‘Megalo Box’ is Winning Praise & Shocking Fans With Its Debut

The spring season is still young, but the community is already crowning Megalo Box as an “Anime of the Season” candidate for its amazing opening episode.

Megalo Box

Megalo Box features unadulterated hype that is rarely seen in recent years. Created to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Ashita no Joe, this series is a grimy take on boxing. Junk Dog earns a meager living by intentionally losing futuristic boxing matches, but a new global tournament has him rethinking his priorities.

The fast-action, Junk Dog’s personality, and grunge-inspired visuals have been making a great first impression on fans. Here’s what social media is saying about the anime’s debut:




















Have you had a chance to check out Megalo Box? Fans can simulcast the series at Crunchyroll.

Ader Titsoff
I grew up traveling around the world with my parents who practice and teach medicine. We spent 6 years in South Asia, including Japan, and my anime obsession began there. Sports, horror, and Seinen are my favorite genres. Favorite quote: "Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does." by William James
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