Funimation Launching Anime Streaming Service in February

posted on by Andrew Osmond
Details of FunimationNow announced

Funimation has announced it will launch a new UK streaming service in February, called FunimationNow. According to the announcement:

February will mark the debut of FunimationNow, our all-new anime streaming service, with completely redesigned mobile apps. We'll still be bringing you all the subtitled and English-dubbed anime you love, completely ad-free—PLUS, a sleek new design supported by a first-class user experience. But that's not all, throughout the year we'll continue introducing a bunch of cool new features as we prepare for the May launch of a reimagined website experience that will revolutionize the way fans discover, watch, share, and connect with anime.

A quick look at what's coming in 2016


All-new mobile apps

Completely redesigned iOS, Android, and Kindle apps

Brand new Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV apps

A new Windows 10 Universal app

Airplay and Chromecast features, allowing you to watch on your TV via your mobile devices

Launch of FunimationNow in the UK


Completely new, immersive website experience and console app updates

Fully responsive website will allow you to experience our site on mobile phones and tablets easily

Advance search allows you to conveniently find and filter shows

Console app updates for PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Roku

The announcement was made on this web page, although it appears to be currently inaccessible from the UK as of writing.

Via UK Anime Network

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