Posted by Kamui_Takahashi 2 years ago -
Crunchyroll has added yet another new simulcast to its spring 2012 anime lineup with the news that Polar Bear’s Cafe (aka Shirokuma Cafe) will start up this week. The series is set for streaming on Thursday’s at 5:00 am ET. The series will be available to premium members worldwide except for Japan. Free members will be able to chill out with the show in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, the Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden.
Plot Concept: POLAR BEAR’S CAFÉ revolves around a Canadian white bear that quits his boring job and starts a cafeteria near a zoo. He loves telling tall tales and always brags about himself. According to him, he was picked up by a human couple who owns a diner while he was drifting around on an iceberg. Though he has lost all contact with his Canadian family, he has discovered a new home in serving the diners’ clientele, thanks to the kind couple. His café is an embodiment of his personality. The place is always packed with many regulars, animals and humans, who are drawn by his charismatic magnetism.