TMC to Exhibit at Anime Expo in Los Angeles: Animated Series Created with Studio4C to Be Screened

TOYOTA, Japan, June 22, 2012 — Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) will screen PES: Peace Eco Smile, an animated work produced in collaboration with Studio4C, a leading Japanese animation studio, at the Anime Expo 2012 to be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, California, United States. The expo is scheduled to run from June 29 through July 2.

PES is a story about Pes, an extraterrestrial who comes to discover the value of Earth and its cars through his unique alien perspective. A preview of PES was shown at the Tokyo International Anime Fair held in March 2012, and now the main feature will be screened at the Anime Expo 2012.

PES episodes will also be available for viewing on a special PES page on TMC’s website from June 23. TMC also plans to conduct a variety of programs including screening events in Tokyo and exhibitions at other events in Japan.