Monthly Archives: July, 2021

Funimation and Kung Fu Tea Suit Up for AKIRA Jacket New York City Scavenger Hunt

The special edition AKIRA leather jacket is coming to The Funimation Shop, so you know we had to celebrate in style. And if you want a chance to suit up in one of these to save Neo Tokyo, and...

23 Reasons to Celebrate Microsoft Anime Month

Microsoft Anime Month is now live in the United Kingdom and Ireland, running from July 1 to July 30! But what is Microsoft Anime Month, you might ask? It’s a month-long sale where you can grab some pretty cool digital...

Cardfight!! Vanguard overDress English Dub Comes to Funimation

Ready to battle? We're excited to announce that the Cardfight!! Vanguard overDress English dub is officially coming to Funimation, thanks to our partners at Bushiroad. On July 8, Episode 1 of the Cardfight!! Vanguard overDress English dub will arrive on...

SSSS.DYNAZENON English Dub Announced, Cast and Crew Revealed

Get ready to suit up for some mecha vs. kaiju action, because the SSSS.DYNAZENON English dub is officially coming to Funimation! Starting July 9, you'll be able to catch the first two episodes of the SSSS.DYNAZENON English dub right here...

The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2 Shifts to Spring 2022

Heads up, The Rising of the Shield Hero fans! The highly anticipated Season 2 now has a new release window: April 2022! The anime's official Twitter account posted that the continuation of the isekai adventure anime is premiering in April...

Danganronpa Decadence Brings the Trilogy to Nintendo Switch on December 3

Ready for more Monokuma? Spike Chunsoft has officially announced that Danganronpa Decadence, a collection of the popular series, will officially arrive on Nintendo Switch December 3. https://twitter.com/NintendoAmerica/status/1412823968935923715 View Post Announced during Nintendo's E3 2021 Direct last month, Danganronpa Decadence includes three entries...

Vinland Saga Season 2 Officially Announced

Sequel ahoy! The conclusion of Vinland Saga's 2nd anniversary memorial video released on Wednesday officially announced a second season for the viking-themed action-adventure anime. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lW0kWMKbgco A teaser visual was also released with the tagline, "The soul of the beast returns to...

ISEKAI QUARTET Movie Brings Hilarity to the Silver Screen in 2022

Ready for more from the world(s) of ISEKAI QUARTET? The hilarious isekai crossover series is getting a movie, set for a Japan release in 2022! RELATED: Combatants Will Be Dispatched! Subverts Modern Isekai The official website for the crossover comedy revealed...

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Anime UNIQLO Collection Arrives in August

UPDATE: The UNIQLO x Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba collection is available right now! We're going to have to use our own breathing technique to calm down after seeing the designs for UNIQLO's next anime collaboration! RELATED: Demon Slayer – Kimetsu...

Capturing Beautiful Storytelling in Anime Through Cinematography

I enjoy watching anime for many reasons, but what I really love is when an anime’s art and scene direction elevates the storytelling in a beautiful and nuanced way.  Directors who take creative liberties in setting the tone or conveying...

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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...