Editorial

Georgie Art Baker: Anime Recommendations from an Enby Fan

Hiya, my name’s Georgie. I’m a non-binary writer, screenwriter and composer living in Japan. Anime has been such a positive constant in my life and for Pride Month, I wanted to share some of the shows that have resonated...

Celebrating Straw Hat Crew Day and the History of One Piece’s Best Pirates

Did you know? Not only is today June 13, but it's also Straw Hat Crew Day! Why? Well, the numbers that make up the date (6/13) can be read in Japanese roughly as "Straw Hat Crew." So I thought, what...

Plus Ultra: Celebrating 100 Episodes of My Hero Academia

Kohei Horikoshi’s My Hero Academia has taken the world by storm. There’s no other way to put it—the series has risen to the top of the charts, serving as a gateway anime and favorite series of those who have...

The Best Anime for Ratchet & Clank Fans

If you've been playing games for a while now, you probably remember the exciting moment when you first jumped into Ratchet & Clank on the PlayStation 2, all the way back in 2002. The sci-fi adventure game starred a Lombax...

Quirks & Questions: How Often Does Bakugo Brush His Teeth?

Welcome to Quirks & Questions, a weekly letters column where you, a My Hero Academia fan, write into Funimation (that’s us) about all things related to your favorite superhero anime. RELATED: Quirks & Questions: What Anime Series Does Class 1-A Watch? Have questions about what’s happened...

Fans React to Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train’s Release in the UK

Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train has been enjoying a fantastic run in UK cinemas, having released on 26th May. Now that the film is in Irish cinemas, we're looking at fan reactions so far! The film,...

Log Horizon Gives Weight to the Isekai World

In isekai, and especially in trapped-in-a-game isekai, the world that the protagonist is transported to is, simply put, mostly just a setting. This isn’t a bad thing, not in the least. The entire point of isekai is that characters...

Briana Lawrence: Cosplay, Shipping and the Power of Fandom

I feel like my life has been a series of moments where I’ve been told that something important to me was just a momentary lapse in judgment that I’d get over eventually.  My career (writing isn’t a real job).  My love...

A Look Back at the Anime Clubs of the ’90s

We live in a golden age for anime fans. Not only are there hundreds of high-definition animated series and movies available literally at our fingertips, but some are also even available the same day they air in Japan! It’s...

Quirks & Questions: What Anime Series Does Class 1-A Watch?

Welcome to Quirks & Questions, a weekly letters column where you, a My Hero Academia fan, write into Funimation (that’s us) about all things related to your favorite superhero anime. RELATED: Quirks & Questions: How Many Cats Does Shinso Have? Have questions about what’s happened so...

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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...