Conventions 2017: AnimeFest in Our Own Backyard


Funimation stays home in the heart of Texas this weekend for AnimeFest 2017. It’s been a crazy few months, and our team is excited to hang out and have fun with everyone! Check out the different panels and activities we have going on this weekend!






Funimation Peep Show (18+)Thursday, 10p-11p | Panel 5

Guaranteed to be a good time that’s oh so NSFW. Watch clips and trailers from some of the hottest Funimation titles with host Cookie Stratford.  Audience participation encouraged by tweeting using the hashtag #FunimationPeepShow. You could even win some naughty prizes. (18+, Bring your IDs!)



Funimation Favorites | Friday 12p-1p | Main Events

Funimation takes a look at some of our personal favorites from current anime and past classics. What’s your Funimation favorite? Share it with us using the hashtag #FunimationFave!




Funimation Industry PanelSaturday, 5p-6p | Main events

From Akira to Dragon Ball Z, hear the latest news, info, and announcements from North America’s largest anime distributor—Funimation. Live tweet with us using the hashtag #FunimationPanel for a chance to win prizes!







What’s an anime convention weekend without a trip to the exhibit hall? This year, we’re switching things up with a special booth!


Fruits Basket Fortune Telling Booth

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To celebrate the Fruits Basket Sweet Sixteen Anniversary edition release, drop by to draw your Chinese zodiac fortune!


Funimation Lounge | Remington Room, Sheraton |


Stop by the Funimation Lounge all weekend long to relax and watch anime. Then join us on Friday and Saturday evening for a community meet-up!