Best New Anime Club Picks – Spring 2017

First things first – Crunchyroll has changed its methods for reviewing Anime Club accounts and this means it’s easier for you to get a free Anime Club Outreach account through them! Go here to sign up today!
Today I want to share some anime that make great picks to share at your Library’s Anime Club. These are all brand new anime airing this spring season, and are simulcast on Crunchyroll with subtitles. Click the images to go right to Crunchyroll and start watching!

Boruto: Naruto Next Generations

Simulcast on Wednesdays at 5:25 am EDT

The life of the shinobi is beginning to change. Boruto Uzumaki, son of Seventh Hokage Naruto Uzumaki, has enrolled in the Ninja Academy to learn the ways of the ninja. Now, as a series of mysterious events unfolds, Boruto’s story is about to begin!

Fans of the original Naruto series, which ended both in manga and anime form recently, will love to continue their hokage journey with this sequel series!

Perfect for all ages of anime fans.

 Love Tyrant

Simulcast on Thursdays at 3:05 pm EDT

A beautiful girl named Guri, who has a mysterious item that forces two random people to kiss and turns them into couples, appears in front high school student, Aino Seiji. Despite being dressed up as a shinigami, she’s actually cupid. Suddenly, Guri tries to kiss Seiji, and then… Unavoidable and uncontrollable–A forceful love comedy that starts with an angel and a kiss!!

This series has some mature humor, but is hysterial and would be great for teens grades 9 and up!

 The Silver Guardian

Simulcast on Saturdays at 9:30 am EDT

The protagonist, Riku Suigin is a pro-level gamer. The heroine, Riku Rei, knows of this and is the most beautiful girl in school and also loves video games. Suigin receives a device to play a net game called “Grave Buster” from Rei, but Rei is suddenly kidnapped. When Rei puts his hand on the device, he’s sucked into the world of the game. And in that world, a battle between the tomb raiders and tomb protectors for the tomb of the mother goddess Bango’s tomb has been going on for 1000 years.

This series is based on a Chinese webcomic, which is a really interesting origin to share with your Anime Club attendees!

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