Following our coverage on Crunchyroll’s Winter 2021 Anime Lineup, Funimation has a variety of winter anime not available on Crunchyroll. In fact, you might be surprised to find out just how many hyped shows they’ll be having.
For starters, Funimation will have the some of the standard highly anticipated anime available to stream on their platform. These anime include:
- Attack on Titan The Final Season
- Dr. Stone – Stone Wars (Season 2)
- That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Season 2
This is primarily where Funimation and Crunchyroll will cross over. Funimation will not have Jujutsu Kaisen and Re:Zero – Starting Life in Another World Season 2 available to stream on their platform whereas Crunchyroll does. However, Funimation will provide The Promised Neverland Season 2, Cells at Work!! (Season 2), and Log Horizon: Destruction of the Round Table.
Regarding new anime arriving on Funimation this season, here is a list of new shows with their scheduled premiere dates:
- Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation – Sunday, January 10
- Horimiya – Saturday, January 9
- Higurashi: When They Cry – GOU – Thursdays at 10:30AM ET
- KING’s Raid: Successors of the Will – Fridays at 12:23PM ET
- Suppose a Kid from the Last Dungeon Boonies moved to a starter town? – Monday, January 4
- SK8 The Infinity – Friday, January 8
- BACK ARROW – Friday, January 8
- Cells at Work! CODE BLACK – Thursday, January 7
- The Quintessential Quintuplets 2 – SimulDub Coming Soon
- Sorcerous Stabber Orphen: Battle of Kimluck – Friday, January 22
- WONDER EGG PRIORITY – Tuesday, January 22
- Bottom-tier Character Tomozaki – Friday, January 8
- Kemono Jihen – Sunday, January 10
- Otherside Picnic – Monday, January 4
- 2.43: Seiin High School Boys Volleyball Team – Thursdays at 12:25PM ET
- Hortensia SAGA – Tuesday, January 22
- Skate-Leading Stars – Sundays at 9:00AM ET
- Gekidol – Tuesdays at 7:30AM ET
- Scar on the Praeter – Friday, January 8
- LBX Girls – Wednesdays at 11:30AM ET
- Show by Rock!! Stars!! – Thursdays at 9:00AM ET
New anime, such as Horimiya and SK8 The Infinity, have already generated a buzz on various social media websites and are solely available to stream on Funimation. So, Funimation will definitely be the streaming service to keep on your radar this season.
Read more about which anime to look out for here! Which ones are you most excited to watch? Let us know in the comments below!
Update: As of January 11, I noticed that Funimation added a bunch more anime to their Winter 2021 lineup. The following anime have been added to this article:
- Higurashi: When They Cry – GOU
- The Quintessential Quintuplets 2
- Sorcerous Stabber Orphen: Battle of Kimluck
- Kemono Jihen
- 2.43: Seiin High School Boys Volleyball Team
- Skate-Leading Stars
- LBX Girls
- Show by Rock!! Stars!!
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