Fall Anime 2015 Highlights

In a few weeks, summer is over and it’s time for a fresh bunch of TV anime.

Over 45 series are scheduled to start this fall. Here are ten highlights that we think are worth looking forward to this season!

Check out our recommendations after the jump.

Diabolik Lovers MORE, BLOOD
   Air Date: 12:30 AM, Thursdays, September 24
Voice Actors: Rie Suegara, Kousuke Toriumi, Katsuyuki Konishi, Hikaru Midorikawa, Yuuki Kaji, Daisuke Hirakawa, Takashi Kondou, more
Info: Sequel to Diabolik Lovers (2013), based on Rejet’s popular visual novel franchise. The first episode was streamed on NicoNico in advance. It tells the story of Yui Komori, a normal high school girl living in a mansion together with six vampire brothers.
Young Black Jack
    Air Date: 02:16 AM, Fridays, October 2
Voice Actors: TBA
Info: Prequel to Osamu Tezuka’s hit manga “Black Jack”. This story follows Black Jack’s adventures as a medical student in the 60s.
    Air Date: Time TBA, Fridays, October 2
Voice Actors: TBA
Info: Short anime series about mysterious creatures that appear all over the city and feed on people. Scientist Sousuke Banba searches for the origin of these monsters with the keyword “Kagewani”
Comet Lucifer
    Air Date: October 2015
Voice Actors: Yuusuke Kobayashi, Ayaka Ohashi, Rie Takahashi, Takuma Terashima, Ayaka Suwa, Inori Minase, more
Info: The story takes place in Gift, a world covered in crystals called gifdium. Sougo Amagi lives in Garden Indigo, a crystal mining town. One day, he wanders off deep into an old mine where he finds a mysterious red-eyed girl. What will happen after their fateful encounter?
Haikyuu!! Second Season
    Air Date: October 2015
Voice Actors: Kaito Ichikawa, Ayumu Murase, Nobuhiko Okamoto, Daisuke Namikawa, Miyu Irino, Yuuki Kaji, more
Info: Sequel to immensely popular sports anime “Haikyuu!!”. Once again, we follow Tobio Kageyama and Shouyou Hinata as they play fascinating volleyball matches.
Heavy Object
    Air Date: October 2015
Voice Actors: Eri Suzuki, Kaito Ishikawa, Natsuki Hanae, Shizuka Itou, more
Info: J.C.Staff (Bakuman., Kaichou wa Maid-sama!) delivers a sci-fi series revolving around “Objects”, a new kind of weapon that revolutionized war, as the people controlling them remain far away from the actual battle. However, there is a shocking truth behind these Heavy Objects…
Noragami ARAGATO
    Air Date: October 2015
Voice Actors: Hiroshi Kamiya, Yuuki Kaji, Maaya Uchida, Aki Toyosaki, Miyuki Sawashiro, Jun Fukuyama, more
Info: Sequel to last year’s “Noragami”. There are two parallel worlds; The one of humans and the one of spirits. Yato is a homeless god who doesn’t even have his own shrine, yet has the dream to be worshipped by millions. One day, he saves Hiyori Iki’s life. This turns out to be quite a problem for Hiyori, however as her soul now occasionally leaps into the world of the dead.
    Air Date: October 2015
Voice Actors: Hiroshi Kamiya, Maaya Sakamoto, Miyuki Sawashiro, Kaori Mizuhashi, more
Info: Final chapter of NisiOisiN’s ever-popular Monogatari series.
Owari No Seraph 2nd Season
    Air Date: October 2015
Voice Actors: Miyu Irino, Kensho Ono, Saori Hayami, more
Info: In a world where a virus killed everyone over the age of 13, Yuuichirou Hyakuya and Mikaela Hyakuya are being held prisoner by vampires that feed on them. One day, Yuuichirou escapes the vampire’s fangs but leaves behind his family. Outside of the vampires’ dungeon, he gets rescued by some of the last humans on earth that train him to become a vampire killer.
Shingeki! Kyojin Chuugakkou
   Air Date: October 2015
Voice Actors: Yuuki Kaji, Yui Ishikawa, Marina Inoue, Hiroshi Kamiya, more
Info: An “Attack on Titan” spin-off. Eren, Mikasa and Armin are students at Titan Junior High. How will Eren react to his fellow Titan students?