Tag Archives: anime

OTT about anime was born in Chile

A new OTT platform focused on Japanese cartoons was launched in Chile a few weeks ago. It is called Código Animé and, for the moment, it is only available to be viewed in that country. The founder, Juan Pablo de la Hoz, told the local newspaper Las Últimas Noticias that only in the licensing of [...]

OTT sobre animé nace en Chile

Una nueva plataforma OTT focalizada en los dibujos animados japoneses fue lanzada en Chile hace unas pocas semanas. Se llama Código Animé y, por el momento, sólo está disponible para visualizarse en ese país. El fundador, Juan Pablo De La Hoz, le comentó al periódico local Las Últimas Noticias que sólo en las licencias de [...]

Latin America is Crunchyroll’s second most important market

Before his participation in the next edition of NexTV Series Mexico & Central America, Max Castro, Region Manager at Crunchyroll, spoke to NexTV News Latam about the new projects and performance of the anime platform in Latin America. -What are your main markets in Latin America? In Latin America, the number one market is Mexico, [...]

Netflix to debut new Godzilla anime film

Netflix announced that it will distribute worldwide, in more than 190 countries, the new original Japanese animation based on the Godzilla character, following a Toho theatrical release in Japan. To bring to life Godzillas latest adaptation, Japanese film distributor Toho is working with leading Japanese anime studio Polygon Pictures, directors Kobun Shizuno and Hiroyuki Seshita [...]

Wow! Play suspends its service in Brazil

Wow! Play, the Brazilian SVOD service focused on Asian content,  announced through its website that it will suspend operations to cope with the tasks of maintaining and updating the service from February 28th. Existing subscribers will be able to access the contents until that date. The company did not give more details about the continuity [...]

Wow! Play suspende su servicio en Brasil

La plataforma OTT brasileña Wow! Play, enfocada en los contenidos asiáticos, anunció a través de su página web que entrará en mantenimiento y actualización a partir del 28 de febrero. Los actuales suscriptores podrán acceder a los contenidos hasta esa fecha. La empresa no dio mayores detalles sobre la continuidad o no- del servicio. La [...]

New anime-focused SVOD service is launched in Brazil

  The distributor Sato Company has launched in Brazil the OTT platform Wow! Play. The service seeks to meet the geek public demand with an Asian- focused catalog, including anime, films and tokusatsu series.   New users have a 15-days trial period. Then, the monthly subscription costs R$ 14.90 (USD 4.5) for three months, and [...]

OTT platform Crunchyroll begins accepting payments in Brazilian Reais

  A Plataforma OTT de anime Crunchyroll fechou uma parceria com a publisher de entretenimento online Playspot para oferecer o pagamento da assinatura em reais. Crunchyroll só permitia anteriormente o pagamento em dólar, com cartão de crédito internacional.   A Playspot comercializará as assinaturas de forma exclusiva no Brasil. O pagamento em reais está disponível [...]