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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 […]

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Funimation App for Nintendo Switch Will Launch as Console’s First and Only Anime App

Funimation announces that their app will launch on the Nintendo Switch. Now Switch users too can watch anime in between sessions of games like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Assuming that anyone buys a Switch for any other game, that is. Funimation announced on Twitter and their own website that their anime […]

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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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Funimation App Will be Available on PS5 and Xbox Series X at Launch

Turns out, you won’t have to download the Funimation app onto your PS5 and/or Xbox Series X when you get it/them. Sony and Microsoft will take care of that for you. Funimation has just announced that the Funimation app will be available on the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S at launch on November […]

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Inuyasha Original English Dub Cast Will Reunite for Yashahime Dub

It appears Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon is getting really popular and/or really good. It’s the only reason I can think of for why the original English dub cast for Inuyasha is getting back together again for Yashahime. This bit of news came straight from Viz Media’s own official Twitter account. I think it’s safe to say […]

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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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NYCC 2020: Latest “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba” Movie Trailer

NYCC 2020 covers a lot of topics, with anime being only one of the many. This panel though specifically talks about one hit anime in particular: Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba. Even more specifically, it’s about the upcoming Mugen Train anime movie, for which we now have a brand new trailer to see. And boy, […]