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Funimation Officially Announces Acquisition of Crunchyroll

Funimation has just announced that they have just signed an agreement with Crunchyroll to acquire it. Funimation made this announcement both on Twitter and on their official website. With the merger of both anime streaming platforms, Sony Pictures now owns a very large share of the anime streaming world. CEO of Funimation Global Group, Colin […]

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Sony Reportedly in Talks to Buy Crunchyroll from AT&T to the Tune of Over $950 Million

Sony, apparently not satisfied with owning Funimation, now set their sights on Crunchyroll as well. Can anyone say “anime monopoly”? Reuters reports that Sony is currently in the last stages of talks with Crunchyroll’s parent company, AT&T, to buy the anime streaming platform. How much is AT&T asking for, you might ask? Why, apparently, $950 […]

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Netflix Looking To Take On Crunchyroll And Funimation Through Partnership with Major Anime Studios

Netflix seems to be looking to do a major expansion of their anime catalog. How else do you explain this massive, multi-studio partnership they’ve been Tweeting as loudly as possible? Netflix has just announced a partnership with multiple major anime studios in order to bring more original anime content onto the streaming platform. Seriously, these […]

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‘Attack on Titan’ Final Season Drops This Year on Funimation and Crunchyroll

Attack on Titan fans are no strangers to waiting for content to drop. After a nearly four-year gap between its first and second seasons, they know all about waiting. But good news! The wait for the series’ fourth and final season will soon draw to a close. While we still don’t have an exact premiere […]

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Comic-Con@Home 2020: Crunchyroll Panel

San Diego Comic-Con may be cancelled, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy it at home with Comic-Con@Home 2020. And what better way to start than with the part about Crunchyroll? Anime FTW Crunchyroll is one of the most popular streamers of anime in the world. No, I’m not kidding. According to their own video […]

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“Goblin Slayer: Goblin’s Crown” Heads to Crunchyroll July 28

Goblin Slayer fans rejoice, for we’ve got a new anime film to see on Crunchyroll! That is, when July 28 rolls around. “In the Hall of the Mountain King”, Anyone? Goblin Slayer: Goblin’s Crown tells the story of the 5th volume of the light novel by Kumo Kagyu which spawned the anime. Basically, Goblin Slayer […]

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Kaguya-sama: Love Is War Coming to Hulu, Crunchyroll, and FunimationNow this January

In romance, the first one to confess their love is the loser. Aniplex of America’s brand new romantic comedy, Kaguya-sama: Love Is War, has been confirmed to begin streaming on Hulu, Crunchyroll, and FunimationNow. The hilarious and quick-witted anime is based on Aka Akasaka’s manga series published in Shueisha’s Young Jump magazine. The manga is on its eleventh […]

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Top 5 Anime To Look Forward To In 2021

2021 marks the beginning of a new year, especially for anime. To save you all some trouble looking them up, here’s a quick list of five anime you might want to look up this year. Now admittedly, some of these anime choices are the result of personal bias on my part. But well, if it […]

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Demon Slayer Manga Slays 2020 Oricon Sales Records

The Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga continues to slash through records, even as its anime and anime film does the same. Look out, Luffy! Here comes Tanjiro! Oricon‘s yearly sales rankings for 2020 shows Demon Slayer coming in first place, beating popular titles like One Piece and The Promised Neverland. However, that isn’t even […]

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Poll for Top Anime of 2020 Shows Kaguya-sama on Top

Turns out, a whole lot of people agree that Kaguya-sama: Love is War is the top anime of 2020. And if there’s one thing you can trust, it’s a poll involving tens of thousands of people. Anime Corner recently conducted a poll for the Top 10 Anime of the Year for 2020. 47,323 people participated […]