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November Subscriber exclusive dubs – Cowboy Bebop, Fairy Tail, and One Piece

We’ve got another round of dubs hitting the FUNimation Streaming Service throughout November, exclusively for subscribers.  This month is a triple-threat of fan favorites so sit down, get buckled in and check out this lineup:

 

November Subscriber Exclusive Episodes

 

 

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One Piece

24 new, dubbed episodes coming your way!
HD Dub
 

November 4th: Season 6, Episodes 337 – 348

November 11th: Season 6, Episodes 349 – 360

 

While sailing through haunted waters, the Straw Hats encounter a ghost ship that’s home to a walking, talking skeleton!

 

Click here to watch! Choose ‘Season 6’ on the episode menu bar to go directly to episode #377

 

 

 

 

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The tournament continues!
HD Dub

 

November 18th: Episodes 154 – 164

 

The most powerful wizards in the Fiore Kingdom are back as the hit series, Fairy Tail, continues! Join Natsu, Happy, and the rest of their teammates as they continue doing what they do best: beating up dark guilds and spreading destruction across the land.

 

Click here to watch! Choose ‘Season 6’ on the episode menu bar to go directly to episode #154

 

 

 

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Cowboy Bebop

See you in HD, cowboy…
HD Dub & Sub

 

November 18th: Episodes 1 – 4

 

Explore the galaxy in this undeniably hip series that inspired a generation – and redefined anime as an indisputable art form. The Bebop crew is just trying to make a buck, and they’re the most entertaining gang of bounty hunters in the year 2071.

 

Click here to watch!

 

 

 

 

Not a subscriber yet? To watch these, and other new titles added each month, sign up for the FUNimation Subscription Service today!

Watch the latest anime series & thousands of other titles, and get full access to…

 

  • Largest selection of English dubs online
  • English dubs for select series while still broadcasting in Japan
  • Hottest new & returning simulcasts every season
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  • Video content across your computer, mobile devices, Roku, or Xbox 360

 

 

Need to sweeten the deal even more? Check don’t miss our special Holiday promotion:

 

Sign up for a 12-month subscription today and get access to FUNimation Streaming Service for the remainder of 2014 and all of 2015 for only $54.95!  That’s less than $4 a month if you sign up today!

 

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Visit funimation.com/subscribe for more info.

 

 

Psycho-Pass 2 Broadcast Dub Premiere Live Tweet Event and Contest

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The FUNimation Broadcast Dub premiere of Psycho-Pass 2 is this Saturday at 1pm ET/ 12pm CT! As we did with Laughing Under the Clouds, we’ll be holding a contest to see if you can guess the voice actors for some of the new characters this season. Take a look below for the characters that you will need to listen for:

 

- Kamui *
– Sakuya Togane
– Sho Hinakawa
– Mizue Shisui

 

*Make sure you watch til the end of the credits in Episode 1 to catch Kamui!

 

Contest Rules:

- Watch the Broadcast Dub premiere of Psycho-Pass 2 on funimation.com and listen for the above named characters

- Comment below with your guesses for the English voice actors for each character

 

EDIT: CONTEST OVER! PLEASE SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM TO SEE WINNERS.

 

We’ll also be live tweeting with fans during the launch of the episode and giving some clues about each voice actor via our official FUNimation Twitter account, so you can try to guess using the clues as well.

 

psycho pass posterPrize:

We’ll be giving away two autographed Psycho-Pass 2 theatrical sized promotional posters signed by the English cast and crew. 1 winner will be chosen at random from among all eligible entries, and 1 poster will be given to the first person who guesses all of the voice actors correctly.

 

You will have from the launch of the episode on our site until Sunday night to submit your guesses. Click here for complete contest rules.

 

Here are some hints to help you guess:

 

HINT: Kamui’s voice actor plays a certain video game obsessed character in Robotics;Notes

HINT: Kamui’s voice actor is a self-proclaimed Pokemon master in real life.

 

HINT: Togane’s voice actor owns his own studio where popular anime and video games are recorded.

