Funimation is one of the best anime streaming services that are available worldwide. The Funimation app for Android and iPhones is compatible with built-in Cast support. With that, you can cast any anime videos from your smartphone to your TV using Chromecast. After the merger between Funimation and Crunchyroll, you can watch all anime content using one app. Let’s see how to Chromecast the Funimation app and website to TV.
How to Chromecast Funimation to TV [Smarttphone]
1: Open the Funimation app on your smartphone.
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2: Click on the Cast icon on the app.
3: Now, choose the Chromecast device name from the list of devices.
4: When the connection is successful, you will see your Android or iOS smartphone screen on your TV.
5: After that, click on any anime video and play it on your smartphone. It will appear on your Chromecast TV screen.
6: To stop casting, you should tap on the Cast icon again and select Stop Casting or Disconnect option.
How to Chromecast Funimation to TV [PC]
You can cast the Funimation anime videos from a PC using its website. To cast a website from your PC, you need to install the latest version of the Chrome browser. And connect your PC and Chromecast to the same WiFi connection.
1: Open the Google Chrome web browser on your computer or laptop.
2: Go to the Funimation website (https://www.funimation.com).
3: Hit the Login button and sign in with your account.
4: Now, play any video on the Funimation website.
5: Right-click on the playback screen and tap the Cast option.
6: Select the Chromecast device.
7: After that, the video from the Funimation website will appear on your TV.
Funimation Crunchyroll Merger
On 1st March 2022, the merger between Funimation and Crunchyroll was announced. With this merger, all the anime content from the Funimation platform will be moved to the Crunchyroll platform. All the upcoming anime titles will be released on Crunchyroll alone. Only the new episodes of the existing anime series will be released on Funimation. With that, the content available in the Funimation is minimal. We suggest you switch to Crunchyroll to access all the anime content. You can also Chromecast the Crunchyroll app to TV.
Yes, as of now, Funimation is working with minimal anime content. But, sooner or later, the platform will shut down its services.
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