Your Definitive Guide to all the Summer 2018 Anime

Summer 2018 Anime
 

The summer anime season has begun and we present you with a comprehensive guide to all the summer 2018 anime you can look forward to and enjoy. More than 60 anime are premiering this summer. It is indeed a tedious exercise to figure out details on each one of them. Not to worry as this article aims to simplify the process as much as possible.

We have included essential details such as the title, the genre it would belong to, the premiere date and the promo video. Furthermore, we have also included a brief description of the anime so that it makes it easy for you to decide if you are going to check it out or not.

A Complete List of Summer 2018 Anime

While quite a lot of new anime are airing this season, we also have the sequels airing for some anime. And some anime will be airing the leftover this season. Finally, we have taken great care to ensure that no anime airing this season is left out. If you think we have not included any, kindly let us know. Also, the list will feature the most popular anime, first. Well, so let us begin to check out the complete list of summer 2018 anime.

1. My Hero Academia Season 3 (Leftover)

Studio: Bones

Genre: Action / Comedy / Superpower

Premiere: July 14

『僕のヒーローアカデミア』(ヒロアカ)TVアニメ第3期PV第2弾/OPテーマ:「ODD FUTURE」UVERworld

About the Anime

The heroes are out to toughen up through training exercises at a secret location. Class 1-A and 1-B students continue to push boundaries to reach greater heights by overwhelming one challenge after another. But things take a sudden turn and what was supposed to be a routine training turns into a critical struggle for survival. Boku no Hero Academia is the most awaited summer 2018 anime.

2. Attack on Titan Season 3

Studio: Wit Studio

Genre: Action / Drama / Fantasy / Mystery

Premiere: July 23

TVアニメ「進撃の巨人」Season 3 PV

About the Anime

This is one of the most awaited summer 2018 anime and fans of AoT would be greatly delighted. If you haven’t watched AoT yet this is a good time to binge watch the previous seasons. The current season will show the recruits,  Eren and Historia put under the care of Levi. At an undisclosed location, Hange subjects Eren to a series of experiments in an attempt to find out more about his ability. The squad hits a roadblock when their link to the secrets behind the wall is murdered. While they move out to uncover the secrets, a  figure from Levi’s past has his own plans to stop them. The highly anticipated action-thriller anime begins!

3. Steins;Gate 0 (Leftover)

Studio: White Fox

Genre: Science Fiction / Thriller

Premiere: July 5

TVアニメ「シュタインズ・ゲート ゼロ」PV第2弾

About the Anime

As an alternate ending to Steins;Gate we have the eccentric mad scientist Okabe struggling to recover from a failed attempt at rescuing Kurisu. Consequently, he abandons his lively scientist alter ego to forget the past. Things take a turn when he meets an acquaintance of Kurisu, who tells him that they have begun testing a device that stores the memory of a human and creates a simulation of them with their characteristics and personalities. Okabe begins testing and finds out that the simulation of Kurisu has brought back anguish and some new unexpected tragedies…

4. Overlord III (Season 3)

Studio: Madhouse

Genre: Action / Adventure / Fantasy / Supernatural

Premiere: July 10

TVアニメ『オーバーロードⅢ』 PV

About the Anime

Another series airing among the summer 2018 anime which needs no introduction is Overlord III. The series will have 13 episodes and fans can only guess what events from the novel will season 3 be covering. Kuma has talked about it in a previous post. He expects that since Overlord Season 2 mainly covered The Lizard Man Heroes Arc which was volume 4. And The Men in the Kingdom Arc which was volume 5 to 6, Season 3 will probably start right at the beginning of volume 7 of the novel, which is The Invaders of the Large Tomb Arc. For more information check this, What will Overlord III cover?

5. How Not to Summon a Demon Lord

(Isekai Maou to Shoukan Shoujo no Dorei Majutsu)

Studio: Ajia-do

Genre: Comedy / Ecchi / Fantasy

Premiere: July 5

異世界魔王と召喚少女の奴隷魔術 放送まであと1週間!

About the Anime

This is an ecchi anime receiving a lot of attention. Summer 2018 anime has three very awaited ecchi anime airing and this is one among it. Sakamoto Takuma is lauded as the “Demon Lord” by other players in the  MMORPG Cross Reverie. One day, he gets summoned into a world with the same appearance as in the game. There, he meets two girls who both proclaim themselves to be his Summoner. They perform an Enslavement Ritual to turn him into their Summon… but that’s when Takuma’s passive ability activates! Instead, it is the girls who become enslaved!

