Discotek Media

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Discotek Media is an American entertainment company based in Altamonte Springs, Florida focused on licensing Japanese anime, films, and television series.wikipedia
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Ledford, Greenfield and Williams continue to work for these companies as mentors and creative consultants and most of ADV's back catalog were re-licensed by Discotek Media, Media Blasters, Sentai Filmworks, Maiden Japan, NIS America, Nozomi Entertainment, Viz Media, Ponycan USA, Aniplex of America and Funimation.

NBCUniversal Entertainment Japan

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Former Geneon USA titles has since been re-licensed by other companies such as Bandai Entertainment, Funimation, Aniplex of America, Sentai Filmworks, Media Blasters, Discotek Media, Nozomi Entertainment, Maiden Japan, Viz Media, NIS America, Ponycan USA, and Cinedigm.


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The license for all three seasons were acquired by Discotek Media on November 30, 2018.

Alternative Distribution Alliance

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Discotek releases are distributed by Alternative Distribution Alliance, a division of the Warner Music Group.

All Purpose Cultural Cat Girl Nuku Nuku

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Discotek Media has since rescue licensed the OVA, TV Series and its Dash!! spin-off.

Cromartie High School

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Discotek Media has since licensed the anime, after ADV's closing in 2009.

Ceres, Celestial Legend

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The anime series was also licensed by Viz, but has since been re-licensed by Discotek Media.

Bandai Visual

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Many former Bandai Entertainment titles have been re-licensed by other companies like Funimation, Aniplex of America, Discotek Media, Media Blasters, Nozomi Entertainment, Ponycan USA, Viz Media, Maiden Japan, NIS America & Sentai Filmworks.

Demon Lord Dante

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The anime was released in North America in DVD format by Geneon Entertainment in 2004 and re-released by Discotek Media in 2016.

Blue Seed

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They were rescued licensed by Discotek Media for a SDBD release on December 18, 2018.

Elemental Gelade

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Discotek Media rescued the series for a SDBD release on December 18, 2018.

Chargeman Ken!

Discotek Media currently licensed the series outside Japan.

Cutie Honey

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Outside Japan, the only country in which the original Cutie Honey TV series was released was France, where it aired under the title Cherry Miel ("Cherry Honey") from August 1988 to February 1989, On November 26, 2013, Discotek Media released a DVD boxset of the complete series in North America.


Bananya and the Curious Bunch
Crunchyroll licensed the first series internationally, with home video distribution handled by Discotek Media in North America, who also produced an English dub for the series.

Dancouga – Super Beast Machine God

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The series's license was later picked up by Discotek Media.

Cinderella Boy

Discotek Media have licensed the anime for a North American release.

Flame of Recca

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The anime has since been picked up by Discotek Media who re-released the series on DVD in 2015.


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The TV series has been licensed for the first time in North America by Discotek Media who released the series on DVD in 2014.

Gakuen Utopia Manabi Straight!

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Discotek Media licensed the series and OVA for release in North America in 2019.

Right Stuf Inc.

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Beelzebub (manga)

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The series has been licensed in North America by Discotek Media in 2015.

Great Mazinger

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Discotek Media have licensed the series for a North American DVD release.

City Hunter

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On April 20, 2019, Discotek Media announced that they have licensed the entire City Hunter animated franchise, including the 2019 movie, Shinjuku Private Eyes.


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Both anime series are licensed in North America by Discotek Media and the manga series was licensed by Viz Communications before it was dropped.