Crunchyroll announced an additional batch of shows joining its Summer 2020 simulcast lineup.
The original anime GIBIATE will premiere on 15 July as a Crunchyroll Original. Yoshitaka Amano worked on the original character designs. Lunch Box and Studio Elle are in charge of the animation production with Masahiko Komino as the director and Ryo Aoki in charge of the writing and planning. The series is “set in the year 2030, where zombies and monsters called Gibia roam Japan with samurai and ninja set out to defeat them.”
The anime adaptation of the Chinese mobile game Mr Love: Queen’s Choice will premiere on 16 July. MAPPA is in charge of the animation production. The story “follows a heroine who inherited a company from her late father and has become the producer of a television program.”
Announced earlier by Aniplex of America, The Misfit of Demon King Academy: History’s Strongest Demon King Reincarnates and Goes to School with His Descendants will stream exclusively on Crunchyroll beginning 4 July at 9 AM PDT. This series is “about an old demon king who is reincarnated 2,000 years after his reign and is accepted into a school with all his descendants.”
The additional anime titles join Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- Season 2 set for 8 July, Rent-a-Girlfriend and Fire Force Season 2 both scheduled to premiere on 3 July.
Source: email correspondence