Merchandise licensing announcements tend to be incredibly dry. That's why Funimation's recent merchandise announcements seemed to have struck a chord with people online, as the latest licensor for the brand in Just Funky has announced a line of home goods for the Dragon Ball Z franchise. You read that right. Read on for the details.
If you need a little cuteness in your weekend, the KADOKAWAanime Youtube channel has published a mini-animation spin-off for Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear (entitled "Bear Bear Bear Kuma") that features the main characters taking a liesurely afternoon nap. Hit the jump to check it out.
Funimation and the official website for the Higurashi anime finally revealed overnight that the new TV anime series isn't what it seems to be, announcing a different title for the series and releasing a brand new visual and trailer for the newly titled Higurashi: When They Cry – GOU. Learn all the details of the series after the jump!
Looking after Inca Kasugatani in Fire Force season 2 is Ritsu, a White-Clad maid who will be doing her best to stand in the way of the Special Fire Force. The official website for the anime announced today that voicing Ritsu will be Fire Force-fan Rumi Okubo. Learn more after the jump!
Assault Lily BOUQUET, a TV anime based on the mixed media project by AZONE INTERNATIONAL and acus that features young ladies wielding over-sized, science fiction weapons, is currently broadcasting in Japan, and to celebrate the official Assault Lily Project Youtube channel has published the opening and ending animations for the series. Hit the jump to check them out.
Fire Force always has some hot opening and ending themes and the newest opening 'Touch of Liberty' from KANA-BOON that debuted on the latest episode is no exception. Thankfully, the official YouTube channel for Fire Force posted the new opening in its creditless form for all to see. Warm-up with it after the jump!
As Fire Force Season 2 continues on into the next anime season, a new trailer and visual was released previewing the upcoming Grim Reaper of Haijima Arc and the new opening theme song 'Torch of Liberty' from KANA-BOON. Check the visual and trailer out right after the jump!
The official Twitter account of Uzaki-chan Wants to Hang Out! announced today that the TV anime will be getting a second season. A celebratory visual was released alongside art from the manga create Take and a cute video of the voice actors learning the news. Have fun past the jump!
Some couples go together like fire and ice, and that's certainly the case with the magic-wielding romantic leads in a pair of character preview videos published for Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World (known in Japan as Kimi to Boku no Saigo no Senjou, Arui wa Sekai ga Hajimaru Seisen or "KimiSen" for short), an upcoming TV anime based on the series of fantasy light novels written by Kei Sazane and illustrated by Ao Nekonabe about two rival adventurers falling in love when they kingdoms go to war. Hit the jump to check them out.
Dubbed daffy drivers are preparing to race across America! Funimation's dub of Appare-Ranman! premieres tomorrow, and the studio's official Twitter account has revealed the voice actors for the show's three leads. Get geared up after the jump!
Funimation announced a new anime film from Time of Eve director Yasuhiro Yoshiura today, Sing a Bit of Harmony, scheduled to be released in Japan in 2021 and "soon to the United States and Canada." A trailer was released for the anime film as well as the first key visual, both of which can be found after the jump!
Fire Force season 2 heats up our lives by giving us a new visual for the upcoming episodes featuring fan-favorite characters, Leonard Burns, Benimaru, and Joker. Funimation tweeted out the visual earlier today and can be seen after the jump!
The ladies will be bringing the laughs in October, because the Japanese TV schedule has been revealed for Maesetsu! Opening Act, an upcoming original TV anime about eight young women forming four comedy duos and trying to break in to the world of stand-up comedy. Hit the jump to learn more.
A tense new trailer and the Japanese TV schedule have been published for Ikebukuro West Gate Park (known as IWGP for short), an upcoming TV anime based on the series of urban mystery novels written by Ira Ishida about a young man who acts as a mediator between rival street gangs in his home town in modern Tokyo. Hit the jump to learn more.