6. Persona 5 the Animation (Leftover)

Studio: CloverWorks

Genre: Action / Fantasy / Supernatural

Premiere: July 8

PERSONA5 the Animation – PV 2 (English Subtitles)

About the Anime

Persona 5 continues to air as a leftover this season. Set in modern Tokyo, the story chronicles the adventures of an eclectic group of teenagers who call themselves the “Phantom Thieves of Hearts.” The group aims to solve crimes by reforming the source of corruption within people’s hearts.

7. Baki

Studio: TMS Entertainment

Genre:  Action / Martial Arts / Shounen

Premiere: July 2

TVアニメ「バキ」ティザーPV

About the Anime

Baki is a sequel to Grappler Baki and the story centres around five death-row prisoners from all around the world  to participate in underground battles in Tokyo. The prisoners are to engage in ruthless battles with martial art warriors. Fans of Megalo box may end up giving this anime a chance.

8. Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs

(Yuragi-sou no Yuuna-san)

Studio: Xebec

Genre: Comedy / Ecchi / Harem / Supernatural

Premiere: July 14

Yuragi-sou no Yuuna-san [PV2]

About the Anime

This is one among the three very awaited ecchi summer 2018 anime airing. High schooler Kogarashi is desperate to find a home. His luck finally turns when he finds Yuragi-sou–a cheap boarding house that was formerly a hot springs inn, now full of super sexy, scantily clad female tenants. When Yuuna, a ghost in the form of a beautiful teenage girl appears before him, he changes his mind to carry out the exorcism. So what now? Will he help her from turning into an evil spirit and what supernatural secrets do the other boarders hold?

9. Angels of Death (Satsuriku no Tenshi)

Studio: J.C. Staff

Genre: Adventure / Horror / Psychological / Thriller

Premiere: July 6

TVアニメーション「殺戮の天使」PV第2弾

About the Anime

When 13-year old Rachel awakens, she finds herself trapped in the basement of an abandoned building. Add to this, she has no memories or even a clue of how she ended up this way. In the search for answers, she starts to wander around the building. She soon meets a man covered in bandages who introduces himself as Zack and wields a grim-reaper-like-sickle. The two desperately trying to find a way out,  plan to work together in a bid to escape from this strange building.

10. Shichisei no Subaru

Studio: Lerche

Genre: Action / Fantasy / Science Fiction

Premiere: July 6

Anime Shichisei no Subaru PV 2 Full Trailer

About the Anime

Subaru, a group made of elementary school friends gets to a legendary level in the globally popular MMORPG “Union.”  Their unparalleled abilities in the Sense system, a core aspect of the game gives them popularity overnight.   However, due to the unfortunate death of a player in the game, the Union ends its service. Haruto Amou is puzzled to find his real-world childhood friend in new Re’Union game he joins after six years. Haruto can’t believe this and a new legend begins after the pair’s reunion.

11. The Master of Ragnarok & Blesser of Einherjar

(Hyakuren no Haou to Seiyaku no Valkyria)

Studio: EMT²

Genre: Fantasy / Harem

Premiere: July 8

TVアニメ「百錬の覇王と聖約の戦乙女」PV第2弾

About the Anime

Do you believe in urban legends? How about testing them? Yuuto Suoh, along with his childhood friend Mitsuki Shimoya sets out to test an urban legend. When he uses his phone to take a picture of himself with the local shrine’s divine mirror, he is whisked off into another world – one heavily steeped in the lore of the old Norse myths. Using his knowledge gained from school and from his solar-powered smartphone, he has the chance to bring the Wolf Clan, the same people who cared for him, to prominence, all while earning the adoration of a group of magic-wielding warrior maidens known as the Einherjar.

12. Island

Studio: feel.

Genre: Drama / Science Fiction

Premiere: July 1

TVアニメ『ISLAND(アイランド)』PVオープニングテーマver【2018年7月放送】

About the Anime

A  young man named Setsuna washes up on an Island when it people have given up hope. Although lush and beautiful, the island of Urashima left abandoned by the mainland people since it is very far off. Added to this the people there are trapped by a complex past and long-established traditions. Setsuna, who calls himself a “time traveller” has lost all of his memories except for a certain mission that he must fulfil. He meets three girls, Rinne, Karen, and Sara, and begins to work toward changing the island’s future. The story of a young man and the three girls he meets on an island full of mysteries and exclusive customs is about to be unravelled..

