Crunchyroll Partners With Quidd, Expo Announcements

  • New Crunchy City Experience Coming To Crunchyroll Expo 2019
  • Junji Ito To Be Guest At Crunchyroll Expo 2019
  • Crunchyroll Partners With Quidd
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On Monday, Crunchyroll announced that “New Crunchy City” will be coming to Crunchyroll Expo 2019. New Crunchy City is an immersive amazing experience where anime comes to life. Taking place Labor Day Weekend at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center, Crunchyroll Expo 2019 empowers you to experience anime like never before as you stroll the streets of New Crunchy City metropolis with fellow anime fans.

They also announced horror manga master, Junji Ito as a guest at Crunchyroll Expo 2019.

Junji Ito

Born in Gifu Prefecture. After graduating from high school, he became a dental technician. While working, he contributed his manga stories to Monthly Halloween (Asahi Sonorama)’s rookie manga contest “Kazuo Umezu Award” and won its fine work prize with “Tomie” in 1986, which also became his debut title and one of his well-known stories. Since then, he has written various masterpieces, such as “Michi no Nai Machi” (The Town Without Streets), “Kubitsuri Kikyu” (The Hanging Balloons), “Soichi” series, “Shibito no Koiwazurai” (Lovesick Dead), “Uzumaki,” and “Gyo.” In 2017, he reached the 30th anniversary of his manga artist activity. His latest work “Muma no Kikou” (The Succubus’ Travel Journal) is now serialized in “Nemuki+” (Asahi Shimbun Shuppan).

Tickets are available for purchase at

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Also announced is their partnership with Quidd, the largest social market place for digital stickers, GIFs, trading cards, and 3D digital toys! The first sticker and trading card collections from Crunchyroll to release are Hime-chan, Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card, and DARLING in the FRANXX. The sticker and trading card collections are now available to download in the Quidd app on iOS and Android. 
Please continue to check the Quidd app for future anime collections to come, including Mob Psycho 100, Black Clover, Re:ZERO, The Ancient Magus’ Bride, Haikyu!!, Bananya and more!

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