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Preview for Fairy Tail the Movie: Phoenix Priestess English Dub

FUNimation has recently released a preview for the Hiro Mashima-planned Fairy Tail the Movie: Phoenix Priestess anime movie, coinciding with the presales for the movie’s December 10th release. The movie features a new character named Eclair, who is voiced by Jessica Calvello, Momon is voiced by Tiffany Grant and Cream is voiced by Scott Zenreich. […]

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One Piece

Upcoming English Shonen Jump to Include Strong World One Shot

The 10th movie in the One Piece franchise, titled One Piece: Strong World, will be making its way to North America via FUNimation on November 19th. The movie is notable for being one of the most successful films in the property, second only to the most recent film, One Piece: Film Z. In anticipation of […]

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Youtube Geek Week: Dragonball Z’s Most Memorable Moments

As part of Youtube’s Geek Week, FUNimation has just posted a new video compilation the most memorable moments from Akira Toriyama’s landmark shonen anime, Dragonball Z. The posting of the video is very timely, considering that FUNimation is also promoting their Dragon Box collection, which contains the original North American broadcast version of Dragon Ball […]

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Youtube Geek Week: Akira 25th Anniversary Edition Teaser Trailer

As part of Youtube’s Geek Week, FUNimation has just released a new teaser trailer for the iconic anime film Akira, which will be re-released later this year in order to celebrate its 25th anniversary. Details have yet to be confirmed regarding the 25th anniversary edition release, but there will be a Blu-Ray/DVD combo pack in […]

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Dragon Ball

FUNimation to Release Broadcast Version of Dragon Ball Z on DVD

A lot has been said about the original broadcast of Dragon Ball Z, namely with regard to the sheer amount of fillers it had, and how its removal made Dragon Ball Kai a much more accessible watch for newcomers to the franchise. However, those of us who grew up on the original versions feel that […]

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Other Cartoons

Toonami’s Samurai 7 Trailer

A trailer has been released to introduce Deadman Wonderland’s replacement on Cartoon Network’s Toonami programming block. Entitled Samurai 7, the show is a sci-fi anime that traces its roots from Akira Kurasawa’s 1954 film Seven Samurai. The show has already seen some measure of success when it was released in North America by FUNimation back […]

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FUNimation Entertainment Announces Simulcast Rights to Kingdom

Anime distributor FUNimation Entertainment has recently announced that it has acquired the simulcast rights for the Kingdom series. The distributor is planning to start airing full episodes of the anime on www.funimation.com starting on June 11, 2012 every Monday at 10AM CDT.

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FUNimation Releases Mobile App

FUNimation is ready to make a mark on the mobile app market, with the release of their first ever Phunware-created mobile app, which is now available in the iTunes App Store (for iOS devices) and Google Play (for Android devices).

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Dragon Ball

Production of Dragonball Z Blu Rays Suspended by FUNimation

FUNimation has recently announced that the production of all future planned BluRay releases of Dragonball Z (including Level 2.1, which was supposed to be released on March 27 this year) have been suspended indefinitely.

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Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos

Edward and Al are back in another exciting movie that is coming to a theater near you! Well hopefully its near for some, it’s going to be in certain theaters. The Brothers will make their way to Canadian theaters on January 15th/19th. All Canadian screenings will have the dubbed version of the film. For the […]

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FUNimation Entertainment acquires Hellsing Ultimate’s 8th OVA

In case vampires that sparkle in the sun don’t do it for you, FUNimation Entertainment’s recent home video rights acquisition may be right up your alley – an ancient, primal destructive force clad in red, unkillable and with enough destructive force to level an entire city – meet Arucard: the first vampire. In an announcement […]

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One Piece

FUNimation shares treasure: new One Piece episodes in 2012

It has been revealed in a recent unofficial One Piece Podcast that a fourth season of the action adventure anime ‘One Piece’ will be released by FUNimation Entertainment. The podcast is unofficial, but hosted by FUNimation senior Brand Manager Curtis Shaw and voice talents Christopher Sabat and Colleen Clinkenbeard (who did the voice for Roronoa […]