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Encyclopedia > Tokyo Broadcasting System
Image:Tokyo Broadcasting System(年末瑞穂第一小学校) in Akasaka .JPG
TBS Building
The initials of this Japanese station are also used by the American company, TBS (former full name: Turner Broadcasting System).

Tokyo Broadcasting System, Inc. (年末瑞穂第一小学校 Kabushiki-gaisha Tōkyō Hōsō?) (TYO: 9401) or 年末瑞穂第一小学校, is a television network in Tokyo, Japan. The Tokyo Stock Exchange ), or TSE, is one of the largest stock exchange markets in the world by monetary volume located in Tokyo, Japan, second only to the New York Stock Exchange. ... For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation). ...


TBS has a 28-affiliate news network called JNN (Japan News Network), as well as a 34-affiliate radio network called JRN (Japan Radio Network) which TBS Radio (TBSラジオ) has. The TV programs of 年末瑞穂第一小学校 are produced by "Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Incorporated" (年末瑞穂第一小学校). Japan News Network ), or JNN, is a commercial television news network in Japan. ... Japan Radio Network or JRN is a commercial radio network in Japan. ... TBS Radio & Communications, Incorporated (TBS R&C, 株式会社TBSラジオ&コミュニケーションズ) is a radio station in Tokyo, Japan. ...


TBS produced the Takeshi's Castle game show, which is dubbed and rebroadcast in Indonesia (RCTI, TPI), Germany (DSF), Britain (Challenge), Spain (Cuatro TV), Philippines (IBC),India (Pogo TV) and the United States (Spike TV, under the name MXC, formerly Most Extreme Elimination Challenge). This network is also home to the many Ultraman series. The cast of Takeshis Castle Takeshis Castle , literally Operation! Takeshi Castle) was a Japanese game show that aired from 1986 to 1989 on the Tokyo Broadcasting System. ... RCTI (Rajawali Citra Televisi Indonesia) is Indonesias first privately-owned television network based in Jakarta. ... DSF can mean: Deutsches Sportfernsehen, a German TV channel for sport. ... Challenge is a British digital TV channel owned by Virgin Media Television. ... Cuatro (Four) is a Spanish private television channel broadcasting since November 2005. ... IBC is an acronym that can stand for: IBC Root Beer Impedance Boundary Condition Inflammatory Breast Cancer Insurance Bureau of Canada Intermediate Bulk Container Intercontinental Broadcasting Corporation, Channel 13, Philippines International Bank of Commerce of Laredo, Texas -- USA International Baptist College International Biographical Centre International Botanical Congress International Boxing Commission... Pogo TV India Turner Internationals childrens channel for India, Pogo has now become a family entertainer through the Cable television. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... MXC is an American comedy television program that airs on Spike TV. It is a redubbing of the Japanese game show Takeshis Castle, which aired from 1986 to 1989. ... This article is about the Japanese superhero. ...

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Offices of TBS

  • The Headquarters and Studio - 3-6, Akasaka 5 Chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
  • Midoriyama Studio - 2100, Midoriyama, BITCH Aoba-ku, Yokohama, Japan
  • Kansai Branch Office - 5-25, Umeda 2 Chome, Kita-ku, Osaka, Japan
  • Nagoya Branch Station - 23-31, Nishiki 3 Chome, Naka-ku, Nagoya, Japan

Tokyo Tower and Zojoji by night, Shiba Park Roppongi Hills Rainbow Bridge connecting central Tokyo to Odaiba Minato (港区 -ku) is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo, Japan. ... For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation). ... Aoba Ward (青葉区 Aoba-ku) is one of the 18 wards which make up the city of Yokohama, Japan. ... For the town of Yokohama in Aomori Prefecture, see Yokohama, Aomori. ... Kita (北区; -ku) is a ward of the city of Osaka in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. ... Osaka )   is a city in Japan, located at the mouth of the Yodo River on Osaka Bay, in the Kansai region of the main island of HonshÅ«. The city is the capital of Osaka Prefecture. ... Naka (中区; -ku, lit. ... Nagoya ) is the fourth largest city in Japan. ...

