How to Activate Funimation and Start Watching Anime at

Hey there fellow anime fans! Are you hoping to stream some of the hottest new anime series? I’ve got your back. In this guide, we’ll discuss how to access Funimation’s massive collection of English-dubbed and subtitled anime through

I’ll also explain how you can start a 14-day free trial to test things out before deciding on a paid subscription.

Overview of Funimation

For those new to Funimation, it’s one of the biggest anime streaming platforms out there. We’re talking:

  • Ad-free HD streaming
  • New shows shortly after they air in Japan
  • Apps for all major devices
  • Over 1,500 anime series and 15,000 episodes

Pretty sweet deal for any anime fan!

So let’s get you signed up. Here’s everything you need to get Funimation activated on your devices:

What You’ll Need

  • Funimation account
  • Compatible device (Roku, Fire TV, Android TV, etc.)
  • Backup internet-connected device to activate
  • Stable high-speed internet connection

And that’s it! Now let me walk you through getting set up on some of the most popular streaming devices.

Activating Funimation on Various Devices

Activating Funimation is a breeze on devices like Roku, Fire TV, and even smart TVs. Follow the simple steps for your device below:

On Roku Devices

  1. Turn on Roku and connect it to your TV
  2. Go to Streaming Channels > Search Channels
  3. Search for Funimation
  4. Select Add Channel
  5. Launch the Funimation channel
  6. Note down the activation code
  7. On a phone/computer, visit
  8. Sign into your Funimation account
  9. Enter code and select Activate
  10. Start streaming anime on your Roku!

On Amazon Fire TV at

  1. Turn on Fire TV
  2. Go to the Amazon App Store
  3. Search for Funimation
  4. Select Get to install it
  5. Open Funimation and note down the code
  6. On a secondary device, go to
  7. Sign in to Funimation
  8. Enter the code
  9. Go to My Library on Fire TV and start watching

See? Super straightforward. Just follow the same basic steps for Apple TV, Android TV, gaming consoles, etc.

Starting Your 14-Day Free Trial

Want to test out Funimation before paying? I highly recommend using their 14-day free trial.

Here are the subscription plans:

  • Premium ($5.99/month): Ad-free HD streaming on 2 devices
  • Premium Plus ($7.99/month): Downloads for offline viewing on 5 devices
  • Premium Plus Ultra ($99.99/year): Ad-free HD streaming, exclusive perks, 5 simultaneous streams

To start your free trial:

  1. Go to
  3. Choose a subscription plan
  4. Enter email and create password
  5. Enter payment information (won’t be charged during 14-day trial)
  6. Select Start Your Free Trial
  7. Activate Funimation on your devices!

And that’s it! You now have 14 days to watch anime to your heart’s content. If you decide to keep the subscription after your trial, you’ll automatically be charged based on the plan you picked.

So grab the snacks, get cozy, and start binging your favorite anime via Funimation! Feel free to let me know if you have any other questions.

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