With shows set to premiere July 7th, North American anime distributor Funimation has announced their initial sumer 2016 anime streaming simulcast line-up. They will also be selecting simulcast titles for their Broadcast Dub treatment (near-simulcast English dubbing). The exact number and specific titles will be announced once the complete simulcast line-up is made public. More after the jump.
Get ready to practice your Hare Hare Yukai dance, because Haruhi is coming back with a special 10-year anniversary DVD and Blu-ray release. It's already been 10 years! Can you believe it? Hit the jump for a rush of nostalgia!
Funimation has announced that it has acquired exclusive distribution rights for Momotaro, Sacred Sailors - a WWII propaganda film from 1945 that is also Japan's first feature length theatrical anime movie - in the United States and Canada. Hit the jump to learn more.
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