Anime service Crunchyroll has partnered with Sony Corp. to bring the service to the 2023 Bravia line-up of televisions with a Crunchyroll button featured on Bravia remote controls.
“Anime is a global phenomenon, and this partnership between Sony Corp. and Crunchyroll will make anime available faster than ever before” Rahul Purini, president of Crunchyroll, said in a statement. “We’re excited for fans worldwide to use the Crunchyroll button on Bravia remote controls to enjoy their favorite anime series, welcoming them into our community.”
With a click of the Crunchyroll button, Bravia television owners have access to 18,000-plus hours of anime content made up of more than 44,000 episodes and feature films.
“We are thrilled to partner with Crunchyroll, a leader in the rapidly growing anime community, to inspire emotion among audiences around the world,” Yoshihiro Ono, head of the home entertainment business group at Sony Corp., said in a statement. “We are excited to have the Crunchyroll direct button on TV remote controls to let Bravia customers instantly enjoy a variety of anime content, with just one click.”