Asobi Ni Ikuyo: Bombshells from the Sky hits Crunchyroll

Next week begins the catgirl mania on Crunchyroll as Asobi Ni Ikuyo lands on the streaming video service. The 13-episode series will go into the simulcast lineup joining Bleach, Naruto and many others.

From Crunchyroll on Asobi Ni Ikuyo:

President of Crunchyroll¹s Japan office Vince Shortino said: ³This is
exactly the kind of quality, late-night programming that has made Japan
famous, and we look forward to putting it in Crunchyroll¹s Summer 2010
lineup of more simulcasts than any other place on the web.²

“Kio and all her family members are gathered for a funeral in Okinawa. This
same day, a message arrives from outer space. There she encounters a girl
named Elis who claims to be an alien. The odd thing is… Elis has cat-ears
and a tail. What does destiny have in store for Kio and Elis?”

The simulcast will be available to all users outside of Japan, Korea and Mongolia.

Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan simulcasts from Japan

Viz is bringing anime fans the action this summer, first announcing Bleach simulcasts from Japan and now the company is bringing Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan to the US hours after it airs.

For those unfamiliar with the series.

When night falls, the Yokai King will rise! Rikuo Nura is caught between two worlds, being three-quarters human and part yokai (supernatural demon). During the day, Rikuo’s an ordinary teenager, but at night when his yokai blood awakens, he transforms into the future leader of the Nura clan, with a hundred demons at his command!

Keep an eye out for the series on VIZanime.com
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