Tag Archives: Funimation

5 Anime to Check Out This Fall Season

As the summer anime lineup came and went, the fall lineup has already begun.  Last season had some strong standouts, like Berserk, Mob Psycho 100, and Tales of Zestiria the X, and I’m seeing even more anime with standout potential for the Fall.  As each series this season reaches into their second or third episodes, it’s a perfect time to release my Top 5 anime so you don’t get caught falling behind.  Keep in mind, this list is in no particular order.  Also be mindful that you can catch all of these shows primarily on Crunchyroll and Funimation, as well as Daisuke.      Occultic;Nine Looking visually reminiscent of the popular RPG series Persona, Occultic;Nine revolves around a teenager, Yuuta Gamon and his blog, which he uses to explain away the paranormal with science, only to have his exploits mystically backfire on him.  Through his exploits, he soon meets a group who confronts him about the occult and paranormal, and before we know it we’re in full swing for some crazy season 10 X-Files type of murder-mystery.   There’s a little fun, a few bland tropes here and there, and one hell of an oppai (the biggest trope of all)….

Cowboy Bebop Coming to Blu-Ray, Digital Download

    At last weeks Otakon Convention in Dallas, Funimation made a slew of announcements that would make any Otaku’s panties drop.  How fitting, amiright?  Spokesmen from Sunrise International announced that FUNinmation studios acquired the rights to many series including additional episodes of Fairy Tail, Tales of the Abyss, both seasons of Code Geass, including the Akito OVA and the Banner of the Stars series.

Hey Warner Bros, Nobody Wants an Akira Adaptation

    Back in 2008, Warner Bros. paid oodles of money to acquire the rights to the anime classic, Akira. Since then they’ve been trying desperately to get the movie off the ground. Hey Warner Bros, allow me to let you in on a little secret; Nobody wants to see an adaptation of Akira!