Toei Animation Completes Online Deal With Digital Streaming Platform, Tubi TV
Multi-Series Deal Includes Classic And New Programming
LOS ANGELES (November 8, 2016) – Toei Animation inc. has signed a deal with Internet TV network, Tubi TV, to bring several of its top animated properties to the popular streaming platform.
Set to debut on November 9, the deal encompasses ten English sub-titled series, including the recently launched Digimon Adventure Tri. Tubi TV is the largest truly free US digital network, and its expansive catalog has no subscription fee requirement and offers instant access to premium movies and TV shows across OTT, mobile and web devices.
Series confirmed for the deal include:
Digimon adventure tri Chapter 1, 2 & 3–subtitle
Majin Bone #1-#52
Rowdy Sumo wrestler #1-#23
Saint Seiya Soul of Gold #1-#13
Captain Harlock #1-#42
Galaxy Express 999 #1-#113
Tiger Mask W #1-#39 (and upcoming current episodes in production)
“We are excited to bring our classic titles and recent successes, to Tubi TV’s innovative platform,” said Masayuki Endo, President of Toei Animation Inc. “With renewed interest in our greatest hits, it has become important to find the best online streaming partners.”
About Tubi TV
Tubi TV is a free Internet TV network that offers the largest collection of movies and TV shows. Based in San Francisco with a team of passionate entertainment and technology enthusiasts, the company is focused on freeing premium movies and TV shows so viewers can be entertained without having to deal with subscription fees or credit cards. Partnerships with brand advertisers ensure that Tubi TV remains free to all viewers.
About Toei Animation Inc.
Based in Los Angeles, Toei Animation Inc. manages the film distribution of Toei’s top properties, including Dragon Ball series, Sailor Moon, One Piece, Saint Seiya, and many others to North America, Latin America, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. Toei Animation Los Angeles office further handles all categories of consumer product licensing based on its film and television brands within these territories. For more information, please visit www.toei-animation-usa.com.