Re:ZERO Season 1 Part 1 Blu-ray Disc Replacement Program

When Funimation released the home video for Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- Season 1 Part 1 in 2018, there were reports and complaints about the video quality and the banding artifacts on the Blu-ray discs. After investigating with the licensor and Crunchyroll, we confirmed that there was a discrepancy between the materials we were […]

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A new teaser visual and cast members for the upcoming Fruits Basket anime!

If you haven’t heard yet, there’s a BRAND NEW Fruits Basket anime that will tell the ENTIRE story of the original manga and that is 100% supervised by original creator Natsuki Takaya-sensei, coming to FunimationNow this year! Today we’re releasing the broadcast information you’ve all been waiting for: Fruits Basket will begin in April 2019 […]

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AKIRA TORIYAMA’S “DRAGON BALL SUPER: BROLY” OPENS TOMORROW JANUARY 16 FOR ITS HIGHLY ANTICIPATED NORTH AMERICAN THEATRICAL RUN

  20th Film from the Iconic Dragon Ball Anime Franchise Will Debut in 1,260 Theaters Across the U.S. and Canada Including 180 Digital Premium Large Format Screens as a Special Opening-Day-Only Presentation at Select IMAX and Cinemark XD Locations   FLOWER MOUND, TEXAS – January 15, 2019. Starting tomorrow, moviegoers throughout North America can enjoy […]

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The wait is over! Download to Go debuts on FunimationNow for Android and iOS today!

Attention all FunimationNow premium subscribers—one of your most requested features launches today on Android and iOS. Download to Go! No more anime-free plane rides, no more anime-less vacations in the middle of nowhere, and, as long as you plan ahead, no more waiting with bated breath as the spotty hotel internet struggles to buffer the […]

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Winter 2019 is here! — The Rising of the Shield Hero and More New Shows of the Season

  A new year of anime is upon us and we can’t wait to share all the new shows with you! Check out everything coming to Funimation Now in January, including previously announced shows of the fall season that will continue to run through winter. We’ll be updating with more announcements soon, so stay tuned! Here’s […]

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Hulu and Global Anime Powerhouse Funimation Ink Expanded Partnership

Hulu and Global Anime Powerhouse Funimation Ink Expanded Partnership to Offer Unprecedented Access to Internationally Popular Anime Content In Hulu’s Largest Deal for Anime Programming to Date, Funimation to Become a Primary Supplier for Hulu’s Subtitled and Dubbed Content Hulu and Funimation Become Only U.S. Destinations to Stream Both Subtitled and Dubbed Episodes of Popular […]

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Win a trip to the Dragon Ball Super: Broly Hollywood red carpet premiere!

Are you the kind of fan who eats, sleeps and breathes Dragon Ball—and does your wish happen to be that you just want to see that new Dragon Ball Super: Broly movie already?!  If so, we want to hear from you! Get your camera ready, grab a friend and show us your Fusion Dance technique […]

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Fruits Basket returns in 2019 with a new anime covering the FULL story, coming to FunimationNow!

One of the most beloved shoujo manga series the world over, Fruits Basket was a hugely influential series that helped propel the late 90s/early 2000s anime boom in North America.  Funimation is absolutely ecstatic to announce that a brand-new Fruits Basket anime, now covering the ENTIRE story of the original manga, will be broadcast in […]

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Prime Video Channels launches Sony Pictures Television’s FunimationNow

Sony Pictures Television’s anime service, FunimationNow, joins Amazon Prime Video Channels in the UK for £4.99 per month FunimationNow offers Prime members who add on the service hundreds of new and classic anime shows and movies, from popular series such as My Hero Academia and Attack on Titan, to new shows like That Time I […]

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Goku officially joins the Macy’s Parade!

IT’S REALLY HAPPENING!! In celebration of the upcoming movie Dragon Ball Super: Broly, Goku is officially the newest balloon coming to the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year — making him the first character originating from a Japanese manga to ever get a balloon in the world’s largest parade.   Dragon Ball has always been […]

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Subs are back! FunimationNow welcomes 300+ subtitled shows starting Nov. 10

By now, you’ve probably heard the news: subbed anime is heading back to FunimationNow! Over 300 subtitled shows will be added to our library, totaling at more than 10,000 episodes and movies! You’ll start to see these shows come through on Saturday, November 10, and we’ll continue to add them in over the next few […]

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This Season’s Sleeper Hit Gets A Great English Cast – ZOMBIE LAND SAGA

“Let’s take zombies, plus idol-girl anime, put them in a meat grinder, and set that sh*t on fire.” 

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FAQ: FunimationNow Subs & Dubs in One Place

FAQ – We’re bringing back subs and dubs in one place on FunimationNow. Read more here: https://funi.to/2CQKQJn What’s next? At Funimation, we strive to continually improve the fan experience and expand the reach of anime. In the last two years, we have established ourselves as the anime industry’s most advanced streaming platform, expanded our global footprint, […]

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Crest/Banner of the Stars franchise coming to home video!

If you’ve wanted to add these titles to your collection, you’re in luck! Crest of the Stars and Banner of the Stars are releasing December 4th on DVD & Digital — and are available for you to pre-order, right now!    Crest of the Stars, the first installment in the Crest/Banner of the Stars franchise, […]

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Fired Up For Fairy Tail in Fall 2018!

We’re all fired up that Fairy Tail is coming back this Fall! Your favorite magic guild of Fiore gets back together for the final anime season and we’re enchanted by it. Stay tuned for more upcoming details and see the PV below:       Synopsis: Natsu, Lucy, and Happy return in the final season […]

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POP TEAM EPIC DAY at Kinokuniya!

Buckle up, m%ther f&$kers. We’re (un)officially declaring October 1st POP TEAM EPIC DAY

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Send Masako Nozawa a postcard!

The Japanese voice of Goku is heading to New York Comic-Con all the way from Japan, and we’re inviting you to send a postcards for her!

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Tokyo Ghoul:re Returns This Fall!

We’re extremely excited to announce that Tokyo Ghoul:re officially returns to FunimationNow this Fall with Part 2

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Funimation to Simulcast “One Piece: Episode of Skypiea” Anime Special

We’re going back to the skies in the newest One Piece TV Special, Episode of Skypiea! Luffy and crew take on the lightning god, Enel, and his hordes in this reanimated retelling of the Skypiea arc.   Funimation will be simulcasting this weekend’s anime special this Sunday, after its premiere on Japanese broadcast. One Piece’s […]

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Attention All Artists!

Attention All Artists! For those that have applied to our Artist Alley, we will be sending emails within this week and next for acceptances and our Wait List. Any questions, please feel free to email artistalley@katsucon.org A HUGE Thank You for all ap…