Audio/Video Encoding Update

The FunimationNow Development Team is hard at work making sure your anime watching experience is the best that it can be. This update focuses on the audio and video encoding

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Official Winter 2017 SimulDub Lineup

  Winter announcements are here! We have been working together with Crunchyroll to bring anime to fans around the world! This Winter 2017 season, simulcasts of these shows with English subtitles will be up on Crunchyroll*, and Funimation will be creating SimulDubs™ (English-dubbed anime), available on FunimationNow just 2-4 weeks (or even minutes!) after each episode airs in Japan! Stay tuned […]

Funimation.com Updates – The All-New Funimation Shop

The new Funimation.com is more than just a streaming service, it’s your one-stop shop for everything anime! We’ve got the latest and greatest anime home video releases, as well as a wide variety of apparel, merch, and accessories from your favorite series. In the past, our shop has been a little hard to navigate, but on the all […]

FunimationNow – Free Anime Anytime, Anywhere!

When we launched our new mobile apps earlier this year, a lot of people were disappointed to see that fans with free accounts were unable to access them. Well, we heard your feedback and we’re happy to announce that, with the new site launch, we’re bringing AVOD back to the FunimationNow Apps for iOS, Android, Kindle, Windows 10, PlayStation, […]

FunimationNow – Discover an Extraordinary User Experience

When it comes to watching anime, we believe the hardest part should be picking a show, not finding one. That’s why the new Funimation.com will feature more ways than ever to easily and intuitively discover and enjoy more anime on any screen!   More Apps on More Devices Anime spans a ton of diverse genres, and that means […]

Anime Expo 2016 “Love Live! Sunshine!! Special Event: Nice to Meet You, We Are Aqours!!” Official Report

Love Live! Sunshine!! is already attracting attention, thanks to the simultaneous world launch of the anime series in July. That excitement grew even hotter at Anime Expo 2016 in Los Angeles, the largest anime event in North America with 260,000 attendees, when school idol group Aqours went up on stage at the expo’s Anisong World […]

Summer 2016 Broadcast Dub English Cast Announcements

  Summer 2016 Simulcast Season has a huge Broadcast Dub list, as announced earlier this week, which means that tons of shows are getting dubbed quicker than ever, and with that comes many English cast announcements! Stay tuned to this blog in the coming days to see what all we have announced as we’ll be […]

Check Out What’s Next for FunimationNow

This year has been all about giving Funimation fans who like to stream their anime the most extraordinary experience we can. We started out in January with a new logo and a new name for our streaming service: FunimationNow. Since then we’ve been constantly rolling out new changes, and we’ve got a big slate of […]

Your Chance to Win Tickets to See Hatsune Miku in Concert!

  That’s right, THE Hatsune Miku is coming to Texas, and Funimation is giving subscribers a chance to win tickets to her show in Dallas (5/14) or Houston (5/17). For Dallas fans, the show is already sold out, so this is your last and only chance to snag some highly coveted tickets to the performance. A […]

Hatsune Miku Houston Tickets Available Early For Subscribers!

Virtual singer and worldwide phenomenon Hatsune Miku is coming to North America for a live concert tour. While the Dallas show is sold out, a new Houston show has been added for Tuesday, May 17th!     Want to make sure you get tickets before they’re gone? We’re opening the pre-sale exclusively for FunimationNow subscribers. Here’s […]

Top 10 Reasons to be Excited for Our New Mobile Apps

  Our new mobile apps have arrived! With a sleek new design and a bunch of new features, the (free!) Funimation app is available for download now on iOS, Android, Windows 10, and Kindle. If you’re still on the fence about downloading the new app, maybe this will help you make up your mind. Check […]

All-New Mobile Apps Are Here!

As we celebrate the launch of our all-new (free!) mobile apps, we can’t tell you how much we appreciate your continued support of Funimation. The new mobile app is currently available for download in the Apple and Amazon stores.  We are awaiting confirmation from the Google Play and Windows stores;  we will let you know when […]

Divine Gate – English Voice Cast Announcement!

  Divine Gate is one of the most talked-about shows of the winter season for a reason—and now it’s coming to you in English as part of this season’s Broadcast Dub lineup! Check out our English cast announcement for this new show from the studio that brought you Sword Art Online and Fairy Tail, debuting […]

Dagashi Kashi – English Voice Cast Announcement!

Up next in our broadcast dub announcement rollout is a show that’s been a surprise sweet success—and a pretty unique new anime to join our Dubbletalk block! (Thanks to everyone who voted this one in!) Meet the English voices for candy girl Hotaru and the rest of the cast of Dagashi Kashi, launching Wednesday (February […]

About Our $0.04

Starting today, subscribers who are new to our streaming service will see a small price increase: 4 cents. SubPass monthly subscriptions will now cost $4.99, and All-AccessPass monthly subscriptions will cost $7.99.   If you’re currently subscribed on any plan, you can keep your couch cushions full because you will NOT see this price increase at all. This increase only […]

Introducing Funimation’s New Streaming Experience – FunimationNow

  This February marks the debut of FunimationNow, our all-new anime streaming service, with completely redesigned mobile apps! Our new streaming service still comes with all of the the subtitled and English-dubbed anime you love, completely ad-free—now with a sleek new design and brand new mobile apps supported by a first-class user experience.   But […]

FUNimation Fan Favorites Results

After nearly two weeks of voting, the fans have spoken. As we kick off 2016 with our Winter Season, we hope you enjoyed your holidays and a wonderful year full of great anime simulcasts and broadcast dubs. We look forward to bringing you even more great anime in the new year, but it’s finally time […]

FUNimation Fan Awards 2015 – VOTE NOW!

  We want YOU to vote for your favorite things about 2015! So much happened from the Aogiri Tree accepting new candidates in Tokyo Ghoul √A to Zapp bringing the pain in Blood Blockade Battlefront, as well as more simulcasts than ever before! Now it is time for the fans to voice their opinions on […]

FUNimation Acquires Rights to Prison School Live-Action Drama

FUNimation is thrilled to announce that we have acquired streaming rights to the live-action drama your heart both fears and desires, Prison School.   Episodes 1 & 2  of this new series based on the hit manga and anime will launch on FUNimation’s streaming service at 12:11pm ET / 11:11am CT on November 3 with new […]

FUNimation to Simulcast One Piece ‘Episode of Sabo’ TV Special

Get excited, One Piece fans! Everyone’s favorite lead-pipe wielding Revolutionary, Sabo, has his own story to tell – and it’s happening this weekend!     FUNimation will be simulcasting this Saturday’s ‘One Piece – Episode of Sabo’, scheduled to launch on FUNimation.com and OnePieceOfficial.com Saturday night at 1am CT, pending any technical delays or hold-ups.    For more […]