Aniplex USA to Release DVD and Blu-ray Box Sets of ‘Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works]’ Season 1

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Aniplex of America revealed their plans for a domestic North American release of Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works] at their panel at Anime Expo today. A DVD box set and limited edition Blu-ray box set of the first season will be released on August 25, 2015. Pre-orders can be made here (DVD) and here (Blu-ray). The products will only be available for North, Central and South American fans.

Both sets will include episodes 00-12 with Japanese audio, English audio and English and Spanish subtitles. On-disc extras will include the textless opening and ending animations. The limited edition set will include the Original Soundtrack I, a 24-page deluxe booklet and an exclusive collectible Weiss Schwarz PR card, while supplies last. It will also include a double-sided wrap for the Blu-ray case and a chipboard box featuring an illustration by Takashi Takeuchi, the original character designer. It will also exclusively feature trailer, TV Spot, commercial and preview video collections.

The cast list is as follows (Japanese/English):

  • Shirou Emiya: Noriaki Sugiyama / Bryce Papenbrook
  • Rin Tohsaka: Kana Ueda / Mela Lee
  • Saber: Ayako Kawasumi / Kari Wahlgren
  • Archer:Junichi Suwabe / Kaij Tang
  • Sakura Matou: Noriko Shitaya / Cristina Vee
  • Illyasviel von Einzbern: Mai Kadowaki / Stephanie Sheh
  • Souichirou Kuzuki: Masaki Terasoma / Lex Lang
  • Lancer: Nobutoshi Kanna / Tony Oliver
  • Caster: Atsuko Tanaka / Megan Hollingshead
  • Assassin: Shinichiro Miki / Todd Haberkorn
  • Rider: Yu Asakawa / Melissa Fahn
  • Taiga Fujimura: Miki Ito / Julie Ann Taylor
  • Shinji Matou: Hiroshi Kamiya / Kyle McCarley
  • Issei Ryudo: Mitsuaki Madono / Robbie Daymond
  • Kirei Kotomine: Joji Nakata / Crispin Freeman
  • Kiritsugu Emiya: Rikiya Koyama / Matthew Mercer
  • Blond Servant: Tomokazu Seki / David Earnest
  • Shirou Emiya (Child): Junko Noda / Mona Marshall
  • Ayako Mitsuzuri: Fumie Mizusawa / Brina Palencia
  • Yukika Saegusa: Eri Nakao / Jessica diCicco
  • Kaede Makidera: Michiru Yuimoto / Erica Lindbeck
  • Kane Himuro: Rie Nakagawa / Dorothy Fahn

The English voice director and ADR script writer is Tony Oliver.

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