Crunchyroll is a streaming platform dedicated to the world of Japanese animation.
After announcing the purchase of Crunchyroll, the well-known streaming platform dedicated to the world of anime, Sony Pictures has confirmed that the acquisition process has already been one hundred percent completed and with this, according to Eurogamer, the Japanese company would already be thinking in adding Crunchyroll in a new premium subscription of Playstation plus.
We are committed to creating the best anime experience for fans.Tony Vinciquerra, Sony ExecutiveWithout an official statement from PlayStation, this new subscription would not replace to the current one, being rather an addition that would be charged in a plan premium. Thus, those who have some extra money will continue to receive the services and facilities currently offered by PlayStation Plus, along with the Crunchyroll platform.
Sony bought Crunchyroll at the final price of 1.175 million dollars, and also owning Funimation, have become a key company in the anime streaming market. Today, the company mentioned that its purpose is to create a unified experience within a subscription, implying that a paid option is among its plans.
“With Crunchyroll and Funimation, we are committed to creating the best anime experience for fans,” he mentioned. Tony Vinciquerra, Sony executive. “We have the opportunity to deliver this experience through the platform that people prefer.” Crunchyroll has more than 5 million subscribers who pay for the service, and more than 120 million registered users.
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