TBS Group

Broadcasting
  • Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Inc.
  • TBS Radio & Communications, Inc.
  • TBS Service, Inc.
  • TBS-Vision, Inc.
  • ACS, Inc.
  • Akasaka Video Center Co., Ltd.
  • Tokyo Broadcasting System International, Inc.
  • TBS TriMedia, Inc.
  • Dreamax Television
  • Akasaka Graphics Art, Inc.
  • F&F, Inc.
  • Telecom Sounds
  • Procam Co., Ltd.
  • Jasc
  • VuCast
Real Estate Businesses
  • Midoriyama Studio City
  • TBS Planning, etc.
Others

TBS Radio & Communications, Incorporated (TBS R&C, 株式会社TBSラジオ&コミュニケーションズ) is a radio station in Tokyo, Japan. ... The Yokohama BayStars ) are a professional baseball team in the Japans Central League. ...

History of TBS

  • In May, 1951, Radio Tokyo (KRT, 株式会社ラジオ東京, former name of TBS) was founded in Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan.
  • On December 25, it started radio broadcasting (1130 kHz, 50 kW, until July, 1953) from Yurakucho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, and the frequency changed to 950 kHz.
  • In April, 1955, KRT started an analog TV broadcasting (JOKR-TV, Channel 6) from Akasaka-Hitotsukicho, Minato-ku, Tokyo.
  • On November 29, 1960, KRT was renamed Tokyo Broadcasting System, Incorporated (株式会社東京放送), and the headquarters and radio studio were moved to Akasaka.
  • In 1971, the power of TBS Radio was powered up to 100 kW.
  • On March 31, 1975, a JNN TV station in Osaka changed from Asahi Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) to Mainichi Broadcasting System, Inc. (MBS).
  • On November 23, 1978, the frequency of TBS Radio changed to 954 kHz.
  • In 1994, the present headquarters completed next to the old headquarters. The present headquarters is called "Big Hat (ビッグハット)".
  • On March 21, 2000, TBS founded TBS Radio & Communications Incorporated (株式会社ティ・ビー・エス・ラジオ・アンド・コミュニケーションズ→株式会社TBSラジオ&コミュニケーションズ), TBS Entertainment Incorporated (株式会社ティ・ビー・エス・エンタテインメント), and TBS Sports Incorporated (株式会社ティ・ビー・エス・スポーツ), and founded TBS Live Incorporated (株式会社ティ・ビー・エス・ライブ) the next day. On October 1, 2001, TBS succeeded the radio station to TBS Radio & Communications, and changed callsigns (ex. JOKR-TV → JORX-TV).
  • On October 1, 2004, TBS Entertainment merged TBS Sports and TBS Live, and changed the corporate name to "Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Incorporated" (株式会社TBSテレビ).
  • On October 13, 2005, Rakuten Inc. announced that it bought 15.46 percent stake in TBS, bringing it up to 19%.
  • After over a month and a half of worries over a possible hostile takeover, Rakuten withdraw its bid for TBS on December 1 and plans to form a business alliance with the broadcast company.

Year 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... National Diet Building, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Yasukuni Shrine, Kudan Kita 3-1-1, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Otemon, the Great Gate of Edo Castle (Kokyo) Chiyoda (千代田区; -ku) is a special ward in central Tokyo, Japan. ... is the 359th day of the year (360th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... National Diet Building, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Yasukuni Shrine, Kudan Kita 3-1-1, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Otemon, the Great Gate of Edo Castle (Kokyo) Chiyoda (千代田区; -ku) is a special ward in central Tokyo, Japan. ... Year 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1955 Gregorian calendar). ... Tokyo Tower and Zojoji by night, Shiba Park Roppongi Hills Rainbow Bridge connecting central Tokyo to Odaiba Minato (港区 -ku) is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo, Japan. ... is the 333rd day of the year (334th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1971 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 90th day of the year (91st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Asahi Broadcasting Corporation (朝日放送株式会社, Asahi-hōsō kabushiki Gaisha) is a Japanese broadcasting station in Osaka. ... Headquarters of Manichi Broadcasting System Mainichi Broadcasting System, Inc. ... is the 327th day of the year (328th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1994 (MCMXCIV) The year 1994 was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by the United Nations. ... is the 80th day of the year (81st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full 2000 Gregorian calendar). ... TBS Radio & Communications, Incorporated (TBS R&C, 株式会社TBSラジオ&コミュニケーションズ) is a radio station in Tokyo, Japan. ... is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 2001 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Rakuten, Inc. ... Hostile takeover can refer to: For the business usage see takeover. ... is the 335th day of the year (336th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...

