Monthly Archives: December, 2020

KonoSuba Creator’s Combatants Will Be Dispatched! Comes to Funimation This April, First PV Released

Look, it's simple: This world doesn't need *two* evil organizations! Based on the popular light novel series of the same name, Combatants Will Be Dispatched! is officially headed to Funimation this April as a co-production with KADOKAWA. From the...

Funimation Staff Picks: Our Favorite Anime of 2020! 😱

2020 has been...a year. Look, we know it. You know it. But I think we can all rally around one thing that brought us together and took us to new heights this year: anime. Right from the jump, 2020 brought...

The Funimation Blog 2020 Year in Review

It's been...a year. But we're not here to focus on that. We're here to focus on anime, and I'm so excited to share with you some of the work we've done on The Funimation Blog in the past 12 months. In...

From Disaster Comes…Idols?! Gekidol Heads to Funimation With Early Premiere This January

After a grave disaster, what if only 3D hologram performances could restore light and bring hope to society? Get ready to find out when Gekidol premieres on Funimation as part of the Winterr 2021 anime season lineup. And not only...

Suit Up! LBX Girls Arrives on Funimation This January

Spinning off from the world of RPG series Little Battlers eXperience comes LBX Girls, with a cast of girls donning the franchise's iconic robotic armor! NEW ANIME: This January Season Enter a World Unlike Any Other on Funimation 🌐🖥️ Official series synopsis:...

One Piece: Freedom, Heroism and the Definition of “Pirate”

By Sean Aitchison Luffy has saved a lot of people, freed several nations from their authoritarian oppressors and proven himself to be a hero over and over again...which is weird, because he’s a pirate.   This is to say that Luffy’s...

Skate-Leading Stars to Stream Exclusively on Funimation Before Japan! ⛸

In the fictional competitive team sport, skate-leading, teamwork and rivalry is everything. Get ready to enter the figure skating sport world in Skate-Leading Stars as it joins the Funimation January 2021 anime season lineup! The story follows high schooler Kensei Maeshima who...

Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear Season 2 Officially Announced 🐻

By Liam Dempsey I come bearing pawsome news: Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear is getting another season! ٩ʕ•͡וʔ۶ The official Japanese Twitter account for the series released the announcement, featuring a special illustration by the series' character designer, Yuki Nakano. https://twitter.com/kumabear_anime/status/1341760485398618115 With no release...

Attack on Titan Final Season English Dub to Begin Streaming in January

The wait is almost over! We're excited to announce that the Attack on Titan Final Season English dub is coming to Funimation, and it's only a few short weeks away. Episode 1 of Attack on Titan Final Season will be...

AKIRA 4K Limited Edition: HDR Disc Replacement How-To

The highly anticipated AKIRA 4K, featuring the film in 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray and SDR (Standard Dynamic Range) is out now, and we know some of you want to experience the film in the highest-quality format possible. Beginning in February...

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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...