WarnerMedia looking to sell Crunchyroll to Companies such as Sony for $1.5 Billion

You might recall the split between Crunchyroll and Funimation in 2018, but it looks like WarnerMedia and AT&T is looking to possibly selling the 14-year-old streaming service to Companies such as Sony, places such as THR and the Information (Technology News Website) have reported that with the service recently reaching 3 million subscribers and pointing out that HBOMax, WarnerMedia’s new service has the same amount of subscribers but the only difference between the two is age; HBOMax is only Two Months old and already has the same amount of subscribers Crunchyroll has. With the deal meaning another chance at a partnership between Crunchyroll and Funimation but AT&T and Warner was disappointed with Sony’s offer, according to Technology News Website.

Image Credit: Crunchyroll

While citing that this valued the service at five hundred US Dollars per subscriber, but AT&T only valued Crunchyroll at the equivalent of four hundred US Dollars. For more on this new report, head over to the Information.


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