TV JAPAN Freeview

Kamen Rider Fourze X1:    ©2011 ISHIMORI PRODUCTION INC. and TOEI COMPANY, LTD. All Rights Reserved.

Kamen Rider Fourze X1 (©2011 ISHIMORI PRODUCTION INC. and TOEI COMPANY, LTD. All Rights Reserved.)

Good news for Japanese television fans! From now until October 27, your favorite shows from TV JAPAN will be free for XFINITY subscribers!

TV JAPAN is a 24-hour Japanese-language television channel geared towards the Japanese diaspora in North America.

Here are 5 recommendations from XFINITY:

Kaman Rider Fourze” – A high-school student gains special powers when he finds strange devices in a cordoned-off part of his school.

Bakusho Mondai’s Exploration” – The popular comic duo Bakusho Mondai go on a mission to explore wonders of the world.

Anpanman” – A children’s cartoon based on a picture book series written by Takashi Yanase.

Ampanman.  (© Takashi Yanase / Froebel-kan, TMS, NIPPON TV)

Ampanman. (© Takashi Yanase / Froebel-kan, TMS, NIPPON TV)

The Professionals” — A documentary about Japan’s professionals succeeding in different fields.

Yowamushi Pedal” – A popular anime about Sakamichi Onoda, who has just entered high school, hoping to make friends at his new school’s anime club.

YOWAMUSHI PEDAL app (©Wataru Watanabe [Akitashoten] 2008/ Yowamushi Pedal Film Partners  All Rights Reserved)

YOWAMUSHI PEDAL app (©Wataru Watanabe [Akitashoten] 2008/ Yowamushi Pedal Film Partners All Rights Reserved)

Chihayafuru 2” – The story of Chihaya who meets Arata, a talented karuta player, and get inspired to play the competitive card game.

ChihayaFuru (©  S/K, V, N)

ChihayaFuru (© S/K, V, N)

Also available On Demand: “Today’s Menu,” “Strolling with Tamori,” “Science for Everyone,” “Tsurube’s Salute to Families,” and “Health for Today.

 

Check out XFINITY Asia’s website for more recommendations for Asian and Asian American entertainment!

 

 

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