Seven Arcs Co., Ltd. (Japanese: 株式会社Seven Arcs, Hepburn: Kabushiki-gaisha Sebun Ākusu) is a Japanese anime production company and former studio, established on May 31, 2002, by former Pierrot staff. The studio made its first animated television series, Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha, in 2004. Since then, the company has produced a number of other animated television series and movies.

Seven Arcs Co., Ltd.
Native name
株式会社Seven Arcs
Kabushiki-gaisha Sebun Ākusu
TypeKabushiki kaisha
IndustryAnime (Television, Film, OVA)
FoundedMay 31, 2002; 20 years ago (May 31, 2002)
HeadquartersNakano, Tokyo, Japan
Key people
  • Former:
  • Osamu Kamimura (CEO)
  • Current:
  • Tatsuya Tanaka (CEO)
  • Shigeki Fujioka (COO)
ParentTokyo Broadcasting System
SubsidiariesArcturus (2002–2012)
Seven Arcs Pictures (2012–2019)
Website7arcs.co.jp

In 2012, the animation section was split off by forming Seven Arcs Pictures Co., Ltd. (Japanese: 株式会社Seven Arcs Pictures, Hepburn: Kabushiki-gaisha Sebun Ākusu Pikuchāzu) as a subsidiary company.[1] Since then, Seven Arcs has had its business in animation planning and licence management.[2] On December 26, 2017, the company was acquired by Tokyo Broadcasting System.[3] Seven Arcs Pictures, Seven Arcs, and Arcturus merged on October 1, 2019, reforming as the single company Seven Arcs.

ProductionsEdit

Seven Arcs (2002–2012)Edit

Television seriesEdit

OVAEdit

FilmsEdit

Seven Arcs Pictures (2012–2019)Edit

Television seriesEdit

OVA/ONAEdit

FilmsEdit

Canceled worksEdit

Seven Arcs (merged company, 2019–present)Edit

Television seriesEdit

OVA/ONAEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "新アニメ『ムシブギョー』放送開始 熱血少年漫画が原作". Oricon Style. 2014-04-08. Retrieved 2015-04-02.
  2. ^ "COMPANY INFORMATION" (in Japanese). Seven Arcs. Archived from the original on 2015-04-03. Retrieved 2015-04-02.
  3. ^ "TBS Acquires Lyrical Nanoha's Anime Studio Seven Arcs". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2018-08-13.

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