Conventions & Events

Toei Animation and Funimation to Co-Host Global Livestream Celebrating One Piece Episode 1000

For the One Piece anime, it all started on October 20, 1999, when Toei Animation brought Monkey D. Luffy and his colorful crew of Straw Hat pirates to life and sent them on a voyage that's now spanned 22...

Funimation Brings Attack on Titan Final Season Panel and More to Anime NYC 2021

We're headed back to New York! Funimation is returning to Anime NYC this year from November 19 – 21, and we're bringing your favorites, including Attack on Titan Final Season! We'll kick things off on November 19 with a special...

My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission and Kung Fu Tea Team Up for Free Toppings

We're bubbling with excitement for the theatrical release of My Hero Academia: World Heroes' Mission later this month, so we're channeling that feeling into a special promotion!  In partnership with our trusty partner Kung Fu Tea (now through November 12!),...

Funimation at NYCC 2021: Anime Happens Here Panel Recap

The Anime Happens Here: Funimation Panel just wrapped up at this year's New York Comic Con and it was stacked with exciting updates, a look at the Fall 2021 anime season and beyond, and even a special musical guest! RELATED:...

Toei Animation and Fathom Events to Host Special One Piece Theatrical Event

The excitement is building and One Piece Episode 1000 is almost here! And to celebrate, Toei Animation and Fathom Events are bringing One Piece to the big screen for a special two-night theatrical event! RELATED: One Piece Season 11 Voyage...

Interview: Hilton George on BlerDCon and the Spirit of Inclusivity in the Con Space

Our Space For Everyone initiative continues this week with a spotlight on Hilton George, the creator and CEO of BlerDCon, an annual inclusive convention held in Crystal City, VA. With its portmanteau of "black" and "nerd" right there in the...

Funimation at NYCC 2021: Guapdad 4000, My Hero Academia Voice Actors Join the Party

We're going even bigger for our return to New York Comic Con this year, and we're excited to announce a special musical performance, the addition of some iconic voice actors and much, much more! First up, you'll want to make...

Step into the World of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba at Universal Studios Japan

Have you ever watched Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba and thought, “I wish I could go there”? Well, probably not, as the demons are rather scary. But you can go there safely right now—with the Demon Slayer Corps virtually...

Anime Happens Here: Funimation Returns to New York Comic Con 2021

Funimation is officially returning to New York Comic Con this year from October 7 to October 10, and we're bringing some of the biggest names in anime to New York City! On the show floor, you'll get to chill out...

Cyberpunk Your Summer with Our AKIRA Jacket Giveaway in the UK and Ireland!

Let's face it—Kaneda is the epitome of cool. The iconic bike, the legendary scarlet leather jacket...there's no denying it. And now we're giving you the chance to win a slice of his seminal style.  Originally released in Japan in 1988,...

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Scintillating. Electrifying. Erudite. These are only some of the adjectives that go hand-in-hand with shounen anime (at least, the...