Sony’s Funimation acquired Manga Entertainment. Terms of the deals were not disclosed. But managing director Jerome Mazandarani of Manga Entertainment said “we’re excited to serve the otaku fans in the U.K. and Ireland in the biggest way than ever before.“
Read More to get a sneak-peak at the list of anime coming to the United Kindom and Ireland.
Manga that is available, through subscriptions of FunmationNow, titles that are streaming now are:
“Sword Art Online” season 1
“Ghost in the Shell: Innocence”
“A Certain Magical Index” (the movie and seasons 1 & 2)
“A Certain Scientific Railgun” (seasons 1 & 2)
“Bayonetta (The Movie): Bloody Fate”
“Samurai Warriors” season 1
“Soul Eater Not!”
“The Girl Who Leapt Through Time”
Just some additional Manga titles are on the line-up to come to Funimation in the U.K. and Ireland in the next few months include series “Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood” and “Naruto Shippuden.”
Just wait, U.K. and Ireland Funimation catalog has over 600 titles both subbed and dubbed anime that’s 10,000 hours of manga. Enjoy!
Funimation currently offers FunimationNow in the U.S., Canada, the U.K., Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand.
U.K. and Ireland’s citizens have two options: the Premium Plus subscription costs $4.99 per month or $49.99 annually. United States and Canada citizens also have two options: the Premium Plus subscription for $7.99 per month or $59.99 annually.