Crunchyroll Adds 17 English-Dubbed Anime Titles
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Crunchyroll confirmed on Friday that it has removed all titles associated with its partnership with Funimation as of 8:00 p.m. EST on Friday. Funimation clarified on Friday that "certain shows" that were part Funimation's agreement with Crunchyroll will remain on both platforms.
Crunchyroll also added the following English-dubbed titles to its service on Friday (the anime are also available with subtitles):
- A Centaur's Life
- Alderamin on the Sky
- AOKANA: Four Rhythm Across the Blue
- Brave Witches
- Bungo Stray Dogs (season 1)
- Hand Shakers
- Izetta: the Last Witch
- Joker Game
- Love Tyrant
- Magical Girl Raising Project
- Masamune-kun's Revenge
- Taboo Tattoo
- Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches
The titles are part of the previously announced list of nearly 50 English-dubbed anime titles Crunchyroll plans to add to the service "soon."
Crunchyroll also added the Magic of Stella anime with subtitles on Thursday.
Crunchyroll and Funimation Entertainment had announced on October 18 that their partnership to share content will end on November 9. The streaming channel bundle service VRV, owned by Crunchyroll parent company Ellation, also announced that it will no longer have the FunimationNow streaming service as part of its VRV Premium Subscription, or as an individual channel subscription, as of November 9.
VRV added the HIDIVE streaming service to its site on November 1. VRV plans to add all of HIDIVE to VRV before the end of November.
Funimation will add more than 300 subtitled anime works to its FunimationNow service over the next few days.
Thanks to kenno20081 for the news tip.