On FoxBox this fall
Out of the blue today, 4Kids Entertainment
announced that Shaman King (TV)
would be airing on Fox Box
this fall, effectively announcing that they had licensed at least part of the TV series.
According to the press release, 4Kids will be producing (dubbing) 26 episodes for air on FoxBox. There is no mention of whether or not they have licensed the rest of the 64 episode TV series, nor if the 26 episodes to be broadcast are in fact the first 26 episodes.4Kids Entertainment
has an exclusive license with Fox to provide all the programming for FoxBox.
Excerpt from Press Release
It happens only once every 500 years! 4Kids Entertainment (NYSE:KDE) today announced a world of spirits and ghosts is about to descend on FOX BOX this fall with the debut of "Shaman King," the Japanese anime television series based on Hiroyuki Takei's multi-million selling graphic novels. 4Kids Entertainment will produce 26 episodes for U.S. broadcast on FOX BOX beginning September 2003.