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VIZ Announces First Original Anime ‘Seis Manos’ for Netflix

Netflix has unveiled the next stage in its anime content quest: Seis Manos — the first original series from VIZ Media. Set to launch in 2019, the show is being developed and produced ... Continue Reading →
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VIZ Partners with Ghostbot to Develop ‘Chummy Chum Chums’

VIZ Media has entered a content development and merchandising partnership with award-winning animation studio Ghostbot Inc. (Star Wars Forces of Destiny, Whisker Haven Tales) for the ... Continue Reading →
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VIZ Media Teams Up with Rose City Games for Indie Slate

Portland, Oregon’s Rose City Games and San Francisco-based anime/manga powerhouse VIZ Media are joining forces to deliver original, narrative-driven games and introduce new and diverse ... Continue Reading →
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VIZ Media Licenses ‘Captain Tsubasa’ Reboot

Anime and manga distribution company VIZ Media, LLC has acquired digital streaming, EST, home video, merchandise rights from Japanese publisher Shueisha Inc. for an upcoming animated ... Continue Reading →
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VIZ Taps Televiz as LatAm Program Distributor

VIZ Media has appointed distributor Televix Entertainment to represent the former’s extensive catalog of anime titles, expanding the company’s reach and continuing to build ... Continue Reading →
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VIZ, Bernard Chong Back Anime Discovery Platform Kitsu

A new startup seeking to change the way the fan community experiences anime, Kitsu, announces it has raised $600,000 in a seed round, receiving funds from San Francisco-based VIZ Media ... Continue Reading →
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VIZ Developing ‘Gakkimals’ Series

VIZ Media has acquired production and licensing rights to develop an animated series based on the Japanese children’s property Gakkimals. The show will follow the wonderful adventures ... Continue Reading →
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VIZ Names Brad Woods Chief Marketing Officer

VIZ Media has appointed Brad Woods to the role of Chief Marketing Officer. The seasoned entertainment exec will be responsible for developing a range of marketing and product strategies ... Continue Reading →