Solo Leveling premiere crashes Crunchyroll due to overwhelming demand.
Fans took to social media to express frustrations, but technical issues were swiftly resolved.
Episode 1 receives overwhelmingly positive reviews with a 4.9/5-star rating from over 30,000 voters.
Crunchyroll previously faced similar crashes during premieres of Demon Slayer, One Piece, and Attack on Titan.
Solo Leveling originated as a Korean web novel in 2016 and gained international popularity through a Webtoon adaptation.
The story follows Sung Jin-Woo, a weak hunter who gains strength in a leveling system amidst a world of monsters.
Despite initial access issues, fans praise A-1 Pictures for animation quality and plot adaptation.
A-1 Pictures is known for works like Sword Art Online, Kaguya-sama, Seven Deadly Sins, and Mashle: Magic and Muscles.
Fans express high satisfaction with Solo Leveling premiere, anticipating multiple seasons if the quality continues.
Solo Leveling Episode 1 is available on Crunchyroll, and Episode 2 is set for release on January 14.