Anime Expo 2018 News Roundup: Day Zero, One, Two Headlines

by ANN News Team,

July 5-8 2017, Los Angeles, California

Cosplay Galleries

Day One Day Two

What's Going on in The Entertainment Hall? (Gallery)



Premiere Reports

Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind World Premiere

My Hero Academia: Two Heroes World Premiere

Dragon Pilot: Hisone & Masotan North American Premiere

Studio Trigger's SSSS.GRIDMAN Premiere

Overlord III Premiere Report

Cells At Work! Premiere Report

Sirius the Jaeger Premiere Report

Laughing Under The Clouds Gaiden Premiere Report



Panel Reports

The Seven Deadly Sins with Bryce Papenbrook and Yuuki Kaji

HIDIVE's Pop Team Epic Panel with Producer Kotaro Sudo

TRIGGER Panel with Tatsuru Tatemoto, Hiromi Wakabayashi, Shigeto Koyama and Sushio

Me!Me!Me! with Hibiki Yoshizaki



Headlines: Day Zero (Wednesday, July 4)

Dark Horse Licenses Lynn Okamoto's Elfen Lied Manga

JAST USA to Release togainu no chi, DRAMAtical Murder, Lamento -Beyond the Void- Boys-Love Games

NISA Reveals November Release of SNK 40th Anniversary Collection Switch Game in Video

SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy Game Adds Mui Mui from Dragon Gal Pachislot Games



Headlines: Day One (Thursday, July 5)

NIS America to Release The Princess Guide, Caligula: Overdose in 2019

Sentai Filmworks Announces Dubs for Tada Never Falls in Love, Real Girl, UQ Holder

Made in Abyss, Scum's Wish English Dub Stars Announced

Sentai Filmworks Licenses Mr. Tonegawa Anime, Plans Dub Streaming on HIDIVE

Cygames Unveils Zombieland Saga Anime for Fall 2018

Crunchyroll Announces RErideD, Double Decker, That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime, Radiant Anime for Fall

Crunchyroll Expo to Premiere The Rising of the Shield Hero Anime

J-Novel Club Announces Print Publishing Line With In Another World With My Smartphone Novels

J-Novel Club Licenses Amagi Brilliant Park, Kokoro Connect, Sorcerous Stabber Orphen Novels

Crunchyroll Manga Adds Planet With, Holmes of Kyoto, Crossing Time

Sunrise, Legendary Announce Live-Action Gundam Film

Maiden Japan Licenses Maria Watches Over Us, Hataraki Man, Basquash!, Yumeiro Pâtissière, Votoms, Ideon, Xabungle, Human Crossing Anime

Viz Media Adds Smashed: Junji Ito Story Collection Manga, Megalobox Anime

Hi Score Girl Anime to Have U.S. Premiere at Otakon

Viz Media to Reprint Banana Fish Manga

A Certain Magical Index Season 3 Anime's Teaser Promo Streamed

Aggretsuko Anime Gets 2nd Season on Netflix in 2019

Eleven Arts to Screen Liz and the Blue Bird, Laughing Under the Clouds Gaiden in U.S. Theaters

Netflix Reveals Premiere Dates for 2nd Godzilla Anime Film, Dragon Pilot, Kengan Ashura

Zero Escape Writer's New Game is AI: The Somnium Files Visual Novel

Spike Chunsoft to Release YU-NO Visual Novel on PS4/PC in 2019

TBS Reveals October Premiere for Gakuen Basara Anime, 2019 Premiere for Kazuki Akane's Hoshiai no Sora

Aniplex USA to Screen I Want to Eat Your Pancreas Anime Film in U.S. Theaters

Kill la Kill Game's Trailer Reveals PS4/PC Release in 2019

2nd Fate/stay night Heaven's Feel Film Screens in U.S. Theaters in 2019

Frontwing to Release Grisaia: Phantom Trigger Anime in English

Steins;Gate Elite Game's Western Release Delayed to Early 2019



Headlines: Day Two (Friday, July 6)

Sunrise Streams Live-Action Gundam Film's Announcement Video

So I'm a Spider, So What? TV Anime Adaptation Confirmed at Anime Expo

Funimation Licenses SSSS.Gridman Anime for Fall Streaming

Funimation Reveals Home Video Release Details for Free! Anime Films, ReLIFE OVA

Funimation Licenses 1987 Anime Zillion

Ace Attorney Anime's 2nd Season Visual, October 6 Premiere Revealed

Viz Media Licenses JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable Manga & Live-Action Film, Golden Wind Anime

Aksys Games to Release Death Mark, Code: Realize ~Wintertide Miracles~, Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax Games

Trigger Reveals More Details on Promare Anime

Sword Art Online: Alicization Anime's Video Reveals Additional Staff

Studio Trigger Launches Patreon Page



Headlines: Day Three (Saturday, July 7)

Right Stuf to Release Gundam Seed Anime on Blu-ray With Both English Dubs

Nozomi Ent. to Release Gravitation, Please Teacher!, Please Twins Anime on Blu-ray Disc

Idea Factory Int'l Reveals Western Release of Death end re;Quest Game

Right Stuf, Nozomi Ent. Add Galaxy Angel A, Galaxy Angel AA, Galaxy Angel S Anime

Sekai Project Adds NEKOPARA Extra, 6 Other Games

Kodansha USA Adds The Seven Deadly Sins: Seven Days, Love in Focus, Witch Hat Atelier Manga

Spike Chunsoft Delays Western Release of Zanki Zero: Last Beginning Game to Spring 2019

Tatsuhisa Suzuki, Yumi Uchiyama Star in Kengan Ashura Anime

Viz Media Reveals English Dub Cast for Sailor Moon S: The Movie Film

MangaGamer to Release Lilycle Rainbow Stage!!!, LuckyDog1 Games



Day Four (Sunday, July 8)

Artist huke Teases Return of 'Black' Work

X Japan ft. Hyde Performs Attack on Titan Season 3's Opening Theme

Seven Seas Adds Railgun, Kobayashi's Dragon Maid, Orphen Spinoff Manga; 3 Light Novel Series

Yen Press Licenses Happy Sugar Life, Kakegurui Twins Manga, Penguin Highway, Walk on Girl, Mirai Novels

Ikémen Vampire Smartphone Game Gets English Release Next Spring

Tokyo Ghoul:re Call to Exist Game Gets PS4/PC Release in the West

Goblin Slayer Anime's Video Reveals October Premiere

Tokyo Chronos VR Visual Novel's Kickstarter Campaign Launches on Tuesday




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