Daisuki.net Successfully Launched

May 21st 2013
FREQUENT UPDATES, E-COMMERCE COMING SOON!

Tokyo, May 21, 2013 - DAISUKI Inc., the Japanese Animation official distribution site, announced today that it has successfully launched DAISUKI.net with the goal to become the preeminent destination for legal anime content on the Internet as well as a robust e-commerce platform.

DAISUKI.net is comprised of several major players in the anime and advertising world that have partnered to form this new website and enterprise: Aniplex Inc., SUNRISE INC., TOEI ANIMATION Co., LTD., TMS ENTERTAINMENT CO., LTD., NIHON AD SYSTEMS INC., DENTSU INC. and ASATSU-DK INC.

“Our goal is to create a place where creators and fans can have a direct dialogue and where creator's works can be legally enjoyed by fans around the world,” said Kunihiko Shibata, President of DAISUKI, “We want to grow and expand the Japanese Animation industry by offering authorized content and an online shop to sell anime related goods.” The site is intended for a worldwide audience (some content might be regionally restricted due to licensing agreements.)

Anime series currently available on the site include: Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Sword Art Online, Mobile Suit Gundam Seed, Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam, Lupin the 3rd, and The Prince of Tennis OAV series. This is the first time The Prince of Tennis OAVs are available in the English language. Future titles will include One Piece and many more to be added continuously. With a potential catalog of tens of thousands of episodes, DAISUKI running a survey of registered users to learn what series they want to see first. Among these titles, many have never before been released in English, and others will feature brand new, faithful and fan-friendly translations. DAISUKI.net is free to watch, there is no subscription fees.

DAISUKI's e-commerce platform will launch in late June, 2013. Visitors to DAISUKI.net will be able to purchase Japanese merchandise related to their favorite shows. As part of its launch campaign, a special contest will be held with winners announced after each round totaling 1000 lucky participants. Each DAISUKI.net user may enter once every 24 hours. Registration is required to enter the contest. The prizes include a special version of the Naruto game, Madoka Magica and Fate Zero figures, Card Boxes, and more. Additional prizes will be added regularly.

Return to DAISUKI.net frequently for updates on new contents, and the launch of the e-commerce platform.

ABOUT DAISUKI INC.

Name : DAISUKI Inc.
Location: Ohwa Building 6F, 1-22-17, Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Representative:Representative Director, President Kunihiko Shibata
Established: October 17th, 2012
Capital : 229,750 K yen (Capital reserve 229,750 K yen)
Business line :Delivery of animation content video to overseas markets and selling of animation related goods

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