Toonami (Southeast Asia)

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Toonami
Toonami Asia logo.png
Toonami's official logo in Asia
Launched December 1, 2012; 5 years ago (2012-12-01)
Closed March 31, 2018; 5 months ago (2018-03-31)
Owned by Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific, Inc.
(Time Warner, Inc.)
Picture format 16:9 (576i, SDTV)
16:9 (1080i, HDTV)
Slogan Home of the Superheroes
Broadcast area Southeast Asia
Replaced Boomerang
Sister channel(s) Cartoon Network
Boomerang
Website toonamiasia.com

Toonami was a television channel that launched in Southeast Asia on 1 December 2012.[1][2] It was operated and distributed in Asia by Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific, Inc.[3], a subsidiary of Time Warner. It was named after the programming block seen in the U.S,[4] using the logo introduced in 2004 but with different branded promos.

The channel ceased operations on March 31, 2018 at 11:59 PM.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Turner launching Toonami across Asia - Page 19962". Tbivision.com. 27 November 2012. Retrieved 22 December 2017. 
  2. ^ "Toonami and Cartoonito to bow in Asia December 1". Kidscreen.com. Retrieved 22 December 2017. 
  3. ^ "Asia Pacific". Asiapacific.turner.com. 12 October 2015. Retrieved 22 December 2017. 
  4. ^ "Toonami Makes Its Debut on Screens Around Asia". Animenewsnetwork.com. Retrieved 22 December 2017. 
  5. ^ Pescrillo, Paul (March 6, 2018). "Toonami Asia is Shutting Down at the End of March". Toonami Faithful. Retrieved March 8, 2018. 

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