Donuts, Love & Peace – Happy Birthday, Trigun

20 Reasons We Love Trigun on its 20th Anniversary! Whether it was your favorite late-night show, or you’ve only ever heard the name, it’s time to pay respects to Trigun. This highly-acclaimed mash up of western shootouts and final-frontier sci-fi just turned 20 years old! Join us on the sand steamer down memory lane. For […]

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Music & Anime: A Relationship Editorial – Part 1 – Milan Review

This is the introduction to a personal multi-part editorial series, from social media coordinator Godswill Ugwa.   One of the most important elements of the anime genre is the music. From the opening of a series to the overall soundtrack right up to the ending of an episode, music has an important hand in crafting […]

Poll of the Week – Favorite Anime Monkey

Happy Lunar/Chinese New Year! As it is the year of the monkey, we want to celebrate by asking you what your favorite monkey in anime is! As to make things simple, we’ll classify “monkeys” as apes, monkeys, prosimians, other simian-like creatures, and etc. Vote on the SurveyMonkey (ha) poll below and on the following Sunday […]

English Cast Announcement & Sneak Peek – Blood Blockade Battlefront!

Here’s our second reveal of the day! We’re excited to announce the English voice cast for Blood Blockade Battlefront along with a sneak peek at the dub! Blood Blockade Battlefront will be joining the Spring 2015 Broadcast Dub line-up starting tonight at 8:00PM CST in the DubbleTalk Block!    Summary: A breach between Earth and the netherworlds has opened […]

FUNimation Acquires the Rights to Blood Blockade Battlefront

FUNimation is thrilled to announce that we have acquired the rights for Blood Blockade Battlefront! Studio Bones and Trigun creator, Yasuhiro Nightow, have teamed up to bring us an exciting sci-fi action-adventure epic. The manga for the series is currently distributed by Dark Horse Comics in the U.S.   synopsis:   A breach between Earth […]