WeWatch extended its channel list with top channels: AXN, Animax and GEM.
AXN features exclusive top-rated drama series, blockbuster features, reality programs and groundbreaking original productions. The channel appeals to a discerning audience seeking content that is smart, intriguing and unexpected, and all delivered close to U.S telecasts. From SEAL Team and MacGyver, to The Amazing Race Asia and Asia's Got Talent, AXN is defined not by a genre, but by an attitude that truly redefines action. In Asia, AXN is enjoyed in 38 million households across 17 territories and is available in both SD and HD.
Animax is Asia's leading destination for Japanese anime and offers a wide variety of programmes from popular genres such as action, romance, horror, supernatural, sci-fi, comedy and slice-of-life. Home to some of the biggest anime titles, which are simulcast with Japan, Animax entertains hardcore fans in 45 million homes across 16 territories in Asia. Hit series include Fairy Tail, Cells at Work!, My Hero Academia, One Punch Man and The Seven Deadly Sins.
GEM - your preferred destination for the best of Japanese entertainment. With an expanded curation of Japanese content, the channel features first-run and exclusive dramas and variety entertainment shows from Japan. This includes selected prime time dramas airing same time and within the same week of their broadcast in Japan. Other special programs include a local GEM audition for the Japanese variety show - 'I Can Sing in Japanese!' and the live broadcast of the music festival 'THE MUSIC DAY' with performances by Hey! Say! JUMP in Hong Kong beamed live. In addition, GEM takes its shows beyond the screen and into the lives of viewers with artiste meet-and-greet events with Japanese stars Kento Yamazaki and Hayami Mocomichi.
Singapore’s Cybersports & Online Gaming Association (SCOGA) announced its Campus Legends student esports development platform is returning for a third season.
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WEWATCH ACQUIRES 1,000 HOURS OF CONTENT FROM MEDIACORP
26 APRIL 2021, Singapore –WeWatch, a Singapore-based OTT service company, acquires 1,000 hours of content including dramas, movies, and lifestyle programs from Mediacorp. Under the current plan, Cambodia will be the first country to enjoy the access, followed by Indonesia and other Southeast Asian countries in future rollout.
Enabled by a leading OTT platform and WeWatch’s local operations in these countries, the content will be distributed directly over WeWatch Super Box and WeWatch Everywhere APP as brand linear and VOD channels, as well as indirectly through local telecom and media players.
In Cambodia, WeWatch will also translate the content into Khmer, the local Cambodian language, to better serve the viewers. “We share a similar vision with Mediacorp to bring quality content to the region. We are committed in providing localized services and have invested a great deal of efforts to translate and embed local languages in our licensed contents.” Said Ms. Sarah Wang, CEO of WeWatch Pte Ltd.
Jesslyn Wong, Head of Content Distribution, Mediacorp said, “We are glad to partner with WeWatch in its inaugural launch in Cambodia where we can further extend the reach of our content. With 1,000 hours of content to be made available, more South-East Asian viewers will be able to enjoy a wide variety of Mediacorp content, starting with WeWatch’s subscribers in Cambodia.”
In celebration, WeWatch is now offering a free 2-week trial of its App “WeWatch-Everywhere”. To enjoy WeWatch on big screen TVs and across cellphone and tablet devices, please visit the WeWatch website https://wewatch.asia and Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/wewatch.asia.
WeWatch Pte Ltd (Singapore) email@example.com / +65 85317363
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About WeWatch Pte Ltd
Headquarted in Singapore, WeWatch is a regional OTT TV provider that currently operates in Singapore, Cambodia and Indonesia. WeWatch aggregates media content such as dramas, movies, e-Sports, educational and lifestyle videos and make them available for consumers via multi-screen access from smartphones to big screen TV-sets in family living rooms, all with video quality up to 4K. For information, please visit https://www.wewatch.asia/