Monthly Archives: March, 2016

TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR PROJECT ITOH’S “THE EMPIRE OF CORPSES”

Film Based on Award-Winning Novel to Screen in U.S. on April 19 & 20 FLOWER MOUND, TEXAS – March 29, 2016. Funimation® Films announced today that advanced tickets for the English dub release of Project Itoh’s “The Empire of Corpses"...

My Hero Academia Launch Event

UPDATE 2: Our pals ForneverWorld, GRIMECRAFT, and KaggyFilms will also be joining the launch event tonight! Stay tuned for schedules. UPDATE: We will have these voice actor guests joining us on the live stream this weekend for interviews and maybe even play...

Conventions 2016 – Hopping To WonderCon, Sakura-Con, and Anime Boston

Funimation is going to have a busy time this Easter weekend as we're out at THREE different conventions! Even though the crew is spread out, we plan to have a great time nonetheless. Make sure to welcome Justin, Lauren,...

Hatsune Miku Houston Tickets Available Early For Subscribers!

UPDATE 3: Ticket pre-sale is now open! Use the code found on this FunimationNow subscriber forum thread to gain access to the presale on the official ticketing site: https://www.ticketmaster.com/event/3A005077E6375330   UPDATE 2: Due to circumstances beyond our control, the FunimationNow exclusive ticket pre-sale has been...

"The Boy and The Beast" and "The Girl Who Leapt Through Time" Pre-Order Announcement!

Two instant classic anime films by the new master of Japanese animated film, now up for pre-order!   First off, The Boy and the Beast! This award-winning film is still playing in select theaters--go check it out on the big screen...

Conventions 2016: C2E2 + SXSW = Anime Fun

We couldn't get enough of Austin, TX or the midwest, so we're heading back again this weekend for C2E2 and SXSW Gaming!  Whether you're in cool Chicago or sunny Texas, it's going to be an eventful few days! See...

Escaflowne Kickstarter Updates – New English Cast List

The Kickstarter for Escaflowne is going strong! We're excited to start revealing the updated cast list and we hope you feel the same way too. Little by little, we'll be revealing cast members so keep your eyes glued to...

Conventions 2016 – Keepin' it weird in Austin for SXSW!

Funimation is returning to SXSW March 11th - 13th. Join us along with Legendary Digital Networks’ Nerdist, Geek & Sundry, and Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls for an action-packed, saloon-themed weekend at the fully-transformed Banger’s Sausage House and Beer Garden!   Stop...

Top 10 Reasons to be Excited for Our New Mobile Apps

Our new mobile apps have arrived! With a sleek new design and a bunch of new features, the (free!) Funimation app is available for download now on iOS, Android, Windows 10, and Kindle. If you’re still on the fence...

Poll of the Week – Favorite Anime Woman

Happy International Women's Day! To celebrate, we want to do a weekly poll highlighting a few of the awesome women in anime. As we can't fit all of them into a poll, let us know who some of your...

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You've been asking for it, and now it's here. The all-new, updated Funimation app is heading to...

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Cheyenne Ewulu: A Comedian and Host Into All Things Anime

Hey, y'all! I'm Cheyenne Ewulu, but some of you may know me as CheyenneTheGeek. I'm a relatable and funny...

That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Season 2 Part 2 English Dub Comes to Funimation

The adventures of Rimuru and his kingdom continue! We’re excited to announce That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Season 2...

Jujutsu Kaisen 0 Movie Reveals Yuta’s Design in New Character Visual

Are you excited for the Jujutsu Kaisen 0 movie prequel? Well, we’ve got our first look at Yuta Okkotsu thanks to a...