Retailers have begun taking pre-orders for North American anime distributor FUNimation's August releases. Among the summer home videos are collections of popular, recent anime series, including Barakamon and Blood Blockade Battlefront, as well as new, re-priced collections of some classics. Get the details after the jump.
Funimation has announced that it will release Mamoru Hosoda's latest film in The Boy and the Beast in a nationwide theatrical engagement that will begin on March 4th. Hit the jump for the details.
FUNimation has introduced new branding and announced the launch of FunimationNow, their new anime streaming service. This rolls out in February with new Apps and expansion to the UK. More after the jump.
As the fall season wraps up, FUNimation has announced the 17 new and returning anime series that will constitute their preliminary winter 2016 season simulcast streaming line-up. Get a look after the jump.
FUNimation has announced that it is ending its content and brand partnership with Olympusat on December 31, 2015, to distribute the FUNimation Channel. After that time, Olympusat will no longer be broadcasting FUNimation titles. FUNimation confirmed that it will be relaunching the FUNimation Channel in 2016 with a renewed focus on delivering fans the very best selection of anime content in the market.
FUNimation has announced their fall Broadcast Dub list and DubbleTalk line-ups, streaming to subscribers this season. Along with English audio versions of new anime episodes, Season 4 of the DubbleTalk anime block will be presented Wednesdays with FUNimation staffer Justin Rojas and Lauren Moore and ScrewAttack’s Chad James offering episode recaps and fan questions. Get the details after the jump.
A new trailer for upcoming science fiction TV anime Dimension W is now available online. Hit the jump to check it out.
On their site and Anime News Network's ANNCast, FUNimation announced that Attack on Titan: Junior High, Heavy Object, Concrete Revolutio, Valkyrie Drive: Mermaid, Dance with Devils and STARMYU and Aria the Scarlet Ammo AA,Fairy Tail, Noragami, One Piece and Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign Season 2 in their fall 2015 simulcast line-up. More after the jump.
The main cast for Dimension W, a science fiction TV anime based on the manga of the same name by Yūji Iwahara, has been announced. Hit the jump to learn more.
Following up on last weekend's record-breaking $5 million box office for the film, FUNimation's limited engagement of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F ended its run on Wednesday, beating all expectations. Hit the jump for the details
After confirming that it acquired the films earlier this year, FUNimation has announced the screening dates for both parts of the Attack on Titan live-action film anthology. Hit the jump for the first details
FUNimation has announced its first summer 2015 titles for the Broadcast Dub program. Engish dubs of the anime adaptations of Akira Hiramoto's Prison School, Kohske's Gangata. and Yū Moroboshi and Yuka Nakajima's Kūsen Madōshi Kōhosei no Kyōkan/Sky Wizards Academy will be streaming this season. More after the jump.
Funimation has announced that it will be streaming both Venus Project: Climax and Chaos Dragon as they air in Japan. This occurred at the distributor's panel at Anime Expo on Friday, and it couldn't be better news for fans eager to get into both series! Hit the jump for more.