#BREAKING News from #VCRX: Shenmue Anime Announced as Crunchyroll and Adult Swim Production More: https://t.co/gjSZBLu0qF pic.twitter.com/erlB8HopMd, A Shenmue anime adaptation is coming to Crunchyroll and Adult Swim, A Shenmue anime adaptation is coming to Crunchyroll and Adult Swim - Chris Moyse, Shenmue III invites you on a 'Big Merry Cruise' March 17 - Chris Moyse, Shenmue III's second DLC is more story-oriented - Chris Carter, Shenmue III update adds dialogue skip, adjusts mini-games - Chris Moyse, Shenmue III's Battle Rally DLC offers 'a race unlike any other' - Chris Moyse, Review in Progress: Shenmue III - Chris Carter, Shenmue III's launch trailer feels special - Jordan Devore, Interview with Shenmue director: Get ready for Shenmue IV - Brett Makedonski. “We’re eager to show our fans more of this action-packed adventure series as we move through production.”. He's currently trying to work his way through a pile of unread books that threatens to come crashing down, burying everything he loves and cares about, including his cat. This suggests that the anime will cover the original Shenmue and part of Shenmue 2. Video game creator Yu Suzuki is also onboard as an Executive Producer. The production of Crunchyroll and Adult Swim “Shenmue” is directed by Sakurai Chikara in the Telecom Animation Film studios, managed by Sola Entertainment. Shenmue is an anime series with 13 episodes, following the journey of Ryo Hazuki. Fans eager to re-watch the announcement can register for a free Virtual Crunchyroll Expo badge now at crunchyrollexpo.com and stream the Crunchyroll Industry Panel in the V-CRX On-Demand section. You can support aniSearch by entering new merchandise into our database, using our, Sometimes a screenshot is worth a thousand words and can be an immensely influential factor in deciding whether one likes a show or not. All the latest gaming news, game reviews and trailers. "The first Shenmue video game was released more than 20 years ago and we are excited to work with Adult Swim again to bring this franchise to life through the anime series," said Crunchyroll's Sarah Victor in a press release. Launch dates for broadcast, cable and streaming programs, Up-to-date lists for broadcast, cable and streaming series, Pandemic-proof vs. pandemic-contingent broadcast lineups, Signup for Breaking News Alerts & Newsletters, Get our latest storiesin the feed of your favorite networks. Nolan is the Features Team Lead at CBR. In addition to news of a Shenmue anime, Crunchyroll provided updates on a number of other series, including Dr. Stone, which will return for Season 2 in January 2021. According to official information, Ryo will visit Yokosuka and Hong Kong seeking information and the whereabouts of his father’s murderer. “The first Shenmue video game was released more than 20 years ago and we are excited to work with Adult Swim again to bring this franchise to life through the anime series. 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In addition to news of a Shenmue anime, Crunchyroll provided updates on a number of other series, including Dr. Stone, which will return for Season 2 in January 2021. L.D. Video game creator Yu Suzuki is also onboard as an Executive Producer. 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This latest Crunchyroll and Adult Swim Production will stream worldwide outside of Japan and mainland China on Crunchyroll and air on Adult Swim’s Toonami in the domestic United States.