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Announced on ANNCast: Winter 2015 Broadcast Dubs & Future Diary Blu-ray Release

If you didn’t catch this morning’s ANNCast, you may have missed some big announcements from FUNimation. But not to worry, we’ve put together an announcement preview, just for you!


FUNimation’s Senior Marketing Manager, Adam Sheehan, and Senior Manager of Social Strategy and Development, Justin Rojas, sat down with the good folks at Anime News Network to share some industry insights.


During the interview, Adam and Justin announced that the popular FUNimation Broadcast Dubs will be returning for the Winter 2015 simulcast season! Never heard of Broadcast Dubs? Want to get the inside scoop? Check out this article explaining FUNimation’s Broadcast Dubs and how they work!


The second announcement of the morning jumps from streaming to home video: Future Diary will be getting a Blu-ray release later in 2015!


Want to hear the entire interview? You can listen to the ANNCast here:



Follow up to our Anime News Network Interview


We sat down with Anime News Network recently to talk about the Kamisama Kiss Goddess Edition, FUNimation’s first Premium Edition release. In the interview, we talk about why we decided to use Kamisama Kiss as our first title for this type of configuration, and why simulcasts numbers are so important. Click here to read the entire interview.


Since the interview was published, we’ve been reading some of the comments posted by fans, and we wanted to answer a few questions for you. So, we went to our Acquisitions Team to get the low down.