Famous Anime With Characters Named After Famous Japanese Ships in KanColle

The idea of basing anime characters off of Japanese warships is actually nothing new. Here are some anime series whose characters are named for famous ships that also appear in KanColle!

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“I’ve always been searching…” Your Name. Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD Preview

We’re ecstatic to announce that Your Name. is up for pre-order now and hitting shelves November 7—and we have a special preview of EVERYTHING in the Your Name. limited edition now!

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Fairy Tail Collection 9 Home Video Update

Due to a packaging error on our part, Fairy Tail Collection 9 originally scheduled for an August 15th release has been moved to September 5th. The date change is a result of the incorrect DVD and Blu-Ray discs being included in collection 9.

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Introducing FunimationNow’s Refreshed PlayStation 4 App!

It’s a whole new PlayStation experience! The FunimationNow PlayStation 4 app has been revamped to dramatically improve your viewing experience!! Our completely redesigned (and free!) app has tons of great new features

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Funimation Agrees To Be Acquired By Sony Pictures Television Networks

Today, we announced that Funimation has agreed to be acquired by Sony Pictures Television Networks. Funimation will continue to operate as an independent business unit with the support of Sony. Sony is one of the preeminent names in entertainment, and shares our vision to deliver anime to fans globally across all screens and platforms.

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An In-Depth Look Into The Work of Director Yasuhiro Takemoto – Hyouka and Haruhi

To commemorate the recent releases of The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya and Hyouka, we’ve asked anime authority and KyoAni enthusiast @ultimatemegax to showcase one of KyoAni’s prolific directors, Yasuhiro Takemoto!

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New Limited Editions Bring You More Bang For Your Buck – Testament of Sister New Devil and SERVAMP

Look out for more art books and collector’s items in upcoming limited editions, in a more shelf-friendly size, including The Testament of Sister New Devil and SERVAMP, available for pre-order now!

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