An Nyoung Ha Seh Yo! Crunchyroll Welcomes Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) to Its Leading Online Streaming Platform for Asian Content

Mar 16th 2009

Leading Online Video Distributor Finalizes Deal to Stream Highly Popular Korean Dramas

San Francisco, California (March XX, 2009) – Crunchyroll, the online world's #1 destination for Asian content and social networking service, announces a strategic partnership with the Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) to stream more than 30 complete Korean dramas series, of which the first will begin streaming week of March 16, 2009. More information can be found at www.Crunchyroll.com.

This strategic partnership will bring MBC dramas to the North American segment of Crunchyroll's international platform that serves over five (5) million unique users. Each week more complete MBC series will be released on the Crunchyroll platform for free ad-supported viewing.

“We would like to extend our warmest welcome to our newest content partner MBC America”, states Crunchyroll Vice President Ilya Levtov. “The Crunchyroll audience has always been passionate about Korean dramas and it is a pleasure to make this collection of great dramas available to our millions of users in North America.”

About Crunchyroll
Headquartered in San Francisco, California – Crunchyroll is hailed as a leading online entertainment brand with the largest international online community and destination focused on Asian entertainment including anime, drama and music in addition to electronic entertainment and auto content. Crunchyroll's distribution channel and partnership program delivers content to over five million passionate fans worldwide. Crunchyroll is funded by the premiere group Venrock. More information can be found at its website http://www.Crunchyroll.com.

The statements made in this press release that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements." These forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and assumptions that are subject to risks and uncertainties. The Company cautions readers of this press release that a number of important factors could cause Crunchyroll.com's actual future results to differ materially from those expressed in any such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, without limitation, product delays, industry competition, rapid changes in technology and industry standards, protection of proprietary rights, maintenance of relationships with key personnel, vendors and third-party developers, international economic and political conditions. The Company may change its intention, belief or expectation, at any time and without notice, based upon any changes in such factors, in the Company's assumptions or otherwise. The Company undertakes no obligation to release publicly any revisions to any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.


bookmark/share with:

Press Release homepage / archives

Around The Web