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Hunter X Hunter: A Little Late But Still Loving This Anime Party

Hunter X Hunter: A Little Late But Still Loving This Anime Party

Last year was a great excuse for me to finally go back to reading manga and catch up on so many anime I have had on my "Need to Watch" list. Some of which I will probably write about at some point, like Akatsuki No Yona. This past week though I binged on one I […]

Attack on Titan: Animes Version of HBOs Game of Thrones

Attack on Titan: Anime's Version of HBO's Game of Thrones

It is the anime answer to Game of Thrones.[caption id="attachment_1324118" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Attack on Titan - Season 4: Final Season" poster, Funimation[/caption]It’s not facetious to say that There’s a long list of parallels Attack on Titan has to Game of Thrones Both are genre-busting fantasy epics that subverted decades of audience expectations for the genre[...]

My Hero Academia: Yes I Know Hating Bakugo Makes Me A Hypocrite

My Hero Academia: Yes, I Know Hating Bakugo Makes Me A Hypocrite

However, there has been one character that always takes me to my limit, and the only one I really can not pull it together to like: Katsuki Bakugo.[caption id="attachment_1323832" align="aligncenter" width="600"] My Hero Academia (Image: Funimation/Bones)[/caption]The love I see flowing toward Bakugo constantly confuses me From the first moment on, Bakugo has been a bully[...]

Uzumaki Godzilla: Singular Point &#038 More: 5 Anime on Our 2021 Radar

Uzumaki, Godzilla: Singular Point & More: 5 Anime on Our 2021 Radar

(Images: Netflix / Adult Swim / Funimation / screencap)[/caption]Along with returning series, there are as many interesting new titles being released this year In the spirit of a great anime-themed 2021, here are five anime in particular that are on my radar:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vqcNKCaGYBcShaman King (April 2021): Since I am only allowed one reboot (unfortunately no follow-up[...]

Crunchyroll: AT&#038T Selling Service to Sonys Funimation Global Group

Crunchyroll: AT&T Selling Service to Sony's Funimation Global Group

had agreed to a deal that would find AT&T selling Crunchyroll anime service to Funimation Global Group, LLC (a joint venture between Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc and Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc.’s subsidiary, Aniplex Inc) With Crunchyroll carrying more than 3 million SVOD subscribers, 90 million registered users in more than 200 countries and territories,[...]

My Hero Academia Ochacho Gets Exclusive Funko Pop from FUNimation

My Hero Academia Ochacho Gets Exclusive Funko Pop from FUNimation

My Hero Academia fans are about to get excited as FUNimation has announced a brand new exclusive Pop from Funko The sweet and wonderful Ochaco Uraraka is floating on in with her newest exclusive Pop Vinyl Using her gravity quirk, Ochaco is shown floating in the air in an amazing superhero fashion This is the[...]

Sherlock Moriarty the Patriot &#038 The Thirst for Holmes Fanfic

Sherlock, Moriarty the Patriot & The Thirst for Holmes Fanfic

Moriarty the Patriot is now streaming on Funimation. It was inevitable: Moriarty the Patriot, one of the anime series getting the most buzz this season, introduced their version of Sherlock Holmes, and lo and behold, he looks like the Benedict Cumberbatch version! Moriarty the Patriot is adapted from a popular manga series that’s already a[...]

Anime Dub/Sub Issues: When Meaning &#038 Feels Get Lost in Translation

Anime Dub/Sub Issues: When Meaning & Feels Get Lost in Translation

Often times I get called out for being too judgmental when it comes to anime and dubbing. It is true. I am. However, there is a different feeling to me when you watch it in its main language and subbed rather than translated. Somehow, more often than not part of the feeling behind the whole […]

Inuyasha Sequel Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon Unveiled by VIZ Media

Inuyasha Sequel Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon Unveiled by VIZ Media

VIZ Media, America’s leading pop culture publisher and producer of Japanese manga and animation in North America announced today Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon is coming to Crunchyroll, Funimation, and Hulu on October 3, 2020 The series is an anime-only sequel to Rumiko Takahashi’s classic manga and anime series Inuyasha The original manga series ran from 1996 to[...]

Fruits Basket Anime to Get 3rd and Final Season in 2021

Fruits Basket Anime to Get 3rd and Final Season in 2021

Funimation announced today that TV Tokyo has confirmed the third and final season of the Fruits Basket anime series will premiere in 2021 The hit series just completed its second season on streaming services Funimation and Crunchyroll Funimation also produces the English dub of the show and will continue to do so for its third[...]

Crunchyroll For Sale WarnerMedia Reportedly In Talks with Sony More

Crunchyroll For Sale? WarnerMedia Reportedly In Talks with Sony, More

"It became pretty clear that we needed to have one content organization to make it easier for us to make decisions to greenlight the best possible stories that we can then take increasingly direct to consumers," said Kilar in a recent THR interview.[caption id="attachment_1240315" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The official logo for Crunchyroll.[/caption]While it's no surprise that[...]

Funimation VIZ Media Bringing Original Naruto Series to Streamer

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[...]

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

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 Unleashed 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: Amazon Lands Live-Action Adaptation Series

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

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[...]

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

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[...]

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

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[...]

Yen Press to Release Fruits Basket Spinoff Manga Digitally

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[...]