Stockholders of TBS

  • As of July 31, 2007
  1. Rakuten Media Investment, Inc. - 15.71%
  2. EM Planning - 9.91%
  3. The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Pension Account-Pension Trust Account held for Dentsu, Inc.) - 4.89%
  4. The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. (Trust Account) - 4.73%
  5. Nippon Life Insurance Company - 4.11%
  6. Trust & Custody Services Bank, Ltd. - 3.34%
  7. Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation - 3.01%
  8. Mainichi Broadcasting System, Inc. - 2.81%
  9. Mitsui & Co., Ltd. - 2.25%
  10. Japan Trustee Services Bank Co., Ltd. (Trust Account) - 2.08%

Rakuten, Inc. ... The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd. ... Nippon Life Insurance Company (日本生命保険相互会社; Nihon Seimei Hoken Sōgo-kaisha, Nissay) is a Japanese company. ... Trust & Custody Services Bank, Ltd. ... Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC, Mitsui Sumitomo Ginko) is a Japanese bank based in Tokyo, Japan. ... Headquarters of Manichi Broadcasting System Mainichi Broadcasting System, Inc. ... Mitsui Group ) is one of the largest corporate conglomerates (Keiretsu) in Japan and one of the largest publicly traded companies in the world. ... Japan Trustee Services Bank, Ltd. ...

Broadcasting

Analog

JORX-TV (former callsign: JOKR-TV) - TBS Television (TBSテレビジョン (former Japanese name: 東京放送))

Islands in Tokyo
  • Niijima - Channel 56
Ibaraki Prefecture
  • Mito - Channel 40
Tochigi Prefecture
  • Utsunomiya - Channel 55
Gunma Prefecture
  • Maebashi - Channel 56
  • Kiryu - Channel 55
Saitama Prefecture
  • Chichibu - Channel 18
Chiba Prefecture
  • Narita - Channel 55
  • Tateyama - Channel 56
Kanagawa Prefecture
  • Yokohama-minato - Channel 56
  • Yokosuka-Kurihama - Channel 39
  • Hiratsuka - Channel 37
  • Odawara - Channel 56

Tokyo Tower ) is a tower in Shiba Park, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan ( ). It is 332. ...

Digital

JORX-DTV - TBS Digital Television (TBSデジタルテレビジョン)

  • Remote Controller ID 6
  • Tokyo Tower - Channel 22
  • Mito - Channel 15
  • Utsunomiya - Channel 15
  • Maebashi - Channel 36
  • Hiratsuka - Channel 22

Networks

  • Headquartered in Osaka, broadcast in the Kansai area: MBS, Analog: Channel 4, Digital: Channel 16 (Osaka, ID: 4)
  • Headquartered in Nagoya, broadcast in the Chukyo area: CBC, Analog: Channel 5, Digital: Channel 18 (Nagoya, ID: 5)
  • Headquartered in Sapporo, broadcast in Hokkaidō: HBC, Analog: Channel 1, Digital: Channel 19 (Sapporo, ID: 1)
  • Headquartered in Aomori, broadcast in Aomori Prefecture: ATV, Analog: Channel 38, Digital: Channel 30 (Aomori, ID: 6)
  • Headquartered in Morioka, broadcast in Iwate Prefecture: IBC, Analog: Channel 6, Digital: Channel 16 (Morioka, ID: 6)
  • Headquartered in Nagano, broadcast in Nagano Prefecture: SBC, Analog: Channel 11, Digital: Channel 16 (Nagano, ID:6)

