Spring 2017 Manga to Anime Guide: #KCAnimeClub

Spring is here and with that comes new anime—and this season features the return of a megahit and an exciting adaption of a new Kodansha Comics manga! Here’s your cheat sheet for what and where to watch this season.

We also invite you to watch anime with us! This season’s Kodansha Comics Anime Club title is Clockwork Planet. All you have to do is jump on Twitter every Thursday at 3 p.m. Eastern Time and follow our livetweet or share your own reactions to the episode using #KCAnimeClub.


© Yuu Kamiya, Tsubaki Himana, Kodansha/"CLOCKWORK PLANET" Production committee. All rights reserved.

Clockwork Planet
MANGA Volume 1 available in digital and print
ANIME Streaming on Crunchyroll every Thursday

Naoto’s a high school dropout and brilliant amateur tinkerer. He lives in a world that has been so over-exploited that the entire surface has become one vast machine. When a box crashes into his home containing a female automaton named RyuZU, it’s a harbinger of change that will rock the entire globe and give Naoto his chance to be a hero. Together with the genius clockmaker Marie, Naoto and RyuZU must work to repair their clockwork planet—and maybe disrupt the world order in the process!


Read along with Season 2: volume 9 of the manga is where Season 2 of the anime starts off.

Attack on Titan — Season 2
MANGA Volumes 1-20 available in digital and print
ANIME Streaming on Crunchyroll every Saturday

A century ago, the grotesque giants known as Titans appeared and consumed all but a few thousand humans. The survivors took refuge behind giant walls. Today, the threat of the Titans is a distant memory, and a boy named Eren yearns to explore the world beyond Wall Maria. But what began as a childish dream will become an all-too-real nightmare when the Titans return and humanity is once again on the brink of extinction. The highly anticipated Season 2 brings back Eren and the Survey Corps, and the mystery and danger will only deepen …

With a bestselling manga, a hit anime, and spinoffs in the story’s universe, Attack on Titan has become a pop culture sensation. The long-awaited Second 2 is just the latest exciting entry in this beloved series!

Go deeper into the universe of Attack on Titan—click on the links for free Chapter 1 previews and purchase info: