HIDIVE announced that they acquired streaming rights to Run With The Wind. The publisher picked up the rights to the show in the United States, Canada, the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and other select territories.
The series will launch as part of HIDIVE’s simulcast lineup on November 1, at 16:59 UTC (12:59PM EDT, 9:59AM EDT), with new episodes being added on Thursdays.
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HIDIVE Achieves Runner’s Euphoria Alongside “Run With The Wind”
HOUSTON, TX, October 30, 2018 – HIDIVE announced today that it acquired streaming rights to Run With the Wind for the USA, Canada, the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and other select territories. HIDIVE subscribers can watch the premiere on November 1, 2018 at 16:59 UTC with subsequent episodes released every Thursday.
Kakeru is a former elite runner in high school who finds himself down on his luck. After being chased for stealing food, he’s saved by Haiji, a Kansei University student and a fellow runner. Having nowhere else to go, Kakeru is convinced by Haiji to move into a dormitory with eight other strangers. Before Kakeru is even settled in his new home, Haiji announces his ambitious plans to enter all ten of them into one of the most prominent university relay marathons in Japan, the Hakone Ekiden. There’s just one small problem: with the exception of Haiji and Kakeru, none of the residents have ever run competitively before.
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