Big news for anime fans!
Announced today, the North American licensor and distributor FUNimation and Media distribution company Crunchyroll will be partnering up together to increase more streaming opportunists, broadcast dubs and home video distribution for anime. It will only be for people in North America. Here is what is already planned:
Starting today Crunchyroll announced that they will be streaming the subtitled summer anime from FUNimation. The titles are D. Gray-Man Hallow, First Love Monster, and Puzzle & Dragon X. Crunchyroll will be streaming anime from FUNimation such as Cowboy Bebop, Psycho-Pass, and Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash. Only for FUNimationNOW, fans will also be able to watch Free! – Iwatobi Swim Club and Testament of Sister New Devil in a few weeks.
Broadcast Dub Production
For FUNimationNow users, anime like 91 Days, Mob Psycho 100 and Orange will have broadcast dubs for the viewers and more anime will get broadcast dubs.
Home Video Distribution
FUNimation, with help of Crunchyroll, will also releasing anime with English Subs and Dubs. The following anime will get a English Dub treatment:
- Ace Attorney
- Alderamin on the Sky
- Bungo Stray Dogs
- JOKER GAME
- Kabanrei of the Iron Fortress
There is a lot to cover for this new and I will let you all read it about through the hyperlink above. This is a new age of anime!