PR: Anime Network Strikes Deal with Mediacom
Anime Network today announced its carriage deal with Mediacom. Under the terms of the agreement, America’s #1 Anime Channel will be available to Mediacom customers in January 2008 as a subscription based video-on-demand (SVOD) service. Viewers will find some of the network’s hottest new series, including Project Blue SOS, Kanon, Magikano, 5 Centimeters per Second, Welcome to the NHK and Moonlight Mile, along with classic fan-favorites like Cromartie High School and Nurse Witch Komugi.
Anime Network’s carriage with Mediacom now brings the network’s total VOD distribution to more than 33 million households, with over 95% penetration in North America.
“Anime Network’s subscription video-on-demand service has proven to be a successful business model for our affiliates, and we are pleased to include Mediacom to our growing list of MSO partners,” said Kevin McFeeley, the company’s Vice President, Affiliate Sales & New Media.