- I. Leftover & Sequels this Spring 2020 Season
- A Certain Scientific Railgun T
- Kaguya-sama: Love is War Season 2
- Sword Art Online: Alicization – War of the Underworld Part 2
- My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU Season 3
- Food Wars Season 5
- Fruits Basket (2019) Season 2
- Ahiru no Sora
- Ascendance of a Bookworm Season 2
- No Guns Life Season 2
- Kingdom Season 3
- II. New anime series releasing this spring 2020
- Kami no Tou: Tower of God
- The 8th Son? Are You Kidding Me?
- My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom!
- Sing “Yesterday” For Me
- Fugou Keiji: Balance: Unlimited
- Wave, Listen to Me!
- Bungou to Alchemist: Shinpan no Haguruma
- Woodpecker Detective’s Office
- III. Pending (Currently not in my watchlist)
- IV. Anime movies releasing this Spring 2020
I. Leftover & Sequels this Spring 2020 Season
A Certain Scientific Railgun T
Kaguya-sama: Love is War Season 2
Sword Art Online: Alicization – War of the Underworld Part 2
My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU Season 3
Food Wars Season 5
Fruits Basket (2019) Season 2
Ahiru no Sora
Ascendance of a Bookworm Season 2
No Guns Life Season 2
Kingdom Season 3
II. New anime series releasing this spring 2020
Kami no Tou: Tower of God
Reach the top, and everything will be yours. At the top of the tower exists everything in this world, and all of it can be yours. You can become a god. This is the story of the beginning and the end of Rachel, the girl who climbed the tower so she could see the stars, and Bam, the boy who needed nothing but her. (Source: Crunchyroll)
Shuichi Kagaya is an ordinary high school kid in a boring little town. But when a beautiful classmate is caught in a warehouse fire, he discovers a mysterious power, he can transform into a furry dog with an oversized revolver and a zipper down his back. He saves the girl’s life, sharing his secret with her. But she’s searching for the sister who killed her family, and she doesn’t care how degrading it gets; she will use Shuichi to accomplish her mission.
The 8th Son? Are You Kidding Me?
Ichinomiya Shingo, a 25-year old man working at a firm company, while thinking of tomorrow’s busy working day, goes to sleep. However, when he woke up, he found himself in a room unknown to him and realized that he is inside a 6-years-old body, taking over his body and mind. He soon learns from the memories of the boy that the boy was born as the youngest child of a poor noble family living in a back country. Having no administrative skill, he can’t do anything to manage the vast land his family has. Fortunately, he is blessed with a very rare talent, the talent of magic. Unfortunately, while his talent could bring prosperity to his family, in his situation it only brought disaster. This is the story of the boy, Wendelin Von Benno Bauemeister, opening his path in a harsh world.
My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom!
After hitting her head particularly hard one day, Duke Claes’ daughter, Katarina, suddenly recalls all the memories of her past life: that of a teenage Japanese girl. Just before her untimely death, this girl recalls playing an otome game… that is exactly like the world she’s living in now! She is now Katarina Claes, the antagonist of the otome game, who nastily hounded the protagonist until the end. Knowing all the possible outcome of the game, she realizes that every single possible routes ends with Katarina being murdered or exiled! In order to avoid these Catastrophic Bad Ends, she has to use her knowledge of the game and her own wiles, starting with breaking off this engagement with the prince. Will Katarina survive while making her way through this world, where bad flags trip at every turn? Find out in this reverse-harem rom-com, led by everybody’s favorite villainess! (Source: J-Novel Club)
In the 21st century, the existence of animal-humans came to light after being hidden in the darkness of history. Michiru lived life as a normal human, until one day she suddenly turns into a tanuki-human. She runs away and takes refuge in a special city called Anima City that was set up 10 years ago for anime-humans to be able to live as themselves. There Michiru meets Shiro, a wolf-human who hates humans. Through Shirou, Michirou starts to learn about the worries, lifestyle, and joys of the animal-humans. As Michiru and Shirou try to learn why Michiru suddenly turned into an animal-human, they unexpectedly get wrapped up in a large incident. (Source: Anime News Network)
The story follows a lonely mangaka, Kakushi Goto, who draws vulgar manga. The twist? Well, he has to hide the fact that this is his work so that his young daughter, Hime, isn’t exposed to its mature content. This slice-of-life comedy will explore the relationship between father and daughter, and the plight of an adult manga creator. (Source: Funimation)
Sing “Yesterday” For Me
The coming-of-age story follows a university graduate named Rikuo who has not been able to find permanent employment after college, a mysterious woman named Haru who has a pet crow, and Rikuo’s former university classmate Shinako. (Source: Anime News Network)
The story is set at the end of the 19thcentury and one the eve of the next one. After a certain mishap, the brilliant but socially inept engineer Sorano Appare (family name first)and the shrewd but cowardly samurai Isshiki Kosame find themselves drifting on a boat from Japan to America. Broke, the two decide to compete in the Trans-America Wild Race to win the prize and return to Japan. The two battle crazy rivals, outlaws and the great outdoors itself as they race through the wild West from the starting line in Los Angeles to the finish line in New York – in the steam powered car they built.
