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Date A Live II English Cast Announcement!

Just announced in the FUNimation Industry panel at Anime Matsuri Hawaii, the English voice cast for Date A Live II coming to home video 3.22.2016! Check out the cast list and synopsis below, and keep an eye out for the English trailer coming soon!

PLUS, fans attending Anime Matsuri Hawaii can catch the Date A Live II premiere later today in the Lili’u Theater (Room 310) from 4:30pm – 6:30pm! Don’t miss it!



Itsuka Shido was a once a normal high schooler. But after a spacequake started by an armored girl rocked his world, life was never the same. Tohka, the extra-cute extraterrestrial continued to wreak havoc until Shido sealed her powers with a loving kiss.

For a guy whose kiss can seal a Spirit, Shido’s still not great with the ladies. In addition to the sealed Spirits he already must appease, he’s got three more beautiful girls with volatile powers vying for his attention. And with a mysterious organization on the hunt for Tohka, the DEM’s various attempts to subdue Fraxinus, and a new lady loving Spirit, Shido can kiss his normal life goodbye!


Cast & Crew

SHIDO Josh Grelle
TOHKA Michelle Rojas
KOTORI Bryn Apprill
YOSHINO Tia Ballard
ORIGAMI Michelle Lee
KURUMI Alexis Tipton
KAGUYA Brittney Karbowski
YUZURU Megan Shipman
MIKU Jād Saxton
ADR Director Jerry Jewell
Script Writers Sean D. Roberts, Tyson Rinehart



Enter Now to Win an Anime Voice Acting Experience!


Calling all FUNimation Streaming Service subscribers! If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to be a FUNimation voice actor, we’re giving you a chance to find out with our Voice Acting Experience Sweepstakes! All FUNimation Streaming Service subscribers are eligible for entry, and one lucky winner will be selected to visit FUNimation’s headquarters in Dallas for a voice recording session with one of our audio directors.


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Hurry, last day for entry is 12/13/15. Good luck!


Lord Marksman and Vanadis – English Cast Announcement!

The exciting battle epic, Lord Marksman and Vanadis, comes slashing and crashing on to home video on February 9th, 2016 and to kick things off, we’ve got an English cast announcement and dub trailer for you!




After being taken captive by a female general from an enemy country, Count Tigrevurmud Vorn leaves his own lands completely open to attack. Unable to sit by and watch the destruction, Tigre must do what he can to convince his beautiful captor to join him in a fight to save his homeland.

Using his skills as an archer and her otherworldly prowess as a War Maiden, the pair must work together if they hope to stand a chance against two warring nations and a rogue faction led by power hungry nobleman. Outgunned, outnumbered and branded as a traitor, the valiant Tigre will need to win the favor of the remaining War Maidens if he plans to come out on top in this action-packed adventure that blurs the line between fantasy and fan-service.


Cast & Crew

TIGRE Joel McDonald
ELEN Caitlin Glass
TITTA Tia Ballard
LIM Alex Moore
BERTRAND Mark Stoddard
MASHAS John Swasey
RYURIK Ricco Fajardo
ZION Clifford Chapin
ADR Director Caitlin Glass
Script Writers Jared Hedges, Alex Muniz






Check out the trailer below and order your copy today!








Hatsune Miku Dallas Tickets Available Early For Subscribers!

Virtual singer and worldwide phenomenon Hatsune Miku is coming to North America for a live concert tour, and FUNimation wants to give you the chance to pre-order your tickets for the Dallas, TX show on May 14th before they officially go on sale!


We’re opening the pre-sale to FUNimation Subscribers on Wednesday, November 18th here’s how it works:

  • FUNimation subscribers receive an exclusive email code on 11/18 OR subscribers can access the code HERE on our forums!
  • Use the code to gain early access the ticket site
  • Buy your tickets** for Hatsune Miku’s Dallas concert on May 14th!


Not a subscriber? No problem, start your free trial today to get pre-sale access along with thousands of hours of ad-free anime!


 **While supplies last. The early-access code does not guarantee ticket availability. 

Fall Broadcast Dub English Cast Announcement – Noragami Aragoto!

nora2_keyvisual[1]We’re making your prayers and wishes come true with the English dub of Noragami Aragoto which premieres in the Dubbletalk Block on Wednesday, November 11th at 9:00pm ET! We have your first look at the English cast for the series down below.



Yato is back! This minor god makes a major return in season 2 of Noragami Aragoto. And this time, an enemy is hot on his heels. Bishamon, the god of combat has an army of shinki and a death wish for Yato due to their dark past. When Yukine befriends one of Bishamon’s shinki, it sets in motion a series of events that re-ignites Bishamon’s beef with Yato and forces him to question his relationship with Hiyori. Will the two gods come to an understanding, or will this feud end in a fight?



YATO  Jason Liebrecht
YUKINE  Micah Solusod
HIYORI  Bryn Apprill
BISHAMON  Elizabeth Maxwell
KAZUMA  Eric Vale
KUGAHA  Phil Parsons
AIHA  Michelle Rojas
KOFUKU  Alexis Tipton
DAIKOKU  Ian Sinclair
NORA  Lauren Landa
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ADR Director  Caitlin Glass
Lead Writer  Bonny Clinkenbeard





Terror in Resonance English Voice Cast Announcement!

