Crunchyroll to Simulcast Magi: The Kingdom of Magic This FallSep 20th 2013
Emerging from the Labyrinth to the Kingdom of Magic, Magi's second season is set to take fans on a high-flying adventure!
San Francisco, Calif. (September 19, 2013) – Good things come to those who wait, and for MAGI fans, this statement rings true to the heart. MAGI returns to Crunchyroll, Inc. this season with its exciting second season: MAGI: THE KINGDOM OF MAGIC, which is set to broadcast every Sunday starting on October 6, at 2:00 a.m. Pacific time for both its premium and free members. More information can be found on http://www.crunchyroll.com/magi.
MAGI: THE KINGDOM OF MAGIC will be available to Crunchyroll's audience in the following territories: United States, Canada, South Africa, and Central and South America.
The all-star voice acting cast of Kaori Ishihara, Yuki Kaji and Haruka Tomatsu, will all return to resume the mantel once more as our favorite group of protagonists: Morgiana, Aladdin, and Alibaba Saluja!
“The story follows the travels of a boy named Aladdin around a strange land in which mysterious ruins called Dungeons are said to house priceless treasures. Together with Alibaba, a friend he met during his travels, Aladdin strives to conquer all of the Dungeons and obtain their treasures. Through all the meetings and partings he experiences along the way, Aladdin will also learn of his own fate...” More information about MAGI can also be found at: www.magi-usa.com.
Episodes can be accessed from Crunchyroll.com, the free iPad and iPhone application, the Android application, Windows Phone, PS3, Roku, Google TV, Boxee, Vizio VIA, WD TV Live and additional set-top channels, and affiliate partners.
Crunchyroll premium members will have access to the largest anime and drama selection, same-day access for simulcasted titles, no advertisements and can be viewed in up to 1080p quality on selected titles. More information about the Crunchyroll membership plan can be found at: http://www.crunchyroll.com/freetrial/
About Crunchyroll, Inc.
Crunchyroll is a leading global video network and developer of social media applications for Japanese anime and Asian media. Through applications like Crunchyroll for iPhone, iPad, Android, TV set-top boxes, affiliate websites and its own streaming website, Crunchyroll delivers officially-licensed content from leading Asian media producers directly to consumers.
Crunchyroll has offices in San Francisco, Calif. and Tokyo, Japan, and is a member of the Association of Japanese Animations (AJA) and Licensing International Merchandisers' Association (LIMA). Founded in 2006, Crunchyroll is funded by leading venture capital firm, Venrock, Japanese entertainment giant TV TOKYO, digital publishing leader Bitway and a group of angel investors representing some of the brightest and most successful entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley. More information can be found at http://www.crunchyroll.com.
About Aniplex of America Inc.
Aniplex of America Inc. (Santa Monica, California) is a subsidiary of Aniplex Inc. (headquartered in Tokyo, Japan), a group of Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc. and a leading provider of anime content and music production and distribution in Japan. Aniplex of America has launched fan-favorite DVD and Blu-Ray releases such as Bakemonogatari, Durarara!!, Puella Magi Madoka Magica, The Garden of Sinners, Sword Art Online, Blue Exorcist, and Blast of Tempest. The company's ever-growing line-up of shows includes our most recent titles Monogatari Series Second Season, Day Break Illusion, SERVANT x SERVICE, Silver Spoon, Oreshura, Oreimo 2, Fate/Zero, and Vividred Operation.
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