Anime Expo 2010: FUNimation Licenses 17 Properties, Announces New Simulcasts
FUNimation has announced the licensing of a total of 17 properties at Anime Expo 2010. 7 new to the United States properties and 10 relicenses of previous Geneon releases. New to the United States are Darker than BLACK Season 2; Shakugan no Shana season 2, movie and OVA; Toaru Majutsu no Index; Toaru Kagaku no Railgun; Black Lagoon: Roberta’s Blood Trail; Hellsing Ultimate volumes 5-7; and the Trigun: Badlands Rumble theatrical film. Trigun: Badlands Rumble will receive a theatrical release in the United States.
From the former Geneon archives FUNimation has relicensed Texhnolyze; Ai Yori Aoshi; Armitage III; Haibane Renmei;the Hellsing television series; Serial Experiments Lain;and most of the rest of the Tenchi properties including Tenchi in Tokyo; Tenchi Universe;the Tenchi Muyo! OVAs; and the Tenchi Muyo! movies.
FUNimation will also be simulcasting the Moyashimon live-action series as well as the animated Shiki, Black Butler 2; Sekirei ~Pure Engagement~; The Legend of the Legendary Heroes; and Sengoku Basara Two.
[Source: Funimation Blog and ANN]