Anime Network to Stream Towanoquon Online

Oct 7th 2011
HOUSTON, TX - October 7, 2011 - Broadcast and digital distributor Anime Network announced that they will begin streaming the 6-part science fiction mini-series Towa no Quon, in Japanese with English subtitles on Anime Network Online.

From studio BONES (Eureka Seven, No. 6) and director Umanosuke Iida (Hellsing, Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team) comes a futuristic thrill ride you'll never forget, where humans waking up with amazing powers are hunted down by an organization bent on their eradication, with only one idealist as their shield against destruction.

Starting on Thursday, October 13, the series will begin streaming online at 1 PM Eastern, with a new part available every two weeks. Distribution on additional services and platforms will follow in 2012.

ABOUT THE SERIES

No man, not even a superhuman, can stand alone against a faceless adversary.
In futuristic Tokyo, a new breed of humans, known as Attractors, awaken to find themselves prey to Custos, a sinister organization of cyborgs. However, strength lies in numbers and hope for survival grows from the emergence of a leader: Quon, an idealistic youth with the power to heal. Along with the speed demon Yuri, psi-voiced Kiri, telepath Tei and teleporter Takao, the Attractors only chance to survive is to unite and fight back - HARD. The best names in epic, superhero sci-fi anime come together to produce a new kind of legend: TOWANOQUON!

WHERE:

Anime Network Online http://www.theanimenetwork.com

RELEASE SCHEDULE:

Starting Thursday, Oct. 13th at 1 PM Eastern
Part 1 - 10/13
Part 2 - 10/27
Part 3 - 11/10
Part 4 - 11/24
Part 5 - 12/08
Part 6 - 12/22

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ABOUT ANIME NETWORK
Anime Network is a leading broadcast and digital distributor of Japanese animation and Asian cinema in North America. Headquartered in Houston, TX, Anime Network was founded in 2002 and launched as one of the first VOD networks on most major cable providers. Anime Network's mission is to bring the best in anime programming to every household in North America. In addition to our VOD network, consumers can access our Online Streaming Service on our official website. This dynamic website, featuring an ever growing anime community, includes a subscription service that mirrors the VOD network and allows viewers to catch up on episodes they may have missed on broadcast.

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