13. Tenrou: Sirius the Jaeger

Studio: P.A. Works

Genre: Action / Historical / Horror / Supernatural

Premiere: July 12

TVアニメ『天狼 Sirius the Jaeger』本PV-Main Trailer-

About the Anime

A strange group of people know as “Jaegers” land on Tokyo station.  Yuliy, a young man and also part of the group is a werewolf whose home village was destroyed by vampires. Jaegers, along with their mission to hunt vampires also engage in deadly battle over a mysterious holy arc known as “The Arc of Sirius”. If you love action-packed anime, this is definitely recommended.

14. Grand Blue

Studio: Zero-G

Genre: Comedy / Slice of Life

Premiere: July 14

TVアニメ「ぐらんぶる」PV第2弾

About the Anime

Kitahara Iori moves into his Uncle’s diving store “Grand Blue” in Izu city as he begins his college career. Consequently, he gets acquainted with the grand ocean, beautiful women, and men that love diving and alcohol. Will Iori be able to live his dream college life?

15. FLCL Progressive (Leftover)

Studio: Production I.G.

Genre: Action / Comedy / Science Fiction

Premiere: July 7

劇場版「フリクリ オルタナ」劇場版「フリクリ プログレ」ティザーPV

About the Anime

Hidomi is a normal young teenaged girl is convinced that nothing amazing can happen in her average life. All-this changes when a new teacher named Haruko arrives at her school. As the war between Medical Mechanica and Fraternity has consequences for her town, Hidomi discovers a secret within her that could save everyone, a secret that only Haruko can unlock.

16. Happy Sugar Life

Studio: Ezo’la

Genre: Drama / Horror

Premiere: July 14

アニメ『ハッピーシュガーライフ』PV/2018年7月より、MBSほかにて放送開始予定

About the Anime

High-schooler Matsuzaka Satou is no more the girl with a reputation for being easy. Her feelings of true love for the child Shio, whom she meets one day, convinces her to go for great lengths to protect this relationship.  Satou may seem sweet and innocent but she is ready to do anything including committing murder, for a life together with the little girl, but will it last?

17. Sunohara-sou no Kanrinin-san

Studio: Silver Link

Genre: Comedy / Ecchi / Slice of Life

Premiere: July 5

TVアニメ『すのはら荘の管理人さん』本編PV第2弾

About the Anime

Shiina Aki keeps being treated like a girl due to his feminine looks. He, now in a bid to change himself, decides to attend middle school in Tokyo. Consequently, he begins a new life in Tokyo living with Sunohara Ayaka, a kind-hearted caretaker and along with the three female members of Aki’s new middle school’s student council, in his new home, Sunohara-sou.

18. Akkun to Konojo (Leftover)

Studio: Yumeta Company

Genre: Comedy / Romance

Premiere: July 6

【2018年春】TVアニメ『あっくんとカノジョ』PV

About the Anime

Atsuhiro “Akkun” Kagari is an extremely tsundere boy. His behavior is seemingly harsh towards Nontan, his girlfriend but he actually is head-over-heels for her and habitually acts like a stalker by tailing her or eavesdropping. Nontan is completely oblivious to this and thinks his actions are cute.

19. Chio’s School Road (Chio-chan no Tsuugakuro)

Studio: Diomedéa

Genre: Comedy

Premiere: July 6

TVアニメ「ちおちゃんの通学路」PV第2弾

About the Anime

A nerdy bookworm girl finds it increasingly difficult to reach school. Her way to school has turned into an unusual adventure as ridiculous things keep happening to her. The anime introduces all the situations in a hilarious way.

20. Cells at Work (Hataraku Saibou)

Studio: David Production

Genre: Comedy

Premiere: July 8

Hataraku Saibou (Cells at Work!) Anime [PV]

About the Anime

What keeps us healthy? A red blood cell wants to just finish her deliveries but a lot of dangerous infections keep making her task impossible. Fortunately, she’s not alone… She’s got a whole human body’s worth of cells ready to help out! From the mysterious white blood cell, the buff and brash killer T cell, the nerdy neuron, even the cute little platelets come to her rescue.

21. Back Street Girls

Studio: J.C. Staff

Genre: Comedy / Ecchi / Romance

Premiere: July 4

「Back Street Girls -ゴクドルズ-」PV アイドルver.

About the Anime

After failing an important job, three yakuza choose to get a sex reassignment surgery in order to become “female” idols. What soon follows is a gruesome training for a year to become idols. After a successful debut, they soon find that the tragedy has only truly begun.

22. Hanebado!

Studio: LIDEN FILMS

Genre: Comedy / Sports

Premiere: July 2

アニメ「はねバド!」 PV第2弾

About the Anime

Ayano Hanesaki has a badminton ability able to surpass others effortlessly yet avoids playing the sport while Nagisa Aragaki practices day and night with an aim to become the best player in Japan. The story features events and circumstances that make Ayano picks up the sport. If you love sports anime you should definitely check this out.

