Mitchell Lineham

Anime to Watch Before You Play Blue Reflection: Second Light

Blue Reflection: Second Light released on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and PC today, and it follows three students who find themselves transported to a floating academy. They must search for clues and find their way back home! You can...

How Ghost in the Shell Influenced Popular Works

When Ghost in the Shell released in 1995, not even director Mamoru Oshii could have predicted its success, especially as it did not light up the box office in Japan. When it debuted in the West, however, it was...

Funimation UK Announces Home Video Releases Including Demon Slayer: Mugen Train, My Hero Academia, WONDER EGG PRIORITY & More!

Welcome to our upcoming home video releases for the UK & Ireland. Whether you’re looking to add to your collection or treat yourself to a shiny new Limited Edition, it’s time to get excited about a whole new set...

The World Ends with You: Best Anime to Explore Japan

Are you enjoying playing NEO: The World Ends with You this week? Of course, you are! RELATED: The Best Anime for The World Ends with You Fans If you're enjoying your adventure in virtual Shibuya but want even more, then...

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...

One Piece: Stampede & Is It Wrong to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Movie Come to Funimation in UK & Ireland

Mark your calendars, because Funimation is excited to announce that feature movies One Piece: Stampede and Is It Wrong to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon: Arrow of the Orion are both coming to the service in the UK...

My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising Movie Comes to Funimation in the UK & Ireland

We are excited to announce that fans in the United Kingdom and Ireland will be able to watch My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising on Funimation starting from today!  The series’ second feature-length movie, My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising, follows Deku...

Fans React to Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train’s Release in the UK

Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train has been enjoying a fantastic run in UK cinemas, having released on 26th May. Now that the film is in Irish cinemas, we're looking at fan reactions so far! The film,...

How Well Do You Know Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba?

Do you know your Kyojuro from your Kanao? How about your Swamp Demon from your Hand Demon? If so, then why not show off your Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba knowledge by taking our quiz before you catch the...

Which Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Character Are You?

Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train is now streaming exclusively on Funimation, which means it’s the perfect time to discover which character from the world of Demon Slayer you’re most like. Perhaps you have the gentle...

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Mitchell Lineham is the Communications Associate at Funimation UK & IRE. You can usually find him playing games, writing and, of course, watching anime.
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The Heike Story is a Beautiful Modern Retelling of a Historical Epic

Every anime season always has one underrated gem, and for me this past fall, that gem was The Heike...