It’s Penguin Awareness Day today and that means it’s time for us to share our favorite tuxedo-ed animals in anime: penguins! (Pandas are a close 2nd, while Zebras are 3rd.) We’re going to show off the cutest and best-dressed of animals yet clumsiest of walking animals within our Funimation titles! And of course, you can find and stream all of these shows on Funimation.com!
Heavy ObjectBaby Penguins
We start the anime list off with the cutest of entrants: Baby Penguins. Get your hearts ready as these penguins even melt the hearts of hardened soldiers that are in the midst of fighting. Who needs war when you can have baby penguins?
Daimidaler: Prince vs Penguin EmpireFront-tailed Penguins
Next on the list are a more strange variant of penguins. These penguins aren’t friendly like many other types of penguins. In fact they’re down-right perverted and inappropriate! And let’s just say that their tails are in the front and they like to display them proudly…
Neon Genesis EvangelionPen Pen
Coming up now is the animal mascot of the famed Neon Genesis Evangelion series and movies, Pen Pen! He is the warm-water penguin roommate of the lively Misato. Too bad he’s not too keen on new roommates…
Free! Eternal SummerNagisa Loves Penguins
Finally we end on a short dreamland. Nagisa from Free! shows us a true paradise – living in harmony with penguins.
There are so many other awesome penguins in anime that we wish we could list, but there’s only so much space! What do you think about our list of anime penguins?