After first announcing it wouldn't be able to air the last two episodes of Hellsing Ultimate in November as originally planned, Adult Swim's Toonami block has announced that it will air the episodes in December as a part of its "Movie Month" event
Today, in a Nerdist web broast, FUNimation announced the start of a new initiative called "Broadcast Dubs." Fans will soon be able to watch the English dubbed episodes of select shows that are currently broadcasting in Japan. FUNimation has experience with broadcast dubs, having had previous success dubbing the hit series Space Dandy for U.S. broadcast on Adult Swim. Broadcast Dubs will be available exclusively for FUNimation subscribers. More after the jump.
Toonami's broadcast of Hellsing Ultimate has hit a snag and it means that the block will end the broadcast run earlier than originally planned. Hit the jump for the announcement.
Set for the fall season, FUNimation has laid out their simulcast plans for new series, beyond the continuing One Piece, Fairy Tail, Psycho-Pass 2 and selector spread WIXOSS. The anime will be offered on their streaming service. Get the details after the jump.
FUNimation had a treat for fans who caught their last their latest livestream, a tour of their building, And for those who weren't on the ball, they've excerpted in a Youtube video. Get a look after the jump.
FUNimation has announced that Hellsing Ultimate will replace Black Lagoon on Adult Swim's Toonami block next month. Hit the jump for the details.
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.