News Funimation Now Launches in the U.K. and Ireland
posted on 2016-04-07 10:00 EDT
The site is in a "free 30-day beta phase" where customers can watch free for a thirty-day period before payments begin. There are three subscription plans :
- Basic: Free subtitled anime (not simulcasts) with ads, standard definition.
- Sub Pass: £3.99 a month (U.K. rates), €4.99 (Ireland rates). Subtitled anime, ad free, including simulcasts, 1080 and 720p resolution.
- All-Access Pass: £6.99 a month (U.K rates), €7.99 (Ireland rates). Subtitled anime, ad free, including simulcasts; English-dubbed anime; broadcast dubs; 'Exclusive extras'; Option to watch three screens simultaneously; 1080 and 720p resolution.
The site notes that "Some shows will still serve ads to subscribers' and 'HD is subject to availability.'
The following Spring subtitled simulcasts have been confirmed:
My Hero Academia every Sunday at 10 p.m.
Assassination Classroom Season 2 every Thursday at 6.55 p.m.
Kumamiko - Girl Meets Bear every Sunday at 6 p.m.
Endride every Saturday at 8 p.m.
Shonen Maid every Saturday at 1.30 a.m.
Concrete Revolutio Season 2 every Friday at 2 p.m. (The first season will also be on Funimation Now.)
Rainbow Days every Sunday at 3.30 p.m.
Three Colors, Three Leaves every Sunday at 5 p.m.
HaiFuri every Saturday at 5.30 p.m.
The following other anime titles are listed on the site:
Fairy Tail, Psycho-Pass, Attack on Titan, Attack on Titan: Junior High, Blood Blockade Battlefront, Hetalia, Prison School, Rampo Kitan: Game of Laplace, Initial D, Hellsing Ultimate, Ouran High School Host Club, Shimoneta: A Boring World Where the Concept of Dirty Jokes Doesn't Exist, Ghost in the Shell Arise, Snow White with the Red Hair, Dimension W, Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans, Mushi-Shi, Luck & Logic, Pandora in the Crimson Shell, Heavy Object, Divine Gate, Dagashi Kashi, Haruchika, Prince of Stride: Alternative, Garo: Crimson Moon, High School DxD, Yu Yu Hakusho, Rage of Bahamut: Genesis, Yatterman Night, The Rolling Girls, Death Parade, Dragonar Academy, Danganronpa The Animation, Doamaiger D, Aquarion Logos, Valkyrie Drive Mermaid, Noragami, Shomin Sample, Ninja Slayer, Sky Wizards Academy, Selector Infected WIXOSS, Yurikuma Arashi, In Search of the Lost Future, D.Gray-man, Gunslinger Girl, Fafner, Coyote Ragtime Show, The Galaxy Railways, Rainy Cocoa, Dance with Devils, Aria the Scarlet Ammo, Starmyu, Ultimate Otaku Teacher, Junjo Romantica 3, Seiyu's Life, Venus Project Climax, Overlord, Gangsta., Chaos Dragon, Bikini Warriors, D-Frag, Mikagura School Suite, Show by Rock, Yona of the Dawn, Samurai Warriors, Cute High Earth Defense Club LOVE!, Yurikuma Arashi, Absolute Duo, Gonna Be the Twin-Tail!, My Bride is a Mermaid, Laughing Under the Clouds, Black Blood Brothers, Sengoku Basara, Sengoku Basara - Samurai Kings: The Movie, Hero Tales, Puchim@s, Ben-To, Code: Breaker, Karneval, The Sacred Blacksmith, Fafner, Freezing, Inari Kon Kon, Suzuka, Sands of Destruction, Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicle, Jormungand, Tenchi Muyo Ryo-Ohki, Unbreakable Machine-Doll, Utawarerumono, Shikabane Hime, Venus Versus Virus, Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero, Shiki, Good Luck Girl, Welcome to the N.H.K, Kanon, Haganai, Eureka Seven AO, We Without Wings, Guilty Crown, Magikano, Blue Gender, Shattered Angels, UFO Ultramaiden Valkyrie, Red Garden, Heaven's Lost Property, Tokyo Majin, Baka and Test Summon the Beasts, Robotics;Notes, Kurau Phantom Memory, Ah! My Goddess! Flight of Fancy, OnIai, Level E, Pumpkin Scissors, Fafner, Guyver: The Bioboosted Armor, Kiddy Grade, Air Gear, El Cazador de la Bruja, Cat Planet Cuties, Sekirei, Okami-San and Her Seven Companions, The Legend of the Legendary Heroes, Eden of the East, Chobits, Project Blue Earth SOS, Devil May Cry, Shuffle!, Bamboo Blade, Nabari no Ou, Jyu-Oh-Sei, Save Me! Lollipop, Birdy the Mighty: Decode, Dance in the Vampire Bund, Fruits Basket, Phantom: Requiem for the Phantom, Rumbling Hearts, Claymore, Beck Mongolian Chop Squad, Master of Martial Hearts, xxxHOLIC, Negima!?, Big Windup, Pani Poni Dash.
The live-action version of Prison School is also available, as is the live-action Love: Redux and Shonen Hollywood Holly Stage for 49.
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