Tag: funimation

Sony close to acquiring Crunchyroll for nearly $1 billion!!

How’s it going, J1 fans! Sony looks ready to beef up their anime community should this deal work out with Crunchyroll. According to an in article on The Verge, the house that PlayStation built is close to closing a deal to buy the Japanese anime streaming giant for a cool 100 billion yen, or $987 …

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The Stone War is nearly upon us!! Dr. Stone Season Two teaser trailer!

What’s up, J1 fans! The great Stone Wars is about to begin! Ahead of Dr. STONE’s second season, the TV anime official Twitter account posted a teaser trailer announcing the “the eve of the decisive battle trailer” that will released Sunday during the Jump Special Anime Festa 2020, which will be held virtually on YouTube …

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Listen to LiSA’s new single in the latest “Demon Slayer: Mugen Train” trailer!!

There is nothing that can derail the “D-train” that is Demon Slayer! The Twitter account for “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie – Mugen Train” posted a new trailer featuring a new song from LiSA, titled “Homura” along with a new visual of Enmu. The film is expected to hit Japan theaters on October …

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Aniplex to release Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba limited edition DVD/Blu-Ray!!

How’s it going, J1 Fans! DevilDriver1313 here with news for all you Demon Slayer fans. Aniplex of America is bringing Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba home to you on Blu-Ray standard and limited editions with the first half of he series set for release on June 30. The second half will follow on November 24. …

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Kodansha delays Spring manga releases, many other publications also delayed

Hey there J1 Fans, DevilDriver1313 here with a bit of a bummer for manga readers and anime fans. Due to this world health crisis, several publishing companies of manga, anime English dubs and card games have announced over the weekend that they will be delaying the Spring releases of several of their products. Kodansha USA …

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Tohru and the Soma family are back for Fruits Basket season 2 – premieres April 6

So, while you are all cooped up in your homes for a while, there’s is some new anime on the way to pass the time. Tohru and the Soma family are back to keep you company as they return for a second season of Fruits Basket, which is set to premiere April 6. The first …

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Strike Witches: Road to Berlin trailer – new TV anime coming Oct. 2020!!

Pants are optional for viewing this trailer for the upcoming new Strike Witches TV anime. The 501st Joint Fighter Squad are back to protect humanity while fighting monsters with no pants required. Strike Witches: Road to Berlin is the new series coming in October 2020 to the Strike Witches franchise. Funimation distributes the Strike Witches …

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Seven Deadly Sins manga gets new anime and sequel series!!

Anime fans, listen up! The Seven Deadly Sins is getting a new anime series! The 17th issue of Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Magazine revealed that the new anime adapted from Nakaba Suzuki’s The Seven Deadly Sins manga, titled Nanatsu no Taizai: Fundo no Shinpan (The Seven Deadly Sins: Anger’s Judgement) will air in October on TV …

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Cells at Work! anime set to return January 2021!!

Hey J1 Fans, DevilDirver1313 here bringing you some anime news. We have all enjoyed the fun and educational anime Cells At Work, and we have been itching to know what happens now that the Red Blood and White Blood Cell have a new host of friends following the first season’s conclusion. Aniplex has revealed a …

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VA Brice Armstrong, Captain Ginyu and narrator on Dragon Ball, passes away

The world of anime lost another legend. Voice actor Brice Armstrong has passed away. Talent agency Mary Collins Agency revealed the actor’s death on Sunday. Armstrong worked primarily at Funimation before his retirement in 2009. He is best known for voicing Captain Ginyu in the Funiamtion dub of Dragon Ball Z. He was also the …

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