Sci Fi Channel to Debut Anime Block in June – Updated With Schedule
Broadcasting & Cable is reporting that the Sci Fi Channel will be launching a 2-hour anime block on Monday nights starting on June 11. The content will be provided by Starz Media’s Manga Entertainment imprint, although no titles were available at press time. The block will air from 11:00 PM to 1:00 AM, putting it in direct competition with Adult Swim on Cartoon Network.
Update (via Matt Hazuda): SciFi has posted the schedules for the weeks of June 11, June 18 and June 25.
On June 11, 2007 they will be airing Ghost in the Shell: solid State Society at 11pm.
On June 18 and 25, the schedule will be as follows:
11:00pm – Noein
11:30pm – Tokko
12:00am – Macross Plus
All times are EST and schedule is subject to change.
Thanks to user Soul_inthe_dark for the information.
(UPDATED May 9, 2007): Read the official press release from the Sci Fi Channel here.