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GROUNDBREAKING ANIME “GHOST IN THE SHELL” RETURNS TO THEATERS FOR LIMITED ENGAGEMENT FEBRUARY 7 – 8, 2017

Mamoru Oshii Classic to Screen in 110 U.S. Theaters Santa Monica, Calif., – January 9, 2017 —The “Ghost in the Shell” franchise has been entertaining audiences for more than 25 years and this February, Lionsgate and Funimation Films are partnering...

English SimulDub Cast Announcement – Akiba’s Trip

We have an exciting announcement for you!   We're doing something special with Akiba's Trip The Animation. With help from both sides of the world, our teams here at Funimation and our partners in Japan, the first episode will launch 30...

Official Winter 2017 SimulDub Lineup

Winter 2017 SimulDub announcements are here! See what shows are available coming this Winter and see their English cast announcements all in one place

ENGLISH DUB OF “DRAGON BALL SUPER” HIT ANIME SERIES TO PREMIERE ON ADULT SWIM’S TOONAMI JANUARY 7, 2017 at 8 p.m. and...

Episodes from New Storyline by Creator Akira Toriyama    LOS ANGELES, CA – December 6, 2016. Dragon Ball fans everywhere just received the biggest gift of the holiday season. Toei Animation Inc., Funimation© Entertainment and Adult Swim are pleased to announce...

Dragon Ball Z Kai: The Final Chapters Heading To Toonami!

We already told you about Dragon Ball Super - believe it or not, there’s more Dragon Ball news today! Toonami and Funimation are proud to announce Dragon Ball Z Kai: The Final Chapters, featuring the long-awaited Buu Saga, premieres January 7th...

MAKOTO SHINKAI’S “YOUR NAME.” WINS 2016 BEST ANIMATED FILM AWARD FROM LOS ANGELES FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION

LOS ANGELES, CA – December 5, 2016. The Los Angeles Film Critics Association (LAFCA) announced Sunday that “Your Name.” was selected as Best Animated Film for 2016. The critically acclaimed anime film from director Makoto Shinkai, CoMix Wave Films...

Get Ready for an All-New Funimation.com!

Update: We’ve had to delay our anime site launch due to a last minute performance conflict with a console update on one of our remaining apps to roll out. This is a known issue on that platform, and their team is working...

Remembering Cole Owen Brown

With heavy hearts, we are saddened to share the news that voice actor Cole Brown has passed away. For over 10 years, Cole contributed his considerable talents to numerous roles on Funimation English dub productions. Anime fans know him best for his many notable roles...

VOICE CAST REVEALED FOR THE OFFICIAL U.S. ENGLISH DUB OF “DRAGON BALL SUPER”

Dragon Ball Veterans Including Seán Schemmel, Christopher R. Sabat, Jason Douglas, Ian Sinclair and Sonny Strait to Reprise Roles   LOS ANGELES, CA – November 30, 2016. As Toei Animation Inc. and Funimation® Entertainment ready for the highly-anticipated, dub launch of...

Temporary Blog Changes

Hello everyone -- quick update! As we prepare for our new anime site launch, you may notice some small changes to the blog here and there as things are being updated behind the scenes. Starting today, comments on the blog will...

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Fruits Basket The Final Season Casts Katsuya Honda

Fruits Basket The Final Season has our emotions high, and now Katsuya Honda has officially been cast!...

The Honor at Magic High School Heads to Class on Funimation This Summer

Class is about to be in session. Thanks to our incredible partners at Aniplex of America, we're excited to announce...

Sonny Boy Debuts Funimation-Commissioned Key Visual For Sci-Fi Survival Series

The latest original anime from director Shingo Natsume, Sonny Boy, is almost here, and we're excited to reveal a very special key...

New Higurashi: When They Cry – SOTSU Trailer Details the Continued Struggle

The summer season is approaching fast, and we've got another look at the upcoming Higurashi: When They Cry - SOTSU series, thanks...

Funimation Summer Season Preview Recap: Reveals, Sneak Peeks & More!

The Funimation Summer Season Preview has officially wrapped, and wow, talk about an eventful hour.  Announcements, first looks and...