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Here is a Heads up of what will be coming next year.


With Eren and company now at the shoreline and the threat of Marley looming, what’s next for the Scouts and their quest to unravel the mysteries of the Titans, humanity, and more? (Source: Funimation)


TV - Dec 7, 2020, 00:10 (JST)
336,625 9.05
Second season of Yakusoku no Neverland.
TV - Jan 8, 2021, 01:25 (JST)
229,779 N/A
Second season of Dr. Stone.
TV - Jan 14, 2021, 22:30 (JST)
187,776 N/A
Second season of Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken.
TV - Jan 12, 2021, 23:00 (JST)
184,533 N/A
Second half of Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 2nd Season.
TV - Jan 6, 2021, 22:30 (JST)
128,317 N/A
Second season of 5-toubun no Hanayome.
TV - Jan 8, 2021, 01:28 (JST)
121,466 N/A
Second season of Beastars
TV - Jan 5, 2021
80,259 N/A
Third season of Log Horizon.
TV - Jan 13, 2021, 19:25 (JST)
76,744 N/A
Second season of Hataraku Saibou.
TV - Jan 9, 2021
75,389 N/A
Although admired at school for her amiability and academic prowess, high school student Kyouko Hori has been hiding another side of her. With her parents often away from home due to work, Hori has to look after her younger brother and do the housework, leaving no chance to socialize away from school. Meanwhile, Izumi Miyamura is seen as a brooding, glasses-wearing otaku. However, in reality, he is a gentle person inept at studying. Furthermore, he has nine piercings hidden behind his long hair and a tattoo along his back and left shoulder. By sheer chance, Hori and Miyamura cross paths outside of school—neither looking as the other expects. These seemingly polar opposites become friends, sharing with each other a side they have never shown to anyone else. [Written by MAL Rewrite]
TV - Jan 10, 2021, 00:30 (JST)
57,973 N/A
Second season of Yuru Camp△.
TV - Jan 7, 2021, 23:00 (JST)
53,260 N/A
Alcohol, smoking, and stress—in the body subjected to these irritants, the cells responsible for maintaining life seem to fight a war that never ends. Due to a severe shortage of workers, Red Blood Cell AA2153 has to quickly learn to deliver oxygen and collect carbon dioxide, even in dangerous conditions. Meanwhile, White Blood Cell U-1196 has to do her part by dealing with germs and viruses during life-threatening situations. In the midst of these crises, they have to work together to keep the body healthy, despite not knowing if their sacrifices will be worthwhile. Hataraku Saibou Black takes a different approach by showing the grittier side of the jobs our cells perform. [Written by MAL Rewrite]
TV - Jan 10, 2021, 00:00 (JST)
51,763 N/A
Killed while saving a stranger from a traffic collision, a 34-year-old NEET is reincarnated into a world of magic as Rudeus Greyrat, a newborn baby. With knowledge, experience, and regrets from his previous life retained, Rudeus vows to lead a fulfilling life and not repeat his past mistakes. Now gifted with a tremendous amount of magical power as well as the mind of a grown adult, Rudeus is seen as a genius in the making by his new parents. Soon, he finds himself studying under powerful warriors, such as his swordsman father and a mage named Roxy Migurdia—all in order to hone his apparent talents. But despite his innocent exterior, Rudeus is still a perverted otaku, who uses his wealth of knowledge to make moves on women whom he could never make in his previous life. [Written by MAL Rewrite]
TV - Jan 11, 2021, 00:00 (JST)
48,763 N/A
The world where the Hero and the Demon King continue to oppose each other. The grand magic from the Hero and the Demon King cross over worlds and exploded in the classroom of a certain high school. The students who died in the explosion will be reincarnated in a different world. The protagonist, who has the lowest reputation in the class, was reincarnated into a spider. Nevertheless, she adapted quickly to the present condition with strong willpower. This is a story of she who has become a spider trying whatever she can to live. (Source: MU)
TV - Jan 8, 2021, 21:30 (JST)
34,035 N/A
"Healing magicians cannot fight alone." Keare, who was bound by this common knowledge, was exploited again and again by others. One day, he noticed what lay beyond healing magic, and was convinced that a healing magician was the strongest class. However, by the time he realized that potential, he was deprived of everything. Thus, he used healing magic on the world itself to go back four years, deciding to redo everything. This is a heroic tale of one healing magician who became the strongest by using knowledge from his past life and healing magic. (Source: Novel Updates, edited)
TV - Jan ??, 2021
27,926 N/A
Second season of World Trigger.