HINT: Togane’s voice actor has played an alien, a monkey, and dragon in the same series

 

HINT: Hinakawa’s voice actor is also an ADR Director at FUNimation.

 

HINT: Shisui’s voice actress plays a certain magical nun in a certain magical series.

HINT: Shisui’s voice actress is extremely prolific and has 289 credited roles on Behind the Voice Actors!

 

series synopsis:

Inspector Akane Tsunemori and her comrades at the Criminal Investigation Department return for the mind-blowing continuation of the popular sci-fi series set in a world where the justice system can read your mind – and justice is dispensed from the barrel of a gun. Pick up after the dramatic conclusion to season one, and see what happens to Akane after she learns the truth about the Sibyl System!

 

Psycho-Pass 2 English Voice Cast

 

Character – Actor

Kamui – Clifford Chapin
Sakuya Togane – Chris Sabat
Sho Hinakawa – Z. Charles Bolton (a.k.a. Zach Bolton)
Mizue Shisui - Monica Rial

 

WINNERS: Congratulations to our winners ASSauLTxMasTER and kibakesticles! Please make sure to check your inbox for your FUNimation account for messages about claiming your prize.

 

 

Something Big for Subscribers, Every Week in October!

It’s no secret that every month, we give you exclusive video content through the FUNimation Streaming Service before it hits Blu-ray or DVD. But this October, while everyone else may be asking, “Trick or Treat?” we’re saying, “Treat!”  Why? Because this month we’ve got more exclusive titles than usual coming your way! Take a look:

 

October Subscriber Exclusive Episodes

 

 

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October 7th

BAYONETTA: Bloody Fate

The anime movie based on the hit game

HD Dub & Sub

 

This pulse-pounding feature length anime shows you a side of Bayonetta you’ve never seen before! Twenty years after her awakening, the hottest witch in gaming history is still searching for clues that could help unravel the mysteries of her dark past.

 

Click here to watch!

 

 

 

 

 

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Hellsing Ultimate 9 & 10

The final chapters of this epic series

HD Dub & Sub

 

Arucard awakens with his thirst for vengeance stronger than ever. This bloodthirsty monster unleashes everything in his mythical repertoire to show that his bite is far worse than an army of snarling Nazi werewolves. As Arucard soaks up every precious drop of blood in sight, all involved are struck by the realization that this ultimate slaughter may be too much for even the deadliest of demonic slayers. Find out which clandestine establishment asserts its dominance as this epic battle of the supernatural reaches its gloriously bloody end.

 

Click here to watch!

 

 

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It’s Gonna be a Hot, Hot Summer!

FREE

 

FUNimation is proud to announce the acquisition of Free! -Eternal Summer-, the continuation of the hit swimming anime that made waves across the Internet! Not only will we be simulcasting the series as part of our summer season, we’ve also acquired home video rights! Yes, you read that right— Free! -Eternal Summer- will be coming to home video in North America.

 

Episode one will premiere this coming Wednesday, July 2, at 11:30 AM Eastern Time (that’s 10:30 CDT and 8:30 PDT), with new episodes every Wednesday following at the same time.

 

Never miss a moment of Free! -Eternal Summer-. Subscribe now at funimation.com/subscribe

Watch all your summer simulcast season shows now on your Xbox 360 with the new FUNimation Xbox app!

 

synopsis:

The boys of summer are back! Haru, Makoto, Nagisa, Rei, and Rin are reunited for a second season in Free! -Eternal Summer-. After the last swim meet, the bonds of friendship have only gotten stronger, and with each passing day these boys continue to grow. This season brings new rivals and new challenges. So get ready, the competition is about to get fierce!

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Download the FUNimation Xbox app Today!

 

Watch the hottest new anime simulcasts and the largest selection of English dubbed episodes in the highest quality on your Xbox 360 today!

 

Many fans have asked us to add a FUNimation app to video game consoles, so we are very happy to announce the launch of the FUNimation Xbox app.

 

Download the app today from the Xbox Dashboard to start watching anime now! Visit funimation.com/xbox for more information.

