VIZ Media Llc., one of the entertainment industrys most innovative and comprehensive manga and animation licensing and publishing companies, has brought an array of new shows for both U.S. and international broadcasters. VIZS is located at booth 1344 in the Kids Town grouping the anime specialist has sponsored during NATPE at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas.
For U.S. broadcasters, VIZ is offering MÄR, ZOIDS GENESIS, HIKARU NO GO, THE PRINCE OF TENNIS, FULL MOON, GRANDPA DANGER and CROKET.
For International broadcasters, VIZ is offering:
NARUTO (Latin America and Brazil)
ZATCH BELL! (Latin America and Brazil)
MEGAMAN NT WARRIOR: AXESS (worldwide)
GRANDPA DANGER (worldwide)
DEKO BOKO FRIENDS (worldwide)
NARUTO and ZATCH BELL! are airing on Cartoon Network in the U.S. and YTV in Canada. DEKO BOKO FRIENDS can be soon on Nick Jr., Noggin and Nickktoons in the U.S.
Headquartered in San Francisco, California, VIZ Media Llc. (www.viz.com
) is one of the leading companies in the field of manga publishing, animation and entertainment licensing of Japanese content. Owned by three of Japans largest creators and licensors of manga and animation, Shueisha Inc., Shogakukan Inc., and Shogakukan Production Co. Ltd. (ShoPro Japan), VIZ Media is a leader in the publishing and distribution of Japanese manga for English speaking audiences in North America and a global licensor of Japanese manga and animation. The company offers an integrated product line including, magazines such as SHONEN JUMP and SHOJO BEAT, graphic novels, videos, DVDs, audio soundtracks and develops and markets animated entertainment from initial production, television placement and distribution, to merchandise licensing and promotions for audiences and consumers of all ages.