August 2018 Limited Editions – Gundam IBO Season 2, Testament of Sister New Devil Burst, My First Girlfriend is a Gal

It’s that time again—new limited editions are up for pre-order for the month of August. Here’s your sneak peek of what special items and upgrades you’ll receive in for Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron Blooded Orphans Season 2, Testament of Sister New Devil BURST (Season 2) and My First Girlfriend is a Gal!   Mobile Suit […]

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Sneak Peek at October/November Limited Edition Home Video Releases!

Last week, we announced our slate for November 2017 new home video release titles—which has turned into one of our biggest months EVER for new releases and limited editions! Today we’re delving more in-depth to give you a thorough sneak peek at all the artwork and extras packed into some of these limited editions.

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Inside the Hosoda Collection Edition of The Boy and The Beast

The most recent film from award-winning director Mamoru Hosoda, The Boy and The Beast, is next in line for our premium Hosoda Collection line — and now you can get a sneak peek of what’s in this release!

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August 2017 Blu-ray and DVD Releases

August 2017 will be downright beastly! From the magical powerhouses in Fairy Tail Collection Nine and the Fishman brutes in One Piece Season 9 to the Blu-ray re-release of Fruits Basket to the monstrous Shin Godzilla, you can bet that August is bringing the heat! Check out the full list of titles below!

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February, March, and April 2017 Blu-ray and DVD Releases

See which Blu-rays and DVDs are coming to Funimation’s store this February, March, and April. Wolf’s Rain, My Hero Academia, and more come out this period!

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January 2017 Home Video Releases

See what’s coming out in January for home video release!   Shomin Sample GARO: CRIMSON MOON Rurouni Kenshin Part 3: The Legend Ends Fairy Tail: Collection 6 Aquarion Logos   Shomin Sample   The Complete Series – Episodes 1-12 – Blu-ray/DVD Combo – English Subbed and English Dubbed     Click here to preorder the […]

Special Releases in February 2017 – Wolf’s Rain and The Mystic Archives of Dantalian

See what we have planned coming out for February 2017 on home video!       The Mystic Archives of Dantalian The Complete Series coming to DVD (Sub-only)!   Episodes 1-12 Release Date: February 14, 2017 From Studio Gainax, the folks behind some mega-hit titles such as Gurren Lagaan and Evangelion, comes another amazing title […]

December 2016 Home Video Releases

See what’s coming out in December for home video release!   Attack on Titan: The Movie – Part 2 Bikini Warriors Rurouni Kenshin Part 2: Kyoto Inferno Fairy Tail: Part 22 Ninja Slayer Seiyu’s Life Rampo Kitan: Game of Laplace One Piece: Season 8, Voyage 5 Sengoku BASARA – End of Judgement Shakugan No Shana Show […]

Sneak Peek of the Upcoming Summer Wars – Hosoda Collection release!

Last month, we announced that the beloved hit movie Summer Wars will be joining the Hosoda Collection, our premiere line of premium Blu-ray/DVD + Ultraviolet releases of the extraordinary films of director Mamoru Hosoda. Today, you can get a peek at what this release will look like—and a special preview excerpt of one of the interviews with the […]

November 2016 Home Video Releases

See what’s coming out in November for home video release!   Ergo Proxy (Blu-ray) Psychic School Wars Rurouni Kenshin Part 1: Origins Snow White with the Red Hair The Heroic Legend of Arslan Hetalia – The World Twinkle (Season 6) Omamori Himari One Piece: Season 8, Voyage 4 Overlord Sky Wizards Academy Sword of the […]

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 […]

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 […]

Otakon 2016 Announcement – Hetalia: The World Twinkle Home Video Release and English Cast Announcement

  Hetalia season 6 “The World Twinkle” is finally coming to DVD, and the English dub cast announcement for several new nations is up now! You can get the limited edition release, which includes the season 6 “Peritwinkle”-color bandana featuring the Nordics, plus an adorable set of chibi stickers, including festival-wear Nordics and CATBOYS! Pre-orders […]

Otakon 2016 Announcement – Overlord Home Video Release and English Cast Announcement

  The cast for the English dub for Overlord is finally here!   Own the complete series Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack with the new English dub, which also includes a stunning chipboard box highlighting Albedo and 11 extra-thick deluxe art cards. Pre-orders go up on August 15 on the Funimation.com shop, and you can own it […]

Otakon 2016 Announcement – Summer Wars – The Hosoda Collection Release

Just announced at the Industry Panels of Otakon and AnimeFest is that the classic breakout film of Mamoru Hosoda, Summer Wars, is next in line in getting its own special Hosoda Collection release! You can pre-order this one-of-a-kind release starting on August 15th and own it on November 22nd!   Like all in the Hosoda […]

Otakon 2016 Announcement – Rurouni Kenshin: Origins Home Release and Cast Announcement

The cast for the English dub for the live-action Rurouni Kenshin movies was just announced, right after it’s subtitled theatrical run.   ADR Directors Zach Bolton, Joel McDonald ADR Engineers Cris George, Peter Hawkinson KENSHIN HIMURA Micah Solusod KAORU KAMIYA Alexis Tipton SANOSUKE SAGARA Eric Vale MEGUMI TAKANI Trina Nishimura YAHIKO MYOJIN Alison Viktorin HAJIME […]

Yona of the Dawn Poll: Who do you think Princess Yona should end up with?

Now that Yona of the Dawn has been released on Blu-ray and DVD it is time to ask the most important questions: who should Yona go for? We couldn’t leave this question to the staff, so we’re asking you, the fans to help decide.   In addition to voting, we’re asking for the reason Yona […]

Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign – Preview the Collector’s Edition and Season One Part Two

Whose side are you on? The humans or the vampires? We aren’t sure either after the events of Season One Part Two in Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign. It is difficult to really discern which side is more evil or right. However, that big question inspired the design of Seraph of the End’s home […]

Escaflowne Home Video Date Announcement + Preview the Packaging!

More announcements from Anime Expo! At their panel, Sunrise, the creators of Cowboy Bebop and Code Geass, helped us to reveal the cover art and official home video release date for The Vision of Escaflowne, the classic mecha fantasy anime, for its 20th anniversary.   The Escaflowne TV series collector’s edition, standard editions, and movie […]

Code Geass is Returning to Home Video!

Political intrigue and jaw-dropping plot twists. Flamboyant fashion and insane evil laughs. Pretty girls, pretty boys, jibun wo… and of course, giant rollerskating robots.   Hot off the news from their Anime Expo panel, we had the honor of having our friends at Sunrise (the anime studio behind the Gundam series, Cowboy Bebop, and Tiger & Bunny) announce […]