RCN Gets Anime-ated


The Anime Network said Thursday that it has extended its agreement with RCN Corp.

Anime will be available Dec. 1 to RCN "Impulse on Demand" video-on-demand subscribers in Manhattan; Boston; Washington, D.C.; Maryland; Virginia; and Pennsylvania markets outside of Philadelphia, which was covered by the two companies’ carriage agreement.

The network will provide RCN with 25 hours of programming for its VOD service, including such popular titles as Final Fantasy: Unlimited, Full Metal Panic, Noir and Saiyuki.