TV - Jan 10, 2021, 01:30 (JST)
24,558 N/A
Third season of Non Non Biyori.
TV - Jan 11, 2021, 01:35 (JST)
22,968 N/A
Noir is the son of a minor noble with very little to his name other than a job offer—which is canceled before he can even start his first day. He does possess one rare trait, though: the magical ability to consult with a great sage, even if using the skill gives him terrible headaches! Unsure of what his future holds, he accesses the sage for advice on how to move forward and is directed to a secret dungeon filled with rare beasts and magical items. It is here that Noir will train, compiling experience and wealth, until he's powerful enough to change his fate. (Source: Seven Seas Entertainment)
TV - Jan 9, 2021, 02:25 (JST)
22,410 N/A
Tomozaki is one of the best gamers in Japan, and in his opinion, the game of real life is one of the worst. No clear-cut rules for success, horribly balanced, and nothing makes sense. But then he meets a gamer who's just as good as him, and she offers to teach him a few exploits... (Source: Yen Press)
TV - Jan 8, 2021, 21:00 (JST)
22,124 N/A
When a series of animal bodies that rot away after a single night begin appearing in a remote mountain village, Inugami, a detective from Tokyo who specializes in the occult, is called to investigate. While working the case, he befriends a strange boy who works in the field every day instead of going to school. Shunned by his peers and nicknamed "Dorota-bou" after a yokai that lives in the mud, he helps Inugami uncover the truth behind the killings—but supernatural forces are at work, and while Dorota-bou is just a nickname, it might not be the only thing about the boy that isn't human. (Source: MU)
TV - Jan 10, 2021, 22:00 (JST)
17,362 N/A
The peaceful days of the very popular work Bungou Stray Dogs are here. The characters of the Armed Detective Agency and the Mafia are in miniature form?! Due to Atsushi and co. becoming cute, this is a different experience to the original work—a pleasant gag manga! (Source: Bungo Stray Dogs Wiki)
TV - Jan 13, 2021, 00:30 (JST)
16,025 N/A
2014: Akira Natsume seems to almost have a phobia of electrical devices while also being very good at diagnosing them. He resolves to change himself for the better and get a girlfriend like his older brother did. ...But then Akira suddenly dies in an accident. 16 years later a special policewoman and her android partner retrieve and activate a highly advanced AI and superweapon called EX-ARM and put it into full control of their ship as a last resort. Turns out the AI is actually just Akira's brain! (Source: MU)
TV - Jan 11, 2021, 01:05 (JST)
15,443 N/A
Lloyd is a novice adventurer whose dream is to discover "true strength" in the capital he's always admired, despite growing up with neighbors who always considered him weak. The story starts with him departing from his hometown, which just so happens to be located right next to...one of the most dangerous dungeons in the world?! Lloyd may think of himself as powerless, but when he goes to the city that serves as the starter town for adventurers, the difference between him and everyone else couldn't be starker! (Source: Yen Press, edited)


TV - Jan 4, 2021, 22:00 (JST)
15,264 N/A
Reki, a high school sophomore and skater, is addicted to "S," a highly secret and dangerous downhill skateboarding race that takes place in an abandoned mine. The skaters are especially wild about the "beefs," or heated battles that erupt in the races. Reki takes Langa, a transfer student returning to Japan after studying abroad, to the mine where the races are held. Langa, who has no skateboarding experience, finds himself pulled into the world of "S"... (Source: Aniplex US)
TV - Jan 10, 2021, 02:00 (JST)
14,869 N/A
Her first encounter with Toriko Nishina was on the Otherside after seeing "that thing" and nearly dying. Ever since that day, exhausted university student Sorawo Kamikoshi's life changed. In this Otherworld, full of mystery, which exists alongside our own, dangerous beings like the Kunekune and Hasshaku-sama that are spoken of in real ghost stories appear. For research, for profit, and to find an important person, Toriko and Sorao set foot into the abnormal. (Source: J-Novel Club, edited)
