Entertainment
for Anglers Worldwide

First established in 1998, Fishing Vision Co., Ltd. began production of television shows dedicated to fishing and broadcast its conten on the Japanese satellite network SKY Perfect TV. Since then, it has grown to be the largest producer of vide content in the Japanse fishing industry, We continue our pursuit of providing anglers in Japan and around the world the best entertainment and information that revolves around the exciting sport of fishing.

TV Shows

Freshwater in Japan

Freshwater

As Japan is rich with water resources, there are countless lakes and rivers throughout the country. We offer several show lineups that involve native Japanese freshwater fish species as well as bass.

saltwater in Japan

Saltwater

Being an island nation, Japan is surrounded by rich seas. With the complex currents and varying environments, saltwater fishing has been an intrinsic part of Japanese culture. Naturally, we have an extensive library of shows on all varieties of saltwater fishing.

overseas fishing

Worldwide

Fishing Vision extends its production overseas to capture footage of exotic fish species. From the seas of Oman to the tropical rivers of the Amazon, we strive to bring our viewers excitement from across borders.

Networks

For Our Global Audience

Fishing Vision also offer videos that are watchable online specifically for English viewers.

The content includes a vast library of shows that can be watched on your PC, tablet, or smartphone.

Take a peek into the world of fishing not only of Japan but all over the world!

WATCH

Smartphone App

We offer a smartphone app that keeps our viewers updated about out shows and latest events! As anglers are always looking for information, we strive to provide it.

DVD

Other than our popular television channel, Fishing vision produces a vast number of DVDs every year which are sold in fishing tackle stores across Japan.

Events

Fishing Vision hosts several outdoor events throughout the year. One such example is the popular Trout King Tournament that attracts trout fishing enthusiasts from all over Japan.

Overview

Company Name

Fishing Vision Co., Ltd.

Headquarters

Tokyo Head Office

3-9-2, Nishi-Shinjuku

Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN

160-0023

Telephone

+81-3-3373-0753

Year Established

March 30,1998

Directors

Chairman of the Board Taro Hashimoto
President Ryo Arisawa
Member of the Board Nobuo Iwasaki
Member of the Board Yasutaka Shimamura
Member of the Board Hiroshi Matsui
Member of the Board Masayuki Ando
Member of the Board Shigeki Sujino
Internal Auditor Isao Hayashi
External Auditor Hideaki Oshio

Employees

100

Stakeholders

Broadmedia Corporation

SHIMANO INC.

TOHOKUSHINSHA FILM CORPORATION

Main Bank

The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.

Affiliated Associations

The Association for Promotion of Advanced Broadcasting Services

Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association

Japan Cable and Telecommunication

Association of All Japan TV Program Production Companies

Japan Sportfishing Foundation

Japan Fishing Tackle Manufactures Association

All Japan Fishing Association

Corporate History

Mar. 1998 Established as Fishing Channel Co., Ltd and begins producing content for SKY Perfect TV!.
Aug. 1998 First broadcast on channel 758 of SKY Perfect TV!.
Feb. 1999 Company name changed from Fishing Channel Co., Ltd. to Perfect Fishing Co., Ltd. Broadcasting channel renamed to Sky Fishing 753.
Apr. 2000 Acquirement of broadcasting business consignment certification from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, changing the business type from a television production company to a communications satellite television broadcasting station.
May 2000 Company named changed to Fishing Vision Co., Ltd. and headquarters relocated to the Minato ward in Tokyo. Channel renamed to Fishing Vision .
Apr. 2001 Began production of the first live studio show "Gojohan no Okami" and "Fishing Station".
Jan. 2002 Headquarters relocated to the Shinjuku ward in Tokyo.
Nov. 2006 Acquirement of production business from Giga Brains Co., Ltd. and assignment as Fishing Vision Co., Ltd. branch office in Hyogo.
Oct. 2007 Establishment of secondary office in Shinjuku, Tokyo.
Oct. 2009 Begins broadcasting HD content on channel 540 of SKY Perfect TV!.
Oct. 2010 Acquirement of broadcasting business consignment certification from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications for broadcasting content via broadcasting satellites.
Mar. 2012 First broadcast via broadcasting satellite television channel 251 as Fishing Vision.