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ANN now streaming Birdy the Mighty DECODE and Phantom – Requiem for the Phantom

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ANN, AKA Anime News Network has added some more subbed anime to their online streaming site: All 26 subbed episodes of Birdy the Mighty DECODE and all 26 subbed episodes of Phantom – Requiem for the Phantom.

Birdy the Mighty DECODE is a sci-fi anime that is a remake of an OVA, which is based on the manga one-shot by Masami Yuki. The manga ran in Shonen Super Sunday from 1985 to 1988, and was canceled. In 1996, it was turned into a four-episode OVA, animated by Madhouse. In 2003, the author remade the manga, which ran in Weekly Young Sunday and Big Comic Spirits from 2003 to 2008 with 20 volumes. Then in 2008, the anime was remade to this one, animated by A-1 Pictures. Then, in 2008, the author made a third manga, which premiered in Weekly Young Sunday, where it is still going with over 4 volumes.

In North America, the OVA is licensed by Central Park Media. The new anime is licensed by FUNimation. The manga has yet to be licensed.

Phantom – Requiem for the Phantom is a action/drama anime series based on the OVA which is based on the Nitroplus video game Phantom of Inferno. Phantom of Inferno was released in Japan on February 25, 2000 for the PC and Playstation 2. It was adapted into a three-episode OVA, Phantom – The Animation,  in 2004, and was animated by KSS. It was remade into an anime series 2009, and finished Fall 2009, and was animated by Bee Train. It was also later turned into a manga series.

 

In North America, the OVA is licensed by Media Blasters, and the anime series was licensed by FUNimation. The video game was never licensed.

ANN is also now streaming:

One more subbed episode of Cross Game from Viz Media

One more subbed episode of Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan from Viz Media

Two more subbed episodes of Hikaru no Go from Viz Media

One more subbed episode of Kaasan – Mom’s Life from Crunchyroll

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List of anime streaming at ANN (A-E)

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Hi guys. As you know, Anime News Network now also streams dozens of anime. I have compiled a list of anime that they are streaming to mak things easier. Enjoy! This post will cover anime A-E.

009-1 (dubbed) First 2 episodes out of 13. Licensed by FUNimation.                         

Ah! My Goddess: Flights of Fancy (subbed) First 4 episodes out of 24. Licensed by FUNimation.

Air Gear (dubbed) First 4 episodes out of 25. Licensed by FUNimation.

Aquarion (Subbed and dubbed) All 26 episodes dubbed, and 25 subbed. Licensed by FUNimation.

Area 88 OVA (Subbed and dubbed) All 4 episodes subbed and dubbed. Licensed by ADV.

Area 88 (Subbed and dubbed) All 12 episodes subbed and dubbed. Licensed by ADV.

1980 Astro Boy (dubbed) First 48 episodes out of 52. Licensed by Manga Entertainment.

Baccano! (Subbed and dubbed) All 16 episodes subbed, first 2 dubbed. Licensed by FUNimation.

Baldr Force EXE (subbed) All 4 episodes. Licensed by FUNimation.

Bamboo Blade (Subbed and dubbed) All 26 episodes subbed, first 4 dubbed. Licensed by FUNimation.

Big Windup! (dubbed) First 4 episodes out of 25. Licensed by FUNimation.

Black Blood Brothers (Subbed and dubbed) All 12 episodes subbed, first 2 dubbed. Licensed by FUNimation.

Blassreiter (Subbed and dubbed) All 24 episodes subbed, first 4 dubbed. Licensed by FUNimation.

Bleach (subbed) First 134 episodes. Licensed by Viz Media.

Burst Angel (dubbed) First 4 episodes out of 24. Licensed by FUNimation.

Buso Renkin (subbed) 23 episodes out of 26. Licensed by Viz Media.

Captain Harlock (subbed) All 42 episodes. Licensed by ??

Casshern Sins (subbed) All 24 episodes. Licensed by FUNimation.

Chance Pop Session (Subbed and dubbed) All 13 episodes dubbed and subbed. Licensed by ADV.

Code Geass (Subbed and dubbed) All 25 episodes dubbed and subbed. Licensed by Bandai.

Coyote Ragtime Show (dubbed) First 2 episodes out of 12. Licensed by FUNimation.

Cross Game (subbed) 12 episodes out of 50. Licensed by Viz Media.

Dear Boys (Hoop Days) (subbed) All 26 episodes. Licensed by ??

Death Note (subbed) All 37 episodes. Licensed by Viz Media.

Descendants of Darkness (dubbed) All 13 episodes. Licensed by Central Park Media.

Devil May Cry (Subbed and dubbed) All 12 episodes subbed, first 2 dubbed. Licensed by FUNimation.

El Cazador de la Bruja (Subbed and dubbed) All 26 episodes subbed, first 4 dubbed. Licensed by FUNimation.

Ergo Proxy (dubbed) All 23 episodes. Licensed by FUNimation.

Eureka Seven (Subbed and dubbed) All 50 episodes both subbed and dubbed. Licensed by Bandai.

Eyeshield 21 (subbed) All 145 episodes. Licensed by Sentai Filmworks.

You can watch them all at Anime News Network’s Video Player. Enjoy!