TV - Jan 4, 2021, 00:30 (JST)
14,267 N/A
High school student Kimichika Haijima moves back to his hometown, Fukui, after causing trouble in the Tokyo Junior High School volleyball club. There, he is reunited with his childhood friend, Yunii Kuroba, who possesses outstanding physical abilities, but is vulnerable under pressure. Haijima, with his overwhelming passion and talent for volleyball, forms an ace combination with Kuroba. The two enroll at Seiin High School, where they join the volleyball club. Awaiting them are the 163 cm hot-blooded captain Shinichirou Oda, the talented and sharp-tongued vice-captain Misao Aoki and his third-year pair, and second-year students, including Akito Kanno, who is always wearing long sleeves due to his allergy to sunlight. The newborn team breaks its former shell of weakness and becomes Fukui's rising star. This is a certain team's journey to victory, with a series of fascinating rivals standing in their way. (Source: MAL News)
TV - Jan 8, 2021, 00:55 (JST)
13,683 N/A
Hortensia Saga is a medieval fantasy tale of war and chaos. Three years ago, the king was betrayed and murdered by one of his dukes who then rebuilt the kingdom into his own. But now, the original heir to the throne has secretly come of age. Hiding in the guise of a man, she and her loyal band begin the quest to save her homeland. (Source: Kotaku, edited)
TV - Jan 7, 2021
8,023 N/A
(No synopsis yet.)
TV - Jan 13, 2021, 01:29 (JST)
6,093 N/A
Ringarindo is a land surrounded by a wall. The wall covers, protects, cultivates, and nutures this land. The wall is god ... it is the foundation of this land of Ringarindo. One day, a mysterious man named Back Arrow appears in Essha village on the outskirts of Ringarindo. Arrow lost his memories, but says that all he knows is, "I came from beyond the wall." To restore his memories, Arrow heads out beyond the wall, but is embroiled in a battle with himself as the stakes. (Source: ANN)
TV - Jan 9, 2021, 00:00 (JST)
5,665 N/A
The anime will tell the story of high school students as they compete in groups in a unique form of figure skating called "Skate-Leading." (Source: MAL News)
TV - Jan 10, 2021, 22:30 (JST)
5,252 N/A
"In Heaven's Animal Design Department, designers create a variety of new animals daily while contending with the unreasonable requests of their client: God. This series answers questions such as, 'Why can’t unicorns exist?', 'What makes an animal taste delicious?', 'What’s the most powerful creature in the ocean?', and, 'Bird versus snake: who would win?'" (Source: Kodansha Comics, edited)
TV - Jan 7, 2021, 23:30 (JST)
4,295 N/A
Second season of Majutsushi Orphen Hagure Tabi.


TV - Jan 20, 2021
4,266 N/A
As long as hearts exist inside people, there will always be those who suffer. And then something "strange" enters their mind and causes a strange disease to manifest itself in the body. The illness, which is called a "mystery disease" is unknown to most, but certainly exists. There is a doctor and apprentice who fights the disease, which modern medicine cannot cure. His name is Ramune. He acts freely all the time, is foul-mouthed, and doesn't even look like a doctor! However, once he is confronted with the mysterious disease, he is able to quickly uncover the root cause of his patients' deep-seated distress and cure them. And beyond that... (Source: Crunchyroll)
TV - Jan 10, 2021, 01:30 (JST)
4,026 N/A
Project Scard depicts the encounters and battles of those who have tattoos which possess the sealed powers of divine beasts and gods. The story is set in the Akatsuki Special Zone, a lawless zone in Tokyo. "Helios" are those who use the ability of the tattoos to protect the city, "Artemis" are committed to maintain security and control, whilst having a strong commercial motive, and the "Public Security Special Service" are Scard Staff of the metropolitan police department. They live through the turbulent days to keep on going. (Source: MAL News)
TV - Jan 9, 2021, 01:55 (JST)
3,859 N/A
"All stars" season of Show by Rock!! featuring all the bands from previous seasons.
