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5 Anime That Would Make Perfect Tabletop RPGs

It seems like there's a new anime-to-live-action adaptation every other week. But live-action film and television aren't the only way to adapt an anime series into a new format. Just look at stage shows! Recently, there's been a push for...

A Beginner’s Guide to Sword Art Online

You have successfully connected to the Argus server. Please enter a character name to log in. … …Sorry, you cannot enter DR. BUTT as a character name. Please try again. … …Hello, PROF. BOOTY, and welcome to Sword Art Online! This expansive, enthralling...

Spotlighting Indigenous Creators: Agent Fang on Cosplay, Representation and More

We're keeping the Funimation Space For Everyone initiative alive with a three-part series spotlight on Indigenous cosplayers and innovators, creating a space for "Indiginerds" to talk about their unabashed love for all things geek. We're not holding space for sensationalized...

The Best Anime Gifts for My Hero Academia Fans

Welcome back to our continuing holiday list series, where we prep you for your gift-giving adventures.  You’ve wrapped up your internship, but you need to squeeze in a bit of holiday shopping before time runs out? Good news! We’ve assembled...

The Best Anime Gifts for Demon Slayer Fans

Welcome back to our continuing holiday list series, where we prep you for your gift-giving adventures.  HAPPY HOLIDAYS: Check out the FULL Funimation Holiday Gift Guide Right Now! Finished your holiday shopping, yet? Have you started it? No judgment. Breathe in,...

7 Reasons Why Satoru Gojo Is Your New Obvious Anime Obsession

There are moments when an anime or manga comes out and immediately connects with the masses. Jujutsu Kaisen, the shounen mega-hit from Gege Akutami, is one of those series—immediately capturing the hearts of anime fans around the world. Though Akutami created a...

Pondering the Path to Happiness in Platinum End

There are some concepts that are universal to all living things. One of these is the idea of the pursuit of happiness. We learn about it early; that it's our right to be happy, but it's also the ultimate...

The 10 Best Anime Gifts Under $20

Welcome back to our continuing holiday list series, where we prep you for your gift-giving adventures.  HAPPY HOLIDAYS: Check out the FULL Funimation Holiday Gift Guide Right Now! Got a budget? Same. So how do you give everyone you love some...

A Mom’s Guide to Anime: Navigating Friendship

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...

Determination, Understanding and Unification: The Battles of My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission

My Hero Academia: World Heroes' Mission, in theaters now, showcases the up-and-coming "Big Three" in a series of mystifying fights. We've seen Deku, Bakugo and Todoroki reach new heights since their training began at Endeavor's agency, but in World Heroes'...

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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...