23. Harukana Receive

Studio: C2C

Genre: Slice of Life / Sports

Premiere: July 6

『はるかなレシーブ』第2弾PV

About the Anime

The anime is about Haruka, a girl with a high complex that she is too tall. And then we have Kanata who is about to give up beach volleyball because she is too short. Kanata has experience by her side and Haruka has her height. When the two girls end up forming a pair for the game, a transformational relationship begins.

24. Banana Fish

Studio: MAPPA

Genre: Action / Adventure / Drama

Premiere: July 6

TV動畫「BANANA FISH」第2彈PV

About the Anime

This seems like a thriller. If you love this genre you should check this out. Nature made Ash Lynx beautiful and also as a cold ruthless killer. He was brought up as the adopted heir and sex toy of “Papa” Dino. Now at seventeen he wishes to forsake the kingdom held out by the devil who raised him. Events get more complex when  the hideous secret that drove Ash’s older brother mad in Vietnam has suddenly fallen into Papa’s insatiably ambitious hands. furthermore, it is exactly the wrong time for Eiji Okamura, a pure-hearted young photographer from Japan, to make Ash Lynx’s acquaintance…

25. Lord of Vermillion: Guren no Ou

Studio: Asread x Tear Studio

Genre: Action / Fantasy

Premiere: July 14

About the Anime

The plot is set in Tokyo and it is January 29, 2030. High-frequency resonance along with red fog rolls into the vicinity of the Tokyo city. On hearing the sound, humans and animals alike, pass out, losing consciousness. Everything shuts down in Tokyo, believing that the fog is carrying an unknown virus that causes an epidemic. However, six days later, after the incident, people wake up as if nothing happened. Gradually, the Tokyo city returns to normal.

But , ever since the high-frequency resonance, there are growing reports of  “bizarre events.” Often, people find themselves being pulled deeper into more mysteries. Meanwhile, young people start to become aware of themselves and release their power hidden in their blood, discovering themselves as “vessel of wisdom blood.” Together, being led by something unknown, they meet, communicate, and face the unavoidable circle of fate, sacrificing their own lives.

26. Fate/EXTRA: Last Encore – Illustrias Tendousetsu

Studio: Shaft

Genre: Action / Fantasy

Premiere: July 29

About the Anime

Waking up in a strange virtual world with no recollection of the past, Hakuno finds himself forced to fight for survival in a war he does not understand for a prize beyond value; the opportunity to have one’s wish granted. With only an enigmatic “Servant” by his side, Hakuno Kishinami will have to face both friends and foes in battles to the death in order to not only gain possession of a mysterious object known as the “Holy Grail,” but also to find the answer to the most important question of all: “Who am I?” (Source: Type-Moon Wikia)

27. Dropkick On My Devil!! (Jashin-chan Dropkick)

Studio: Nomad

Genre: Comedy / Supernatural

Premiere: July 10

TVアニメ「邪神ちゃんドロップキック」PV第1弾

About the Anime

Jashin-chan Dropkick is a violent slapstic comedy about a delusional gothic lolita, Yurine, who summons a demon girl with the tail of a cobra, Jashin-chan. Now, they’ll have to live together until Yurine finds a way to send Jashin-chan back to hell, or until Jashin-chan kills Yurine.

28. Kakuriyo no Yadomeshi (Leftover)

Studio: Gonzo

Genre: Slice of Life / Supernatural

Premiere: July 2

TVアニメ「かくりよの宿飯」振り返り&第2クールPV

About the Anime

After losing her grandfather, Aoi inherits his ability to see spirits known as ayakashi. Taking it all in stride, she takes to feeding the ayakashi until one day, an ogre appears demanding she pay her grandfather’s debt. His price? Her hand in marriage! Refusing this absurd offer, Aoi decides to work at the Tenjin-ya—a bed and breakfast for the ayakashi—to pay back what her family owes. (Source: Crunchyroll)

29. Joshiochi! A Girl Fell from the 2nd Floor

(Joshi Ochi!!: 2-kai kara Ero Musume ga Futte kite, Ore no Areni!?)

