Crunchyroll’s October 2 Simulcast Announcements


First up is the second season of My Wife is the Student Council President! titled “My Wife is the Student Council President!” which Crunchyroll will air both the uncensored and censored versions of. The uncensored version will air Sundays starting October 2 @ 8:00 AM PT and will never be available for free users. The censored version will be available 1 week later. Based off the manga by Yumi Nakata in Comic REX, Hiroyuki Furukawa brings the anime with Seven which Crunchyroll describes as:

In My Wife is the Student Council President+!, the kiss to seal their promise was on her left breast?! The charismatic student council president turned out to be his uninvited, completely defenseless bride. After being forced to live together, is his virtue on the verge of destruction?! There’s just a little bit of ♡ in this romantic comedy about living under the same roof!


Next we have Scorching Ping Pong Girls which will air Mondays starting October 3 11:05 AM PT worldwide except Asia. Based on Yagura Asano’s manga which has been running in Tonari no Young Jump since December 2013 with direction from Yasuhiro Irie at Kinema Citrus. Crunchyroll describes the series as:

The world of middle school girls’ ping pong enters an age of heated rivalry as the throne at its apex is surrendered… Tsumujikaze Koyori, a girl who loves ping pong, has just transferred to Suzumegahara Middle School. Along with her friends who strive to be the national champions, can Koyori bring the winds of change to the school?! The curtain is about to rise on a scorching hot tale of girls who love ping pong!


Trickster is the next announcement which Crunchyroll will stream Monday’s starting October 3 @ 10:35 AM PT in USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Iceland, Sweden, Norway, and Netherlands. This is an original anime written by Erika Yoshida and directed by Masahiro Mukai at TMS Entertainment and Shin-Ei Animation. Crunchyroll describes the series as:

Based on the works by Ranpo Edogawa comes a new mystery thriller. Kensuke Hanasaki meets a mysterious boy named Yoshio Kobayashi who, due to an unexplained fog, cannot die though he wishes for death. Intrigued by this boy, Kensuke invites him to join the Boys’ Detective Team and their work around the city. But danger awaits and their fate will lead them down a dark path.


Next up is Joker Season 4 which Crunchyroll will stream Mondays starting October 3 @ 4:30 AM PT worldwide except Asia and Italian speaking countries. This is the 4th time Hideyasu Takahashi’s CoroCoro published manga has received an anime which like before, will be directed by Yukiyo Teramoto at Shin-Ei Animation. Crunchyroll describes the series as:

“Welcome to night to shine!” Phantom thief joker! We do not only steal! Audacity! Coming and go most unexpectedly! We cause miracle splendidly [miracle maker]! With Hachi of fellow for treasure to the whole world! Well, show is the start!

Crunchyroll also announced GAKUEN HANDSOME although gave no details.

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