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First Impressions: Cautious Hero, Fate/Grand Order and More!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PN1LPVDBcpE&t=2s Welcome to the fall season of anime! This season brings with it a ton of returning shows, some fan-favorites and a whole slew of brand-new shows that might just become your new favorite anime. We decided it'd be helpful to...

NYCC 2019: The Connectivity of Cosplay

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D4X6wmO9YhI&feature=youtu.be For cosplayers, taking on the persona of a character is about acceptance, community and creativity. At New York Comic Con, each of those touchstones was on full display as worlds and characters from across the anime fandom collided. On...

My Experience Researching Ainu for International Translation Day 🔎

This column was written by Sarah Alys Lindholm, Translation Manager at Funimation. Since 2019 is the United Nations International Year of Indigenous Languages, the International Federation of Translators set 2019’s theme as “Translation and Indigenous Languages.” As an anime translator,...

Get to Know Some of the Funimation Translators! 🗣

Sept. 30 is International Translation Day! We wanted to celebrate the hard work of the Funimation translation staff by sharing a bit from each of them on their favorite anime characters, how long they've been translating and what this...

Play Catch Up Before Rascal Does Not Dream of a Dreaming Girl Hits Theaters 🐰

Sakuta and his friends are making their big screen debut in just a couple of weeks on 10/2 and 10/3 in the US; 10/4 and 10/5 in Canada, and there's never been a better time to relive the incredibly...

A Beginner’s Guide to Fate/Grand Order

To many fans, jumping into the Fate franchise can feel intimidating. Between its unique terminology and not quite knowing where to start, finding the right introduction can be a challenge. Fortunately, Fate/Grand Order Absolute Demonic Front: Babylonia is a great starting point...

Fall in Love With the Gorgeous Characters & History of Kochoki

Kochoki is one of the most beautiful shows of the summer season, utilizing stunning visuals to tell the story of young Oda Nobunaga, a prominent Japanese historical figure from the Sengoku period. If that name sounds familiar, it's because...

Not Over Yet: 5 Summer Anime to Binge Before Fall 🔥

As we reach the end of the summer season, it's hard not to get excited for all of the new and returning anime. But let's not forget just how much of an iconic summer it's been. Consider this: What if...

Every Key Visual for My Hero Academia Season 4 🔥

The rollout of key art for the upcoming My Hero Academia Season 4 has been nothing short of fantastic. From the first drop shortly after the end of the action-packed Season 3, to the increased focus on characters like...

How To Serve Human Meat – A Gourmet’s Guide 🥩🍷

Author: Monsieur_Goulash  To this day, I am baffled when someone tells me they’ve never heard of the Gourmet. He’s the greatest gift to Tokyo’s underground restaurant scene, and a glorious culinary chevalier, for crying out loud!   Thus, in his honor, and as an avid fan of his work, I’ve...

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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...