• AX-ON is Japan’s largest Television Production HUB, missioned to produce diverse content across all genres. Established as the pivotal member of NIPPON TV GROUP, the #1 television brand in Japan, AX-ON creates every possible kind of content including television shows (sports, news, infotainment, drama, variety show), feature films, commercials, CG, as well as digital content for both international and domestic clients.

Corporate Name

AX-ON Inc.


February 10, 1970


NTV Tower 22F, 1-6-1 Higashi Shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-7422, JAPAN
TEL 03-5962-8100


80 million JPY


21 billion JPY (Actual performance in 2015) Click here for Settlement Report (in Japanese only)

Number of Employees

728 (as of July 2018)


Nippon Television Holdings Inc. (100%)

Business Description

Television Programs & Feature Films Production
Sports, news, infotainment, drama, feature film, variety show, music, cultural program, documentary

International Content Production & Technical Coordination
Full production & technical coordination for international clients for sports, news, drama, feature film, variety show, music, documentary, commercial, promo

Content Production, Pitch Sales & Marketing
Commercial, promo, VFX, music video, 4K/8K, 3D, digital signage, mobile & web video, video production for government offices/local municipalities/private businesses, infomercial, internet homepage, event planning, video software

Content Business
Closed captioning, video description, archives, international & domestic content/format sales, data-casting, EPG, licensing operations

Advertising Agency Operations
Media operations, branding, media trafficking in terrestrial/BS/CS channels

Corporate History
February 1970
Inaugurated as a solely owned subsidiary of Nippon Television Network Corp.
April 2007
AX-ON Inc. was established by consolidating production departments of Nippon Television Videos Inc., NTV Eizo (Filming) Center, Nippon Television Enterprise Inc. & Nippon Television Art.
December 2015
Moved headquarters from Kojimachi to Shiodome.
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