Winter 2020

Show By Rock!! Mashumairesh!! English Dub Announced, Cast & Crew Revealed

The stage is set! We're excited to announce that the Show By Rock!! Mashumairesh!! English dub is officially coming to Funimation. Starting June 16, all 12 episodes of the Show By Rock!! Mashumairesh!! English...

Dub From Home: The Latest News on SimulDubs

We know you've all been waiting patiently for news on our SimulDub production, and we hope you enjoyed the return of My Hero Academia with Episode 84, recorded entirely from home! Below, you'll...

My Hero Academia SimulDub Returns—From Home!

Hey, heroes! The Funimation family has been working around the clock to find the best way to bring you the SimulDub content that you love. And, through our Quirks combined, we were...

A Deeper Look at ID: INVADED’s Impressive OST Lineup

If you haven't already checked out ID: INVADED, the latest series from Fate/Zero director Ei Aoki, you're missing out on not only an intriguing sci-fi mystery, but also a series with a...

Update: Spring 2020 Simulcast & SimulDub Delays

NOTE: We’ll continue to update this post as more information becomes available. The safety of our Funimation family is our highest priority right now, so we’re adjusting our...

The Traditional Japanese Storytelling Art of Rakugo, Explained

By Jonna Miller With a main character named Sherlock Holmes and an opening arc about Jack the Ripper, Case File n°221: Kabukicho might seem like an anime based on...

The Works of Ei Aoki: From Fate/Zero to ID: INVADED

By Deanna Nguyen Behind every great anime is a director whose deft craftsmanship and artistic direction produce seamless animation and immersive storytelling. These works open a dialogue between creators...

The Folklore of Toilet-bound Hanako-kun, Explained

By Kathleen Townsend Toilet-bound Hanako-kun is an anime filled with beautiful imagery, an adorable protagonist, and is absolutely chock-full of Japanese folklore and urban legends. Many of the characters,...

Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story Dub Coming to Funimation February 8

Ready for a new look at the world of magical girls? The English dub of Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story premieres this Saturday, February 8 at 4 pm ET,...

First Impressions: Infinite Dendrogram, Toilet-bound Hanako-kun and More!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wHBkIKfbC1c Welcome to Part 2 of our Winter 2020 anime first impressions! Check out the first impressions for Infinite Dendrogram, Toilet-bound Hanako-kun, Smile Down the Runway and more below, and...

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...