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WOWOW was the first private satellite broadcasting and pay TV station in Japan. It began analog broadcasting on April 1, 1991. Digital broadcasting began on December 1, 2000. The network began with 207,753 subscribers (31.5 billion yen in sales), growing to 2,667,414 two years later (64.5 billion yen in sales). Artists impression of a Boeing 601 satellite, as configured for digital television transmission by SES Astra Satellite television is television delivered by way of communications satellites, as compared to conventional terrestrial television and cable television. ... A television station is a type of radio station that broadcasts both audio and video to television receivers in a particular area. ... April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... December 1 is the 335th (in leap years the 336th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Japanese 10 yen coin (obverse) showing Phoenix Hall of Byodoin Yen is the currency used in Japan. ...


WOWOW mostly rebroadcasts movies, but is also well known for showing original anime series such as Crest of the Stars, Big O and Anime Complex. Atom, star of the long-running science fiction series Mighty Atom (also known as Astro Boy to Western audiences). ... Crest of the Stars (1999, Japanese: 星界の紋章 Seikai no Monshō) is an anime space opera (some parts could classify as military science fiction/military space opera) series based on a Japanese trilogy of science fiction novels of the same title, the first of which was published in 1996. ... The Big O (THE ビッグオー) is the title of an anime television series, which also has a manga adaptation. ... Anime Complex was an omnibus anime show broadcast on WOWOW from April 6 to September 28, 1998. ...


The channel's name is a double "Wow," and the three W's also stand for "World-Wide-Watching."


WOWOW is the station in Japan that carries The Simpsons and South Park. The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening. ... South Park is an American animated television series created, written and voiced by Matt Stone and Trey Parker. ...


WOWOW also aired Cowboy Bebop (the complete uncut version) and Paranoia Agent. Cowboy Bebop ) (1998) is a Japanese anime television series and motion picture that follows a band of American-stylized bounty hunters thrown together by circumstance and necessity, but each with passionately disparate private agendas. ... This article or section may contain original research or unverified claims. ...


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Macromedia Flash, or simply Flash, refers to both the Macromedia Flash Player and to a multimedia authoring program used to create content for it as well as games or movies created using the program. ...

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!WOWOW! (Note the exclamation marks) is also the name of a South-London based art collective. They have hosted art exhibitions and huge parties in disused buildings. The collective encompasses artists, fashion designers, writers and musicians.


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Macromedia Flash, or simply Flash, refers to both the Macromedia Flash Player and to a multimedia authoring program used to create content for it as well as games or movies created using the program. ...

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WOWOW - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (186 words)
WOWOW was the first private satellite broadcasting and pay TV station in Japan.
WOWOW mostly rebroadcasts movies, but is also well known for showing original anime series such as Crest of the Stars, Big O and Anime Complex.
WOWOW is the station in Japan that carries The Simpsons and South Park.
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