HIDIVE, an anime streaming service owned by AMC Networks, has unveiled several exclusive new series it will offer this fall 2022.
Several new series are coming anime streaming service, HIDIVE, this autumn. Among them will be the latest adaptation of a classic 1970s-80s manga. Fans of Urusei Yatsura eagerly awaited the latest adaptation, but HIDIVE announced more series coming to the service.
HIDIVE is an anime streaming service associated with Sentai Filmworks, which has been owned by AMC Networks since January 2022. Since 2017, the service has provided anime fans with Dubcasts (simulcast dubs) and some exclusive series not found on any other anime. other anime streaming sites, such as Tokyo Mew Mew NewYuki Yuna is a Hero: The Great Mankai Chapter, and Gakuen Basara: Samurai High Schoolamong others.
Urusei Yatsura will join these series, as Rumiko Takahashi’s hit series brings back Invader Girl Lum. Takahashi is also known for creating Inuyasha and Ranma 1/2, which also had popular anime adaptations. This series is brought to fans by the directors and production team behind JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind. Lum will be voiced by Sumire Uesaka, while Hiroshi Kamiya (the voice of Levi in The attack of the Titans) voice Ataru Moroboshi. The previous anime series was released in 1981 and lasted until 1986, so this will bring Takahashi’s story to a whole new generation of viewers.
What else is new for HIDIVE?
In addition to Urusei Yatsura, HIDIVE also recently announced several series acquisitions. These include Bibliophile Princess, Akiba Maid War, Encouragement of Climb: Next Summit, My Master Has No Tail, Love Flops, The Eminence in Shadow, and Management of a novice alchemist. Many of these series are adaptations of manga and light novels. Bibliophile Princess is a historical drama produced by Madhouse studio which produced girl and Death threat. It is a Josei series serialized since 2018 and broadcast in North America since 2020 thanks to J-Novel Club. My master has no tail fits the seinen Kodansha series of the same name by TNSK. The Eminence in the Shadow, is based on the bestselling isekai light novel series by Daisuke Aizawa, which was published in English by Yen Press.
On the contrary, Akiba Maid War is an original PA Works anime (Ya Boy Kongming!) and Cygames (The Zombie Country Saga), which focuses on maid cafes and is set in 1999 in Akihabara. love flops is also an original series, mixing science fiction and romantic comedy. It is created by KADOKAWA, known for Made in the Abyss and No game, no life. This diverse range presents many options for anime fans of different genres. Nevertheless, the biggest draw remains the latest adaptation of At Rumiko Takahashi’s Urusei Yatsurathat fans will finally get to see this fall alongside these other anime adaptations and original series on HIDIVE.