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|Kabushiki gaisha Terebi Tōkyō Hōrudingusu|
|Founded||Tokyo, Japan (October 1, 2010 )|
|Headquarters||Sumitomo Fudosan Roppongi Grand Tower, Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo|
|Revenue||¥128,667 million (consolidated, March 2015)|
|¥5,001 million (consolidated, March 2015)|
|¥3,089 million (consolidated, March 2015)|
|Total assets||¥100,565 million (consolidated, March 2015)|
Number of employees
|Parent||Nikkei, Inc. (31.46%)|
|Subsidiaries|| AT-X |
BS TV Tokyo
TV Tokyo Corporation
TV Tokyo Medianet
TV Tokyo Music
|Kabushiki gaisha Terebi Tōkyō|
|Formerly||Tokyo Channel 12 Production, Ltd.|
Tokyo Channel 12, Ltd.
Television Tokyo Channel 12, Ltd. (1981-2004; English name only)
|Founded||Tokyo, Japan (July 1, 1968 )|
|Headquarters||Sumitomo Fudosan Roppongi Grand Tower, Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo|
|Services||Broadcasting, TV program production, etc.|
|Parent||TV Tokyo Holdings Corporation|
|Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo|
|Channels|| Digital: 23 (UHF)|
|Affiliations|| TX Network |
|Owner||TV Tokyo Corporation|
|BS TV Tokyo|
First air date
|April 22, 1964|
Former call signs
| Analog : |
12 (VHF) (1964-2011)
Former channel number(s)
Call sign meaning
|JOTX-(D)TV JOTokyo X|
|ERP||10 kW (68 kW ERP)|
|Translator(s)|| Mito, Ibaraki |
Digital: Channel 18
|Website||TV-Tokyo.co.jp (in Japanese)|
JOTX-DTV, virtual channel 7 (UHF digital channel 23), branded as TV Tokyo "Teleto", a blend of "terebi" and "Tokyo", is the flagship station of the TXN Network headquartered in the Sumitomo Fudosan Roppongi Grand Tower in Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo, Japan, owned-and-operated by the TV Tokyo Corporation subsidiary of listed certified broadcasting holding company TV Tokyo Holdings Corporation, itself a subsidiary of Nikkei, Inc. It is one of the major Tokyo television stations, particularly specializing in anime.and often abbreviated as
TV Tokyo was established by the Japan Science Foundation in 1951 and started broadcasting, as Science TV Tokyo Channel 12 Television (科学テレビ東京12チャンネルテレビ, Kagaku Terebi Tōkyō Jūni-channeru Terebi) on April 12, 1964. It took its name from its VHF frequency channel 12. It almost went bankrupt in 1968; on 1 July that year, a limited liability company, Tokyo Channel 12 Production was established with the help of the Nikkei and Mainichi Broadcasting System.
In 1969 the Nikkei and MBS signed a memorandum of understanding which stipulates that Tokyo Channel 12 should share programs with Nihon Educational Television (NET, now TV Asahi). This forms a de facto alliance which lasts until 1975.
In October 1973 Tokyo Channel 12 Production was renamed Tokyo Channel 12, Ltd. (株式会社東京12チャンネル, Kabushiki-gaisha Tōkyō Jūni-channeru); and shortened the channel's name to Tokyo Channel 12 (東京12チャンネル, Tōkyō Jūni-channeru), dropping "Science TV" from its name. At the same time, the station moved to Shiba Park. A month later, it became a general purpose TV station along with NET. On April 1, 1978, Tokyo launched a new production company, Softx.
In 1981, it was again renamed, this time to Television Tokyo Channel 12, Ltd. d/b/a TV Tokyo; the current Japanese name of the company was also assumed in the same year.
In 1983, TV Tokyo formed the Mega TON Network (now TX Network) with TV Osaka, and Aichi Television Broadcasting. The company shifted its head offices from Shiba Park to Toranomon in December 1985. On October 4, 1999, Tokyo's production company Softx was renamed to TV Tokyo MediaNet. In 2004, TV Tokyo MediaNet was shortened to MediaNet. On June 25, 2004, the company assumed its current English name of TV Tokyo Corporation. After the digital transition, the channel began broadcasting on digital channel 7. On November 7, 2016, TV Tokyo moved its headquarters to new building at Sumitomo Fudosan Roppongi Grand Tower from its old studios in Toranomon. For its broadcast of animated programs, the network originally used a Circle 7-style logo.[ citation needed ] The current logo is a cartoon banana with eyes, a nose and a mouth which is bent into a 7, named Nanana (ナナナ).
Analog Transmission ceased on 24 July 2011.
The table below lists ongoing shows.
|Boruto: Naruto Next Generations||April 5, 2017|
|Black Clover||October 3, 2017|
|Kiratto Pri Chan||April 8, 2018|
|Ahiru no Sora||October 2, 2019|
|Zoids Wild Zero||October 4, 2019|
|Pocket Monsters (2019)||November 17, 2019|
|Bakugan: Armored Alliance||April 3, 2020|
|Yu-Gi-Oh! Sevens||April 4, 2020|
|Duel Masters King||April 5, 2020|
|Mewkledreamy||April 5, 2020|
|Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai (2020)||October 3, 2020|
|Shaman King (2021)||April 1, 2021|
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