TV - Jan 7, 2021, 22:00 (JST)
2,994 N/A
The story follows Rena Yukuhasahi, a reserved office lady and Ryouhei Hachiya, a businessman and fellow colleague. Yukuhasahi appears to be the most reserved girl in the company, but becomes a super beautiful woman when she dresses up. Flustered in the presence of her transformed self, Hachiya insists on taking her out, only to find themselves in front of a love hotel. (Source: MAL News) The standard TV version of the anime debuted on January 4 at 1:00 a.m. on Tokyo MX, while the complete version streamed on the ComicFesta Anime Zone website. This entry reflects standard TV version of the anime.
TV - Jan 4, 2021, 01:00 (JST)
2,849 N/A
Third season of Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki.
TV - Jan 10, 2021, 21:54 (JST)
2,796 N/A
Set five years after the mysterious disaster of a city's sudden disappearance, a group of girls fascinated by the "Theatrical Material System" using 3D holograms aims to brighten the stage during the city's post-apocalyptic recovery. (Source: MAL News)
TV - Jan 5, 2021, 21:00 (JST)
2,703 N/A
Countries all over the world formed an alliance to counter the emerging enemy of mankind "Neuroi," whom only girls with special powers could counter. However, the Neuroi never appeared. Instead of fighting, the witches spend their days idly. This time following not only unit 501, but also unit 502 known as "Brave Witches!" The 2nd volume of the comical daily drama of the witches who do not fight Neuroi begins! (Source: MAL News)
TV - Jan 13, 2021, 00:45 (JST)
2,421 N/A
(No synopsis yet.)
TV - Jan 7, 2021, 00:00 (JST)
2,397 N/A
To become an idol, I shed blood, sweat, and tears. Even so, I push on. I want to shine. I want to earn it. I want to become number one. I want to smile. I want to make my dreams come true. I want to look back at a sea of people. I want to be noticed. I want to find it. I want to overcome obstacles. I have only pride inside my chest. No one is in the spotlight from the beginning. Everyone is weak. Only those who do not break will reach the highest peak to become an idol. This is the story of idols who face big dreams and harsh reality. (Source: MAL News)
TV - Jan 10, 2021, 23:30 (JST)
2,094 N/A
School begins at Étoile Vio School, where idol-hopeful students known as "I-Chu" will undergo training to become full-fledged idols. However, things are off to a strange start when the new students are given a speech from their bear principal?! The I-Chu work steadily toward their goals and ask, "What is an idol?" Each boy will learn to shine as they struggle to find their answer. (Source: MAL News)
TV - Jan 6, 2021, 23:00 (JST)
2,041 N/A
(No synopsis yet.)
TV - Jan 9, 2021, 00:30 (JST)
1,828 N/A
Eighth season of Yami Shibai.
TV - Jan ??, 2021
1,726 N/A
Sequel of Shin Chuuka Ichiban.
TV - Jan 11, 2021, 01:10 (JST)
1,179 N/A
The story is set in Kyoto's "hanamachi" geisha quarter. Here, after geisha finish their work late at night, they spend the night resting at a lodge to prepare for the next day. The story centers on Kiyo, an Aomori native who works as a cook in a geisha lodge in Kyoto after finishing junior high school and leaving home. She also has a friend named Sumire who is a maiko, or apprentice geisha. (Source: ANN)
TV - Feb ??, 2021
1,124 N/A
The anime's production will use motion capture technology to capture the movements of the voice cast while simultaneously producing voice recordings. (Source: ANN)
TV - Jan 8, 2021
390 N/A
(No synopsis yet.)
TV - Feb ??, 2021
254 N/A
(No synopsis yet.)
TV - Jan 7, 2021, 01:32 (JST)
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