Studio Pierrot

Tokyo Ghoul Creator Officially Launches New Manga, Choujin X

Calling all Tokyo Ghoul fans! Mangaka Sui Ishida has announced on Twitter that his newest manga series, titled Choujin X, has officially been serialized!  https://twitter.com/sotonami/status/1391758420647157765 The series was originally announced...

Tokyo Ghoul “Pinto” and “Jack” OVAs Come Exclusively to Funimation

Tokyo Ghoul fans, ready for a blast from the past? We're excited to announce that two Tokyo Ghoul OVAs are headed exclusively to Funimation. Starting April 28, you can watch the special "Pinto" and "Jack"...

Black Clover Anime Movie Announced, Visual Revealed

The 17th issue of Weekly Shonen Jump has dropped some important news: Yuki Tabata’s Black Clover manga will be getting an anime movie! There aren’t many details known yet, with Shueisha saying they will...

Make Your Own Akudama Drive Executioner’s Sword Handle Papercraft

Ever wondered what it would be like to have your very own version of the Executioner's swords from Akudama Drive? We'll, we've got a special craft just for you! Haruo Miyagawa, a mechanic designer...

Akudama Drive Wins Anime Trending’s Anime of the Year 🏆

It's official: Studio Pierrot's Akudama Drive is Anime Trending's Anime of the Year. The 12-episode action-packed heist epic took home the top prize during Anime Trending's 7th annual Anime Trending Awards, after stunning fans...

The Works of Studio Pierrot, From Yu Yu Hakusho to Akudama Drive

By Chelsea Cruz Pierrot’s newest series Akudama Drive just recently sped into action, exploring the criminal underground of a futuristic world. But this isn’t the studio’s first rodeo. Not by a long shot.

Black Clover to Air Final Episode in March, Major Announcement Teased

By Kathleen Townsend The end is nigh. The official Twitter account for the Black Clover anime has announced that the series' final episode will air this March. That's right, Episode 170...

The Many Worlds of Fantasy in Anime ✨

By Tom Speelman Fantasy is a cornerstone of anime and has been since the medium’s inception—it’s easier and cheaper to have people draw the fantastical and bring it to life than spend billions trying...

Kingdom Season 3 Returns April 2021, New Visual Revealed

It's official! Kingdom Season 3 will resume its broadcast in April 2021, which means it will also return to Funimation at the same time. https://twitter.com/kingdom_animePR/status/1338318048973922304 The continuing third season of Kingdom from...

Squad Up! Akudama Drive English Dub Officially Announced, Cast Revealed

Get ready to meet the fiercest, most dangerous criminals around. That's right, Akudama Drive, from Studio Pierrot and Danganronpa: The Animation creator Kazutaka Kodaka, is officially getting an English dub! The series follows this...

Latest News

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...