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Crunchyroll and Funimation merge into one offering
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Crunchyroll and Funimation merge into one offering

Crunchyroll and Funimation merge into one offering Date: 2022 Mar 02 22:04 Posted by that anime streaming service Crunchyroll announced that they have merged the brands with Funimation. Crunchyroll has now replaced Funimation for all global content. In December 2020, Sony buys Crunchyroll for $1.175 billion, Sony also had Funimation. Until now they were running streaming services separately and fans had to buy subscriptions for both if they wanted to watch particular titles on each platform. This problem is now resolved and it makes sense to merge into Crunchyroll as they have more brand recognition as a streaming service. As a result, all titles that were available exclusively on Funimation will now be added to Crunchyroll. Crunchyroll will also be rebranded Funimation for its home vi...
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Otaku News: BFI Anime Season 2022

BFI Anime Season 2022 Date: 2022 March 15 20:34 Posted by Joe London based anime fans are in for a real treat. The BFI have just sent us some amazing news about their upcoming major two month Anime season. Set to run from 28th March until 31st May 2022.We feel calling it a major anime season is a bit of an understatement. They're pretty much showing every category of anime feature film you can think of. There's something there for everyone regardless of your taste.They've got a great mix of classics, from old fan favourites such as Royal Space Force: The Wings of Honneamise, Patlabor: The Movie (both 1 and 2), Akira and many more.They've got Makoto Shinkai movies, including Your Name, Weathering With You, The Place Promised in Our Early ...