April Watch List

April Watch List

With so many anime series continuously being pumped out, it's tough to focus on the good ones. Here is a top 8 list of season and series that are coming out that we think you should be watching out for!


1. Shingeki no Kyojin (Attack on Titan) Season 2

After the initial 25 episode run of its first season, Attack on Titan is finally getting a second season. The director and animation team has gone and created new character designs, a better Japanese setting, and a train instead of a walled city. There is little revealed about the story line, but the characters and Titans seem to be consistent with the first season.  


2. Boku no Hero Academia (My Hero Academia) Season 2

The overall story of the second season will be focused on the U.A Sports Festival to test the skills of everyone. Also, there will be development of the characters backstories in the matches of the battle. There is a hint at a new villain that will be introduced that has been killing heroes. Join Izuku on his journey to become the hero that he always wanted to be.  


3. Kiznaiver

Thanks to an update on Studio TRIGGER’s anime Kiznaiver, the first episode of this anime is planned to be aired in April. The story takes place in a city built on an old piece of land starring Agata Katsuhira, a high school boy who cannot feel any pain. He is invited to a group of people who wouldn’t normally associate themselves with others who share this same ability. This story starts with the adventures of these students and their experiences.


4. Kabukibu

The story revolves around Kurogo Kurusu, a highschool student that loves kabuki so much that he wants to join a club for it. His school, however, does not have a club so he is hoping to start a new one. His first set of business is to gather enough members for the club. Join Kurogo Kurusu on his journey to fulfill his desire of creating a Kabuki club in his school and the troubles that he faces to create it.


5. Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata (Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend)

The story revolves around Tomoya and his group of friends trying to make a visual novel. Being attached to different series and light novels he wanted a chance to create something similar for the public. Continuing from the first season, he recruits Megumi to be as a model for the visual novel. Follow his journey in creating his game and remember to pick your waifus now.


6. DanMachi (Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?) Season 2

With the confirmed release of season two for DanMachi, it is not what many of the fans are looking for. Instead of being a sequel to the first season, it is going to be a side story called Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Sword Oratoria. It will be focused on Bell Cranel’s “girlfriend,” Aiz Wallenstein and their first encounter with the minotaur.


7. Kizumonogatari

A continuation from the first two parts, Kizumonogatari is going to be aired in the US in April. Throughout his journey, Koyomi is assisted by Meme Oshino to defeat the vampire hunters and take back the limbs so he can become human again. Join him in his adventures to becoming human.


8. Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records (Akashic Records of Bastard Magic Instructor)

This is a story of how a magical girl attends an academy to hone her stills as a magician. She hopes to solve a big mystery of Sky Castle. After going to class and finding out that her favorite teacher was replaced by lazy and incompetent substitute teacher, she wonders how this new teacher was picked for the job.

9. Eromanga Sensei

Masamune Izumi is a high school student that likes to write light novels. Since he cannot draw, he has an anonymous artist, Eromanga Sensei, illustrate his light novels and from their perverted drawings, he thinks that they are a perverted otaku. Turns out that this artist is his sister, Sagiri, who locks herself inside her room everyday. Join these two in their adventures of creating their own light novels.

We hope you enjoyed this compilation of upcoming seasons and series!

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