Escaflowne Tarot Card Reading

Time for a tarot reading! In Escaflowne, the heroine Hitomi consults the cards to tell fortunes. Play our GIF game featuring some the cards from the show! Ask the cards a question Take a screenshot of the rotating cards at the bottom to find your reading If you get duplicates, start over See the quick guide […]

Music & Anime: A Relationship Editorial – Part 2 – Yoko Kanno’s Legacy

This is part two a multi-part, personal editorial from social media coordinator, Godswill Ugwa. This is a look into the work of the prolific composer known as Yoko Kanno who has provided music for titles such as Cowboy Bebop and Escaflowne   Welcome to part two of Music & Anime: A Relationship Editorial, where we […]

Interview: The New English Cast of Escaflowne!

  In this interview from Otakon 2016, the brand-new English cast for Escaflowne weighs in on what it was like to recording this classic franchise! Read about the acting/recording process and what it’s like to record a dub for an older show from Caitlin Glass (Hitomi), Aaron Dismuke (Van),  Alexis Tipton (Merle) and ADR Director […]

Interview with Escaflowne Director Kazuki Akane

Hear from the director of a classic anime! For Escaflowne’s 20th anniversary, director Kazuki Akane answered some questions at a special panel at Otakon. Learn about the director’s opinion on the English dub—and yes, the story behind those noses!     Don’t forget to pre-order your copy here—all versions of the TV series and movie […]

Interview with Escaflowne Director Kazuki Akane

Hear from the director of a classic anime! For Escaflowne’s 20th anniversary, director Kazuki Akane answered some questions at a special panel at Otakon. Learn about the director’s opinion on the English dub—and yes, the story behind those noses!     Don’t forget to pre-order your copy here—all versions of the TV series and movie […]

A Look Back at Anime from 20 Years Ago

This flashback post was written by one of Funimation’s Brand Managers, Jennifu!   The classic fantasy mecha anime The Vision of Escaflowne celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, and in commemoration of its upcoming first-time release on Blu-ray in North America, let’s take a time machine look back two decades years to 1996, the days […]

October 2016 Home Video Releases

See what’s coming out in October for home video release!   Attack on Titan: The Movie Part 1   Live Action Movie – BD/DVD Combo + Ultraviolet   Click here to pre-order the Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Download version!   Click here to pre-order the DVD-only version!   Movie Synopsis:  When the Titans first attacked, life for […]