...among others. Osaka )   is a city in Japan, located at the mouth of the Yodo River on Osaka Bay, in the Kansai region of the main island of HonshÅ«. The city is the capital of Osaka Prefecture. ... The Kansai (Japanese: 関西) region of Japan, also known as the Kinki region (近畿地方, Kinki-chihō), lies in the Southern-Central region of Japans main island, Honshu. ... Headquarters of Manichi Broadcasting System Mainichi Broadcasting System, Inc. ... Nagoya ) is the fourth largest city in Japan. ... Chubu-Nippon Broadcasting Co. ... Sapporo redirects here. ...   literally North Sea Circuit, Ainu: Mosir), formerly known as Ezo, Yezo, Yeso, or Yesso, is Japans second largest island and the largest of its 47 prefectural-level subdivisions. ... Hokkaido Broadcasting Co. ... Aomori (Japanese: ; Aomori-shi) is the capital city of Aomori Prefecture (青森県; Aomori-ken), the north end of HonshÅ«. The city faces Mutsu Bay connecting Tsugaru Channel and the Hakkoda Mountains lie in the southern part of Aomori. ... Aomori Prefecture (青森県 Aomoriken or frequently Aomori-ken) is located in the Tōhoku Region of Japan. ... Aomori Television Broadcasting Co. ... Morioka (盛岡市; -shi) is the capital city of Iwate prefecture, Japan. ... Iwate Prefecture (岩手県; Iwate-ken) is located in the Tohoku region on Honshu island, Japan. ... Iwate Broadcast Co. ... Nagano (長野市, Nagano-shi) is the capital city of Nagano Prefecture, situated in the northern part of the prefecture near the junction of the Chikuma River and the Sai River, on the main island of HonshÅ«, Japan. ... Nagano Prefecture (長野県; Nagano-ken) is located on Honshu island, Japan. ... Shin-etsu Broadcasting Co. ...


Programs

Below is a selection of the many programs that the network has broadcast.

Mino Monta (みのもんた) is a Japanese television presenter. ... Sanma Akashiya (明石家さんま Akashiya Sanma, born July 3, 1955 in Kushimoto, Wakayama Prefecture, raised up in Nara) is a Japanese TV comedian and actor. ... Utaban ) is a long running Japanese music variety show, broadcast weekly since October 15, 1996 on TBS. The name of the show is an abreviation of 「歌番組」(uta bangumi) or Music Programme. ... This article is about the sport. ... The Yomiuri Giants ) are one of the popular Central League baseball teams based at the Tokyo Dome in Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan. ... The Yokohama BayStars ) are a professional baseball team in the Japans Central League. ... Dragon Zakura ) is a Japanese 2005 drama series by TBS. The story is based on a manga of the same name by Mita Norifusa. ... Princess Resurrection , ) is an ongoing supernatural manga by Yasunori Mitsunaga. ... The Japan Record Awards (日本レコード大賞) for outstanding achievements in the Japan Composers Association, is major music awards shows held annually in Japan. ... Food Battle Club (フードバトルクラブ) is a Japanese competitive eating television program by Tokyo Broadcasting System (TBS). ... This article is about the golf tournament. ... The Toray Pan Pacific Open(東レ・パン・パシフィック・テニス) is a WTA Tour affiliated professional tennis tournament for women, held every year since 1984 on indoor carpet courts in Tokyo, Japan. ... The World Championships in Athletics is an event organized by the International Association of Athletics Federations. ... The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is the international governing body for the sport of athletics (known in the US as track and field). It was founded in 1912 at its first Congress in Stockholm, Sweden by representatives from 17 national athletics federations as the International Amateur Athletics Federation. ... “EBU” redirects here. ... Evening 5 (イブニング・ファイブ Evening Five) is the news program made by Tokyo Broadcasting System, Inc. ... For other persons named Takuya Kimura, see Takuya Kimura (disambiguation). ... The tone or style of this article or section may not be appropriate for Wikipedia. ... LINCOLN (リンカーン) is a Japanese variety show. ...

