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

Posted in anime with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 4, 2010 by Pirate

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 (U-Z)

Posted in anime with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 13, 2010 by Pirate

Here it is, the final list of anime streaming at Anime News Network. It will feature the final anime U-Z. Here we go.

Vampire Knight (subbed) First 9 episodes out of 13 episodes. Licensed by Viz Media.

Viewtiful Joe (subbed) First 26 episodes out of 51. Licensed by ??

Virus Buster Serge (dubbed) All 12 episodes. Licensed by Manga Entertainment.

Voltron: Defender of the Universe (dubbed) First 45 episodes out of 52. Licensed by Media Blasters and World Events Production.

Web Ghosts PiPoPa (subbed) All 51 episodes. Licensed by ??

When They Cry – Higurashi (dubbed) All 26 episodes. Licensed by FUNimation.

xxxHOLIC (dubbed) All 24 episodes. Licensed by FUNimation.

Well, thats it. Watch lots of anime.

List of anime streaming at ANN (F-J)

Posted in anime with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 10, 2010 by Pirate

A continuation of the list on the previous post, this one will list all the anime Anime News Network is streaming from F-J. Enjoy!

Fairy Musketeers (subbed) All 39 episodes. Licensed by ??

Fist of the North Star (subbed) All 152 episodes. Licensed by ??

Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid (Subbed and dubbed) All 13 episodes subbed and dubbed. Licensed by FUNimation.

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (subbed) Random 55 episodes out of 64. Licensed by FUNimation.

Galaxy Express 999 (subbed) All 113 episodes. Licensed by ??

Galaxy Railways (dubbed) First 4 episodes out of 26. Licensed by FUNimation.

Gankutsuou – The Count of Monte Cristo (Subbed and dubbed) All 24 episodes subbed, first 4 dubbed. Licensed by FUNimation.

Ghost Hunt (subbed) All 25 episodes. Licensed by FUNimation.

Ghost Stories (Subbed and dubbed) All 20 episodes subbed and dubbed. Licensed by ADV.

Gintama (subbed) All 201 episodes. Licensed by Sentai Filmworks.

Glass Feet (dubbed) First 4 episodes out of 26. Licensed by FUNimation.

Glass Mask (2005 series) (subbed) All 51 episodes. Licensed by Sentai Filmworks.

Gun Frontier (dubbed) All 13 episodes. Licensed by ??

Gundam 00 (subbed) First 9 episodes out of 25. Licensed by Bandai.

Gurren Lagann (dubbed) All 27 episodes. Licensed by Bandai.

Hayate the Combat Butler 2nd Season (subbed) All 25 episodes. Licensed by Bandai.

Heat Guy J (dubbed) First 4 episodes out of 26. Licensed by FUNimation.

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

Hikaru no Go (subbed) First 65 episodes out of 75. Licensed by Viz Media.

Honey and Clover (subbed) First 24 episodes out of 26. Licensed by Viz Media.

Ikki Tousen (subbed) All 13 episodes. Licensed by FUNimation and Media Blasters.

Inuyasha (subbed) All 167 episodes. Licensed by Viz Media.

Inuyasha: Final Act (subbed) 25 out of 26 episodes. Licensed by Viz Media.

Jinki: Extend (dubbed) First 2 episodes out of 12. Licensed by FUNimation.

Jyu-Oh-Sei (Subbed and dubbed) All 11 episodes subbed, first 2 dubbed. Licensed by FUNimation.

The next batch will be up soon. Have fun watching anime!