Studio: ark

Genre: Ecchi

Premiere: July 2

TVアニメ「じょしおちっ!~2階から女の子が…降ってきた!?~」公式ティザーPV

About the Anime

This is the third most awaited ecchi anime airing this season. Aikawa Sousuke is a part-time worker who lives in a run-down apartment. One day he hears a creaking sound from his ceiling, and suddenly the resident of the apartment above his, Unyuu Sunao, falls through a hole that appears in his ceiling onto his bed. Thus starts Sousuke and Sunao’s comical life of living together. (Source: Anime News Network)

30. Muhyo & Roji’s Bureau of Supernatural Investigation

(Muhyo to Roujii no Mahouritsu Soudan Jimusho)

Studio: Studio Deen

Genre: Action / Comedy / Mystery / Supernatural

Premiere: August 3

【特報】ムヒョとロージーの魔法律相談事務所 2018年夏アニメ化決定!

About the Anime

Muhyo and Roji, experts in magic law help people in need by serving justice to evil spirits, which is very much their speciality.

31. Free! Dive to the Future

Studio: Kyoto Animation x Animation DO

Genre: Comedy / Slice of Life / Sports

Premiere: July 12

「Free!-Dive to the Future-」PV

About the Anime

The Iwatobi Swim Club returns! As their third year begins, Haruka, Makoto and Rin are still swimming strong, but choosing plans for their futures loom, and as friends, both new and old make their way into the picture, rivalries will take root once again. Will the team make it out stronger than before or sink under pressure?

32. Kyoto Teramachi Sanjou no Holmes

Studio: Seven

Genre: Mystery

Premiere: July 10

TVアニメ「京都寺町三条のホームズ」第二弾PV

About the Anime

There is an antique shop in Kyoto’s Teramachi Sanjou shopping district. High school girl Mashiro Aoi unexpectedly runs into Yagashira Kiyotaka, the son of the shop’s owner, and ends up working part-time at the shop. Kiyotaka is called the “Holmes at Teramachi Sanjou,” and he and Aoi solve odd cases brought to them by various clients. (Source: Anime News Network)

33. Gintama: The Silver Soul Arc Season 2

(Gintama. Gin no Tamashii-hen 2nd Season)

Studio: Bandai Namco Pictures

Genre: Action / Comedy / Historical / Parody / Science Fiction

Premiere: July 9

銀魂 銀ノ魂篇 放送再開番宣PV

About the Anime

Gintama is back with the much-loved parody and comedy it is very popular for.

34. Captain Tsubasa (Leftover)

Studio: David Production

Genre: Action / Sports / Shounen

Premiere: July 3

TVアニメ『キャプテン翼』ティザーPV【2018年4月テレビ東京にて放送開始予定】

About the Anime

Captain Tsubasa is the passionate story of an elementary school student whose thoughts and dreams revolve almost entirely around the love of soccer. Representing Japan in the FIFA World Cup is Tsubasa’s ultimate dream, but it will take a lot more than talent to reach it.

35. Asobi Asobase

Studio: Lerche

Genre: Comedy / Drama / School

Premiere: July 8

TVアニメ「あそびあそばせ」第1弾PV

About the Anime

Hanako, an athletically proficient, yet thick-headed student with a weird fashion sense, plays a game with the American transfer student Olivia. However, their vigour irritated their classmate Kasuki who dislikes playing games since she has always been teased by her sister for being bad at them. With a turn of events, it was found out that Hanako is terrible at English. Thus, she asked her foreign classmate Olivia to help her, but Olivia, who is only born and raised in Japan with foreign parents, can’t actually speak English at all! Watch over these three girls’ surreal school-life comedy. (Source: MAL News)

36. High Score Girl

Studio: J.C. Staff

Genre: Comedy / Romance

Premiere: July 14

TVアニメ『ハイスコアガール』ティザーPV【2018年7月放送開始予定】

About the Anime

The year is 1991 and 6th grader Yaguchi Haruo only has video games to live for. He’s not popular in school and he’s neither handsome, funny, nice nor even friendly. The only thing he has going for him is that he is good at video games. One day at the local arcade, he plays Oono Akira, a fellow classmate but who’s popular, smart, pretty and a rich girl that absolutely destroys him at Street Fighter II. Not only does he lose to her 30 times in a row, he can’t beat her at any game. Haruo can’t seem to shake Akira off as she follows him from arcade to arcade every day after school and beats him every time. As weird as it sounds, the odd couple begins a strange bond and friendship. (Source: MU)

37. Phantom in the Twilight

Studio: LIDEN FILMS

Genre: Fantasy / Slice of Life

Premiere: July 10

Phantom in the Twilight PV第2弾

About the Anime

The story takes place in London, at “Café Forbidden,” a mysterious café that only opens at night. The protagonist is a girl who is in London to study abroad. She meets the handsome men who work this place where the guardians of the boundary between the human and shadow world gather. (Source: Anime News Network)

38. Angolmois: Genkou Kassenki

Studio: NAZ

Genre: Action / Chanbara / Drama / Historical

Premiere: July 11

「アンゴルモア元寇合戦記」PV第3弾 TVアニメ2018年7月より放送開始!

