Nihon Ad Systems

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Nihon Ad Systems, Inc.
Business corporation
Industry Animation planning and production, copyright management, international distribution
Founded October 1, 1975
Headquarters 〒 104-8172
1-13-1, Chuo-ku, Tokyo Tsuizi
Key people
Hideyuki Nagai, Chairman
Parent Asatsu-DK (100%)

Nihon Ad Systems, Inc. ((株)日本アドシステムズ Kabushiki-gaisha Nihon Ado Shisutemuzu?), NAS for short, is a Japanese anime production and character merchandising company, a wholly owned subsidiary of the advertising agency Asatsu-DK. The "Ad" in its title is an abbreviation for "Animation Development".[1][2] Along with animation studios Sunrise, Toei Animation and TMS Entertainment, it is co-founder and shareholder of the Japanese anime television network Animax.[3][4] It has its headquarters in Tsukiji, Chūō, Tokyo.[5]

Notable staff[edit]

Blocking in YouTube[edit]

NAS has often blocked videos of "Yu-Gi-Oh!", generally due to copyright infringement claims.


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