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Anime to Watch When Your Partner Loves Sci-Fi and You Don’t

One of my husband’s favorite genres of anime is sci-fi. While I love a good sci-fi adventure myself, sometimes things that go too deep into tech or science can lose my interest. At times like these, I find myself...

Your Guide to the Fall 2021 Anime Season on Funimation

The leaves are changing. It's getting cooler outside. And guess what? There's a whole new batch of thrilling and chilling anime headed your way, right here on Funimation as part of the Fall 2021 anime season. And it's a big...

Funimation Has Sci-Fi Anime: Sonny Boy, Scarlet Nexus and More

It's hard to imagine a better pairing than anime and science fiction. From the early days, the genre has been woven into the DNA of anime, from classics like Speed Racer and Astro Boy to milestone films like AKIRA....

The Best Anime for Tales Fans

If you're an avid player of JRPGs and anime-inspired adventures, chances are you've heard of the Tales series. From its beginnings on the Super Famicom in Tales of Phantasia to this week's release of the stunning Tales of Arise...

The Best Anime for No More Heroes Fans

With the third installment of Suda51’s beloved No More Heroes series, No More Heroes III, out this week, we thought, "What better way to celebrate infamous otaku Travis Touchdown than by suggesting some great anime that No More Heroes...

The Best Anime for Psychonauts Fans

It's 2005, and you just cracked open your brand new Xbox game. And that strange game was Psychonauts, an adventure game led by a cute character, packed with extraordinary powers and an array of expertly designed platforming levels. The story...

A Mom’s Guide to Anime: Shows For Every Generation

The world of parenthood is a magical, beautiful and often challenging place. It has its highs and its lows, similar to the world of anime. Of course, that’s without the magical outfit changes. Wouldn’t that make getting ready in the...

Anime to Watch When Your Partner Loves Fantasy and You Don’t

My absolute favorite genre is fantasy. High-fantasy worlds, cool magic systems and all sorts of mythological creatures are my jam! But while my husband likes fantasy just as much as the next anime fan, he isn’t always itching to...

Funimation Has Killer Vampires: The Case Study of Vanitas, MARS RED and More

Sharp fangs, red eyes, pale skin and lots of blood—vampire anime, anyone?  Whether you’re a ride-or-die JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure fan or you became instantly obsessed with The Case Study of Vanitas, vampires in anime are here to stay. While some...

What Is Obey Me!? The Dating Sim with Seven Demon Brothers, Explained

Mobile dating sims have been all the rage lately, including the popular Obey Me! — One Master to Rule Them All. The game has garnered so much popularity that it recently released an anime of the same name, streaming...

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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...