Ani-One®, the anime brand and platform in the Asia Pacific region of Medialink Group Limited, the leading dynamic market mover of media content distribution and brand licensing in Asia announced the launch of its YouTube membership program called Ani-One® ULTRA™. For HKD$20 per month for the paid subscription, Ani-One® will provide simulcast titles, classic anime and group buying, giveaway promotion and member discount rolled out in stages.
Ani-One® Asia YouTube channel was launched in October 2019. It has over 1.55 million subscribers and over 163million viewership. The channel focus on Japanese simulcast anime titles, classic anime, anime-related videos, and Ani-One® own produced content. In mid-June, Ani-One® Asia Facebook invited fans to stay tuned for the news update and created heated discussion among Ani-fans in Asia.
Ani-One® YouTube membership ULTRA™ is on a paid subscription basis. There is only one price category, HKD $20 per month. Anime fans can join the membership through YouTube and gain the member badge and Ani-One® ambassador Ani-Gal’s stickers. Anime fans will also be able to watch specific simulcast title and classic anime which will be updated quarterly. The July simulcast line-up for Ani-One® YouTube membership ULTRA™ includes TSUKIMICHI -MOONLIT FANTASY-, which is voice casted by Natsuki Hanae and Akari Kito; the manga anime PEACHBOY RIVERSIDE by creator Coolkyoushinja; and THE IDATEN DEITIES KNOW ONLY PEACE, which was produced by MAPPA. For classic anime, fan-favourite anime series OVERLORD and Haikyu!!, will be available to Ani-One® YouTube ULTRA™ members in July.
Besides the members-only anime titles, Ani-One® ULTRA™ will provide group buying, giveaway promotion and special discounts to anime fans. The Ani-One® ULTRA™ membership will be officially launched on 1 July 2021.