Premium video streaming site Hulu has just announced that it’s about to make its first international expansion: Japan. Hulu is keeping mum on the details, but it sounds like it will only offer a premium subscription service (the US version of Hulu offers both premium and free content). The company now has an office in Tokyo and is working on preparing for launch “later this year” (again, no more details on that front). From the blog post:
We are excited about entering Japan right now for a number of reasons. For one thing, Nihon wa subarashii kuni desu (?Japan is a wonderful country?).