadcast.

The spring anime slate will complement the streamer’s existing library of more than 40,000 episodes and 16,000 hours of viewing. Funimation’s catalog of titles continues to transition to the Crunchyroll platform with new episodes of current series being added.

See Crunchyroll’s current slate of Spring 2022 anime below:

New Simulcasts Starting This Spring 2022 Anime Season

Now Available:

  • Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These Season 3 (Production I.G)
  • Estab Life: Great Escape (Polygon Pictures)


  • Science Fell in Love, So I Tried to Prove It r=1-sinθ (Zero-G)
  • Mahjong Soul Pon (Scooter Films)


  • Fanfare of Adolescence (Lay-duce)
  • Love All Play (Nippon Animation and OLM)


  • Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story Final Season (SHAFT)
  • Trapped in a Dating Sim: The World of Otome Games is Tough for Mobs (ENGI) watch the official trailer:


  • Tomodachi Game (Okuruto Noboru)


  • The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2 (DR Movie)
  • The Greatest Demon Lord Is Reborn as a Typical Nobody (Silver Link)


  • Skeleton Knight in Another World (Studio Kai)
  • The Dawn of the Witch (Tezuka Productions)


  • Kaguya-sama: Love Is War-Ultra Romantic (A-1 Pictures)
  • Date A Live IV (Geek Toys)
  • Dance Dance Danseur (MAPPA
  • Love After World Domination (Project No.9)


  • SPY x FAMILY (WIT Studio and Cloverworks)
  • Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie (Doga Kobo)
  • In the Heart of Kunoichi Tsubaki (CloverWorks)
  • Aoashi (Production I.G)


  • Don't Hurt Me, My Healer! (Jumondou)


  • Ascendance of a Bookworm Season 3 (Ajiado)

April 23

  • A Couple of Cuckoos (Shin-Ei Animation)

New Ovas and TV Specials Coming This Spring 2022 Anime Season

Coming Soon:

  • Sony Music AnimeSongs ONLINE 2022 (Sony Music Entertainment Japan)

Simulcasts Continuing from The Winter 2022 Anime Season

  • One Piece (Toei Animation)
  • Boruto: Naruto Next Generations (Pierrot / TV TOKYO)
  • Requiem of the Rose King (J.C.Staff / Bandai Namco Arts)
  • CUE! (Yumeta Company and Graphinica / Pony Canyon)
  • Dragon Quest The Adventure of Dai (Toei Animation)
  • Case Closed (Detective Conan) (TMS Entertainment)
  • Digimon Ghost Game (Toei Animation)
  • Shenmue the Animation (Telecom Animation Film)
  • Delicious Party Pretty Cure (Toei Animation)

Source: Crunchyroll

Debbie Diamond Sarto's picture

Debbie Diamond Sarto is news editor at Animation World Network.