Disney XD (Southeast Asian TV channel)

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Disney XD
Disney XD - 2015 (Purple).svg
LaunchedSeptember 15, 2012 (2012-09-15)
(Malaysia)[1]
March 16, 2013 (2013-03-16)
(Singapore)[2]
October 19, 2013 (2013-10-19)
(Indonesia & Thailand)[3]
May 31, 2014 (2014-05-31)
(Philippines)[4]
Closed14 March 2019 (SD) (Malaysia)
Owned byThe Walt Disney Company (Southeast Asia)
Disney Channels Worldwide
(Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer & International)[1][5][6]
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 480i/576i for the SDTV feed)
CountryMalaysia
Singapore
LanguageEnglish
Thai
Mandarin Chinese
Broadcast areaSoutheast Asia
HeadquartersCorporate office: 1 #06-01 Sandcrawler, Fusionopolis View, Singapore 138577
Studios and production facility: 4 Loyang Ln #01-01/02 and #02-01/02., Singapore 508914
Suria KLCC, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Sister channel(s)
WebsiteDisneyXD.asia
Availability
Satellite
Astro
(Malaysia)
Channel 637 (HD)
Cignal
(Philippines)
Channel 69 (HD)
MNC Vision
(Indonesia)
Channel 440 (HD)
TrueVisions
(Thailand)
Channel 446 (HD)
Kristal-Astro
(Brunei)
Channel 637 (HD)
NJOI
(Malaysia)
Channel 637 (HD)
Sky Net
(Myanmar)
Channel 121 (HD)
CANAL+
(Myanmar)
Channel 96 (HD)
Cable
StarHub TV
(Singapore)
Channel 310 (HD)
Cablelink
(Philippines)
Channel 215 (HD)
Surigao Cable TV
(Philippines)
Channel 66 (HD)
IPTV
Singtel TV
(Singapore)
Channel 232 (HD)
Channel 233 (VOD)
Streaming media
StarHub TV AnywhereWatch live
(Singapore only)
Astro On-the-GoAstro On-the-Go
(Malaysia only)
M2V Mobile TV
(Indonesia)
Channel 30 (HD)
TrueID TV
(Thailand)
Watch live

Disney XD is a pay television channel that broadcasts in the Southeast Asia region, owned by the Disney Channels Worldwide unit of the United States-based Walt Disney Television, operated by The Walt Disney Company (Southeast Asia). It is aimed primarily at children, 6–15 years old.[3][5]

Its programming lineup includes Marvel and Star Wars shows, reruns of programs previously aired on Disney Channel and certain action series.

Availability[edit]

Disney XD first began broadcasting in Malaysia on 15 September 2012.[1] The channel was expanded to Singapore on 16 March 2013,[2] Indonesia and Thailand on 19 October 2013, and lastly, the Philippines on 31 May 2014.

On 28 February 2019, the Malaysian feed of Disney XD Asia was merged into the main feed, with timings on promos now saying MAL/PHIL instead of SIN/PHIL. Astro, the sole operator in Malaysia that carries Disney channels made Disney XD an HD only channel from 14 March 2019.

Disney XD is not available in Hong Kong and Vietnam, select programs are also available on Disney Channel Asia.

Programming[edit]

Current programming[edit]

Animated[edit]

Live action[edit]

Acquired programming[edit]

Animes

Marvel on Disney XD

Shorts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Malaysia to premiere Disney XD". Kidscreen. July 19, 2012. Retrieved July 4, 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Marvel Mania, and More!". Television Asia Plus. March 22, 2013. Archived from the original on November 29, 2014. Retrieved April 29, 2014.
  3. ^ a b Gopi, Shreya (October 21, 2013). "Disney XD launches in Indonesia and Thailand". On Screen. Archived from the original on February 16, 2014. Retrieved February 5, 2014.
  4. ^ "Disney XD Launches in the Philippines beginning May 31". Smart Parenting. May 31, 2014. Archived from the original on August 12, 2014. Retrieved July 26, 2014.
  5. ^ a b "Saluran Disney XD Hadir di Indonesia" (in Indonesian). Investor Daily Indonesia. October 22, 2013. Retrieved February 5, 2014.
  6. ^ https://variety.com/2018/tv/news/disney-sets-out-international-leadership-team-post-fox-deal-1203088968/