Tuesday, February 26, 2013
GyaO, Gree To Create Joint Venture To Invest In Anime Content
They will each contribute half of the 100 million yen capital for the new company, tentatively called Future Content Partners Inc. GyaO and Gree formed a comprehensive business tie-up in November.
Future Content Partners will develop online anime distribution and social games by investing in the production of new anime content. GyaO Chief Operating Officer Yusuke Dan will serve as president, and Gree President Yoshikazu Tanaka will sit on the board of directors.
(The Nikkei, Feb. 26 morning edition)