Monthly Archives: August, 2014

The Most Epic ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

You’ve no doubt seen these ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos, and now our time has come. Recently, Voice Actor Todd Haberkorn challenged FUNimation, giving us a great opportunity to raise awareness for ALS. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), often referred...

FUNimation to Simulcast One Piece ‘3D2Y’ TV Special

Fear not, loyal One Piece fans, FUNimation will be simulcasting this weekend’s 'One Piece 3D2Y' TV Special just mere hours after it airs on Japanese broadcast! The two-hour special is scheduled to be available Saturday night (Aug 30) at...

Kick-Ass Anime Openings and Endings from Summer 2014

As many fans know, music is an important part of anime. An epic soundtrack can elevate the viewing experience when watching a series; and conversely, you may forgive a few weak plot points if the music is spot on....

Simulcast Schedule Update this Week

The following simulcasts will not be airing in Japan this week, and therefore will not be streaming on FUNimation. Please adjust your schedules accordingly.   - Terror in Resonance - Psycho-Pass Extended Edition - Sengoku Basara - End of Judgement - - Barakamon   Episodes should...

Hal – The Movie Giveaway Contest

Looking for a new anime movie that’ll make you laugh and cry—and think? Then check out Hal - the Movie! Hal is a gorgeously animated new film from Wit Studio, the rising star of the anime world that brought you...

Hellsing Ultimate OVA Series Joins Adult Swim’s Toonami Block

Flower Mound, Texas (August 23, 2014) – Saturday night television is about to get a lot more bloody! Adult Swim, the cable and satellite network paired with Cartoon Network, announced today that it will begin airing volumes of the...

Cowboy Bebop FUNimation Exclusive Details

We are thrilled to see the incredible response from fans for the Amazon Exclusive Edition of Cowboy Bebop! But, we know that a few of you are waiting to see what our FUNimation Exclusive Edition contains before making a...

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods Heads to Home Video With an Uncut Version of the Film — 20 Minutes of Footage Not...

Flower Mound, Texas (August 19, 2014) – FUNimation® Entertainment, North America’s leading anime company, is bringing Dragon Ball Z to Blu-ray & DVD in a big way. Right on the heels of its limited-run, highly successful theatrical release, Dragon...

FUNimation heads north to Canada!

  Our Conventions Manager, Tara, is heading to the Great White North for OtakuThon this weekend to represent FUNimation! This will be our first Canadian convention this year, and we're looking forward to seeing all our fans in Montreal. Here's...

New Release Tuesday – A Certain Scientific Railgun S, Part Two

Happy New Release Tuesday!   Today we have the exciting conclusion to A Certain Scientific Railgun S. Part Two is now available on DVD! Click here to order now.   synopsis:   Sinister experiments and high-energy battles continue to rock Academy City in this series...

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My Hero Academia Celebrates Season 5 Finale with Official Soundtrack Release

Milan Records' heroic mission to bring anime music to the world is going Plus Ultra, because they've just announced...