DNA, Crunchyroll and Netflix: Anime not to be missed in July 2022

News culture DNA, Crunchyroll and Netflix: Anime not to be missed in July 2022

Who said July says summer anime release! This season, the most anticipated titles are the sequel, including the return of Classroom of the Elite, Overlord, Made in Abyss, and Orient. Here is our selection of the series to follow.


  • Anime July 2022: What’s New
    • RWBY: Ice Quindom
    • lycoris recoil
    • but also…
  • July 2022 anime: sequel
    • Utawarerumono (season 3)
    • Classroom of the Elite (season 2)
    • Overlord (season 4)
    • Made in the Abyss (season 2)
    • House of Shadows (season 2)
    • The East (Part 2)
    • but also…
  • The anime is still in progress

Anime July 2022: What’s New

RWBY: Ice Quindom

After its eighth season aired in 2020/2021, and while waiting for the ninth season scheduled for this year, RWBY returns with an all-new movie called Ice Queendom. This is the Part of the American web series created by Monty Oum and produced by Rooster Teeth, which has already made some breakthroughs in the gaming arena with the games RWBY: Grimm Eclipse and Blazblue Cross Tag Battle. The story revolves around Ruby Rose, Vice Schnee, Blake Belladonna, and Yang Xiaolong, a group of fighters (the RBWY Team) who formed within the Bacon Academy to protect humanity from the terrifying creatures, Grimm. We also find Team JNPR (Jaune Arc, Nora Valkyrie, Pyrrha Nikos, Lie Ren) and characters such as Sun Wukong, Ozpin, Glynda Goodwitch, Peter Port and Penny Polendina, all inspired by characters from fairy tales or video games (Little Red Riding Hood by Ruby Rose, Moderate Liang Xiaolong…). Kenjiro Okada is directing the anime SHAFT Animation Studio (Puella Magi Madoka Magica, March comes like a lion…). Tow Ubukata (Ghost in the Shell Arise) signs the script while the music is composed by Nobuko Toda and Kazuma Jinnouchi.

  • Available from July 3 at Crunchy Roll (Episodes 1 to 3 are already in preview)

lycoris recoil

This summer in the Slice of Life/Comedy section we find Lycoris Recoil, an original project produced by studio A-1 Pictures (Kaguya-sama, Your Lie in April…) and directed by Shingo Adachi (chara designer for Sword Art Online). We follow the daily lives of two young girls, Chizato Nishikiji and Takena Inoue, members of a secret crime-fighting organization…and also the managers of a charming little cafe located in the center of Tokyo. In addition to hot drinks and desserts on the menu, the cafe responds to all kinds of requests: babysitting, delivery, extermination of zombies and giant monsters … The script is written by Asaura (Ben-To author), while Imigimuru (this art club has a problem!) is responsible for chara design.

  • Available July 2nd on Crunchyroll

but also…

  • My daughter-in-law is my ex-boyfriend – starting July 6th at Crunchyroll
  • Prince of Tennis II: FIFA U-17 World Cup – starting July 6 at Crunchyroll
  • Yakuza Babysitting Guide – Starting July 7 on Crunchyroll
  • shine on! Bakumatsu Bad Boys – starting July 8 at Crunchyroll

July 2022 anime: sequel

Utawarerumono (season 3)

DNA, Crunchyroll and Netflix: Anime not to be missed in July 2022

Utawarerumono (Le Chant des Rêves in French) returns with a third season adapting the opus Utawarerumono: Mask of Truth, released in 2017 on PS4 and more recently on PC. If you don’t know this franchise developed by Aquaplus, know that it was born in 2002 and it mixes visual novel and tactical-RPG. A new game, Monochrome Mobius: Rights and Wrongs Forgotten, is also coming out on September 8 to celebrate its 20th anniversary.

Coming back to the Utawarerumono anime, this adaptation of Mask of Truth will contain 28 episodes in total, knowing that the first two episodes will be streamed in a row on July 2. We follow the adventure of Haku, an amnesiac character who is engaged in a war against an empire controlled by evil forces. Kenichi Kawamura is in charge of production with studio WHITE FOX (Steins; Gate, Akame ga Kill!, Re: Zero…).

