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Crunchyroll Bring Chainsaw Man, One Piece Film Red and More to NYCC

Convention season keeps on rolling and the next major event is New York Comic Con. It may not be quite as big a deal as its West Coast sister event San Diego Comic Con, but it still makes quite a splash. This year's con runs from October 6 to October 9Crunchyroll has revealed their plans for the show.

One Piece Film Red, the latest film in the hit pirate saga will have its North American Premiere (invite only). The hotly anticipated series Chainsaw Man will also have its US premiere as part of its panel. There will also be panels for My Hero Academia and One Piece Film Red as well as Crunchyroll's traditional industry panel, at which you can expect to hear some new licences and updates.

Throughout the convention attendees with or without badges will be able to strike a pose at the Crunchyroll booths with My Hero Academia, Chainsaw Man and Spy X Family photo opportunities. On the Friday night, Crunchyroll will take to the main stage to host a free My Hero Academia Concert Experience. It will feature a rock band performing iconic tracks from the show's soundtrack, led by composer and writer Yuki Hayashi.

Players of the mobile game My Hero Academia: The Strongest Hero can claim exclusive NYCC prizes. Visit the Crunchyroll booth and enter the code "NYCCTSH2022” in game to redeem rewards, face off gainst new villains and discover brand new season 6 content.

Crunchyroll's full itinerary is below.



One Piece Film Red Premiere and Q&A (Invite only)
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ AMC Lincoln Square 13



Crunchyroll Industry Panel 
10:30 am - 11:30 am @ Jacob K. Javits Convention Center - Room 405
Moderators: Lauren Moore and Tim Lyu


Chainsaw Man Panel & U.S. Premiere
12:45 pm - 1:45 pm @ Jacob K. Javits Convention Center - Empire Stage
Panelists: Ryan Colt Levy (English voice of Denji), Suzie Yeung (English voice of Makima),
Reagan Murdock (English voice of Aki), and Sarah Wiedenheft (English voice of Power)
Moderator: Mike McFarland


My Hero Academia Free Live Concert Experience
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm @ Jacob K. Javits Convention Center - Main Stage
A rock band with epic orchestral elements will perform iconic arrangements of the
My Hero Academia soundtracks, led by composer and writer Yuki Hayashi.




One Piece Film Red Panel

10:45 am - 11:45 am @ Jacob K. Javits Convention Center - Empire Stage
Panelists: Shinji Shimizu (Executive Producer), Goro Taniguchi (Director),
Colleen Clinkenbeard (English voice of Luffy), Christopher R. Sabat (English voice of Zoro),
Luci Christian (English voice of Nami), Sonny Strait (English voice of Usopp),
and Ian Sinclair (English voice of Brook)
    Moderator: Kyle Cardine


My Hero Academia Panel

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm @ Jacob K. Javits Convention Center - Empire Stage
Panelists: Justin Briner (Deku) and more TBA
Moderator: Lauren Moore

Sonicboombox NYCC Cosplay Dance Party Sponsored by Crunchyroll (No badge required, tickets available HERE or at the door)

8:00 pm - 2:00 am @ SPIN (48 E 23rd Street) 
Live DJs, dancing, cosplay, photo booth, and free ping pong all night
Free Voodoo Ranger IPA for the first 100 fans (limit 1 per fan)
Special guests: Fantastic Frankey, Dimitri Beauchamp, and DJ Taylor Senpai



My Hero Academia Statue and AR Experience (Free, no badge required)

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center – Crystal Palace & North Concourse

SPY x FAMILY “Movies in the City” Photo Opp

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center – Booth #1557

One Piece and Chainsaw Man Photo Opp

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center – Booth #1545

My Hero Academia: The Strongest Hero Exclusive Prizes

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center – Booth #1557