 

Sign up to be a FUNimation Subscriber for the complete anime experience on Xbox with access to over 9,000 commercial-free episodes and all the hottest new shows of the upcoming summer simulcast season. Subscription access works on FUNimation.com and across all FUNimation apps. Visit funimation.com/subscribe for details.

 

If you have any questions or feedback regarding the FUNimation Xbox app please refer to our FAQ page or visit funimation.com/support and list the reason for contact as ‘Technical – Xbox App’.

 

We hope you enjoy the new FUNimation Xbox app!

 

One Piece Season 5 Dubbed Episodes Available Now for Subscribers

Good news for One Piece fans! Now you can watch all of Season 5 English dubbed in HD! That’s right, episodes 264 – 336 are now available for FUNimation subscribers on our site. Click here to watch.

 

Check out all of our upcoming videos via our streaming schedule on our site.

 

Are you excited for more English dubbed One Piece episodes? If you can’t wait to watch them all, check out the home video releases here.

 

 

Index and Railgun Merch Alert!

If you’re a fan of A Certain Magical Index or A Certain Scientific Railgun, then you’ve hit the merch jackpot. We recently got a plethora of merchandise samples in for both shows, and we wanted to showcase them for you. So, take a look below at just some of what’s available out there for sale.

 

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Watch episodes of A Certain Magical Index &

A Certain Magical Index II

available on FUNimation.com!

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Ben-To English Dubbed Episodes Available May 27th

FUNimation has acquired the home video rights to the Ben-To anime! The series will release in Summer 2014. The final English-subtitled episodes of the series were released for subscribers this week. Subscribers will be able to watch the first two dubbed episodes via the site on May 27th. Check FUNimation.com/EVSSchedule for dates.

 

synopsis:

Every day an epic struggle rages in grocery stores across Japan—the battle for half-priced bento boxes! Once the discount stickers go on, ravenous brawlers start throwing punches in a knockdown, drag-out war over who gets to take home the cheap eats. When a young, broke high school student named Sato joins the Half-Priced Food Lovers Club, he proves to be a rising talent in the world of insane food fights. But does he have what it takes to become the king of clearance cuisine? From the director of Black Cat comes a very different type of hunger games. Welcome to the world of Ben-To, where chopsticks are lethal weapons, the supermarket is a battleground, and there’s nothing more delicious than a deep-fried win.

 

Not a subscriber yet? Sign up today for your FREE trial.

 

 

 

Heading North to Anime Boston!

 

Anime Boston is right around the corner, and we have a ton of great events planned for you.

 

We have panels on Friday & Saturday!  Check out the schedule below!

 

Friday  3/21
2:30pm-3:30pm – Constitution (Sheraton) – Funimation 20th Anniversary
4:00pm-5:00pm – Constitution (Sheraton) – Funimation Online
5:30pm-6:30pm – Panel C (Hynes) – Funimation Previews

 

Saturday  3/22
2:00pm-3:00pm: Panel C (Hynes) – Funimation Industry

 

Anime Boston will be hosting the English dub premiere of Attack on Titan on Saturday 3/22 from 4:30pm – 6:00pm in Hall D. Make sure and show up early for the best seats. Click here to see our English Cast Announcements!

 

In other booth news, we will be bringing along the super popular Lucky Draw promotion!

 

- Spend $75 at the booth and draw for a chance at our basic tier of awesome goodies.
- Spend $125 at the booth and draw from both the basic tier, and an additional drawing from our middle tier of goodies!
- Spend $200 at the booth and you will get the chance to draw from all three tiers of lucky draw items.

 

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EVS Members get 10% off Gift Cards

 

Here’s a great deal for our Elite Video Subscribers! From now until end of day Sunday, you can get 10% off the purchase of any gift card in our FUNimation Shop. Just enter the promo code “GIFT10” at check out.

 

You can use the gift cards yourself to purchase something in our Shop, or you can give them as a gift to someone special.

 

Click here to purchase your gift cards today!

 

*You must be a current EVS member to get this discount.

 

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