Funimation Content Moves to Crunchyroll in Anime Merger

When AT&T sold the subscription anime streaming service Crunchyroll to American anime distributor Funimation for nearly $1.2 billion in 2020, the merger promised to bring together the separate ser...

March 1, 2022

Funimation Officially Acquires Crunchyroll for Over $1B

On Wednesday, Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. announced that AT&T and WarnerMedia agreed to sell Crunchyroll to Funimation. Though there had been rumblings of the acquisition for a few weeks, it ...

August 10, 2021

Crunchyroll Hits 5M Subscribers, Teams With Zoe Saldana

Anime purveyor Crunchyroll has surpassed 5 million streaming subscribers and has also teamed with Zoe Saldana on Dark Star Squadron, a project it describes as an “epic animated space opera.” Crun...

August 3, 2021

Sony To Buy Crunchyroll For Over $957 Million

The Tokyo-based electronics giant is reportedly going into the final round of negotiations to buy Crunchyroll. For the full story, visit Kotaku  -

October 30, 2020

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