Video Streaming Site '' to Offer Premium DAISUKI Membership Service for North America

Tokyo-based Anime Consortium Japan Inc. will be offering a “Premium DAISUKI Membership” service through “” (, its anime video streaming site for users outside of Japan. Starting in July 8, beta service will be available for the United States and Canada, with an official kick-off date planned for sometime this summer.

In addition to the standard free membership, the Premium Membership service will be available for a monthly fee of 5 USD. Premium Members get access to simultaneous streaming of new anime titles (distributed free of time delay from Japan), fewer advertisement “Less Ads”streaming (streaming with fewer commercials), streaming of past masterpiece anime titles, and other special, member-exclusive goodies.
[Anime Consortium Japan is located in Tokyo's Minato-ku, under CEO Shin Unozawa.]

■ Service Details
  • Simultaneous streaming of new anime titles and fewer ads streaming
    Premium Members get access to titles much quicker than standard members through “simultaneous streaming,” which even includes subtitles. In addition, commercials are shown at a much lower rate with “Less Ads”
  • Exclusive streaming of past masterpiece anime titles and special content
    In addition to the latest anime titles, paying members can access past titles that are very popular outside of Japan. Available titles include those popular with North American viewers such as MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM WING, MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM SEED, MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM SEED DESTINY, Yoshitaka Amano's Fantasy Anime: VEGETABLE FAIRES -N.Y. SALAD, and many more, to be added in sequential order for overseas anime fans.

Premium Membership service will start in the United States and Canada, where “” users are most prevalent, and then expand into other regions. Top-quality content through Premium DAISUKI Membership will continue to expand into the future.

A List of Member Types

Member Type Guest DAISUKI Member Premium
Monthly Fee 0 0 5 USD
Service Area Worldwide
(excluding Japan and China)
(excluding Japan and China)
USA and Canada
* Eventually expanding to other areas
Available titles Limited Limited All titles
Picture quality SD SD/HD SD/HD
Ad frequency Shown specified number of times Shown specified number of times Limited
Community No Yes Yes

Titles available to paying members * As of July 2016 (planned)
Titles will be added in series order for streaming.

Simultaneous streaming

These titles will be available to guests and DAISUKI Members one week after simultaneous streaming.

Only for Premium DAISUKI Members, available until August 31

Only for Premium DAISUKI Members

[About Anime Consortium Japan Inc.]
Anime Consortium Japan Inc. (ACJ) offers simultaneous streaming of new anime titles in Japan (distributed free of time delay from Japan), as well as past titles in multiple languages through their website "". The website also sells anime-related and digital content to worldwide fans.
And thanks to support from Cool Japan Fund Inc., ACJ is making efforts to spread Japan's animation culture and increase the number of anime fans across the globe.
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