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plumzi.com

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Stage

Series A | Dead

Total Raised

$20K

About Plumzi

Plumzi works with animation studios to adapt their television series into a new form of entertainment for touch devices called Active Episodes. This new format allows viewers to participate in animated television episodes; it's what TV would look like if it had been invented for tablets and smartphones.

Plumzi Headquarter Location

542 Emerson St

Palo Alto, California, 94301,

United States

Latest Plumzi News

Fuji Startup Ventures invests in US-based animation technology company Plumzi

Dec 5, 2014

See the original story in Japanese. Fuji Startup Ventures , the investment firm of Tokyo-based broadcaster Fuji TV’s stock holding company, announced on Thursday that it has invest in Plumzi , a US-based entertainment technology company. Funding details have not been disclosed but it’s likely worth around a six-digit number in US dollars. Plumzi is a platform for animation studios, allowing them to adapt TV anime series into another formats suitable for tablets or smartphones, by restructuring videos, graphics and audios from an original format in a easy way. With the platform, animation studios can create a variety of content for smart devices in a relatively-short period as well as providing reproduced content back to their original rights owners for their secondary use. Fuji Startup Ventures recently launched a game-focused crowdfunding platform in partnership with Sega Networks and Goopa , called Crowdrive . Through the partnership with Plumzi, Fuji wants to strengthen edutainment app developments leveraging a huge collection of their visual content. This investment round was led by US-based Quest Venture Partners with participatin from Walt Disney and Turner New Media Investments, which proves that the animation technology company draws a huge attention in the US market. Starting with this investment, Fuji Startup Ventures aims to build an alliance across media companies in Japan and the US. share this page

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