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    Saturday March 14, 2015
  • VIDEO: Second Time is a Charm in FUNimation's "Sankarea" Uncut Trailer

    DVD/Blu-ray set planned for March 31st

    Back in 2013, after reviewing materials and finding that they had the broadcast rather than the Japanese home video version, FUNimation decided to issue a recall on the their Sankarea release. The replacement release is now ready, set to be released in an "Uncut" edition on DVD/Blu-ray on March 31st. Get a look at the promo after the jump.

  • Monday July 22, 2013
  • VIDEO: "Sankarea" English Dub Preview

    BD/DVD Combo will be available on October 1st

    Following Kodansha Comics spring launch of the manga version of zombie relationship comedy Sankarea, FUNimation has scheduled an October 1 date for the Blu-ray DVD combo pack. Get a preview oft he English dub and see who's who after the jump.

  • Tuesday June 18, 2013
  • Kodansha Comics Previews North American "Sankarea" Volume 3 Cover

    Volume three of horror comedy ships in time for Halloween

    Last week, Kodansha Comics published the first volume of zombie rom-com manga Sankarea. The think about the Japanese covers is that their bishoujo art focuses on latter part of that formula and not the former. So, the publisher has worked with author Mitsuru Hattori to colorize re-purposed  interior pages and play up the manga's horror elements. Get a preview of their design for volume three after the jump.

  • Saturday June 15, 2013
  • Japanese "Sankarea" Release Packaged With Racy Bathroom Posters

    First volume of manga also released in North America this week

    This week, Kodansha Comics released the first volume of Mitsuru Hattori's Sankarea: Undying Love zombie rom-com manga. Meanwhile, volume eight hit Japan and a bonus for the limited edition is a set of double side bathroom posters, meaning you can hang the pics of the scantily clad girls in your WC without water damaging the decorations. Get a look after the jump.

  • Thursday November 1, 2012
  • Man Arrested for Uploading "Sankarea" & "Eureka Seven: AO"

    Another unemployed man's miserable crime

    On October 30th, Hiroshima Prefectural Police arrested a 45-year-old unemployed man on suspicion of using Share file-sharing software to upload the episodes of the TV anime series Sankarea and Eureka Seven:AO to the internet without the permission from the copyright holders. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Saturday July 28, 2012
  • FUNimation Adds "One Piece: Strong World," "Akira," and Much More

    Roundup of Otakon licenses includes the Fairy Tail film, among others

    FUNimation's Otakon 2012 panel just ended, and the company had plenty to announce as far as licenses and upcoming releases are concerned. License announcements kicked off with Tenchi Muyo! War on Geminar, and then quickly snowballed from there. One Piece, Fairy Tail, Akira, and much more past the jump!

  • Friday April 6, 2012
  • FUNimation Entertainment Announces New Acquisitions at Sakuracon

    Sankarea and Shangri-La added to lineup

    FUNimation Entertainment announced today at Sakuracon it has acquired the broadcast, home entertainment, mobile, and streaming rights to 2 anime series: Sankarea, and Shangri-La.  In addition, FUNimation has acquired the simulcasts rights for Sankarea.  A brief synopsis for each show is listed after the jump.

  • FUNimation to Stream Zombie Rom-Com Anime "Sankarea"

    "Shangri-La" also announced at Sakura-Con

    FUNimation had a pair of new series to announce at Sakura-Con, with the broadcast, home entertainment, mobile, streaming, and simulcast rights to Sankarea, as well as the rights to the 2009 anime Shangri-La. Read on for more.

  • Tuesday April 3, 2012
  • VIDEO: New "Sankarea" Anime Promo Rises from the Dead

    Adaptation of Mitsu Hattori's manga hits Japanese TV on April 5

    Last time we saw a clip of the Sankarea anime adaptation, it was via a quick 18-second clip. Well, consider yourselves 12 seconds richer, because a new 30-second spot is now streaming. Check it out after the jump.

  • Saturday March 17, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Sankarea" Anime Promo Offers a Quick Shot of Zombie Love

    See 18 seconds of the April adaptation of Mitsuru Hattori's manga

    We recently caught wind of the April 5 premiere date of Sankarea, the anime adaptation of Mitsuru Hattori's zombie romantic comedy manga. Now we have a brief 18-second commercial to go along with it. Peep it past the break!