The much-awaited home video release for Terror in Resonance is on the way! You can pre-order your copy now before it launches on January 19th, 2016 —  and in the mean time, we have an English cast announcement and trailer for you!



Legendary director Shinichiro Watanabe and famed composer Yoko Kanno are back with a suspense-filled intellectual thriller!

 Tokyo has just been decimated by a shocking terrorist attack, and the only hint to the identity of the culprit is a bizarre video uploaded to the internet. The police, baffled by this cryptic clue, are powerless to stop the paranoia spreading across the population.

While the world searches for a criminal mastermind to blame for this tragedy, two mysterious teens who shouldn’t even exist masterfully carry out their heinous plan. A determined detective is hot on the culprit’s heels, but to catch them he must navigate a tangled web of riddles and false leads. Can he stop them before they carry out their plan to wake the world from its slumber – and pull the trigger on this world?



Cast & Crew


 Christopher Bevins 


Aaron Dismuke 


 Jād Saxton


 …Robert McCollum


Jamie Marchi 

ADR Director – Christopher Bevins




Script Writer – Jamie Marchi




Fall Broadcast Dub English Cast Announcement – Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign (Season 1 Part 2)!

Seraph S1P2 KeyartSeraph of the End: Vampire Reign (Season 1 Part 2) is keeping the Dubbletalk Block sharp with its Cursed Gear and new Broadcast Dub when it premieres on Wednesday, November 11th at 8:30pm ET! We have your first look at the English cast for the series down below as well as a sneak peek of the dub!



The battle between humans and vampires continues in Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign Part 2. After the Shinjuku Battle, Yuichiro reunites with Mikaela only to discover he’s been turned into a vampire. To save what’s left of his family and protect his new friends, Yuichiro desperately tries to find a way to return vampires to their human forms. His search becomes a race against time when Kureto reveals to Guren that in one month, the main unit of the vampire army will start attacking Tokyo. There’s no time to waste, the real fight is about to begin!



FERID  Eric Vale
MIKAELA  Justin Briner
YUICHIRO  Micah Solusod
GUREN  Dave Trosko
YOICHI  Chris Burnett
SHINOA  Felecia Angelle
YAMANAKA  Seth Magill
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ADR Director  Jerry Jewell
ADR Engineers  William Dewell and Jose Sandoval
Lead Writer  Monica Rial



Fall Broadcast Dub English Cast Announcement – Attack on Titan Junior High!

キービジュアル(ロゴ入り)Now we’re getting into the bentos and potatoes with Attack on Titan: Junior High which kicks off the Dubbletalk Block on Wednesday, November 11th at 8:00pm ET! We have your first look at the English cast for the series down below and a sneak peek of the dub!



Your favorite characters from Attack on Titan are back in… junior high school? Adapted from the hit spinoff manga series – Attack on Titan: Junior High (written by Saki Nakagawa), this parody reimagines Eren, Mikasa, Armin, and other characters from the original manga as students and teachers at Titan Junior High School.



Eren  Bryce Papenbrook
Armin  Josh Grelle
Mikasa  Trina Nishimura
Levi  Matthew Mercer
Sasha  Ashly Burch
Jean  Mike McFarland
Annie  Lauren Landa
Conny  Clifford Chapin
Keith  Patrick Seitz
Hannes  David Wald
Hange  Jessica Calvello
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ADR Director  Mike McFarland
Assistant ADR Directors  Felecia Angelle and Todd Haberkorn
ADR Engineer  Matt Grounds







Fall Broadcast Dub English Cast Announcement – Heavy Object!

Heavy Object KeyartUp next in the roster of English dub cast announcements is Heavy Object which premieres on Friday, November 13th at 11:30am ET! We have your first look at the English cast for the series down below.



In the future, warfare has been revolutionized by the invention of mechanical weapons called “Objects.” These Objects are overwhelmingly powerful, rendering traditional weapons like guns, tanks and fighter jets completely useless. Qwenthur is an un-athletic, but smart soldier who aims to work as an Object mechanic. Stationed at an Alaskan Object base, he meets Milinda, a stoic but beautiful Elite Soldier who pilots her own Object. As they learn to support each other in battle, Qwenthur begins to uncover the grim secret behind the Heavy Objects.



QWENTHUR  Justin Briner
HAVIA  Micah Solusod
MILINDA  Alexis Tipton
FROLAYTIA  Morgan Garrett
AYAMI  Wendy Powell
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ADR Director  Christopher Bevins
ADR Engineer  Peter Hawkinson


Fall Broadcast Dub English Cast Announcement – Dance With Devils!

Dance with Devils KeyartThe next wave of announcements is here with Dance With Devils which premieres on Wednesday, November 11th at 11:00am ET! We have your first look at the English cast for the series down below.



From Rejet, the original creator of Diabolik Lovers, and Brain’s Base, the studio behind Princess Jellyfish, comes a devilish tale of high school seduction. Second-year student Ritsuka Tachibana has the perfect school-to-life balance, but all of that’s thrown into chaos when she discovers that several of her handsome male classmates are actually demons in disguise.





REM KAGINUKI  Garret Storms
URIE SOGAMI  Aaron Roberts
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ADR Director  Kyle Phillips
ADR Engineer  Patrick Morphy
Lead Writer  Jamie Marchi