It's time for 2018's edition of summer anime recommendations. There's a lot to look forward to in this particular season, as it includes several of the best and most popular anime out there. Beloved franchises are getting much-needed updates, which include Free!, Attack on Titan, Gintama, and FLCL. Viewers will finally learn what's hiding in Eren Jaeger's basement, and the boys from Free! will go off to college.
But the best summer 2018 anime is about more than just great sequels. There are also intriguing new series making their debut. For example, Hanebado! is a sports anime focusing on an overlooked subject. Banana Fish is a thriller/psychological drama set in the '80s. And Cells at Work! brings the smallest parts of the human body - the cells - to the fore. There are so many exciting shows to either catch up on or enjoy for the first time.