|Aniplex Inc. (株式会社アニプレックス, Kabushiki-gaisha Anipurekkusu)|
|Key People||Atsuhiro Iwakami|
|Headquarters||Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan|
|Parent Company||Sony Music Entertainment Japan|
|Subsidiaries||A-1 Pictures Inc.
Aniplex Inc. (株式会社アニプレックス, Kabushiki Gaisha Anipurekkusu), formerly known as Sony Pictures Entertainment(SPE) Music Publishing Inc. and Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) Visual Works Inc. and Sony Music Entertainment (SME) Visual Works Inc., is a Japanese anime and music production and distribution enterprise owned by Sony Music Entertainment Japan and established in September 1995. Aniplex has been involved in the planning, production and distribution of several anime series, such as Fullmetal Alchemist, Blood: The Last Vampire, Birdy the Mighty, Angel Beats! and Rurouni Kenshin. Additionally, Aniplex produces and distributes music and soundtrack records, including the original soundtracks for all of Sony Computer Entertainment's computer and video games.