About the Anime

The scary great king comes from the other side of the sea… The big incident ‘Genkou‘ that shook medieval Japan is being drawn in an original way in this historical anime, along with the beginning of the Samurai…! (Source: Crunchyroll)

39. Gegege no Kitarou (Leftover)

Studio: Toei Animation

Genre: Comedy / Drama / Horror / Supernatural

Premiere: July 1

4月1日放送スタート!アニメ「ゲゲゲの鬼太郎」番宣スポット(15秒)

About the Anime

Nearly twenty years into the 21st century, people have forgotten the existence of Yokai. When a number of unexplainable phenomena plague adults of the human world with confusion and chaos, thirteen-year-old Mana writes a letter to the Yokai Post in search of answers, only to be greeted by Ge Ge Ge no Kitaro… (Source: Crunchyroll)

40. One Room Second Season

Studio: Zero-G

Genre: Ecchi / Slice of Life

Premiere: July 3

2018年7月2日放送スタート TVアニメ「One Room(ワンルーム) セカンドシーズン」PV

About the Anime

This anime sounds interesting but I have not watched the season 1 so I can barely comment on this.  The plot of the anime is as follows: You are the protagonist. A new project in virtual anime from SMIRAL Animation that also brought you the “Anitore” series and “Makuranodanshi.” This time, the project is about 3 stories that develop in your (one) room. (Source: Crunchyroll)

41. Yume Oukoku to Nemureru 100 Nin no Ouji-sama

Studio: Project No. 9

Genre: Fantasy / Romance

Premiere: July 5

TVアニメ「夢王国と眠れる100人の王子様」PV

About the Anime

The anime takes place in the dream world, where dreams give people the power to live, but the world is threatened by dream-eating beings known as “Yumekui.” In order to save the world, princes from all kingdoms must join their power. The story follows the butler Navi and Prince Avi of the knight kingdom Arstoria as they travel the world in order to save it. (Source: Anime News Network)

42. Senjuushi

Studio: TMS Entertainment

Genre: Action / Fantasy

Premiere: July 3

TVアニメ『千銃士』プロモーションビデオ

About the Anime

This anime has a very impressive storyline.  It takes place in an era after a great nuclear war that leaves the whole world devastated. People of the present era are kept suppressed and deprived of their own lives under the Iron clad rule by the World Empire. Although extremely adventurous, a resistance team emerges to break out of this suppression. While people, in general, are forbidden to bear any arms, the team overcomes the challenge with the use of  “antique guns” that were left as works of art. Furthermore, as a calling from the soul of the resistance team, incarnations of the antique guns known as “Musketeers” appear and join the team.

Consequently, in their battles with the incarnations of contemporary guns, which represent the Empire, the resistance team is better placed since the “Musketeers” can turn their “Absolute Noble” mode to give a powerful boost to themselves, and bring hope to the world!

43. Gundam Build Divers (Leftover)

Studio: Sunrise

Genre: Action / Mecha

Premiere: July 3

Gundam Build Divers Prologue (EN, FR, HK, TW, KR, TH, IT sub)

About the Anime

The Gunpla Force Battle Tournament is a big event held in GBN once per year. Competing in the final round are Avalon, led by the champion Kyoya Kujo, and the elite 7th Panzer Division led by the cunning Rommel. Starting with Kyoya’s Gundam AGE II Magnum, a variety of Gunpla take to the field to determine which is the strongest force!

44. Planet With

Studio: J.C. Staff

Genre: Action / Mecha

Premiere: July 8

TVアニメ『プラネット・ウィズ』PV

About the Anime

Soya Kuroi lives a peaceful life despite having no memories of his past. But one day, his city is suddenly attacked by a giant machine known as a “Nebula Weapon”. Along with the cat-like Sensei and the gothic lolita girl Ginko, he is dragged into the fight, but he ends up the enemy of seven heroes who are working to protect the city. What is Soya’s reason for fighting that is locked deep within his memories? (Source: Aniplus)

