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Record of Grancrest War, God Eater and More Aniplex Catalog Series Arrive on Funimation

The Aniplex of America catalog continues to expand on Funimation! We're excited to announce the next batch of titles headed your way, including the fantastical Record of Grancrest War and the fan-favorite ufotable series, God Eater! Starting September 22, you'll...

‘The Power Is Yet Unknown’ in New The World Ends with You The Animation Trailer

By Briana Lawrence Square Enix announced an anime adaptation of The World Ends with You this past July, gearing us up for another shot at life via the Reapers' Game. Shortly after, Funimation confirmed the series would stream on their...

Naruto Shippuden x Hello Kitty Collection Arrives at BoxLunch

By Yali Perez Naruto and Hello Kitty? Believe it! Online retailer BoxLunch just dropped an exclusive collection of apparel, featuring the ninja of Naruto Shippuden crossed over with the popular Hello Kitty & Friends cast of cute characters. The collab features Hello...

Live-Action Your Name. Adaptation Has Found Its New Director

By Rafael Motamayor It's been a while since we last heard any news about the live-action Hollywood adaptation of Makoto Shinkai's Your Name. But it seems things are moving along, as we finally have some promising hiring news in the...

Jump Festa Goes Online With December Event

By Briana Lawrence Jump Festa has announced that it's taking its event virtual this year, bringing the awesome showcase of anime previews and panels to fans online. Revealed in the 42nd issue of Weekly Shonen Jump, this year's Jump Festa event...

My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising Arrives on Digital Storefronts October 13

The wait is almost over! The smash hit movie, My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising arrives on digital storefronts on October 13...and yes, we're counting down the days. On October 13, you'll be able to purchase My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising to add...

Horimiya Anime Announced for January Debut in Japan

By Liam Dempsey Rejoice, patient fans—no longer will we see Horimiya in endless "Top Manga That NEED an Anime Adaptation" lists! They announced one! The official Horimiya anime Twitter account revealed a bubbly new visual and logo for the series, and...

Heaven’s Lost Property Final – The Movie: Eternally My Master, Free! and Overlord Movies Come to Funimation 😱

Summer might be almost over, but that doesn't mean summer movie night has to be! We're adding a handful of amazing anime movies to the Funimation catalog, including Heaven's Lost Property Final - The Movie: Eternally My Master (available for...

The Race Begins! Check Out the English Dub Cast for APPARE-RANMAN!

The race across America is about to begin! We're excited to reveal the English dub cast and crew for the inventive original APPARE-RANMAN! from KADOKAWA and P.A.Works (Angel Beats!, Fairy gone). Leading the series cast as the snarky, determined Appare is...

The Darkness Flame Emerges in Jump Force with Hiei DLC This Fall

By Briana Lawrence The second character pass for Jump Force is the shounen gift that keeps on giving! BANDAI NAMCO has officially announced that Hiei from Yu Yu Hakusho is joining the fight this fall and in 2021 on Nintendo...

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My Hero Academia Season 5 Vinyl Release Announced, Funimation-Exclusive Variant Coming Soon

Get ready vinyl fans, because the My Hero Academia Season 5 soundtrack is officially getting pressed, courtesy of Milan...