Tons of Funimation titles now streaming on Crunchyroll for UK!

It’s been a while since we last covered the latest updates on Funimation’s backlog of anime made available on Crunchyroll, and with the Spring 2018 season approaching a number of titles have now appeared with a majority available for the United Kingdom.

Here are the titles now available for streaming, these were announced between the weeks of 5th February all the way to 26th March. Full regions will also be listed as well as links to the Funimation service (when available) for those interested in the English dubbed versions.

Baka & Test: Summon the Beasts (OVA Collection)

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland

Fumizuki Academy’s students can summon Avatars, pint-sized versions of themselves that battle using special powers. The students are grouped by skill level, and those in Class A are the brightest. Then there’s Akihisa Yoshii’s group—lowly Class F. They’re the worst on campus, and they’re about to take on the school’s best.

Dance in the Vampire Bund

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland

When Mina Tepes—queen of the vampires—suddenly appears in Japan to establish a colony for her blood-sucking brethren, Akira Kaburagi’s world will never be the same. As a boy, Akira vowed to serve the ruler of the night, and now he must fulfill his destiny by protecting Mina from those who would dethrone her!

Hetalia: Axis Powers

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand

Hetalia: World Series

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland

Hetalia: The Beautiful World

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland

Hetalia: The World Twinkle

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, South Africa, Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark. Netherlands

Forget what you learned in history class, and imagine all the nations of the world as guys on an inappropriate reality show. Pledge allegiance to your favorite superpower in Hetalia Axis Powers!

In Search Of The Lost Future

Also available on FunimationNow in Japanese

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa, Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Premium Members in the Netherlands

When the student council gets worried about the strange events happening at Uchihama Academy, they enlist the aid of the Astronomy Club to crack the case. One night, club member Sou Akiyama is rocked by a sudden earthquake—and an encounter with a mysterious girl. In the blink of an eye, Sou’s fate—along with the fates of all the pretty girls in his club—being to change dramatically!

Jyu-Oh-Sei

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa

After their parents are murdered, young twin brothers Thor and Rai are abandoned on Chimaera, a hostile planet where criminals are sent to die. With extreme temperatures and carnivorous plants, it is a brutal world where mankind has been reduced to a savage state. The only hope of escape lies in conquering the planet and its inhabitants, rising above them all as the Beast King.

The Melancholy of Haruhi-chan Suzumiya & Nyoron! Churuya-san

Regions: US, Canada, UK, South Africa, Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Netherlands

The cast of Haruhi is back and zanier than ever in this fun-filled romp through the Haruhi universe. Watch as these cuties explore dreams, school, flirtations, and otherworldly weirdness!

NO-RIN

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa, and Premium in Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark. Netherlands

Teenager Hata Kosaku is crushed when his favorite singing idol, Kusakabe Yuka, stuns the world by retiring from show business. Kosaku’s friends try to cheer him up, but nothing can chase away his gloomy mood until Yuka herself transfers into his class at Tamo Agriculture School!

Phantom: Requiem for the Phantom

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand

A young man wakes up in a strange room with no memory of who he is or how he got there. His past is lost—and his future belongs to Inferno, a violent crime syndicate. They give him a new name—Zwei—and team him with their top assassin, the enigmatic Ein. She’ll teach Zwei all he needs to know about his new life as an Inferno operative, starting with lesson number one: kill or be killed.

Prison School

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa

The school is ruled by a secret council of sadistic female students. The boys are in for a world of hurt.

Rainy Cocoa

Also available on FunimationNow in Japanese

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark. Finland

Rainy Cocoa: Welcome to Rainy Color

Also available on FunimationNow in Japanese

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark. Finland

Aoi’s soaked by a sudden rainstorm and takes shelter at Rainy Color, a cozy café where the warmth of the staff compliments the sweet hot cocoa he’s served. When he falls into a job at the café he feels like things are finally looking up— until Keiichi Iwase, the man he couldn’t help but stare at on the train, shows up.

Rampo Kitan: Game of Laplace

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa, and Premium Members in Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark. Netherlands

Inspired by the works of author Edogawa Rampo: When several murders at a middle school attract the attention of genius detective, Akechi, a student named Kobayashi volunteers to help with his investigation.

The Sacred Blacksmith

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland

The knight Cecily wants to defend the weak, but her lack of skill makes her an unlikely heroine—until the blacksmith Luke comes to her aid, using magic to forge blades of supernatural strength. Cecily wields this sacred steel and charges forth to face a new threat; a cloaked fiend is unleashing demons upon the land, and though he lurks in shadows, the villain is closer than Cecily knows.

SHIMONETA: A Boring World Where the Concept of Dirty Jokes Doesn’t Exist

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa, Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Netherlands

Lead by panty-masked Ayame, the SOX brigade is dedicated to spreading the good news of being lewd in a country where one tiny **** will have you serving hard time. Will you put your thrust in SOX?

Show By Rock!! Shorts

Also available on FunimationNow in English

Regions: US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark. Netherlands

Set in the glamorous metropolis Tokyo Midi City, where music—and the dream of musical superstardom—is everything. Here, “battle of the bands” is more than just a teen rivalry: Dozens of ensembles compete for the honor of playing atop the city’s highest tower.

The following titles were also made available on Crunchyroll, however they are not accessible for the UK & Ireland territories:

  • Akira
  • B Gata H Kei: Yamada’s First Time
  • Castle Town Dandelion
  • Dragon Age: Dawn of the Seeker
  • Escaflowne: The Movie
  • Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid
  • Gad Guard
  • Glass Fleet
  • Heaven’s Lost Property
  • Heaven’s Lost Property Forte
  • Heaven’s Lost Property: Angeloid of Clockwork
  • Last Exile -Fam, the Silver Wing-
  • Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt
  • Rosario + Vampire Capu2
  • Samurai 7
  • Seraph of the End -Vampire Reign-
  • Space Dandy
  • Tenchi Muyo! in Love
  • Tenchi Muyo! in Love 2: Tenchi Forever
  • Tenchi the Movie: Daughter of Darkness
  • The Vision of Escaflowne
  • Wanna Be the Strongest in the World OVA

That’s all of the news on the latest catalogue additions from Funimation’s backlog for Crunchyroll. There will be more incoming as per usual so stay tuned!

NormanicGrav

Grav is your average generic anime character who went to University, joined and took over the Sheffield Hallam anime society, graduated, got a job, and after various tropes is now back at University. He considers himself a man of culture and likes a lot of anime, even the ones that are considered bad. He likes harems, isekai and pouts too.

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