45. Tsukumogami Kashimasu

Studio: Telecom Animation Film

Genre: Comedy / Drama / Historical / Slice of Life / Supernatural

Premiere: July 23

TVアニメ『つくもがみ貸します』PV第2弾

About the Anime

The story is set during the Edo period, in the Fukagawa ward of old Edo (present-day Tokyo). Because the area is prone to fire and flooding, residents rent everyday items like pots, futons, and clothing from shops instead of purchasing them, so as not to impede them when they flee. Obeni and Seiji, an older sister and younger brother, run one such rental shop called Izumoya. However, mixed in with their inventory are tsukumogami, objects that have turned into spirits after a hundred years of existence. The siblings sometimes lend these sentient items to customers. Both Obeni and Seiji can see and talk to these spirits. Also, other tsukumogami often come to the store after hearing of the famed siblings. (Source: Anime News Network)

46. Shoujo Kageki Revue Starlight

Studio: Kinema Citrus

Genre: Music

Premiere: July 13

TVアニメ「少女☆歌劇 レヴュースタァライト」特報映像(30秒Ver.)

About the Anime

Starlight is a song and dance revue troupe loved throughout the world. Karen and Hikari make a promise with each other when they’re young that one day they’ll stand on that stage together. Time passes, and now the girls are 16 years old. Karen is very enthusiastic about the lessons she takes every day, holding her promise close to her heart. Hikari has transferred schools and is now away from Karen. But the cogs of fate turn, and the two are destined to meet again. The girls and other Stage Girls will compete in a mysterious audition process to gain acceptance into the revue. (Source: Anime News Network)

47. Ani ni Tsukeru Kusuri wa Nai! 2

Studio: Fanworks / Imagineer

Genre: Comedy

Premiere: July 9

兄に付ける薬はない!2-快把我哥帯走2-ティザーPV

About the Anime

The story centers on a violent girl who strikes her idiot older brother. The story also focuses on sibling love, love, and food. (Source: Anime News Network)

48. Zoids Wild

Studio: OLM

Genre: Action / Adventure / Comedy / Mecha

Premiere: July 7

アニメ『ゾイドワイルド』7月7日放送開始!ロングPV大公開!

About the Anime

This is an upcoming anime series based on the Zoids model kits produced by TOMY. So check this anime out if mecha anime is your thing.

49. The Chronicles of Middle Manager Tonegawa

(Chuukan Kanriroku Tonegawa)

Studio: Madhouse

Genre: Comedy / Drama / Parody

Premiere: July 4

Anime Chuukan Kanriroku Tonegawa PV Trailer

About the Anime

Chuukan Kanriroku Tonegawa is a spin-off of the Kaiji series, which follows Tonegawa, the right hand man of Kazutaka Hyoudou, the president of the Teiai Corporation and owner of numerous gambling tournaments. After Hyoudou is getting bored with his life, he orders Tonegawa to organize a so called “game of death” as it is his and his subordinate’s job to keep the president in a good mood. Tonegawa must cooperate with his subordinates in order to make the president happy and what follows is a humorous story of his interactions with his subordinates and other characters of the Kaiji series.

50. Encouragement of Climb (Yama no Susume) Season 3

Studio: 8bit

Genre: Adventure / Comedy / Slice of Life

Premiere: July 3

『ヤマノススメ サードシーズン』PV第2弾【2018年7月放送開始】

About the Anime

“Encouragement of Climb” is a story about high school girls who have tons of fun while climbing mountains. The long-awaited third season is finally here!

51. Ongaku Shoujo

Studio: Studio Deen

Genre: Music / Slice of Life

Premiere: July 7

TVアニメ「音楽少女」PV【2018年7月放送開始】

About the Anime

Hanako Yamadaki encounters the obscure, low-selling 11-member “C-list” idol unit Ongaku Shoujo. Their producer Ikehashi thinks the unit needs a new member. Together, Ongaku Shoujo and Hanako strive for the top of the music world. (Source: Anime News Network)

52. Lupin the Third: Part 5 (Leftover)

Studio: Telecom Animation Film

Genre: Action / Adventure / Comedy

Premiere: July 4

「ルパン三世 PART5」PV第1弾

About the Anime

Lupin’s current target: a key to a certain server facility. Once obtained, the information of all the customers and their funds from the world’s largest online bank will be in Lupin’s hands. There, they find the developer of the security system of the bank: Amlita. Lupin and Jigen successfully capture Amlita and bring her to their hideout. However, almost immediately upon their arrival, Zenigata and his men surround the place. Being at a loss as to why their location was exposed so easily, they discover an online show going viral. The show’s name: “Arrest Lupin III.” (Source: Crunchyroll)

53. Layton Mystery Tanteisha: Katori no Nazotoki File (Leftover)

Studio: LIDEN FILMS

Genre: Comedy / Mystery

Premiere: July 1

第2弾「レイトン ミステリー探偵社」PV

About the Anime

The story is set in London and follows Katrielle as she solves mysteries with her talking dog Sherl.

