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VRV Confirmed to be A Part of Sony’s Crunchyroll Acquisition

After Sony cemented its acquisition of Crunchyroll earlier this month, clouds started looming around the fate of the bundle subscription service VRV. Ellation Inc., the former parent organization of Crunchyroll, started VRV back in 2016. The service used to include Funimation, which later[…]

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Sony Scores Crunchyroll for $1.175 Billion What’s Next for Anime Streaming?

After a long tussle between giant conglomerates and the US government, Sony finally has Crunchyroll come under its wings. A $1.175 billion-dollar deal between Sony and American communications company AT&T will have the popular streaming service join Sony-owned North American streaming service[…]

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Sony Pushes 2-Factor Authentication on Playstation after Frequent Hacking!

Your personally curated collection of games with all the saved progress and other cool stuff must be there on your PlayStation. Now what if you suddenly weren’t able to access all that? Even the mere thought of this happening is terrifying for any PlayStation user. A hacked PlayStation[…]

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PlayStation Blunder! Store Accidentally Pre-Releases Kimetsu No Yaiba Film

We all make many mistakes and most of the time they are excusable, but some blunders are too big to be excused. The most anticipated anime film of 2021, Demon Slayer: Mugen Train, was accidentally made available on Playstation.This was one big mistake as many people got to see the movie without[…]

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Funimation Set To Be Temporarily Down for Maintenance!!!

This is an Alert to all the Otakus out there who frequent the American Entertainment Company, Funimation! This online platform will temporarily go down for the next two hours.Funimation posted on their official twitter account that the scheduled maintenance will begin today.The announcement […]

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SONY Buys Crunchyroll Why Aren’t Fans Happy With The Decision?

Crunchyroll, the home to a diverse range of anime, is being sold to SONY. Sony, being the owner of Funimation, now has a lot on its hands. With the possession of two major anime streaming websites, all otakus’ eyes are now stuck on the company’s next move. Being founded in 2006, Crunchyroll[…]

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Will Sony Score Crunchyroll? Sony Nears Crunchyroll Acquisition

Crunchyroll, currently the biggest anime streaming website, is under the talks of changing hands from AT&T to Sony. Anime has a huge fanbase not just in Japan but overseas as well. Streaming websites have been trying their best to include anime in their catalogs due to its rising popularity.[…]

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Resident Evil, Naruto and More PS4 Games on Huge Discount by Sony

Through its official Twitter account, Shonen Jump announced that Sony’s Big in Japan sale is starting from September 23rd to October 7th, with huge discounts available on Bleach, Naruto, and Naruto Shippuden, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, and more. The PlayStation store’s Big in Japan Sale is back[…]

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Hunter×Hunter, Steins;Gate: Manga Entertainment Q4 2020

Manga Entertainment is a producer and licensor of Japanese anime in the UK. It is a subsidiary branch of Funimation and is owned by Sony. Its US branch is independently operated by Lionsgate. Due to the ongoing pandemic, distributions and licensing in the UK have been progressing very slowly, and even the current dates for […]

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Crunchyroll in Talks to be SOLD to Sony by AT&T for $1.5 Billion USD

Crunchyroll is currently the owner of the biggest catalogue of anime among the online streaming platforms. It is not only an anime distributor but also has its own line of Crunchyroll Originals anime titles. Crunchyroll is, at present, a subsidiary of AT&T’s Warner Media. However, according to recent reports, AT&T is looking to sell Crunchyroll […]

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Sony bought Bilibili & The Chinese Pirating Website Has Turned Legal

Anime has progressed over the years and is now a worldwide trend. However, it is not always available to stream in every country or state; officially, that is. This is where the role of pirating anime websites come in. These pirate websites let users upload anime and other content and stream them mostly free of […]

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Animax Asia Channel Removed from ‘Sony LIV’ Streaming App

Animax Asia was recently removed from Sony LIV, a Sony Pictures Entertainment owned Indian streaming app on 8th May. Sony is yet to make an official statement on removing the channel. According to Variety, KC Global Media officially acquired four Asian pay-TV channels from Sony on 11th May which includes Animax Asia. Former executives of […]