Animax goes Gonzo

Schilling, Mark
June 2006
Daily Variety;6/22/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 58, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that Japan-based cartoons maker Gonzo has signed a deal with Hong Kong-based Animax Asia. Animax Asia operates a cable and satellite TV channel in Taiwan, South Asia, Hong Kong, Southeast Asia and the Philippines. First to be released under the agreement is "Trinity Blood." Other animated cartoons to be released are "Samurai 7," "The Count of Monte Cristo" and "Hellsing."


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