We are very proud to announce our partnership with Rakuten TV, one of the leading video-on-demand platforms in Europe!
🎉Rakuten TV for Kids
Recently, Rakuten TV announced the launch of a new ad-supported video on Demand (AVOD) channel, Kids TV.
Lingokids is partnering with Rakuten TV to expand its current “Free” catalog and provide educational content for Kids TV, which will include over 100 episodes from Lingokids, as well as animation studio Aardman Studios, Millimages, and Morion Pictures.
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— Rakuten TV UK (@RakutenTV) February 24, 2020
Rakuten TV CEO and founder Jacinto Roca said: “It is a really exciting time for us to be able to offer our audiences an increased range of free content. As viewers´ interests and viewing habits change, so does our strategy to keep up with our commitment to provide them with a variety of compelling and entertaining titles through our acquisitions and original programming on these dedicated channels.”
By launching a kids channel, Rakuten TV can “draw in eyeballs during the streaming war,” and meet the needs and demands of a wider range of consumers, including families and children.
💻 Rakuten & Lingokids: Fun Content for the Whole Family
Thanks to this partnership, users all over Europe can enjoy Lingokids content and characters on Rakuten TV and learn in a safe, fun way!
Which character is your favorite? The author of this article admits that she has a soft spot for Billy and Cowy.
Lingokids content on Rakuten TV is separated into three levels depending on your little one’s knowledge level. Each level offers 12 different videos and songs to enjoy with our Playlearning™ method, which will help your child learn English, along with important 21st Century skills like the 4 C’s (creativity, communication, critical thinking, and collaboration).
🗒️ About Rakuten TV
“Your cinema at home,” Rakuten TV is one of Europe’s leading video-on-demand platforms. It offers viewers the latest new releases, as well as an AVOD section, which offers Hollywood classics, local, exclusive, and themed content—all for free.
Here are some other interesting facts about the company:
- Rakuen TV is available in 42 countries.
- It’s part of Rakuten Inc., one of the world’s leading internet service companies with headquarters in Japan.
- In Japanese, Rakuten stands for “optimism.”
- Since its launch in October 2019, Rakuten TV has earned over a million users and 10 million views.
- Rakuten TV has partnerships with major organizations like FC Barcelona, the NBA, the Golden State Warriors, Davis Cup, and Spartan Race.
- Rakuten TV is available for free and can be watched online via your Smart TV and many other devices.