Sonic Boom to air in Taiwan, Portugal, French-speaking Canada and Southeast Asia

It has been confirmed that Sonic Boom will air in Canada on French language channel Ici Radio-Canada Télé today.

Also the show will air in Taiwan and Southeast Asia (except Malaysia which already aired it earlier) on April 11th. Portugal (via kids channel SIC K) will also air Boom in either May or June, making it second country in Europe, after France (in November 2014), to air it.

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Sega Restructuring now in effect

Sega Sammy Holdings has announced that is restructuring its businesses. The following changes have been announced:

  • The company has now divided itself into two businesses: Sega Holdings (which includes all of the entertainment businesses, including Sega’s main video game business) and Sega Live Creation (which includes the resort business)
  • Sega’s consumer gaming division will be known as Sega Games.
  • TMS Entertainment (known for Sonic X and Detective Conan (Cased Closed)), Marza Animation Planet, Sega Toys and Sammy Networks (a mobile brand) will all now become part of Sega Holdings.

Similiary, Sega has bought a domain for Sega Games (www.segagames.co.jp), while Sega’s western websites (North America/Europe/Australia) have been going under maintenance following this, with all western Sega websites being mirrored to a notice saying that the website is currently unavailable due to maintenance work with links to various Sega franchises, social network links, plus smaller links (such as Cookie Policy and UK and US Careers) below them.

[Source: TSSZ News]