Arte was born into an aristocratic family in Florence during the 16th century Renaissance era. Being female, it was unheard of for one to become an artist. Driven by her love of art, Arte is willing to cast aside her aristocratic lifestyle to become an artist.
The “great adolescent symphony” is set in a world where nothing called “music” exists. A boy meets Myuu, a mysterious girl with an empty audio input jack on her body. When she is plugged into an amp, something that will change the world is set in motion …. “Thus begins a journey of sound that will never be forgotten.” [Source: Anime News Network]
Fugou Keiji: Balance: Unlimited
The story follows detective Daisuke Kambe and partner Haru Kato as they work on cases at the Modern Crime Prevention Headquarters–where only people who’ve caused problems for the police end up. Daisuke is a bit materialistic, using his vast wealth to solve crimes, becoming ever-detached to the human element of it all. Kato, on the other hand, believes money isn’t everything, and is repulsed by Daisuke’s lack of compassion. These two investigators will have to overcome their stark differences if they’re going to solve the mysteries ahead of them! [Source: Funimation]
Wave, Listen to Me!
The stage is Sapporo, Hokkaido. One night, our heroine, Minare Koda, spills her heartbroken woes to a radio station worker she meets while out drinking one night. The next day, she hears a recording of her pitiful grumbling being played live over the air. Minare storms into the station in a rage, only to then be duped by the station director into doing an impromptu talk show explaining her harsh dialogue. With just one recording, the many eccentric facets of Minare’s life begin to pull every which direction as she falls ever deeper into the world of radio. [Source: Kodansha Comics]
Bungou to Alchemist: Shinpan no Haguruma
You are in a world where you can meet famous Japanese historical writers. With a party composed of other writers, you delve into tainted books to purify them, unlock secrets, and gain new allies. [Source: MyAnimeList News]
Woodpecker Detective’s Office
It is the end of the Meiji Era. The genius poet Ishikawa Takuboku, who’s struggling financially, starts a detective business out of his lodging in response to a certain murder case. He calls it the Woodpecker Detective’s Office. “The ghosts of the Twelve-Story Tower in Asakusa,” “the man-eating figure who wanders the streets on snowy nights”… Takuboku involves himself in one bizarre case after another with his hometown acquaintance, Kindaichi Kyosuke, as his assistant. Other literary men such as Nomura Kodo, Yoshii Isamu, Hagiwara Sakutaro, and Wakayama Bokusui are also dragged into Takuboku’s exploits as he races all around Tokyo at the height of Westernization! [Source: Crunchyroll]
III. Pending (Currently not in my watchlist)
- Tsugu Tsugumomo | Studio: Zero-G | Release Date: April 5, 2020
- Shironeko Project: Zero-Chronicle | Studio: Project No. 9 |Release Date: April 6, 2020
- Princess Connect! Re:Dive | Studio: Cygames Pictures |Release Date: April 7, 2020
- Shachou, Battle no Jikan desu! | Studio: C2C |Release Date: April 5, 2020
- Jashin-chan Dropkick’ | Studio: Nomad |Release Date: April 6, 2020
- Digimon Adventure (Reboot) | Studio: Toei Animation | Release Date: April 5, 2020
- Houkago Teibou Nisshi | Studio: Doga Kobo | Release Date: April 7, 2020
- Tamayomi | Studio: A-Cat |Release Date: April 1, 2020
- Shin Sakura Taisen the Animation | Studio: Sanzigen | April 3, 2020
- Gal to Kyouryuu | Studio: Kamikaze Douga x Space Neko Company | Release Date: April 5, 2020
- IDOLiSH7: Second BEAT! | Studio: Troyca | Release Date: April 5, 2020
- A3! Season Spring & Summer | Studio: 3Hz x P.A. Works | Release Date: April 28, 2020
- Argonavis from BanG Dream! | Studio: Sanzigen | Release Date: April 11, 2020
IV. Anime movies releasing this Spring 2020
- Violet Evergarden the Movie | Studio: Kyoto Animation | Premiere: April 24, 2020
- Fate/Stay Night: Heaven’s Feel III. Spring Song | Studio: ufotable | Premiere: April 25, 2020
- Psycho-Pass 3: First Inspector | Studio: Production I.G. | Premiere: March 27, 2020
- Princess Principal: Crown Handler – Chapter 1 | Studio: Actas | Premiere: April 10, 2020
- Given Movie | Studio: Lerche | Premiere: May 16, 2020
- Omoi, Omoware, Furi, Furare | Studio: A-1 Pictures | Premiere: May 29, 2020
- Cider no You ni Kotoba ga Wakiagaru | Studio: Signal.MD & Sublimation | Premiere: May 15, 2020
- Altered Carbon: Resleeved | Studio: Anima | Premiere: March 19, 2020
- Detective Conan Movie 24: Hiiro no Dangan | Studio: TMX/V1 | Premiere: April 17, 2020
- Dounika Naru Hibi | Studio: Liden Films Kyoto | Premiere: May 8, 2020
- Majo Minarai wo Sagashite | Studio: Toei Animation | Premiere N/A
Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Yu Alexius