Crunchyroll announced that High Guardian Spice created by Raye Rodriguez will be released as part of their Crunchyroll Originals 2020 slate.

In a press release, Crunchyroll explains their Crunchyroll Originals slate “was curated using more than 10 years of viewership data, paired with Crunchyroll’s deep connection to the anime community.”

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Crunchyroll previously announced the show would be released in 2019.

Following that announcement, the show was heavily criticized.

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The show would be finished in late 2019. Show creator Raye Rodriguez announced the show wrapped production back in November 2019 while also announced she had her last day at Crunchyroll at the beginning of November 2019.

Rodriguez wrote on Twitter, “Now it’s just a matter of time when Hime-Sama wills it to be released into the wild.”

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While Crunchyroll detailed the show will be part of their Crunchyroll Originals slate, they did not provide a specific release date. They did give us an official description:

“In this Crunchyroll Studios production created by Raye Rodriguez, four fierce girls train to become great heroes at High Guardian Academy, where they form allegiances, uncover betrayals, and discover their true identities, while preparing to protect the world from an ominous unknown threat. Coming soon on Crunchyroll.”

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