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Sentai Filmworks -- Featured

Sentai Filmworks to Phase Out DVDs by 2019

Sentai Filmworks announced today that by 2019, they will have removed DVDs from their product lineup. The company will still be releasing DVDs for second or third seasons of titles that are already on...
Adam Wingard Death Note Live-Action

Director of Netflix’s Death Note Live-Action Adam Wingard Deletes Twitter Due to Death Threats

It has now been nearly three weeks since Netflix released it's Death Note Live-Action film, an adaptation of the iconic original series. While most people in the community have seen or heard of the...
Daisuki Closure -- Featured

Daisuki to End Anime Streaming Service in October

Daisuki, owned by parent company Anime Consortium Japan, announced on Tuesday that their anime streaming service will end on October 31, 2017. Apparently, this will not affect the free Dragon Ball Super simulcast; more details...
FUNimation / Sony -- Featured

Sony Pictures to Acquire Majority Stake in FUNimation

Sony Pictures announced Monday that they will be acquiring a majority stake in FUNimation Entertainment. The agreement values the company at around $150 million, with Sony purchasing 95% stake for $143 million. Gen Fukunaga,...
Crunchyroll -- Featured

Crunchyroll Partners With NBCUniversal Ent. Japan to Co-Develop Anime

Crunchyroll announced yesterday that it has partnered with NBCUniversal Entertainment Japan to co-create new anime titles. The two companies did not announce anything specific, but that they are going for "international appeal." NBCUniversal is a...