Funimation

Funimation is a media and entertainment company that licenses, distributes and streams anime shows and movies. Read more

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Funimation

Funimation is a media and entertainment company that licenses, distributes and streams anime shows and movies. Read more

Gen Fukunaga's photo - CEO of Funimation

CEO

Gen Fukunaga

CEO Approval Rating

54/100

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Anime Network is one of Funimation's top rivals. Anime Network's headquarters is in Houston, Texas, and was founded in 2002. Anime Network operates in the Movies & Entertainment industry. Anime Network generates 42% of Funimation's revenue.

Animelab has been one of Funimation's top competitors. Animelab was founded in 2014 in Richmond, Victoria. Animelab is in the Movies & Entertainment industry. Animelab generates $22M less revenue than Funimation.

Anime Fushigi is one of Funimation's top competitors. Anime Fushigi was founded in , } in null. Anime Fushigi operates in the industry. Compared to Funimation, Anime Fushigi generates $25M less revenue.

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Funimation Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
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Crunchyroll, Inc.

Dec 2020

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$1.2B
Crunchyroll is an entertainment media firm that offers anime and manga video streaming services.

These are all the companies that Funimation has acquired. Funimation's latest acquisition was Crunchyroll, Inc. in Dec 2020. Crunchyroll is an entertainment media firm that offers anime and manga video streaming services.

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These are all the companies that Funimation has invested in. Funimation's latest investment was Crunchyroll, Inc. in Dec 2020. Crunchyroll is an entertainment media firm that offers anime and manga video streaming services.

Funimation News

March 18, 2021Animation Magazine

Funimation Snags Futuristic 'Scarlet Nexus' RPG Tie-In Series

Funimation announces it will soon be the streaming home of the new futuristic anime series Scarlet Ne... See more »
March 10, 2021Telecompaper

Roku adds Funimation anime app to Mexico and Brazil platforms

(Telecompaper) Sony-owned SVOD platform Funimation, specialising in anime content, is now available o... See more »
December 22, 2020Global Legal Chronicle

AT&T's $1.175 Billion Sale of Anime Business Crunchyroll

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP advised AT&T on the deal. AT&T announced the sale of its Crunchyr... See more »
December 21, 2020Seeking Alpha

Sony's Acquisition Of Crunchyroll Primes It For Dominance Over Anime

With SNE's recent acquisition of Crunchyroll, they have become more poised to leverage the growth of ... See more »
December 18, 2020Global Legal Chronicle

Funimation Global Group's $1.175 Billion Acquisition Crunchyroll

Latham & Watkins advised Sony Pictures on the deal. Sony's Funimation Global Group LLC closed its agr... See more »
December 15, 2020News Break

Funimation to Launch as Only Anime Streaming App on Nintendo Switch | News Break

Funimation will be launching as the only anime streaming app on Nintendo Switch. Following a cryptic ... See more »
December 15, 2020Pulse2.0

Sony Buying Crunchyroll From AT&T For $1.175 Billion In Cash

Sony is buying AT&T's animation subsidiary Crunchyroll for $1.175 billion in cash. These are the deta... See more »

Funimation Press Releases

January 15, 2019PR Newswire

Broly" Opens Tomorrow January 16 For Its Highly Anticipated North American Theatrical Run

FLOWER MOUND, Texas, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting tomorrow, moviegoers throughout North Ame... See more »
July 30, 2018PR Newswire

Funimation, Cryptozoic Entertainment And Quidd Partner To Bring Digital Collectibles To Anime Fans Worldwide

NEW YORK, July 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Funimation, Cryptozoic Entertainment and Quidd announc... See more »
May 2, 2018WebWire

Japan Crate Partners with Funimation to Give You a Taste of Your Favorite "My Hero Academia" Quirk

Today Japan Crate and anime distributor, Funimation announce an exciting partnership to bring togethe... See more »
April 9, 2018PR Newswire

Funimation Showcases Major Licensing Push With Top Anime Properties at Licensing Expo 2018

LOS ANGELES, April 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Casting a spotlight on the pop cultural status and ever-in... See more »
April 9, 2018PRWeb

Anime Powerhouse Funimation Selects BuyDRM's KeyOS Platform To Power FunimationNow OTT Apps

KeyOS Partner EcoSystem Includes Over 75 Market-Leading, Encoders, Servers and Players(PRWeb April 09... See more »
March 5, 2018PR Newswire

Funimation Sets April 7 Premiere For "My Hero Academia" Season 3

FLOWER MOUND, Texas, March 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Classes are back in session and anime's favorite s... See more »
January 16, 2018ForImmediateRelease

"Free! -Take Your Marks-" Splashes Into Theaters This March

Travel & Tourism Industry release: FLOWER MOUND, Texas, Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Building on the ... See more »

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Funimation Headquarters

1200 Lakeside Pkwy Bldg 1 Building 1

Flower Mound, Texas75028

972-355-7300

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Funimation Summary

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Overview

Funimation is a media and entertainment company that licenses, distributes and streams anime shows and movies. Funimation was founded in 1994. Funimation's headquarters is located in Flower Mound, Texas, USA 75028. Funimation's latest acquisition was ...

CEO

Funimation's CEO, Gen Fukunaga, currently has an approval rating of 54%. Funimation's primary competitors are Anime Network, Animelab & Anime Fushigi.

Website

funimation.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Funimation

  1. When was Funimation founded?

    Funimation was founded in 1994
  2. Who is Funimation's CEO?

    Funimation's CEO is Gen Fukunaga
  3. How much revenue does Funimation generate?

    Funimation generates $35M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Funimation have?

    Funimation has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Funimation's headquarters?

    Funimation's headquarters is in Flower Mound Texas, USA
  2. How many employees does Funimation have?

    Funimation has 77 employees
  3. What sector does Funimation operate in?

    Funimation is in Telecommunications Equipment
  4. Who are Funimation's competitors?

    Funimation's top competitors are Anime Network, Animelab, Anime Fushigi