G4 Canada launches exclusive anime programming
Popular anime series R.O.D – THE TV kicks off November 6, 2006
November 3, 2006 , Toronto , ON – G4 Canada is pleased to announce the addition of highly-anticipated anime series with a new block of programming called Anime Current, which launches with R.O.D – THE TV on November 6, 2006 . G4 Canada secured exclusive broadcast rights to this series along with others to be announced at a later date after two years of persistent viewer demand.
R.O.D – THE TV will air from November 6, 2006 to December 11, 2006 Monday to Friday at 8:30 p.m. ET , Saturdays from 9:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. and Sundays from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. A new series yet to be announced will begin from December 12, 2006 to January 16, 2007 Monday to Friday at 8:30 p.m. ET , Saturdays from 9:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. and Sundays from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
“Viewer demand for anime programming has been impassioned for sometime now and we are excited to offer new and cutting edge programming for our viewers,” said Tom Ayley , General Manager, G4 Canada. “G4 Canada is on the forefront of technology television and we are committed to providing outstanding programming that appeals to the broad interests of our viewers.”
R.O.D – THE TV – November 6, 2006 to December 11, 2006
Japanese author Nenene Sumiregawa arrives in Hong Kong to promote her best-selling novel when an unknown attacker destroys her hotel room for no apparent reason. She's then offered to stay with The Paper Sisters - Michelle, Maggie and Anita -- who use their formidable skills to protect Nenene from the mysterious attacker. As their ability to control paper at will takes The Paper Sisters to Tokyo to protect Nenene, they will all be educated on the dangers of literacy!
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About G4 in Canada
G4 Canada (formerly TechTV Canada) launched in September 2001. G4 is the one and only television station that is plugged into every dimension of games, gear, gadgets and gigabytes. Owned Rogers Media Inc., the channel airs more than 24 original series. G4 is available on digital cable and satellite. For more information, see www.g4tv.ca.