Attack on Titan Season 3 Worldwide Premiere Announced

FUNimation Entertainment has announced that the Attack on Titan Season 2 recap film will be screened as apart of a two night event at North American & Canadian theaters.  The film will also be accompanied by the worldwide premiere of the first episode of the third season of series just before it airs in Japanese television on July 22. The film titled, “Attack on Titan Roar of Awakening,” will have limited screenings on July 10-11.  The film as well as the first episode of season three will be presented with it’s original Japanese Audio with English subtitles on July 10 and will…

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Funimation Announces Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans Season Two Home Video Release Details

Funimation Entertainment has recently revealed details for their home video release for Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans Season Two. The second season aired in Japan on October 2, 2016 to April 2, 2017, and ran for 25 episodes. The English dub premiered on Toonami starting on October 7, 2017 and finished its run on April 28, 2018.   The second season will be released in two volumes and also as a BD/ DVD Combo Limited Edition on August 7.  The BD/ DVD Combo Limited Edition will be priced at a MSRP of $149.99 and is currently listed on…

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Funimation Announces Cowboy Bebop 20th Anniversary Collector’s Edition Concepts Campaign

Funimation Entertainment has announced details for a special campaign for the Cowboy Bebop 20th Anniversary Collector’s Edition.  Funimation Entertainment provided a promotional video for the campaign on their official Facebook page. The promotional video is narrated by Beau Billingslea aka Jet Black. Fans will be able to chose between three different tiers that will include different bonuses depending on which version are backed. Each tier will need a minimum of 1000 backers and the campaign will last until May 31. The fully backed versions of the Cowboy Bebop 20th Anniversary Collector’s Edition will ship this November. The versions include: THE…

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Dances with the Dragons Anime English Dub Cast Revealed

The first episode of the Dances with the Dragons anime series premiered on the FunimationNow service on Saturday, which revealed the English dub cast of the show. The cast includes: Garret Storms: Gayus Levina Soleil Josh Bangle: Gigina Jardi Doruk Meleios Ashley-Bufh Megan Shipman: Jivenya Lorezzo Janelle Lutz: Nidvork Garrett Schenck: Mouldeen Oujes Gunei Natalie Hoover: Curaçao Opte Kouga Kyle Igneczi: Horton Brandon McInnis: Helodel Jeremy Inman: Rolca Klem Bagfotte Jad Saxton: Jokanne Rachael Messer: Xenobia Ilm Jeska Madeleine Morris: Arzel Sonny Strait: Sazaran The English production team consists of:…

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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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Funimation Licenses Garo The Movie: Divine Flame

Funimation Entertainment has recently revealed that they have licensed Garo The Movie: Divine Flame. For those who are unaware, the film was released in Japan in 2016 and featured events that took place four years after the first season of Garo: The Animation.  The film will be released as a BD/DVD Combo pack on July 10 with a list price of $34.98. The film is currently set at $26.24 on the official Funimation website. Funimation Entertainment provided a synopsis for the series.   Four years after the events of Garo: The Animation, León and Alfonso are called away to defeat the…

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Twin Star Exorcists English Dub Cast Members Announced

Funimation Entertainment announced at C2E2 that Crunchyroll will be producing the dub for Twin Star Exorcists with the help of Ryan Johnston, Suzanne Goldfish and David W. Barr. Funimation will be releasing the dub on July 24. Viz Media provided a description for the series. The story centers on Rokuro and Benio, an exorcist duo who are fated to marry and have a child. Given the title of “Twin Star Exorcists,” the two battle to protect humanity from vicious monsters known as Kegare.   The confirmed cast list includes: Bryce Papenbrook: Rokuro Enmado Cassandra Lee Morris: Benio Adashino Laura Summer:…

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Official Images: S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla (2016) Fourth Form Frozen Ver.

Tamashii Nations has updated their S.H.MonsterArts listings for an all-new Premium Bandai exclusive figure. This figure is based on the blood coagulant frozen Godzilla from the 2016 blockbuster, Shin Godzilla! Properly titled S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla (2016) Fourth Form Frozen Ver. this figure captures the final scene of the film, where Godzilla is frozen during its next phase in evolution. The figure will be cast with three-dimensional scanning to insure the emergence of the Fifth Form from the tail is met properly. The figure is also being modeled and designed by Takayuki…

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Dragon Ball Super – Time Change, Hiatus, or Finale?

News broke overnight that Dragon Ball Super is going to be switched out for the Gegege no Kitaro series on April 1st. In addition, Fuji TV vaguely explained that there is no intention of a new Dragon Ball series, or that Super is officially over. This has led fans to speculate that Fuji TV is trying to avoid saying outright the series is cancelled. Whereas, others believe it is just moving, or being placed on a hiatus. According to this newspaper, the new Gegege no Kitaro series will indeed take Super’s…

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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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