Digimon Xros Wars Joins The Crunchyroll Fall 2011 Lineup
San Francisco, Calif. (November 2, 2011) – Crunchyroll partners with Toei Animation to simulcast the famed DIGIMON XROS WARS, starting next week. More information can be found on www.crunchyroll.com/digimon.
DIGIMON XROS WARS will be available in the following territories: United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand.
Crunchyroll's Senior Brand Manager Michelle Hwang said, “We are very excited to partner with Toei Animation to simulcast one of the most popular anime franchises. Digimon has been a fan favorite all over the world, and now fans can enjoy it immediately following Japan TV broadcast on Crunchyroll.com. This is our biggest Fall lineup ever, and fans can enjoy the best of Japanese animation on the world's most popular anime service, Crunchyroll.”
Episodes can be accessed from Crunchyroll.com, the free iPad and iPhone application, the Android application, Roku, 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 up to 720p quality. 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, distribution partners 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.
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