Disclosure: The author of this text can be a choose for the Anime Awards.
The unstoppable motion powerhouse sequence Jujutsu Taisen took house three awards at this 12 months’s Crunchyroll Anime Awards, together with Anime of the Year. The sequence, primarily based on the manga by Gege Akutami, was nominated in 10 classes and secured awards in Best Antagonist for the possessive spirit Ryomen Sukuna and greatest ending sequence for the dance-happy “LOST IN PARADISE by ALI feat. AKLO.”
Fellow high contender Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! took house awards for Best Animation and Best Director. This is Masaaki Yuasa’s second win after beforehand profitable Best Director for his work on DEVILMAN crybaby on the 2018 awards.
Studio Orange’s BEASTARS was nominated in 9 classes however took house just one prize for its admittedly iconic opening sequence “Wild Side” additionally by ALI. Surprisingly, the anime with probably the most nominations went house emptyhanded this 12 months. Great Pretender was represented in 12 completely different classes however could not overcome its rivals for any of the awards.
Kaguya-sama: Love is War’s second season constructed on its earlier season’s success by taking house “Best Comedy,” the second win for the sequence. Show star Kaguya Shinomiya was additionally voted this 12 months’s “Best Girl.” She and character co-star Miyuki Shirogane beforehand gained “Best Couple” final 12 months.
The full listing of winners are beneath.
Anime of the Year – JUJUTSU KAISEN
Best Animation – Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!
Best Fantasy – Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- (Season 2)
Best Drama – Fruits Basket (Season 2)
Best Comedy – Kaguya-sama: Love is War?
Best Girl – Kaguya Shinomiya, Kaguya-sama: Love is War?
Best Boy – Shoyo Hinata, HAIKYU!! TO THE TOP
Best Protagonist – Catarina Claes, My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom!
Best Antagonist – Ryomen Sukuna, JUJUTSU KAISEN
Best Fight Scene – Deku Vs. Overhaul, My Hero Academia Season 4
Best Score – Kevin Penkin, Tower of God
Best Director – Masaaki Yuasa, Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!
Best Character Design – Mayuka Ito, Original Designs By Aidairo, Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun
Best Couple – Nasa Yuzaki & Tsukasa Yuzaki, TONIKAWA: Over The Moon For You
Best VA Performance (JP) – Yūsuke Kobayashi As Natsuki Subaru, Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- (Season 2)
Best VA Performance (EN) – Zeno Robinson As Hawks, My Hero Academia Season 4
Best Opening Sequence (OP) – Wild Side (ALI), BEASTARS
Best Ending Sequence (ED) – LOST IN PARADISE (ALI feat. AKLO), JUJUTSU KAISEN