Anime Programming

Main article: Anime List of TBS

This anime list of TBS comprises all anime that has been released or have yet to receive an official licensing U.S company. ...

External links

  • TBS (Japanese)
  • TBS Radio & Communications (Japanese)
  • TBS (English)
TBS Networks

Hokkaidō, Tōhoku: HBC-ATV-IBC-TBC-TUY-TUF
Kantō, Koshinetsu, Shizuoka: TBS-UTY-SBC-BSN-SBS
Kinki, Chūkyō, Hokuriku: MBS-CBC-TUT-MRO
Chūgoku, Shikoku: BSS-RSK-ITV-KUTV-RCC-tys
Kyūshū, Okinawa: rkb-NBC-RKK-OBS-MRT-MBC-RBC   literally North Sea Circuit, Ainu: Mosir), formerly known as Ezo, Yezo, Yeso, or Yesso, is Japans second largest island and the largest of its 47 prefectural-level subdivisions. ... Tohoku region, Japan The Tōhoku region (東北地方; Tōhoku-chihō) is a geographical area of Japan. ... Hokkaido Broadcasting Co. ... Aomori Television Broadcasting Co. ... Iwate Broadcast Co. ... Tohoku Broadcasting Company(東北放送株式会社, abbreviated name: TBC) is a Japanese TV and radio network affiliated with the Japan News Network (JNN). ... Kantō region, Japan. ... Kōshinetsu (甲信越) is a subregion of the Chubu region in Japan consisting of Yamanashi, Nagano and Niigata prefectures. ... Shizuoka Prefecture ) is located in the ChÅ«bu region on HonshÅ« island, Japan. ... UHF Television Yamanashi, Inc. ... Shin-etsu Broadcasting Co. ... Shizuoka Shimbun-SBS Building (The Newspapaer and Broadcasting Center of Shizuoka), including the headquarters of Shizuoka Broadcasting System(SBS), Shizuoka, Japan. ... The Kansai region (関西) of Japan, also known as the Kinki region (近畿地方; Kinki-chihō), lies in the middle of Japans main island, Honshu. ... ChÅ«kyō region (中京地方 ChÅ«kyō-chihō) lies in the middle of Japans main island, Honshu. ... Hokuriku region (北陸地方, literally North Land) is the region along the Sea of Japan within the Chubu region, the central region of Honshu, the main island of Japan. ... Headquarters of Manichi Broadcasting System Mainichi Broadcasting System, Inc. ... Chubu-Nippon Broadcasting Co. ... Hokuriku Broadcasting Co. ... Chugoku region, Japan The ChÅ«goku region (中国地方 ChÅ«goku-chihō) is the westernmost region of Honshu, the largest island of Japan. ... This article is about the island. ... Broadcasting System of San-in, Inc. ... Sanyo Broadcasting Co. ... i-Television Inc. ... RCC Broadcasting Company (株式会社中国放送; later name: RCC) is a Japanese broadcasting station which serves the Hiroshima region. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... “Okinawa” redirects here. ... RKB Mainichi Broadcasting Corporation(RKB毎日放送株式会社)is a broadcasting station in Fukuoka, Japan, and it is affiliated with Japan Radio Network (JRN), Japan News Network (JNN) and TBS Network. ... Oita Broadcasting System, Inc. ...


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Tokyo Broadcasting System, Inc. (株式会社東京放送, Kabushiki Gaisha Tōkyō Hōsō, commonly referred to as TBS) is a television network in Tokyo, Japan.
One of the main stockholders is Mainichi Broadcasting System.
In November, 1960, the broadcasting station was renamed Tokyo Broadcasting System, Inc. (株式会社東京放送).
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