Monthly Archives: February, 2020

So, An Anime Made You Cry: A Guide to Recovery

By Sean Aitchison It’s 2 a.m. You’re on the couch, swirled up in blankets and covered in a light layer of snack crumbs. With a tired but fulfilling sense...

Yu Yu Hakusho is a Master Class on Examining Grief and Trauma

By Keith Reid-Cleveland If you’re in your twenties or thirties and grew up on anime, chances are you’re familiar with Yoshihiro Togashi’s Yu Yu Hakusho. More than 20 years...

Gurren Lagann, Cells at Work! and More Aniplex Anime Join the Funimation Family

Go BEYOND the impossible and kick reason to the curb! Why? Well, another batch of celebrated Aniplex series are headed to Funimation, including Gurren Lagann! Starting February 25, stream...

My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising North American Premiere Had All of Us Feeling Plus Ultra!

On Wednesday night, hundreds of My Hero Academia fans gathered in Los Angeles for the My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising North American red carpet premiere! RELATED: 5 Things to...

What is Tama & Friends? The Cuteness Overload of Uchitama, Explained

By Tom Speelman Anime has no shortage of cute pet stories. From icons like Doraemon, Hamtaro and Hello Kitty to recent hits like Kemono Friends and My Roommate is...

The Quintessential Quintuplets Season 2 Arrives in October With New Studio, Director

By Tom Speelman Announced in this week's Weekly Shonen Magazine, romance anime The Quintessential Quintuplets Season 2 will air October 2020, as part of the fall anime season. A teaser video...

My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising Dubbed Trailer Asks “What Kind of Hero Would You Want to Be?”

It's here! The English dubbed trailer for My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising has arrived and it packs an emotional punch. The trailer show the heroes of Class 1-A helping...

Revolutionary Girl Utena, Astro Boy and More Legendary Nozomi Classics Come to Funimation

A brand new batch of Nozomi Entertainment classics are coming to Funimation on February 18, and folks, this is a big one. From the strong-willed Revolutionary Girl Utena to...

That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Season 2 Coming Fall 2020 to Funimation

It's official! That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Season 2 is coming dubbed to Funimation as part of the Fall 2020 anime season. We already knew the...

Live Blog: The Anime Awards 2020! ✨

Get ready, Funimation is liveblogging the Anime Awards! Follow along with the conversation throughout the night and let us know which nominees you're rooting for! Will Demon Slayer: Kimetsu...

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All-New, Updated Funimation App Begins Rolling Out on iOS

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

Your Guide to the Summer 2021 Anime Season on Funimation

Ready to dive in to the Summer 2021 Season of anime on Funimation? Well, we've got a big one for you.

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...