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

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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 six more Aniplex anime in their entirety on Funimation. Binge March comes in like a lion, Cells at Work! and more when they arrive, with most available in both subbed and English-dubbed formats.

Take a look below at what’s coming and let us know what you’re excited to see next!


Gurren Lagann (2007)

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This is the story of a man who has yet to realize what destiny holds in store for him…

In the distant future, mankind has lived quietly and restlessly underground for hundreds of years, subject to earthquakes and cave-ins. Living in one such village are two young men: one named Simon who is shy and naïve, and the other named Kamina who believes in the existence of a “surface” world above their heads.

Available subbed and dubbed in US/CA.


March comes in like a lion (2016)

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This is a gentle tale about people trying to regain something. And it is a tale of battle. The main character, Rei Kiriyama, lost his family in an accident when he was young. Now he is a 17-year-old pro shogi player who is burdened with deep loneliness.

Rei lives alone in an old town in Tokyo, but after becoming acquainted with three sisters, Akari, Hinata and Momo, he begins to change little by little…

Available subbed and dubbed in US/CA.


Charlotte (2015)

Very few adolescent boys and girls develop special abilities. Yuu Otosaka is one such man who uses his ability, unbeknownst to others, in order to lead a satisfying school life. Then one day, a girl named Nao Tomori suddenly appears before him. Their encounter reveals the destiny for wielders of special abilities.

This is a story of those gifted youth and how they spend their adolescence.

Available subbed and dubbed in US/CA.


Cells at Work! (2018)

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This is a story about you. It’s a tale about the inside of your body. According to a new study, the human body consists of approximately 37 trillion cells. These cells are hard at work every day within your body’s world. From the oxygen-carrying Red Blood cells to the bacteria-fighting White Blood cells, they’re the unsung heroes of your body.

Get to know the drama that’s unfolding inside of you!

Available subbed and dubbed in US/CA.


Eromanga Sensei​ (2017)

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Masamune Izumi is a high school student who writes light novels. Sagiri Izumi is his shut-in, little sister who never leaves her room.One day, Masamune discovers a shocking twist—the artist “Eromanga Sensei,” who has been drawing illustrations for his novels, is none other than his little sister Sagiri!

His cute little sister has been using an obscene pen name and drawing lewd illustrations?!

Available subbed in US/CA/UK/IRE.


DAKAICHI -I’m being harassed by the sexiest man of the year-​ (2018)

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Veteran actor Takato Saijo has lost the title of “Sexiest Man of the Year”to the up-and-coming actor, Junta Azumaya. Enter the cutthroat world of the entertainment industry, where the two most desirable men find themselves in a forbidden scandal.

Available subbed in US/CA/UK/IRE.


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