Oh Brother—And Sister! We’re Celebrating the Ten Best Anime Siblings! 🎉

Whether you’re close to them or close to strangling them, siblings are just a part of most families! And for National Sibling Day, we’re celebrating our favorite top 10 anime brothers and sisters.  The Silva Siblings: Nozel, Nebra, Solid, and Noelle—Black Clover This set of silver-haired nobles take sibling rivalry to the next level! While […]

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Spring 2019 Will Warm You Up!

Spring is upon us, and with it comes a whole new season of anime! Check out everything coming to Funimation Now in April, including shows that will continue from the Winter 2019 season. We’ll be updating with more announcements soon, so stay tuned! Here’s what we have so far: YU-NO: A Girl Who Chants Love […]

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Fairy Tail March Magic Madness!

Get ready for a month of pure magic and destruction! We want you to pick the bests of Fairy Tail in our March Magic Bracket. From best girl to best fight, it’s up to you to make sure your favorites make it to victory! *spoilers up to the current arc ensue!   Week 1 We’re […]

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Fairy Tail – Erza’s Workout Plan

Want to face the enemies of Fiore Kingdom but don’t even lift? We’ve got the perfect workout routine built by the strongest, most badass lady around—Erza Scarlet! Get prepared to work your core and be stronger than ever before with this guaranteed* regime. *we guarantee nothing Monday 400 Re-Quip Dips Change your outfit and your […]

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We’re Celebrating Strong Anime Women on International Women’s Day 💪

March 8th is International Women’s Day, so we added a new mood list on our site for Strong Female Leads. But, there are so many awesome women in anime that our list got crazy long! Here’s our attempt at highlighting some favorites: Major Motoko Kusanagi – Ghost in the Shell Commander in a law-enforcement agency. […]

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Three cheers for new tiers! New membership programs coming to FunimationNow ✨

On April 10, 2019, FunimationNow will introduce all-new tiered membership programs. These tiers will replace the current Premium subscription program and add-on options: Family & Friends and Power Up. Moving forward, the new membership tiers will be Premium, Premium Plus, and Premium Plus Ultra. All of the tiers – Premium, Premium Plus, and Premium Plus […]

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The Best Reactions to The Promised Neverland 😱

The Promised Neverland had a killer first season. Theories and speculation have run rampant among new fans across message boards and subreddits, and with every new episode came a whole new slew of questions. Even manga readers, who certainly know many of The Promised Neverland‘s twists and turns by this point have been caught off guard […]

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💕 One True Pairing: Our Top 10 Favorite Anime Couples

TLove and ships are in the air! To celebrate Valentine’s Day, we’re looking at the top ten anime couples that make our heart go ‘doki doki’. See if your favorites make the list! 002 x Hiro (DARLING in the FRANXX) We’re starting off with our newest, most darling couple. In a world where love doesn’t […]

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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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Why Steins;Gate 0 Is Worth Your Time

After watching the original Steins;Gate, it’s easy to see that the series has a lot going for it. Memorable characters, emotional intensity, and twists that’ll make your head spin—fans of the first anime will no doubt enjoy the interquel. So with the last episodes of Steins;Gate 0 fast approaching, here are some of the best […]

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Feed your spirit with these Kakuriyo recipes!

Make a feast that’s worthy of the mighty Umi-bouzu!

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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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New One Piece TV Special “Episode of East Blue” Coming to FunimationNow

We are excited to announce that the upcoming One Piece TV special, Episode of East Blue, will simulcast for US & Canadian subscribers on FunimationNow this weekend!

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Tales of Zestiria the X Food Recipe – Mabo Curry

After a long day of purifying the world, it’s always good to settle in with a big plate of Mabo Curry! And the entire Tales of series would agree. If there’s one thing that’s constant in the games, it’s that you are bound to learn a recipe for Mabo curry “something.”

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Sneak Peek at Funimation’s Winter 2017 SimulDub Lineup!

We’re beginning the Winter 2017 SimulDub/Simulcast announcements early with Crunchyroll this season! To start it off, we’re announcing Chain Chronicle – The Light of Haecceitas-.   Chain Chronicle – The Light of Haecceitas-     Movie 1 of Chain Chronicle will premiere this Friday at 2:00 PM ET for Crunchyroll premium users. In January 2017, the […]

Music & Anime: A Relationship – Guest Editorial Pt 1 – Dubbed Music In Anime

Caitlin Glass is an ADR director and voice actor for Funimation. You probably recognize her voice in your favorite titles like Fullmetal Alchemist, Ouran High School Host Club, Attack on Titan and One Piece, just to name a few. In addition to acting and directing, Caitlin has also adapted songs for Funimation dubs, often lending […]

Drifters SimulDub (English Dub) Cast Announcement

One of the biggest shows of the Fall 2016 Simulcast Season, Drifters, is finally getting its own SimulDub in a few days! This action-filled, sci-fi/historical thriller is arriving dubbed to FunimationNow channels this Sunday, November 6th, at 10:00pm ET. See the English cast list below:   Staff:   ADR Director – Christopher Bevins ADR Engineer – Matt Grounds Script Adaptation – Patrick […]

Game of Swords: The Japanese Swordboy Phenomenon of Touken Ranbu (Part 1)

Written by Touken Ranbu saniwa/fan and Funimation Brand Manager, Jennifu   Touken what now? Our newest SimulDub title Touken Ranbu – Hanamaru may have a long, difficult title, but if you’re the type of anime fan who follows what’s big in Japan, then you’ve probably heard of the “swordboy-collecting” phenomenon on that took Japanese fandom by storm! […]

Fall 2016 SimulDub™ English Cast Announcements – For The Love of Dubs

  This Fall, we’re dubbing even more shows than before and that means more cast announcements are going out! See the cast list for all of the Fall simulcast shows below as we put them out:   Click here to go to Izetta: the Last Witch   Izetta: the Last Witch     Our first Fall […]

First Look at Funimation’s Fall SimulDub Lineup!

We’re excited to share that our partners at Crunchyroll just announced some of their new season lineup! Here’s which of those shows you’ll find Funimation SimulDubs of on FunimationNow this fall, as well as much more to come!   NANBAKA Adapted from Shō Futamata’s Nanbaka manga!  ”Four men are assigned to Nanba, the world’s most formidable prison. […]