Funimation has announced that the long awaited Dragon Ball Z feature film in Battle of Gods will be released later this fall after a successful extended theatrical run. Hit the jump for details.
At this weekend's Anime Explo, FUNimation announced that they will be filling out their summer simulcast line-up with Psycho-Pass, Sengoku Basara: Judge End, Barakamon and Black Butler. They also had news about their home video releases of A Certain Magical Index/Scientific Railgun and One Piece Film Z. Get the details after the jump.
Need a Valetine's Day card and don't have time to make it to the store? Have a printer? Well, FUNimation has the solution with a series of PDFs posted on their blog. In true otaku fashion, these have a nicely organized taxonomy with co-work/classmate (think Psycho-Pass), significant other (think Future Diary), good friend (think Binbogami Ga!) and family member (think OniAi). More after the jump.
FUNimation has officially confirmed home video releases for three of its most popular Spring simulcasts in The Devil is a Part-Timer, Hetalia: The Beautiful World, and Senran Kagura. Hit the jump for the details.
FUNimation has been going bigger with its limited edition sets as of late, but this latest release just might be its biggest set yet, as it has announced the Kamisama Kiss Goddess Edition for release next February. Hit the jump for all of the details and a picture of the set.
FUNimation has taken the opportunity of this week's New York Comic Con to announce the English dub casts for Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero, due in December, and Three Kingdom meets risque high school fighting anime Ikki Tousen: Great Guardians. See who's who after the jump.
FUNimation announced the addition of four new series to its fall streaming anime lineup, including Tokyo Ravens, Freezing Vibration, Unbreakable Machine Doll, and BlazBlue: Alter Memory. Read on for more.
FUNimation announced today during their industry panel at Otakon that they have acquired the rights to the remaining episodes of the Fairy Tail anime series currently in existence (up to episode 175.) In addition, FUNimation revealed the release date for Wolf Children. The movie will be available on Blu-ray/DVD Combo on November 11th, 2013. A list of Sunrise anime, including Cowboy Bebop and Code Geass was also rescue licensed. More after the jump.
After being licensed by FUNimation last year as previous license holder Bandai Entertainment was slowly winding down operations, the first signs of the forthcoming Akira license rescue have appeared thanks to a new teaser trailer for the forthcoming release now confirmed for a Blu-Ray/DVD combo pack. Hit the jump for the teaser trailer.
FUNimation opened its participation in Anime Expo this year in a more subdued manner than in past years, but that doesn't mean that it lacked any announcements to make. It took to its Sneak Peek panel to announce a few new titles, a new simulcast, as well as English dub casts and even a release date for One Piece: Strong World. Hit the jump for the info.
FUNimation has quietly announced that it has acquired the forthcoming Ghost in the Shell prequel in ARISE, and has also confirmed its first sub-only limited edition release ahead of next week's Japanese premiere. Hit the jump for all of the details.
Ahead of its release later this Summer, FUNimation has posted the English dub trailer for Haganai on its YouTube page. The series will be released in a BD/DVD combo pack and FUNimation has also announced the English dub cast during its panel at Project A-Kon, Hit the jump for all of the details.