TV TOKYO, one of Japan’s leading terrestrial broadcasting stations, is excited to announce the launch of its new YouTube channel dedicated to Japanese anime and drama, with Indonesian subtitles exclusively tailored for the people of Indonesia and Malaysia. As TV TOKYO celebrates its upcoming 60th anniversary in 2024, this groundbreaking initiative marks a significant step forward in the station’s rich history.
With a commitment to providing top-notch entertainment, TV TOKYO’s YouTube channel, TV TOKYO WW @tvtokyoww8950, aims to cater to the growing demand for Japanese anime and drama content in Indonesia and Malaysia. By bridging the linguistic gap through Indonesian subtitles, the channel aims to bring the captivating world of J-anime and drama to Indonesian and Malaysian viewers like never before.
Expanding steadily month by month, TV TOKYO WW @tvtokyoww8950 will continuously add new titles and episodes to its lineup, providing Indonesian and Malaysian audiences with a diverse range of anime and drama offerings. Whether you are a seasoned fan or new to this vibrant genre, this is the perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of Japanese storytelling.
Here is a small part of its lineup.
When it comes to TV TOKYO, animation is the name of the game.
First up is My Guardian Characters is about a girl named Amu who is the envy of the whole school because of her bossy attitude, but in reality she is shy and lacks self-confidence. This is a story about a girl who gets a magic egg and transforms herself into whatever she wants to be.
Squid Girl is very popular in Japan. The Squid Girl, tired of selfish people polluting the sea, goes to the extreme and destroys a beach house on land, but she is soon captured and forced to work as a servant.
In Skip Beat, the protagonist’s boyfriend, whom she has continued to support, betrays her when he is about to bud in the entertainment industry. She tries to become an idol herself in order to take revenge on him.
In Fairy Musketeers, a boy wanders into a mysterious fairy tale world and, with the help of the righteous Red Riding Hood, confronts evil incarnate such as Sleeping Beauty and Cinderella.
Finally, Tactics is a story about a traveling folklorist who is an exorcist by trade. With the help of powerful spirit beings, he unravels the mysteries of numerous psychic phenomena.
In drama, Brave Yoshihiko is a live-action adventure drama that recreates the world of the popular RPG Dragon Quest. While a mysterious plague is spreading, an earnest and pure young man, Yoshihiko (Takayuki Yamada), is chosen as a hero and sets out on a journey to save his village.
In Care to Listen?, former Nogizaka group member Marika Ito played the main character, who delivers a podcast with all her “likes” while eating fascinating chain restaurant gourmet food that “can be found in every town, nothing special but you can’t help but want it”.
Toho Cinderella Riko Fukumoto (Rico) stars Escape From The History Maze as her first terrestrial serial drama. It is a new type of sci-fi comedy in which a girly and silly high school girl goes back in time and solves a code in order to correct a falsified history in the future. Can they solve the mystery within the time limit? The relationships between the characters will keep you on the edge of your seat.
TV TOKYO’s late-night entertainment show with a unique edge Theatre of Darkness will also be shown in part. This new horror omnibus of short films uses techniques such as photo collage, noise, and animated images to capture the viewer’s imagination, much like a picture-story show. The distorted world of this flash animation-like film is sure to make you addicted to it.
TV TOKYO is thrilled to bring the rich tapestry of Japanese entertainment to the screens of Indonesian and Malaysian viewers. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to delve into the enchanting realm of J-Anime and Drama. Subscribe to TV TOKYO WW @tvtokyoww8950 on YouTube and embark on an unforgettable journey of storytelling.
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About TV TOKYO Corporation
TV TOKYO is a Tokyo-based FTA broadcaster established in 1964. The company offers a 360 degree service in production, broadcast, promotion, and merchandising for many IPs it develops through cooperation with various domestic and international partners and, internationally, is well known as a leading distributor of animation and live-action programs such as NARUTO, BLEACH, and Solitary Gourmet.
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