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Sony To Buy Crunchyroll for 1.5 Billion$!

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Crunchyroll to be a part of Sony Image Source: Crunchyroll

Sony reportedly is about to own Crunchyroll from AT&T’s WarnerMedia for an estimated price of 1.5 billion.

Sony reportedly is about to own Crunchyroll from AT&T’s WarnerMedia. Also, The Estimated selling price of the anime streaming platform is $1.5 billion.

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IMAGE: Hollywood Reporter

According to a few reports, Sony will add Crunchyroll to its pre-existing anime center, Funimation. It is true that $1.5 billion is “well above recent values for other niche streaming services” as per reports of Information. Also, Sony is allegedly unwilling to pay the money for a streaming platform of anime.

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The description of the Crunchyroll website is “the world’s most popular anime brand. It connects anime and manga fans in more than 200 countries and territories with 360-degree experiences.”

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The Mix of Sony and Crunchyroll

A few days ago, Warner Media went on a round of layoffs in between the efforts to organize it differently. These layoffs have majorly affected DC Entertainment and DC Universe.  Above 800 Warner Media staffers are estimated to get a layoff and also approximately 650 Warner Bros. staff and 175 HBO staffers were let go. These moves occurred as CEO of Warner Media, Jason Kilar, it is to streamline the Warner Media business with a big emphasis on HBO Max. Sony’s new streaming service provides us content from various networks. Furthermore, This includes Warner Bros., DC, Sesame Street Workshop, and Turner Classic Movies.  And also Studio Ghibli, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Crunchyroll, and Looney Tunes.

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