Monthly Archives: July, 2011

Otakon Brings the Rainbow!

This year, Otakon is going to be a super, mega, mondo, rainbow extravaganza of Hetalia! Here's everything you need to know if you want to make the most of your Hetalia-filled Otakon 2011. At the booth: PRIORITY TICKETS: FUNimation will be...

FUNIMATION ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES DRAGON BALL Z SERIES ON BLU-RAY

Flower Mound, TX (July 21, 2011) – FUNimation® Entertainment is announcing that it is bringing the first installment of the anime phenomenon Dragon Ball Z to Blu-ray disc for the first time this fall. Among the most prized in the FUNimation catalog,...

Manga Artist selected for Guardians of Luna

Dance in the Vampire Bund fans might be interested to know that Guardians of LunaProductions today announced the selection of New York Times best-selling manga artist Nozomu Tamaki (Dance in the Vampire Bund, Angel Para Bellum) to create the Guardians of Luna parallel...

Hetalia Invades Hot Topic

You can now get your Hetalia: Axis Powers fix at your local Hot Topic. This stunning black shirt (see image) features the Hetalia: Axis Powers in bold red, white and blues. It's 100% cotton, and available in men's sizes and pictures...

Hetalia at Otakon 2011!

Hetalia fans will be pleased to know that Otakonwill have several Hetalia guests from the U.S. and Japan as well as Hetalia events during the convention. Special guests will include: Bob Shirohara - Director (and also director of Gravitation) Akira Sasanuma - seiyuu for Austria (and also the voice of...

New episode of Shin-chan Season 3 streaming today!

Catch episode 62 of Shin-chan streaming on Hulu and FUNimation.com. And speaking of Shin, we had tons of fun with him at Anime Expo this past weekend. Ass dancing and all that. If you made it out to AX this year, I hope you also...

FUNimation to Release Risque Romantic Comedy B Gata H Kei

Flower Mound, TX (July 1, 2011) – FUNimation Entertainment announced today that it has acquired the U.S. rights to distribute the anime series “B Gata H Kei – Yamada’s First Time.” These rights include home entertainment, broadcast, digital and...

FUNimation Entertainment Acquires Steins;Gate

Flower Mound, TX (July 1, 2011) – FUNimation® Entertainment today announced that it has acquired the home entertainment, broadcast, digital, and merchandise rights to the sci-fi action anime “Steins;Gate” from Kadokawa Shoten Co., Ltd. The series is based on the...

FUNimation Entertainment to Launch Cat Planet Cuties

Flower Mound, TX (July 1, 2011) – FUNimation Entertainment announced today that it has acquired the rights to distribute the anime series “Cat Planet Cuties” (Known in Japan as “Asobi ni Ikuyo!”) in North America. These rights include home...

FUNimation Entertainment Secures Baka and Test 2 and OVA’s

Flower Mound, TX (July 1, 2011) -- FUNimation® Entertainment has acquired digital, broadcast, home video and merchandise rights to the second season of the fantasy anime series “Baka and Test -- Summon the Beasts” (known in Japan as Baka...

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