Funimation Teams Up with Discord to Bring Nitro Subscribers Funimation Premium Plus for Free



Funimation and Discord Joins Forces for PAX East

Dallas, TX February 13, 2020 -- Funimation, the leading global anime content provider and a subsidiary of Sony Pictures Television (SPT), and Discord, the all-in-one voice, video, and text chat app for gamers, are coming together to bring anime to Discord's Nitro subscribers. Starting February 13, 2020, through the end of the month, existing or new Discord Nitro subscribers who sign up during this offer period will receive a code for access to Funimation's Premium Plus subscription tier to stream its outstanding catalog of anime free for 30 days.

Funimation is the leading anime subscription service offering a huge library of popular series and genres. Funimation is currently streaming fan favorites including: “My Hero Academia”, “Black Clover”, “Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story”, “One Piece”, “Plunderer”, “RADIANT” and many more. Funimation's Premium Plus gives users access to the entire library of content -- the latest simulcast shows, exclusive English dubs of series currently airing in Japan and an almost endless catalog of dubbed or subbed anime episodes and movies -- all in uninterrupted high-quality video.

“Gaming is in the DNA of our fans, so we jumped at the opportunity to partner with Discord and join the worlds of gaming and anime to bring Funimation to their millions of users,” said Funimation's Executive Director of Business Development and Partnerships, Fadhilah Lee.

Discord Nitro subscribers in the U.S. and Canada will receive a code to redeem for 30 days of free access to Funimation Premium Plus. The offer is available to new Funimation subscribers and cannot be combined with any other offer. This offer is available for redemption from February 13, 2020, until March 1, 2020. Terms and conditions apply—for additional details please visit

Funimation will also be joining Discord at PAX East February 27 – March 1. Fans can go to Discord's booth for meet and greet sessions with voice actors.

For more information about Funimation and its brands, visit

About Discord
Discord is an all-in-one voice, video, and text communication app used by tens of millions of people to stay in touch with all kinds of communities. Discord is secure and works on both desktop and mobile. For more information, visit

About Funimation
Funimation, a subsidiary of Sony Pictures Television, is the go-to destination for extraordinary anime. By combining its integrated in-house studios along with its technology and distribution partnerships, Funimation leads the industry with its omnichannel approach to offering anime to fans – from streaming and home entertainment, to theatrical distribution and broadcast television. The company's next-generation streaming service, Funimation, provides subscribers with instant access to their favorite sub and dub shows in ad-free HD on the widest array of devices and platforms—from smartphones and tablets to TVs and gaming consoles. For more information about Funimation, visit

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