  • Available from July 2 at DNA and Crunchyroll

Classroom of the Elite (season 2)

DNA, Crunchyroll and Netflix: Anime not to be missed in July 2022

Classroom of the Elite is one of the anime that made a lot of noise in 2017. It will be a long wait, but now the second season is finally arriving after five years. The other good news is that Season 3 has already been confirmed to be released in 2023. We remember that the work is primarily a light novel series written by Shōgo Kinugasa and illustrated by Shunsaku Tomose, which was also adapted into a manga by Yuyu Ichino.

As its name suggests, Classrom of the Elite is part of the “school life” genre and immerses us in the prestigious Kodo Ikusei High School. Here, the law of the strongest prevails. Students compete in a race for points, awarded each month based on their grade and behaviour, in order to climb the ladder. We follow Kiyotaka Ayanokouji, a mysterious boy who is placed in Class D which includes the worst students. With Suzune Horikita and Kiky Kushida, his new comrades, he will try to improve his class grades to reach A-level, which is the elite in high school. Betrayals, alliances and cunning are on the agenda.

  • Available from 4th July at Crunchy Roll

Overlord (season 4)

DNA, Crunchyroll and Netflix: Anime not to be missed in July 2022

Once again, fans had to be patient. It’s been four years since season three, but the Overlord is finally back, isekai is based on the light novel of the same name by Maruyma Kugane and so-bin. The playing field is as follows: As MMORPG Yggdrasil prepares to permanently shut down its servers due to lack of popularity, young Momonga decides to stay in touch until the final moments of the match. closing time. Trapped in the incarnation of his game (an undead skeleton), the protagonist finds himself transported to a new world along with the NPCs from his guild, who now have a conscience. Here, it is not about a race for power, but rather about exploration and discovery. Madhouse Studio (Death Note, One-Punch Man…) is responsible for this mod.

  • Available from July 5th at DNA

Made in the Abyss (season 2)

DNA, Crunchyroll and Netflix: Anime not to be missed in July 2022

This summer, we’ll be back in the magical world of Made in Abyss. Adapted from Studio Kinema Citrus (The Rising of the Shield Hero), the manga by Akihito Tsukushi depicts a world in which everything has been explored, except for the enormous rift called “The Abyss”. Inevitably, the mysteries it hides attract many people including Riku, the only daughter of a legendary cave, bent on unraveling its secrets. Note that this second season follows the events of Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Soul from the Depths, released in 2020 and available on Wakanim. We also take this opportunity to note that the action will be adapted into an action RPG form with Made in Abyss: Binary Star Falling Into Darkness, scheduled for September 2 on Switch, PlayStation and Steam.

  • Available July 6th at Crunchyroll

House of Shadows (season 2)

DNA, Crunchyroll and Netflix: Anime not to be missed in July 2022

Studio CloverWorks (The Promised Neverland, Persona 5 The Animation…) invites us to dive into an eerie mansion with Shadows House, a gothic tale imagined by Mangaka duo So-ma-to. Emilico is a living doll in the service of Kate, the young girl who belongs to the faceless family of shadows. Over the course of her encounters with the inhabitants of a spacious family mansion, she will begin to question the meaning of her existence and will become friends with those around her. Does a doll have to have a conscience? Shadow House specifically focuses on the issue of identity. The manga is available in France at Glénat.

  • Available from July 8th onwards Crunchy Roll

The East (Part 2)

DNA, Crunchyroll and Netflix: Anime not to be missed in July 2022

The Shonen Orient version launched last January, and this summer introduces new episodes centered around the Awaji Island battle arc. Released from the fantasy of the mangaka Shinobu Ohtaka (Magi – The Labyrinth of Magic) and published in France by Pika Editions since 2020, the action plunges us into the 15th century in mysterious Japan under the influence of Oni, evil demons yet revered as deities by the people… who know nothing of their true nature.” Only the Bushi, the warriors, know the truth, but the latter are treated as outcasts. We follow the adventure of Musashi and Kojiro, his childhood friend and descendant of Bushi, both determined to overturn the established order.

  • Available from July 11th onwards Crunchy Roll

but also…

The anime is still in progress

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