Monthly Archives: September, 2020

What Are You Watching? One Piece

EDITOR’S NOTE: What Are You Watching? is a feature series that dives deep into why we love the anime we love. You told us what you were watching, and now we’ll dig into why. Eighteen months ago I began what many...

Say Hello to the English Dub Cast of Uzaki-chan Wants to Hang Out!

She's bold! She's hilarious! She's gets into all of the antics, and now she's getting an English dub! We're excited to reveal the English dub lead cast for Uzaki-chan Wants to Hang Out!, the comedy breakout hit of the summer...

Original Sci-Fi Anime Akudama Drive Sets Premiere Date, Reveals New Trailer and Visual

The wait is almost over! The new, original sci-fi series from Studio Pierrot (Tokyo Ghoul, Naruto), Akudama Drive, kicks off on October 8, right here on Funimation. But you know we've got some new info for you, including the reveal...

Sing a Bit of Harmony: Funimation to Co-Produce Beautiful New Anime Film

We're excited to reveal the beautiful Sing a Bit of Harmony, an original anime film that will be co-produced by Funimation. The film tells the story of a new transfer student interested in her surroundings, and the songs that bring happiness...

Funimation Flashback: A Look Back at Yu Yu Hakusho

By Cheyenne Ewulu https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2VdEHTEjgEs Picture this: The school bell rings, you grab your backpack, trading cards in hand, and race home as fast as you can to make it in time to start your favorite anime block on Toonami. If this sounds...

Funimation & VIZ Media Partnership Brings Legendary Anime Catalog to Funimation

Believe it! Today, Funimation announced a distribution partnership with the iconic VIZ Media, including plans to bring an expansive catalog of legendary anime titles to the Funimation streaming service! You may have noticed the arrival of some VIZ Media classics...

One Piece English Dub to Reach Dressrosa by End of 2020, Next Batch of Episodes Dated

Yep, that's right! Luffy and the Straw Hat crew in the series' English dub will make it to Dressrosa by the end of 2020. But first, there's another new batch of dubbed episodes on their way! We're excited to announce...

Demon Slayer: The Kamado Siblings’ Unbreakable Bond

By Deanna Nguyen We often tease shounen protagonists’ mid-fight declarations that their source of strength comes from the bonds they’ve forged with their friends or allies. It’s a staple of the genre—the hero’s journey isn’t complete without a ride-or-die crew....

A3! Season Autumn & Winter Shows Off Warm New Visual, Sets Start Date

The seasons are changing! And that means that A3! Season Autumn & Winter is almost here. An all-new key visual for the series has been revealed, featuring the troupe chilling out at what looks to be a coffee shop, practicing lines...

Interview: Fire Force Animation Editor Breaks Down Unique Tempo and Rhythm of the Series

It's Monday, and you know what that means! Thanks to our partners at Kodansha, we’ve got another special interview for you, this time with Fire Force Animation Editor Kiyoshi Hirose! This is the final interview in our special behind-the-scenes series for Fire...

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Your Guide to the Spring 2022 Anime Season on Crunchyroll and Funimation

Spring is in the air! You know what that means. New anime is coming to Crunchyroll! This upcoming spring...