January 9, 2015
Anime Consortium Japan Inc., the recently established Japanese company for official anime streaming is excited to announce an additional simulcast for the upcoming Winter season. In addition to the already announced simulcast of THE IDOLM@STER CINDERELLA GIRLS, the new season of Kuroko’s Basketball will premiere in January 2015 on DAISUKI.net. All prior seasons will be available for streaming, too.
About Kuroko’s Basketball:
Seirin High School makes it into the semifinals of the Winter Cup. They defeated Toô Gakuen, featuring Aomine, and Yosen, featuring Murasakibara, both from the “Generation of Miracles,” causing Seirin to be one of the more noticed schools. They firm their resolve towards the semifinals. Kagami, nudged by Kuroko, heads outside of the tournament building in order to reconcile with Himuro, but sees a guy picking a fight with Himuro and Alex, steps in to help them.
That guy is Shogo Haizaki of Fukuda Sogo Gakuen. He is a graduate of Teiko Junior High, and he was supposedly a regular player in the first-string team before Kise joined…
The popular sports anime is back! The long-awaited third season of Kuroko’s Basketball will premiere on Japanese television in January 2015. Overseas fans will be able to view the series’ simulcast on DAISUKI (www.DAISUKI.net) for free. Streaming will be offered with multi-language subtitles in English, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and German.
The streaming area includes North and Central America, Latin America, Europe (except French-speaking areas), Oceania (except French Polynesia), Africa (except for Tunisia) and Asia (except for Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore). The first episode will premiere on January 10, 2015 (JST).
For more information visit http://www.kurobas.com
Together with the simulcast, the prior seasons (season 1 & 2) of Kuroko’s Basketball will be added to DAISUKI’s catalogue for free streaming with English subtitles, starting on January 13, 11AM (JST). As for the streaming schedule, around 10 episodes will be added each week.
Anime Consortium Japan also announces the release of its DAISUKI app for Android (β-version). So far, users of mobile devices with iOS have been able to enjoy anime on the go with DAISUKI’s free iOS app (available on Apple’s App Store for iPhone and iPad). Now, all Android users can watch anime streaming on their mobile devices, too. The free app is now available on Google play (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=net.daisuki.daisukiapp).
About Anime Consortium Japan Inc.
Anime Consortium Japan Inc. was established on November 7, 2014. The new company is designed to develop the platform that will provide streaming service of official Japanese anime content and operate e-commerce site to offer anime character-related goods to overseas fans. The major shareholders are BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc., Cool Japan Fund Inc., ASATSU-DK INC., Aniplex Inc., TOEI ANIMATION Co., Ltd., SUNRISE Inc., TMS ENTERTAINMENT CO.LTD, NIHON AD SYSTEMS, INC. (NAS), and DENTSU INC. as of December 25, 2014.
Anime Consortium Japan (ACJ) merged with Daisuki and is taking over their business and remodeling and upgrading all services.
DAISUKI.net is currently streaming titles such as SWORD ART ONLINE 2, M3 the dark metal, Persona 4 the Golden ANIMATION, KILL la KILL, SUSHI NINJA, BUDDY COMPLEX and more. Visit http://www.daisuki.net to see the full selection of titles.
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