Crunchyroll Adds Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V Anime
posted on by Alex Mateo
Crunchyroll announced on Tuesday that it is streaming the Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V anime. The first 15 episodes launched on Tuesday, the following 15 episodes (#16-30) will be available next Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. EST, and 10 more episodes (#31-40) will be available on November 29 at 7:00 p.m. EST. Starting in December, five episodes will be added every Tuesday (except the first Tuesday of the month) at 5:00 p.m. EST. The stream is available for users worldwide excluding Asia.
The Yu-Gi-Oh Arc-V anime, the newest Yu-Gi-Oh! anime series inspired by Kazuki Takahashi's original manga, premiered in Japan in April 2014. The series premiered on TV in Canada in August 2015, and premiered in the United States on the Nicktoons channel on February 21.
Viz Media began publishing Naohito Miyoshi's Yu-Gi-Oh Arc-V manga series in August 2015 in its digital English edition of Shonen Jump. The manga debuted in Japan in August 2015 in Shueisha's V Jump magazine.
The story is set in Maiami City on the coast of Japan. Yūya is a second-year middle school student who loves to entertain people. Although he is small, he has been training his tough body and Action Duelist arms with weapons. His dream is to become an "Entertainment Duelist" who makes people smile. One day, Yūya ends up fighting an exhibition match with the current champion of the Pro Duel world.
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