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A look at Naruto (Image: Funimation)

Funimation, VIZ Media Bringing Original Naruto Series to Streamer

While it may not have the long lines or wonderfully-priced "dirty water dogs" of the old ways of "con-ing," FunimationCon is doing its best to still give anime fans all of the news and previews they expect Not looking to waste any time, Funimation announced Friday morning that it was partnering with VIZ Media to[...]

A look at live-action series that would make great anime, lile Preacher with a Cowboy Bebop vibe (Images: AMC/Sunrise)

Preacher Done Cowboy Bebop Style? 5 Shows Begging to Be Made Anime

We have seen anime brought to life before, but today we're switching things up. Today we talk about which live-action shows would make great anime. It seems it might be a bit more effective to translate live-action shows into animated form than the other way around considering all the failed attempts at making live-action versions […]

The Promised Neverland Manga has Run Its Final Chapter

The Promised Neverland Manga has Unleashed Its Final Chapter

The series is a Young Adult heroic adventure that teaches readers about being smart, thoughtful, and strategic in their approach to life.The series has spawned a popular anime series that is now on streaming services like Crunchyroll, Hulu, and Funimation, and Amazon Studios announced it is developing a live-action TV series.The series will be complete[...]

The Promised Neverland live-action series is coming to Amazon (Image: Viz)

The Promised Neverland: Amazon Lands Live-Action Adaptation Series

It appears hit Japanese manga series The Promised Neverland will be taking the next step in its on-screen evolution, with Heroes star Masi Oka, writer and director Rodney Rothman (Spider-Man: Into The Spiderverse), and Vertigo Entertainment bringing a live-action series to Amazon. With Rothman directing and Meghan Malloy (Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse) writing the pilot, […]

Cardcaptor Sakura image from Madhouse.

Cardcaptor Sakura, Digimon, Ranma 1/2 and More: My Anime Comfort Food

I am a big enthusiast of the 90's anime I grew up with. I re-watch them like crazy, especially now that I have been working from home. While I look for new anime to watch, I still keep running back to my comfort shows in order to keep a better mind-set and sometimes escape reality […]

One Piece Portgas D Ace Gets a Limited Edition Statue from Megahouse

One Piece Portgas D Ace Gets a Limited Edition Statue from Megahouse

Funimation has a great way to celebrate our return of a pirate's life with a new limited edition statue This statue is of Luffy’s brother Portgas D Ace This Neo-Maximum Ver Portrait of Pirates statue comes in at 8.5 inches tall and features him in a very dynamic pose The Megahouse statue is sculpted and[...]

A look at the recording of the Cowboy Bebop charity song, courtesy of Funimation.

Cowboy Bebop Cast, Composer Yoko Kanno Release COVID-19 Charity Song

She was probably a major factor in the series’ popularity to this day, with Netflix currently producing a live-action version starring John Cho.[caption id="attachment_1201958" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A look at the recording of the Cowboy Bebop charity song, courtesy of Funimation.[/caption]Anime News Network reported that Kanno and her band gathered a bunch of voice actors and[...]

Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai official cover by Yen Press.

Yen Press Launches Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai Novel

As he discovers more about her to uncover the key to the mystery, they become a classic bickering rom-com couple.[caption id="attachment_1200583" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai official cover by Yen Press.[/caption]The high school rom-com is written by Hajime Kamoshida and illustrated by Keji Mizoguchi and is now available in print[...]

Fruits Basket The Three Musketeers Arc 2 Hi Rez

Yen Press to Release "Fruits Basket" Spinoff Manga Digitally

The new chapter debuts simultaneously to the Japanese release of the third part on 5/4/20 for $2.99.Season 2 of the Fruits Basket anime is currently streaming on Funimation and Crunchyroll with new episodes every Monday The original manga series is available in twelve deluxe volumes titled Fruits Basket Collector’s Edition published by Yen Press. As[...]

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"My Hero Academia": Returns & Reveals Power Solid "Tweener" Ep [REVIEW]

This episode proved much more of a balance between slice-of-life anime and shounen then what's led up to it - though even with the returns and revelations, it still feels as if we're building towards something.[caption id="attachment_1186539" align="alignnone" width="1277"] My Hero Academia / Funimation[/caption]We start with a bit of big news: Eri has been discharged[...]

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"My Hero Academia" Review: Our Heroes "Let It Flow" at School Festival

This slice-of-life feel was so reminiscent of anime I grew up with that I could not contain myself-- I was and probably still am on full fan mode.[caption id="attachment_1183097" align="alignnone" width="1920"] Funimation[/caption][rwp_box id="0"]This episode starts exactly where it left off-- Gentle Criminal, La Brava, and Deku are found by Hound Dog and Ectoplasm[...]



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"My Hero Academia" Season 4 "Prepping for the School Festival Is the Funnest Part": Bakugo, Gentle Criminal & Midori/All Might Moment Highlight Slow, Steady Ep [SPOILER REVIEW]

More proof of the love and respect they hold for one another.[caption id="attachment_1174990" align="alignnone" width="1280"] My Hero Academia / Funimation[/caption]Once again, we take a little step back from Deku and get to enjoy the rest of the cast I loved the little details… especially how badly Deku and Aoyama seemed to be when it came[...]

'My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising' Dubbed Trailer Debuts

'My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising' Dubbed Trailer Debuts

My Hero Academia returns to theaters this weekend with Heroes Rising, and Sony Pictures have released a dubbed trailer. As someone who has no experience with this series, even I think this looks sweet. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iaMLBWj6HjIVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: MY HERO ACADEMIA: HEROES RISING – Official Dub Trailer (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iaMLBWj6HjI) Class 1-A visits […]

Everything That Makes "My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising" Worthwhile

Everything that Makes "My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising" Worthwhile

Ultimately, it's a very new challenge by getting the opportunity to utilize what they've learned without feeling like we're overloaded with characters.[caption id="attachment_1165411" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Funimation Films[/caption]Some of the highlights include a massive conflict between one of the villains and Todoroki (& company) or an unforgettable partnership between Bakugo and Deku that will without a[...]