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Effective April 2, 2015

Only post article/news/notes about Viewster industry OR about anime that doesn’t already have an existing thread.

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Press Release: Viewster Announces Licensing Agreements on Anime Simulcasts for Spring 2015

Apr 2nd 2015
Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works], Gunslinger Stratos and Plastic Memories to stream on Viewster in North America and beyond

Viewster Adds 2nd Baby Steps Series for UK/Ireland

posted on 2015-04-09 12:04 EDT
Tennis series movies to Florida academy

Viewster: Get Notified About New Simulcasts on the Go

May 7, 2015

VIEWSTER: Viewster launches new video streaming mobile app

May 12, 2015
Five million Android users benefit from best-in-class binge-watching experience

Press Release: Viewster Launches New Mobile Streaming App

May 19th 2015
5 million Android users benefit from best-in-class binge-watching experience

Press Release: Viewster Opens Los Angeles Office to Drive Revenue Initiatives

on June 18, 2015
Video streaming service expands operation’s footprint and appoints industry veteran Rob Pereyda to lead global strategy and develop North American market

Viewster Streaming Service Opens Office in Los Angeles

posted on 2015-06-21 06:30 EDT
Former Crunchyroll/Shiftylook executive Rob Pereyda leads office to grow company’s position in N. America

Viewster Adds NieA_7

posted on 2015-07-07 09:07 EDT
2000 series by director of Haibane Renmei

Viewster Adds More Series

posted on 2015-07-16 12:15 EDT
Wolf’s Rain, Murder Princess and Strawberry Panic! added to site

VIEWSTER: The Wait is Over, The Summer Simulcasts Are Here! (more to come)

July 17, 2015

Exclusive: Viewster Inc. to Open Premium Video, Merchandise Service ‘OMAKASE’

posted on 2015-07-22 16:30 EDT

Viewster Adds Three Hack Series

posted on 2015-07-23 05:06 EDT
.hack//Roots, .hack//SIGN and .hack//Legend of the Twilight added

Viewster to Stream Key the Metal Idol

posted on 2015-07-24 10:38 EDT

Current Anime on Viewster

posted on 2015-08-04 05:54 EDT
Includes simulcasts of Blood Blockade Battlefront, The Heroic Legend of Arslan and Sushi and Beyond

Press Release: Viewster Launches Branded Channels on its Global Streaming Platform

August 6, 2015
Launch partners Mondo Media], AllTime10s and How It Should Have Ended represent best of the best in creator-driven digital-first content

Press Release

LOS ANGELES, CA – August 6, 2015 – Viewster, the worldwide video streaming service, announced today the launch of its Branded Channels, a new offering to bring a large volume of highly curated short form content to its global audience.

The new content includes Mondo Media’s wildly popular Happy Tree Friends and Dick Figures, and additional channels featuring the bizarre and amusing facts of AllTime10s and the topical How It Should Have Ended, an ongoing parody animation series that provides new endings to popular movies.

More top-performing digital-first channels from gaming, animation and entertainment will be announced in September. All channels are available free worldwide through Viewster’s advertising-supported desktop, mobile and smart TV apps, with regular updates ensuring a consistent, fresh flow of content.

“Digital-first content, as we are now proud to offer in our Branded Channels, is an exciting window into the future of entertainment,” said Azadeh Stoelken, Director of Content at Viewster. “We picked these amazing channels to complement our existing anime, science fiction and thriller offerings for our discerning and engaged audience.”

Rob Pereyda, CEO

About Viewster

Viewster ( ) is a worldwide online video service connecting passionate audiences. We are the first stop destination for anime lovers, featuring an ever-growing line up of the latest shows directly from Japan. Our wider catalogue brings the best of specialist shows and movies, with more than ten thousand titles across anime, thriller, sci-fi, and fantasy. Viewster is free, supported by advertising and available to stream on desktop, mobile and smart TV apps.

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New Anime Added to Animax UK and Viewster

posted on 2015-09-15 11:08 EDT

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What People are Saying About Omakase

by Viewster Oamakase, Sep 23rd 2015

An all-new experience for anime fans, bringing you a curated package of artfully selected merchandise alongside a premium anime streaming service with digital exclusives.

$29/2 months
(+ Shipping & Handling: VAT applies to UK purchases)

Viewster to Stream Meine Liebe, Saint Beast Anime

posted on 2015-10-11 23:45 EDT
Company provides more details on its Omakase premium subscription service

Sushi and Beyond TV Anime Gets New Year’s Special

posted on 2015-11-14 10:00 EST
Original 24-episode anime is inspired by book about British family’s trip to Japan

Viewster Closes Omakase Subscription Box Service

posted on 2016-03-15 12:36 EDT
Viewster’s LA office will close at end of March without new owner for Omakase service

Viewster Blog: The Future of Viewster

by Richard Montoya • April 7, 2016

Viewster Adds Sora no Manimani to Its Anime Lineup

posted on 2016-04-23 08:00 EDT
New episodes of 2009 romantic comedy available weekly

Viewster and Anime-Planet Announce Partnership

Jan 27th 2017

December 10, 2018 15:50 ET

Cinedigm Acquires Streaming Services Viewster, Viewster Anime

posted on 2018-12-11 09:30 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Final acquisition slated for January

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Cinedigm Finalizes Viewster, Viewster Anime Acquisition

posted on 2019-02-05 17:07 EST by Karen Ressler

Cinedigm Partners with Future Today, Inc. to Distribute and Monetize Viewster Streaming Service

Mar 21st 2019

Viewster link now leads to CONtv

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