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Set Sail With One Piece at a Time, Funimation’s First Branded Podcast! ☠️

The One Piece anime is turning 20 this year and at Funimation we intend to celebrate its run! As part of our celebration, we're binging as much of the series as we can by the anniversary...

The World of Tokyo Ghoul, Explained

If you liked Tokyo Ghoul when it first aired back in 2015, but you’re having a little trouble following Tokyo Ghoul:re, don’t worry! We’ve got just the thing for you.

Donuts, Love & Peace – Happy Birthday, Trigun

20 Reasons We Love Trigun on its 20th Anniversary! Whether it was your favorite late-night anime show, or you’ve only ever heard the name, it’s time to pay respect to Trigun. This highly-acclaimed mash up of western shootouts and final-frontier...

You Should Be Watching: Golden Kamuy

You should be watching Golden Kamuy. It's a rare show set in the early 1900's that blends dark humor, brutal action, and themes, with plenty of bizarre & memorable characters to make a one-of-a-kind anime. It's absurd and sometimes...

You Should Be Watching: DOUBLE DECKER! DOUG & KIRILL!

Hey Tiger & Bunny fans! If you’re missing that good content filled with bantering dynamic duos, flashy action, and seriously insane hijinks then you should be watching DOUBLE DECKER! DOUG & KIRILL!   Linked to the world of Tiger & Bunny,...

Mamoru Hosoda Q&A @ Animation is Film Festival

We were privileged enough to listen to a Q&A session of Hosoda-kantoku by Charles Solomon (LA Times, Animation Magazine, others) at the Animation is Film Festival! See the transcript of the session below:   The Girl Who Leapt Through Time Q: Why...

Why Steins;Gate 0 Is Worth Your Time

After watching the original Steins;Gate, it’s easy to see that the series has a lot going for it. Memorable characters, emotional intensity, and twists that’ll make your head spin—fans of the first anime will no doubt enjoy the interquel....

Free! Series Timeline

Timeless Medley, Take Your Marks, Dive to the Future?! Are you interested in the Free! franchise, but you're not sure where to pick back up? With the new movie releases (coming out 10/2) and current SimulDub anime season, here's...

Assassination Classroom – Live-action vs Anime Comparison

We’ve all heard how live action adaptations of anime can be (not naming any names). However, we want to show you how faithful and consistent the Assassination Classroom the Movies (Live Action) are! Check out the GIFs below. You...

The Real Stories Behind the Bungo Stray Dogs

From Osamu Dazai to Chuuya Nakahara, here are some of the real stories behind the colorful cast of characters from Bungo Stray Dogs!

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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...