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AnimeExpo2012: FUNimation Panel Report

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FUNimation representatives Amanda Nanawa, Adam Sheehan, Justin Rojas, Adam Zehner and their new manager of conventions, Sarah Sullivan, took the stage for their company while FUNi’s Lance Heiskell hung back and filmed the whole event. “Event” seems like a good word as FUNi had so much to say their wasn’t any time for Q&A. Every […]

PR: FUNimation Entertainment Announces Multiple Acquisitions at Anime Expo 2012

FUNimation Entertainment Announces Multiple Acquisitions at Anime Expo Flower Mound, TX -JUNE 30, 2012- FUNimation Entertainment announced today at Anime Expo they have acquired the broadcast, home entertainment, streaming, and mobile rights to the complete anime series, Aria the Scarlet Ammo. The series is directed by Takashi Watanabe, best known for directing Ikki Tousen, Shakugan […]

PR: FUNimation Entertainment Announces Simulcast Rights to "Kingdom" at AnimeNEXT

FUNimation Entertainment Announces Simulcast Rights to Kingdom at AnimeNEXT (click to enlarge) Flower Mound, TX – June 8, 2012 -FUNimation Entertainment announced today at AnimeNEXT it has acquired the simulcasts rights for Kingdom. Full episodes will begin on www.funimation.com on Monday, June 11 2012 and will air every Monday 10AM CDT. A brief synopsis for […]

"Dragon Age: Dawn of the Seeker": Seek, But Don't Expect to Find

I haven’t finished it yet, but two of my favorite things about the Dragon Age: Origins video game are the fascinating cast of characters and the surprising nuance in the socio-political drama that dominates the game. Dragon Age: Origins has a memorably idiosyncratic cast, such as the tart-tongued witch Morrigan, the laconic and exceptionally stern […]

PR: FUNimation Shows to Appear on Adult Swim's Toonami Block

FUNimation Shows to Appear on Adult Swim’s Toonami Block Two New Original Series to Debut Saturday, May 26 Flower Mound, TX – May 24, 2012 – Adult Swim announced last week at their annual Upfront event in New York that it will be bringing back the popular anime programming block known as Toonami. The fan […]

FUNimation Announces New August Titles Including "Freezing"

The new anime releases for August from FUNimation are: * Freezing Complete Series (Blu-ray/DVD combo) (L.E.): 8/28/12 – 300 min. – $69.98 * Is This a Zombie? Complete Series (DVD) (L.E.): 8/7/12 – 325 min. – $64.98 * Oblivion Island: Haruka and the Magic Mirror (DVD; also available in Blu-ray/DVD combo): 8/14/12 – 100 min. […]

PR: "Dragon Age : Dawn of the Seeker" - One Night Event on May 24, 2012

Dragon Age : Dawn of the Seeker One Night Event on May 24, 2012 On May 24th 2012, FUNimation in conjunction with Bioware & EA will host a one night only, exclusive screening event for Dragon Age: Dawn of the Seeker. Screenings will all begin at 7pm for each respective showing with the exception of […]

FUNimation Announces New July Titles Including "Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt"

A number of new anime titles are coming in July from FUNimation: * El Cazador de la Bruja Complete Series (S.A.V.E.) (DVD): 7/10/12 – 650 min. – $29.98 * Ergo Proxy Complete Series (Anime Classics) (DVD): 7/3/12 – 575 min. – $39.98 * Fractale Complete Series (L.E.) (Blu-ray/DVD combo): 7/17/12 – 275 min. – $69.98 […]

"Sekirei" Season 1 (Re-release): Boobies Do Not a Good Show Make

Boobies! Now that I’ve got your attention, read the review. Sekirei is yet another entry in the tired “battle royale” genre of anime, where super-powered women duel to the death against each other in the hopes of winning “the game”. In this show’s case, the heroine is a sweet, extremely well-endowed gal named Musubi, a […]

Anime Boston 2012: FUNimation Announces 3 New Streaming , 1 New Home Video Release

FUNimation has announced the acquisition of the streaming rights to three new properties,”Is This a Zombie, season 2″ “Jormungand, season 1 and 2″, and the new Lupin the Third production “Lupin the Third: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine”. FUNimation has also acquired the full home video rights to “The Future Diary”.

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