As part of Crunchyroll’s unification of fan services announced in March 2022, the Funimation app and website will sunset on April 2, 2024.
Rest assured, this transition will not impact your access to the vast library of anime available on Crunchyroll. We remain committed to delivering the best anime streaming experience and will continue to expand our offerings to cater to your diverse interests!
Why should I have Crunchyroll?
Crunchyroll offers several benefits to its users! Here are some of the key benefits:
- Extensive Anime Collection: Crunchyroll offers a vast library of anime series, giving you access to a wide range of genres and titles!
- Simulcast Episodes: You can watch the latest episodes of your favorite anime series shortly after they air in Japan, allowing you to stay up-to-date with ongoing shows.
- Exclusive Content: Crunchyroll produces and licenses exclusive anime series and content, offering you access to unique and original shows that can only be found on the platform.
- Crunchyroll Game Vault: Unlimited access to a growing library of premium mobile games for our Mega Fan and Ultimate Fan subscribers.
- Offline Viewing: Download your favorite anime episodes and manga chapters to watch anytime.
- Multiple Language Options: Crunchyroll offers anime series in various languages, including English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, and German, catering to a diverse audience!
- Stream on Multiple Devices: Watch your favorite anime series on multiple devices simultaneously
Why is Funimation ending?
At Funimation, our mission has always been to provide our fans with an exceptional streaming experience and access to the largest anime library in the world. The collaboration between Funimation and Crunchyroll allows us to continue delivering on that mission and bring you the best of anime content.
When will the sunset happen?
The Funimation service is ending on April 2, 2024.
Is all the Funimation catalog available on Crunchyroll?
Most of the content has been migrated already! Please keep an eye on our news page and Anime Lineup for further updates. Our team is working daily to bring more content to all of our fans.
I migrated my account, but the language settings for some of my shows are different from what I watched. Why is this happening?
If the language of the dubbing or subtitles that you were watching on Funimation is not available on Crunchyroll, we will automatically default the content to the available language in your region. You can change the language of the audio or subtitles from the video player with these steps.
Is my Funimation subscription going to be transferred to Crunchyroll? Will the price of my subscription change?
Your Funimation subscription will be automatically transferred to Crunchyroll*.
Going forward, the subscription fees will be reflected in the next billing cycle through Crunchyroll or the third-party access platform, following Crunchyroll's pricing. To access Crunchyroll subscriptions, users will need to log in to Crunchyroll using the same credentials they used for Funimation.
*Please note that the transfer of your Funimation subscription to Crunchyroll may vary depending on your specific payment platform, subscription type and region. Please refer to the exceptions listed below for more information.
How do I transfer my Watch History and queue to Crunchyroll?
Funimation users with no prior Crunchyroll account will see a confirmation message that their Watch History and Watch lists are on their way to be transferred:
Funimation users with an active Crunchyroll subscription or a Crunchyroll free account will need to confirm the changes first with these simple steps:
- Log in to Crunchyroll using your Funimation credentials
- You will be prompted with three options to sync your account:
- Combine Funimation and Crunchyroll data
- Replace Crunchyroll data with Funimation
- Save Crunchyroll data only
- Confirm the changes by selecting YES, I AM SURE
- Or NO, TAKE ME BACK if you want to change the option selected
I accidentally selected the wrong option. What can I do?
Our team can help you undo the changes and restore your Crunchyroll account to its original state prior to the migration. However, please note that you will no longer have the option to transfer your Funimation watch history and watch list. You can contact our support team for assistance.
If my Crunchyroll email is different from Funimation, can I still merge the accounts?
No, it is only possible to merge the accounts if you use the same email address for both accounts. If you already have a Crunchyroll account under different credentials, contact our support team to see what options are available.
I’m a Funimation subscriber, but I only have a free Crunchyroll account, will my subscription and data be transferred?
Yes, your Funimation subscription will be transferred automatically. Future subscription fees will be reflected in your next billing cycle through Crunchyroll or via your third-party access platform to your current payment method on file.
During the migration process, you will have the option to choose whether you want to keep your Funimation Watch History and Queue or opt for Crunchyroll's Watch History and Queue.
I have never had Crunchyroll before, will my subscription and data still be transferred?
Yes, your Funimation subscription will be transferred automatically, and you can access it by logging into Crunchyroll with your Funimation credentials.
Can I get a refund for my Funimation subscription?
To cancel your Funimation subscription, you can do so from your Funimation account settings before April 2, 2024. After this date, you can cancel your Funimation subscription from your Crunchyroll account settings. For refunds, please reach out to our support team to see the available options based on your payment method.
Annual subscribers will receive a prorated refund for the remaining premium period.
What is going to happen to my digital copies?
We understand that you may have concerns about your digital copies from Funimation. These Digital copies available on Funimation were a digital access to the content available on the DVDs or Blu-rays purchased.
Please note that Crunchyroll does not currently support Funimation Digital copies, which means that access to previously available digital copies will not be supported. However, we are continuously working to enhance our content offerings and provide you with an exceptional anime streaming experience. We appreciate your understanding and encourage you to explore the extensive anime library available on Crunchyroll.
My Funimation subscription did not migrate automatically to Crunchyroll. What can I do?
If you have logged in to Crunchyroll using your Funimation credentials and you are not seeing any prompts to transfer your Funimation data, or if your subscription is not showing up, we recommend reaching out to our customer support team. We will be happy to assist you with any issues or questions you may have.
While all of these users will be able to transfer their Funimation Watch History and Queue to Crunchyroll, they may notice some variations in their Funimation subscription transfer as instructed below:
Subscribers located in Canada
- If you have a Funimation monthly subscription, you will experience a currency change on your next billing cycle.
- If you have a Funimation annual subscription, your current Premium subscription is not available on the Crunchyroll platform, so your subscription will be canceled. However, you can migrate your Funimation Watch History and Funimation Queue to Crunchyroll, and start a new subscription!
As part of our transition to Crunchyroll, the price of your new Crunchyroll plan will increase on your next billing cycle and charge your current payment method on file. Future billing will be provided by Crunchyroll. You will receive an email with more information.
Roku Pay subscribers
Your subscription will be changed to a Crunchyroll Fan plan, and these changes will be reflected on your next billing cycle and charged to your current payment method on file with Roku. If you want to make any changes to your subscription, please visit your account settings through Roku.
Subscribers located in Chile
To maintain your Subscription, Funimation Watch History and Funimation Queue, you will need to opt in and confirm your Crunchyroll account by April 2, 2024, or your current Funimation subscription will be canceled. You can confirm your account by logging into Crunchyroll using your Funimation credentials. If you already have a Crunchyroll account, your accounts will be merged, and you will be prompted to migrate your user information at login.