Manga Entertainment Is Rebranding as FUNimation in the United Kingdom and Ireland

Manga Entertainment and FUNimation Entertainment have announced that Manga Entertainment is officially rebranding as FUNimation in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

According to the announcement, from April 19, 2021, “the Manga website and social media channels in the UK and Ireland will start to evolve. Gradually, Manga Entertainment will merge with Funimation across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and web.”

The announcement also says that by May 2021, all the company’s anime will be available “under one umbrella in cinemas, on our streaming service and on home video.”

According to the press release, the company will continue its distribution of physical, digital and theatrical anime without interruption.

Manga Entertainment was acquired by FUNimation in April 2019.

In addition to this announcement, it was also revealed that the Blue Exorcist and Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga anime are being launched on for UK and Irish subscribers.

Source: ANN

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