Nicholas Friedman

A Tatsunoko Legend Returns! MUTEKING THE Dancing HERO Arrives on Funimation This Fall

A Tatsunoko Production hero has returned! We're excited to announce that MUTEKING THE Dancing HERO is officially joining the Fall 2021 anime season lineup on Funimation. RELATED: Your Guide to the Fall 2021 Anime Season on Funimation This action comedy reimagines...

Funimation Announces Co-Produced Anime Series Tribe Nine, Coming January 2022

A brand-new Funimation co-production is officially on its way! We're excited to announce that a Tribe Nine anime adaptation, from studio LIDENFILMS (Tokyo Revengers, The Heroic Legend of Arslan), is officially coming January 2022. News regarding the anime series, which...

Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut Anime Sinks Its Teeth into Funimation’s Fall 2021 Lineup

Did you know the first person in space was actually a vampire girl? We're excited to announce that Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut is officially headed to Funimation as part of the Fall 2021 anime season lineup! RELATED: Your Guide to...

Funimation and Aniplex of America Bringing Sword Art Online The Movie -Progressive- Aria of a Starless Night to Theaters

The brand-new Sword Art Online film is coming! We're excited to announce, along with our partners at Aniplex of America, that Sword Art Online The Movie -Progressive- Aria of a Starless Night will officially arrive in theaters this December. That's...

Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Arc Revealed, Details Confirmed for Entertainment District Arc

The next chapter of the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba anime is fast-approaching on Funimation, so time to hop aboard. Aniplex announced today that the anime that set our hearts ablaze will officially return in October with the arrival...

RE-MAIN English Dub Announced, Cast and Crew Revealed

The summer might be over, but it's not too late to get in the pool! We're excited to announce that the RE-MAIN English dub is officially on its way to Funimation, and we've got details on cast, crew and...

One Piece Reveals Striking Key Visual for Episode 1000 as Luffy Takes on Kaido

We're almost there! One Piece is officially on the approach to its 1,000th episode milestone, and Toei Animation has revealed a striking new key visual to celebrate. We're simultaneously emotional and incredibly hyped. The new visual features Monkey D. Luffy...

My Senpai is Annoying Officially Joins the Funimation Fall 2021 Lineup

New jobs can be tough! And for Futaba Igarashi, it's about to get even tougher. We're excited to announce that My Senpai is Annoying is officially coming to Funimation as part of the Fall 2021 anime season lineup. From studio...

The Vampire Dies in No Time From Hunter x Hunter Director Joins the Funimation Fall Lineup

The latest series from Hunter x Hunter (2011) director Hiroshi Koujina and studio MADHOUSE is almost here! We're excited to announce that The Vampire Dies in No Time is officially joining the Funimation Fall 2021 anime season lineup. RELATED: A...

Your Guide to the Fall 2021 Anime Season on Funimation

The leaves are changing. It's getting cooler outside. And guess what? There's a whole new batch of thrilling and chilling anime headed your way, right here on Funimation as part of the Fall 2021 anime season. And it's a big...

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Nicholas Friedman is a career pop culture journalist and Sr. Managing Editor at Funimation. You'll likely find him talking about Mob Psycho 100.
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Megan Thee Stallion Shows Love for Shounen Hit Black Clover

Three-time Grammy Award winner and long-time anime fan Megan Thee Stallion recently appeared on the latest episode of the...