Crunchyroll Reveals Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt Today

Teamed up with Kadokawa Pictures, Crunchyroll launches the hilarious adventures of Panty and Stocking with Garterbelt

San Francisco, Calif. (October 1, 2010) ­ Crunchyroll ­ the leading online streaming source for anime and Asian dramas ­ delivers a healthy dose of laughter with the premier of Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt on its site today at 12:30 pm PDT! Premium anime and all access members will be able to view this title in high definition and without any ads. Free users will be able to view this one week later. More information can be found at

Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt births from Gainax ­ the same animation production company responsible for some of the most popular titles out there including FLCL and Gurren Lagann! Rich with humor and a unique animation style of its own, this show guarantees to etch a smile on your face with every hilarious adventure.

This hilarious show takes place in Daten City as it is being rocked by weird happenings. It's the work of Ghosts taking advantage of human desires! Two angels, Panty and Stocking, are sent from above to deal with the threat...but they turn out to be a pair of delinquent miscreants?! A storm is brewing in Daten City as the double trouble Ghost Hunt begins!!

Episodes can be accessed from,, the free iPad and iPhone application, the Boxee application 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 480p-to-720p quality on selected titles. More information about the Crunchyroll membership plan can be found at:

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 iPad and Naruto Shippūden Official, set top boxes, affiliate websites and its own site, 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

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