Funimation Acquires Attack on Titan Season 3 & Japanese Premiere Date Announced

On Friday, Pony Canyon began streaming an all-new trailer for the upcoming season of Attack on Titan. This new trailer for the third season revealed its Japanese premiere is July 22 at 12:45 a.m. on NHK. Short afterwards, Funimation Entertainment officially announced they acquired the rights to distribute and dub the season. In addition, Funimation provided an English subtitled version of the trailer. Also, the Attack on Titan official website revealed two new cast members, Kazuhiro Yamaji and Yūsaku Yara. Kazuhiro Yamaji will play Kenny Ackerman, a former member of Military Police…

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My Hero Academia to Premiere on Toonami

The official Toonami facebook page has updated with a look at the new schedule for the block starting on May 5 at 10:30 P.M. The new schedule reveals that My Hero Academia will airing on Toonami starting at 11:30 P.M. Funimation Entertainment describes the series. Summer is here,and the heroes of Class 1-A and 1-B are in for the toughest training camp of their lives! A group of seasoned pros pushes everyone’s Quirks to new heights as the students face one overwhelming challenge after another. Braving the elements in this secret location becomes the least of their worries when routine training…

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New My Hero Academia Season 3 Character Visuals Revealed

The official My Hero Academia website has updated with new visuals for some of the new characters that will be introduced in the third season of the series. The characters include: Daichi Endō: Twice (Quirk= Double) Tsuguo Mogami: Mr. Compress (Quirk= Compress) Ryō Iwasaki: Spinner (Currently unknown) Satoru Inoue: Magne  (Quirk=Magnetism) The third season of the anime series will premiere on April 7 at 5:30 P.M. on YTV, NTV, and 27 other network affiliates. Source: ANN, Official Website

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Funimation To Simuldub First Six Episodes of My Hero Academia Season 3

Funimation Entertainment has announced that they will be simildubbing the first six episodes of My Hero Academia Season 3 simultaneously as it premieres in Japan on April 7. The series will also simulcast on Crunchyroll and Hulu with the original Japanese audio and English subtitles on the same day. Funimation Entertainment also provided a trailer on their official Youtube channel. The dubbed episodes will be released on FunimationNow in the following territories: United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, and Australia. Source: ANN, Funimation  

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New Cast Members Announced for My Hero Academia Season 3

The recent issue of the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has revealed some new cast members for the third season of the My Hero Academia anime series. The new cast members include: Kiyotaka Furushima: Mustard  Shuhei Matsuda: Moonfish  Kousuke Takaguchi: Muscular The third season of the anime series will premiere on April 7 at 5:30 P.M. on YTV, NTV, and 27 other network affiliates. Source: ANN    

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My Hero Academia Anime’s 3rd Season Premiere Date Announced

Betten Court, the illustrator for the My Hero Academia manga spin-off series titled, My Hero Academia: Vigilantes, has recently posted the cover for the third volume of the manga. The cover’s jacket revealed that the third season will premiere on April 7. The series will air at 5:30 p.m. on Saturdays on YTV, NTV, and 27 other network affiliates.  The season will also be streamed on Funimation. 見本届きましたー!2月2日(金)発売よろしくお願いします~! pic.twitter.com/4deMKP451g — 別天荒人 (@bet10co10) January 30, 2018 As reported earlier, the upcoming season will feature the forest trip arc that was featured in the manga series.   Source: ANN, Betton Court

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My Hero Academia Anime Season 3 PV Streamed

The official Toho Animation Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for My Hero Academia.  The latest trailer features events from the second season of the anime.  The trailer also features the first opening theme for the second season titled, “Peace Sign,” which was performed by Kenshi Yonezu.  The video also promotes the third season of the anime and also Yonezu’s new album titled, “Bootleg,” which will be released on November 1. The third season will premiere in Japan in April 2018 and will feature the forest trip arc from the manga series.  Funimation will also be streaming the third season of the anime…

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HG Gundam Barbatos Metallic Gloss Injection Review [Model Kit Monday]

Model Kit Monday returns! On today’s review we look at the High Grade Iron Blooded Orphans Gundam Barbatos + Smoothbore Gun (Metallic Gloss Injection Ver) from the Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans Blu-Ray/DVD Limited Edition set. This Gunpla was made exclusively for the North American Blu-Ray release of the series as there was no Smoothbore Gun released in the Metallic Gloss Injection version. The box even has the Funimation logo added to it! Included with the Barbatos is its Mace, Sword, Smoothbore Gun and Mobile Worker (CGS Ver). So how does…

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Garo: Crimson Moon Anime Film Announced

The official Garo website has announced that a film for the Garo: Crimson Moon anime series. Currently no other details are confirmed at this time due to the project being early in development.  For those who are unaware, Garo: Crimson Moon is the second anime series based on the Garo Tokusatsu franchise.  The series premiered in 2015 and was licensed by Funimation Entertainment in North America for both home video and for streaming. The film is the fourth confirmed project in the works following the recently announced projects, which include: Untitled Garo: Crimson Moon Film Garo: Kami No Kiba Jinga TV…

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Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans Season 1 Limited Edition Unboxing

Hello everyone, Soundout here and today we will be unboxing Funimation’s Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans Limited Edition Box. This set contains the Blu-Ray/DVD combo packs for Iron Blooded Orphans Season 1, Part 1 and Season 1, Part 2. This means the set contains the entire first season of the show. Also included is several items that will make Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans fans very happy. These range from an art booklet to an exclusive Gundam Barbatos High Grade model kit. Check out the video below to see all…

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