Crackle acquires Robotech
The popular ’80s anime will debut May 15, timed with the launch of the Sony VOD’s new, linear-style “channels.”
Netflix to produce its first original anime
It’s unclear what languages Perfect Bones will be offered in, but the co-production will be rolled out in all of the SVOD’s 190 territories.
Crunchyroll taps new head of original content
Formerly of Viz Productions (Edge of Tomorrow), Branon Coluccio will cultivate Japanese IP to develop new content.
Crunchyroll to expand smart TV distribution with Redux acquisition
The anime streaming service is looking to improve content discovery with apps on connected TVs and consoles.
Comic Con gets its own digital channel
Cinedigm chairman and CEO Chris McGurk discusses a partnership with Wizard World, which will see the launch of a digital, multi-platform Comic Con network, featuring original programming and curated film and TV content.