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Attack on Titan Season 3 Toonami Premiere Date Announced

The official Toonami Facebook page has updated with the announcement that the third season of Attack on Titan will premiere on the block on August 18.  As reported previously, the world premiere for the season was screened by Funimation Entertainment in North America and Canadian theaters earlier this month. The season will later premiere in Japan on July 22. For those who haven’t been following the anime, the second season of the series finished its run on the block last July. For those who aren’t familiar with the anime, Funimation provided a short description for theRead More


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 willRead More


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- 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 Funimation’s website at $112.49.  TheRead More


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: THERead More


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:Read More


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 defeatRead More


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: MayuraRead More


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 TVRead More


Funimation Announces Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199 English Dub Cast

Funimation Entertainment has recently announced the English Dub cast for Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199.   The English Dub cast includes: Chris Wehkamp: Susumu Kodai Ricco Fajardo: Daisuke Shima Brian Mathis: Okita Mallorie Rodak: Mori The first episode Dub cast will consist of: Apphia Yu: Jiro Kenny Green: Dr. Sado Felecia Angelle: Harada Bill Jenkins: Hijikata Jeremy Inman: Hirata Mike McFarland: Kato Z. Charles Bolton: Mamoru Kodai Stephen Fu: Nanbu Phil Parsons: Sanada Doug Jackson: Serizawa Bradley Campbell: Todo R Bruce Elliott: Tokugawa Ben Phillips: Yabu Kent Williams: Yamanami The production castRead More


Outlaw Star To Premiere On Toonami

The official Toonami Facebook page has updated with announcement that Outlaw Star will be premiering on the network.  The series will premiere on August 19 at 2:30 A.M. EST in full HD.  The series previously premiered on the network in 2001 and later on Adult Swim in early 2002.  For those who are unaware Outlaw Star is an anime series produced by Sunrise in 1998. Funimation provided a synopsis for the series. Gene Starwind is a jack-of-all-trades responsible for odd jobs and bounty hunting with his partner, Jim Hawking. Stuck on a rundown planet, he’s going nowhere fast. But when a bodyguardRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan God Goku

Last night, Premium Bandai updated its site with the listings for the May 19th pre-order items. Among the items listed is the previously teased S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan God Goku! Fans best know this form of Super Saiyan for its debut in the 2013 Dragon Ball Z film, Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods. The form was achieved through a ridiculous process where Shenron was summoned, and a wish was made to inform the Z-Fighters of the necessary ritual to obtain the form. The ritual in question, required five Saiyans to merge their energyRead More