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Viewster Announces Licensing Agreements on Anime Simulcasts for Spring 2015

Viewster Announces Licensing Agreements on Electrifying Anime Simulcasts for Spring 2015

Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works], Gunslinger Stratos and Plastic Memories to stream on Viewster in North America and beyond

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND – April 2, 2015 – Viewster, a worldwide video streaming service, announced today licensing agreements for some of Spring 2015's most highly anticipated Japanese anime content — Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works], Gunslinger Stratos and Plastic Memories — this Spring 2015 day and date with the broadcast in Japan. To watch the series, visit Viewster.com or download the free mobile app in iTunes or Google Play.

Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works]

Available Territories: United States, Canada, Latin America, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Benelux, Spain, Portugal.

Fuyuki City—a city surrounded by sea and mountains becomes the setting for an ancient ritual. Seven masters are given control of heroic spirits in order to realize the mythical Holy Grail, which is said to grant its owner any wish. These heroic spirits or servants represent legendary heroes of various classes: “Saber”, “Lancer”, “Archer”, “Rider”, “Caster”, “Assassin”, and “Berserker”. Each master will enter into a contract with their chosen servants and battle the others to the death until only one pair remains… This is the “Holy Grail War”.
The young and capable mage, Rin Tohsaka, prepares for her long-awaited Fifth Holy Grail War to begin… With her servant Archer, Rin enters the Holy Grail War as the sole heir to the prestigious Tohsaka family after her father's death. But when Shirou Emiya, a boy from Rin's school, unwittingly becomes a Master and is fatally wounded in battle, she has no choice but to save him. With Shirou and his servant Saber, Rin sets out to strike down the conspiracies surrounding the Holy Grail War. Will the Holy Grail bless Rin and Shirou's path toward victory or will they be cursed with defeat?

For detailed information and updates on the series, please visit: www.FatestaynightUSA.com.

Gunslinger Stratos

Available Territories: United States, Canada, Latin America, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Greece, CIS, Ukraine, Estonia, Middle East, South Asia.

A.D. 2115—the island nation once called Japan is now known as the “17th Far East Imperial City Management District”. The citizens were promised a life of peace in exchange for some of the comfort they were used to having. People believed their lives would never change and tomorrow will be the same as today. No one suspected the impending doom which their society was about to face. “Degradation”—a rare disease which led to the total disintegration of the human body to a mere pile of sand was slowly but surely spreading throughout the world. Tohru Kazasumi, an ordinary student becomes embroiled in a multi universal battle between his world and the parallel world of “Frontier S (Stratos)”. This meant that Tohru must fight himself from an alternate world. Their futures collide as their paths cross. Will both worlds ever find peace?

For detailed information and updates on the series, please visit: www.GunslingerStratos.com.

Plastic Memories

Available Territories: United States, Canada, Latin America.

From the writer of “Steins;GateNaotaka Hayashi…comes a totally original anime series! In a world where there was a slight advancement in science. After failing his college entrance exams, 18 year-old Tsukasa Mizugaki is offered a position at the renowned SAI Corporation due to his father's connections. SAI Corporation is known for its production and management of androids that possess human emotions called “Giftia”. Tsukasa's position is in the Terminal Service Department where their main job is to recover Giftias that are close to their expiration—it is a graveyard department in every sense. To make matters worse, Tsukasa is ordered to work with Isla, a female Giftia who was never given any responsibility other than serving tea to her co-workers.

For detailed information and updates on the series, please visit: www.PlasticMemoriesUSA.com.

About Viewster:

Viewster (www.viewster.com) is a worldwide online video service connecting passionate audiences. We are the first stop destination for anime lovers, featuring an ever-growing line up of the latest shows directly from Japan. Our wider catalogue brings the best of specialist shows and movies, with more than ten thousand titles across anime, thriller, sci-fi, and fantasy. Viewster is free, supported by advertising and available to stream on desktop, mobile and smart TV apps.

The Viewster Online Film Fest brings millions of visitors together with the creators. Each festival we feature the best up and coming filmmakers and invite our online community to help select the finalists. But we don't stop there. We believe so much in fan culture, that we have created a global platform for fans to interact with each other, and we invite anime enthusiasts to join our translation community to create subtitles on a professional level. Meet with us – both online and at international conventions throughout the year.

Find Viewster on www.Viewster.com, in iTunes or Google Play

For more information, please visit: http://corp.viewster.com.

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