54. Major 2nd (Leftover)

Studio: NHK Enterprises

Genre: Sports

Premiere: July 7

アニメ「メジャーセカンド」PV【2018年4月7日(土)放送スタート!】

About the Anime

Daigo is born as the son of Gorou, a father who is too great. What path will Daigo, who is burdened with great expectations, take in baseball?

55. Aguu: Tensai Ningyou

Studio: Studio Deen

Genre: Action / Drama / Supernatural

Premiere: July 10

TVアニメ『悪偶 -天才人形-』7/9(月)深夜0時~TOKYO MX他に放送開始 PV第2弾

About the Anime

Ai is an ordinary girl and a dancer. Her friend Machi is also a dancer, but Machi is a genius. Watching Machi’s talent often makes Ai feel down. But one day, Ai finds out Machi’s secret: the existence of the Aguu, palm-size entities who grant genius talent upon those who hold them. In order to save Machi, who has become a “Seamstress” who makes Aguu, Ai becomes a “Savior.” The Saviors are a group of people who have fought the Seamstresses for generations. (Source: Anime News Network)

56. Inazuma Eleven: Ares no Tenbin (Leftover)

Studio: OLM

Genre: Sports

Premiere: July 5

【イナズマイレブン アレスの天秤】試合開始(キックオフ)編

About the Anime

The story is set after the first Inazuma Eleven anime and game. However, the show will take place in a parallel world from all other Inazuma Eleven soccer role-playing games (apart from the first), because the story has taken a different course. (Source: Anime News Network)

57. Yami Shibai Season 6

Studio: ILCA

Genre: Horror / Supernatural

Premiere: July 7

About the Anime

Yamishibai is a picture-story style of animation whose motif is surrounded and based off rumors and urban legends throughout the history of Japan. (Source: Crunchyroll)

58. Nobunaga no Shinobi: Anegawa Ishiyama-hen (Leftover)

Studio: TMS Entertainment

Genre: Comedy / Historical

Premiere: July 7

TVアニメ「信長の忍び~姉川・石山篇~」番宣動画(30秒)

About the Anime

The year is 1555, the middle of the Warring States period, and one young man holds on to a very big dream. That young man, known as an empty-headed fool, is none other than Oda Nobunaga. Enchanted by his dream, a certain young girl who admires Nobunaga swears that she will become his ninja one day. Moreover, Nobunaga has one goal: to unify Japan by military might! Consequently,  a heavy-hitting wartime gag anime is about to begin!! (Source: Crunchyroll)

59. BanG Dream! Garupa Pico

Studio: Sanzigen / DMM Futureworks

Genre: Comedy / Music

Premiere: July 5

アニメ「BanG Dream! ガルパ☆ピコ」放送決定!!

About the Anime

Mini anime series featuring the girls from Girls Band Party.

60. Wakaokami wa Shougakusei!

Studio: DLE / Madhouse

Genre: Romance

Premiere: July 6

TVアニメ【若おかみは小学生!】放送前番宣映像

About the Anime

The “story of laughter and tears” centers around “Okko,” a sixth-grade elementary school girl who lost her parents in a traffic accident. Hence, she moves to her grandmother’s hot spring inn “Haru no Ya” (Spring House) and trains to run the inn. She gradually grows up with the help of the ghost “Uri-bou” and other mysterious friends. (Source: Anime News Network)

61. Cinderella Girls Gekijou Season 3

Studio: Gathering

Genre: Comedy / Slice of Life

Premiere: July 3

About the Anime

So, our idol friends are back again with a new season! Get a rare look at how idols spend their days off, as well as their comical interactions with each other. Furthermore, join them in this hyper-fun-filled short anime. (Source: Crunchyroll)

62. Shinya! Tensai Bakabon

Studio: Pierrot Plus

Genre: Comedy

Premiere: July 11

TVアニメ「深夜!天才バカボン」新PV

About the Anime

It is about the misadventures of a dim-witted boy (Bakabon) and his insane father, the latter of whom eventually becomes the central character. The official English name is Meet the Boneheads.

And so, we have reached the end of the list of summer 2018 anime that will be airing this season. Do let you know which anime you look forward to of the summer 2018 anime. Let us know why and what would your expectations be in the comments below. It would be nice you can share the list of summer 2018 anime that you would be watching. Also, if you love to watch when a season has completely aired, check out Winter 2018 Anime Worth Checking Out and Spring 2018 Anime Worth Checking Out.

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Summer Begins: Your Definitive Guide to all the Summer 2018 Anime
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