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Netflix announces first anime original series set in Mexico

Netflix announced Seis Manos, its first original anime series set in Mexico, which will be launched globally in 2019. The series is produced by VIZ Media, together with Powerhouse Animation. The story will be set in Mexico in the 1970s era. Seis Manos centers on three orphaned martial arts warriors who join forces with a [...]

Netflix anuncia primer anime original, ambientado en México

Netflix anunció la realización de Seis Manos, su primera serie de anime, ambientada en México, que se lanzará globalmente en la plataforma en 2019. La nueva propuesta está producida por VIZ Media junto con Powerhouse Animation. La historia transcurrirá en México en los años 70 y mostrará a tres guerreros de artes marciales huérfanos que [...]

Crunchyroll debuts linear TV anime block in Brazil

Anime streaming service Crunchyroll announced that it will launch a one-hour programming block on free-to air channel Rede Brasil. It will be available on Saturdays beginning April 21, featuring two shows, Black Clover and Re:Zero. The new programming block, called Crunchyroll TV, will mark the platforms first jump onto linear television. It will air every [...]

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 [...]