STV launches new TV channel FAN


On December 10, 2018, the leading Russian DTO-operator STV starts broadcasting of the FAN. A new channel produced by Digital Television is the only TV project in Russia entirely dedicated to fantasy, sci-fi, anime and cinema comics. Broadcasting is carried out with the ABS-2A spacecraft (75° E). STV will broadcast both HD and SD versions of the channel.

On the air of the FAN channel you can see not only the classics of the genre, serials and movies that were recently released, but also absolute novelties. Many films on the channel will be released premiere and almost immediately after the world release - in HD-format and with professional multi-voice dubbing.

The broadcast schedule will be filled with popular and desired worldwide cult films from Japan, created by the founders of the anime genre - Ghibli, Gonzo, MadHouse, Toho, Kadokawa, Bones studios, Hollywood major producers, including Marvel, Sony Pictures, Warner Bros, as well as top studios of China and South Korea. In addition, the channel will show a large number of blockbusters of the fantasy genre based on the plots of comics, for example, such hits as "Blade", "Star Trek", and «The Matrix".

The audience of the channel is a youth of 14-28 years old, who watches anime and fantasy on the Internet, where pirated copies of films with poor translation and poor-quality pictures are often presented. With the new channel, viewers will have the opportunity to watch the premium content of their favorite genre in a good translation and with a high quality image.


To receive a TV channel signal use the following parameters:


Transponder FSS17, reception frequency - 10985 MHz, horizontal polarization, modulation 8PSK, symbol rate - 35.0070 Msymb/sec, FEC 3/4, broadcast standard - DVB-S2.


Transponder FSS14, reception frequency - 12653 MHz, vertical polarization, modulation QPSK, symbol rate - 43.0000 Msymb/sec, FEC 5/6, broadcast standard - DVB-S.