Tag Archives: anime

Crunchyroll’s acquisition by Sony could be delayed due to monopoly risk in the anime market

As reported by the specialized website The Information and others, the acquisition of the Crunchyroll platform, focused on anime content, by Sony, officially announced in December 2020, could be delayed. Crunchyroll’s deal to sell to Sony is valued at USD 1.175 million in cash. According to the information reported, the US Department of Justice will [...]

Funimation now available on Roku devices in Brazil and Mexico

SVOD OTT Funimation, focused on anime content and launched in Mexico and Brazil in November 2020, this way making its official launch in Latin America, is  now available on Roku’s platform starting this Tuesday, March 9th, in those same countries. According to the announcement made by Roku and the Funimation Global Group, Roku users in [...]

Crunchyroll expands its catalog in Latin America with VIZ Media

The Crunchyroll platform, whose portfolio is focused on the anime universe, has recently announced a new partnership with VIZ Media, a US anime distribution and entertainment company based in San Francisco, California. As reported by Crunchyroll, the aim of the partnership is to expand the platform’s catalog in Latin America, and add almost 600 titles. [...]

Funimation launches Android app in Brazil and Mexico

As reported by several specialized websites, Funimation, SVOD OTT with anime content, launched in Brazil and Mexico at the end of 2020, has recently launched an application for Android devices, which can be accessed for free through Google Play. In Brazil, access to the OTT catalog is available for an R$ 249.90 (USD 45) annual [...]

Funimation lança aplicativo para Android no Brasil

A plataforma de streaming Funimation lançou o aplicativo para Android no Brasil. A plataforma é focada em animes e foi lançada no Brasil e no México no ano passado, os dos primeiros mercados da América Latina onde o OTT está disponível. Com a novidade, os usuários já podem baixar o aplicativo para Android no Google [...]

AT&T concreta venta de Crunchyroll a Sony

Luego de varios meses de negociaciones, finalmente AT&T confirmó un acuerdo por la venta de Crunchyroll al grupo Funimation, un joint-venture entre Sony Pictures Entertainment de Estados Unidos y Aniplex de Japón, esta última subsidiaria de Sony Music Entertainment, por un valor de USD 1.175 millones en efectivo. Con el objetivo de reducir su carga [...]

AT&T sells Crunchyroll to Sony

After several months of negotiations, AT&T  has finally confirmed an agreement for the sale of Crunchyroll to Funimation, a joint-venture between Sony Pictures Entertainment in the US and the Japanese Aniplex, the latter subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment. The transaction was valued at USD 1,175 million in cash. In order to reduce its debt load, [...]

Loading incorpora contenidos de Crunchyroll en Brasil

Loading, nuevo canal de TV recientemente lanzado en Brasil, incorporó más de 50 títulos de Crunchyroll a su programación, y ofrecerá una gama de títulos de animé como parte de su catálogo de contenidos. Además, según reportan varios websites especializados, Loading doblará varios programas en asociación con Crunchyroll, como 91 days y Given. Nos entusiasma [...]

Loading adds Crunchyroll’s titles in Brazil

Loading, a new TV channel recently launched in Brazil, has added more than 50 Crunchyroll titles to its programming grid, and will offer a range of anime titles as part of its content catalog. In addition, according to several specialized websites, Loading will dub several titles in partnership with Crunchyroll, such as 91 days and [...]

Funimation se lanza oficialmente en Brasil y México

Según reportaron varios websites especializados, Funimation, nuevo SVOD OTT focalizado en contenidos de animé, ya está disponible en Brasil y México, oficializando así su arribo a Latinoamérica. La plataforma ya estaba disponible en Estados Unidos, Canadá, Reino Unido, Irlanda, Australia y Nueva Zelanda.  Tal como se había reportado, la plataforma está inicialmente disponible a través [...]