Tag Archives: Crunchyroll

Sony would be close to acquiring Crunchyroll

As reported by several specialized websites, Sony would have entered into final negotiations to acquire the US OTT Crunchyroll. The transaction would be valued at around USD 957 million. In mid-August, the specialized website The Information had reported that, originally, AT&T requested USD 1.5 billion for the platform and Sony was interested in the acquisition, [...]

Dataxis to debate on strategies to avoid subscriber spinning and churn in OTT

After having developed the second Sportv Series Latin America edition virtually, Dataxis will resume its virtual panels from this Tuesday, October 20th at 1:00 PM (ART), the date on which it will gather a group of experts to discuss strategies in relation to How to avoid subscriber spinning and ‘churn’ in OTT. Registration to the [...]

Funimation to be available in Brazil and Mexico in December

As reported by several specialized websites, the OTT Funimation, focused on anime content, will be available in Mexico and Brazil from December, thus making its official arrival at Latin America, as it was previously reported. The platform will compete with other OTTs, such as Crunchyroll and Anime Onegai, also about to launch in the region, [...]

Crunchyroll adds new premium subscription plans

The Crunchyroll (AT&T) platform, focused on anime content, announced this Monday the launch of new subscription plans globally, including Latin America. As officially detailed from the company, those who pay  a premium subscription to access the OTT catalog will be able to choose between the Fan; Mega Fan and Fan Anual packages. All of them [...]

Crunchyroll and Cartoon Network bring Toonami back to Latin America

Cartoon Network and the company Crunchyroll, focused on anime content, announced the return of Toonami to Latin America, a segment that features the best Asian anime content on the channel, starting on Monday, August 31st, from Monday to Friday at midnight. As officially reported by Cartoon Network, the agreement will last for one year and [...]

AT&T could sale Crunchyroll to Sony

As reported on August 12th by the specialized website The Information, AT&T is negotiating with Sony Pictures Entertainment to sell the OTT Crunchyroll, one of the most important anime content platforms, both globally and in Latin America. The website reported that AT&T intends a total of  USD 1.5 billion for the transaction. Although up to [...]

Uruguay continues leading Crunchyroll’s audience worldwide

The Crunchyroll platform, specialized in the anime industry and available in more than 200 territories and countries, reported today its Q1 2020 audience report. According to the information, Uruguay continues to be the Latin American country that records the highest number of views per subscriber on the platform. Other countries in the region that are [...]

JustWatch, OTT that brings global series-and-film platforms together, launches in Argentina

The OTT JustWatch, which brings global series-and-film platforms together , was launched this Tuesday in Argentina, according to what was reported to the country’s Telam news agency from the Berlin-based company. Through the JustWatch Argentine version, users can access all content from Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV, HBO GO, Movistar Play, Clarovideo, Blim, Crunchyroll, [...]

Uruguay continues to lead anime audience worldwide

Crunchyroll, the largest anime platform worldwide, published data on anime viewing in July 2019. The company reported that, of the 200 countries and territories in which it is available, Uruguay is the country that lead its contents consumption that month. In addition, Crunchyroll presented a list detailing the 10 countries that most consumed its contents [...]

AnimeFLV streaming platform to develop a new legal anime business model

The AnimeFLV streaming platform, which broadcasted free and illegal anime series, announced through a statement that it will be focused on developing a business model that supports the legal anime. Several contents offered by AnimeFLV had Crunchyrrolls rights exclusivity, the paid OTT platform leader in the anime series segment, owned by WarnerMedia. According to the [...]