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Cardcaptor Sakura Complete Series Premium Edition Review

Cardcaptor Sakura Complete Series Premium Edition Review Cardcaptor Sakura Complete Series Premium Edition Studio: Madhouse Publisher: NIS America Format: DVD, Blu-ray (Reviewed) Release Date: August 5, 2014 Price: $249.99 - Available Here Overview Cardcaptor Sakura may look familiar to some people, and for good reason. It was originally shown in the United...
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The Tale of Studio Ghibli Showcase to Screen in Theatres

The Tale of Studio Ghibli Showcase to Screen in Theatres Anime distributor Madman has announced a special event for fans of Studio Ghibli and Japanese animation with a showcase set to celebrate filmmakers Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata across Australian cinemas. Check out the trailer below. A selection of four films will screen including The Tale of Princess...
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Dragon Ball Z Season 5 Review

Dragon Ball Z Season 5 Review Dragon Ball Z Season 5 Studio: Funimation / Toei Animation Publisher: Madman Format: Blu-ray Release Date: 20/08/2014 Price: $59.95 (AU) – Available Here Overview Perhaps the most popular anime of all time, Dragon Ball Z is currently receiving full season Blu-ray releases of its engrossing adventure...
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Hellsing Ultimate to air on Toonami in September

Hellsing Ultimate to air on Toonami in September Over the weekend FUNimation announced that Toonami will be getting a bit darker starting on September 13th. While the action drama Black Lagoon is set to end on that date, the dark and bloody Hellsing Ultimate will be taking its place. Starting on September 13th each episode will start airing at 1:00 AM...
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Blood Lad Limited Edition set for September 2nd release

Blood Lad Limited Edition set for September 2nd release A couple of weeks ago Viz released the first dub clip for Blood Lad and now next week those who are interested in the series will have the chance to own the series on Blu-ray or DVD. Viz is currently planning on releasing Blood Lad on September 2nd with the $69.99 Limited Edition offering a Blu-ray/DVD...
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Haganai NEXT: Season Two Collection Review

Haganai NEXT: Season Two Collection Review Haganai NEXT Studio: AIC Build Publisher: Madman Format: Blu-ray (reviewed), DVD Release Date: July 23, 2014 Price: $59.95 – Available Here Overview Are you feeling lonely? Are you in dire need of more friends of even a friend? The creator of Haganai, an abbreviation of “Boku ha Tomodachi ga...
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Sentai Filmworks’ December slate reveals The Ambition of Oda Nobuna English dub and more

Sentai Filmworks’ December slate reveals The Ambition of Oda Nobuna English dub and more Today Sentai Filmworks revealed their official December 2014 release schedule and with it come not only a number of release dates, but also a large batch of English dub announcements. A few days ago it was revealed that Sentai Filmworks had acquired the license for The Ambition of Oda Nobuna as well as...
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Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit anime to be released next week by Viz

Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit anime to be released next week by Viz Viz Media has revealed that they are planning on releasing the entirety of the Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit anime series in one collection that will be available for purchase for both Blu-ray and DVD starting on August 26th. Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit originally aired back in 2007 and was animated...
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Hellsing Ultimate Volumes IX and X English teaser trailer released

Hellsing Ultimate Volumes IX and X English teaser trailer released Fans of Hellsing have been waiting for almost two years for the final two episodes of Hellsing Ultimate to be released in English and that wait is almost over. FUNimation is currently planning on releasing Hellsing Ultimate Volumes IX and X on October 28th on a Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack and today they released...
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Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods home video release announced for October

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods home video release announced for October While FUNimation has been giving fans living near the few lucky theaters to screen the film a chance to catch Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods early, many of us are simply left waiting for the eventual home release. Luckily the company announced today that the wait won’t be for very long and that the...
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Blood Lad’s first English dub clip focuses on Staz

Blood Lad’s first English dub clip focuses on Staz While we have been given a preview of what Blood Lad‘s English dub will sound like before, today was the first time that Viz Media released a full English clip for the series. The clip is taken from the very first episode and focuses almost entirely on Staz, who is voiced by Bryce Papenbrook, as he...
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The Ambition of Oda Nobuna picked up by Sentai Filmworks

The Ambition of Oda Nobuna picked up by Sentai Filmworks Over the past week Sentai Filmworks has been picking up some of the anime series that might have slipped under the radar or simply were a bit on the older side and today they had yet another announcement to make. The company has announced that they have acquired the rights to the 2012 anime series Oda...
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Berserk: The Golden Age Arc III – The Advent Review

Berserk: The Golden Age Arc III – The Advent Review Berserk: The Golden Age Arc III – The Advent Studio: Studio 4C Publisher: Madman Format: Blu-ray (reviewed), DVD Release Date: July 23, 2014 Price: $34.95 – Available Here Overview Berserk has long been considered a classic amongst old-timers in the anime sphere. Its hyper violent, no-holds...
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Hunter x Hunter anime to end on episode 148

Hunter x Hunter anime to end on episode 148 A growing concern among Hunter x Hunter fans was the fact that although the anime was chugging along at a quick pace, the amount of source material from the manga is barely being produced and it turns out that those concerns are valid. Today Megumi Han, the actress who voices Gon Freecss, spoke with...
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Reideen licensed for home video release by Sentai Filmworks

Reideen licensed for home video release by Sentai Filmworks While Sentai Filmworks may have surprised a number of their fans when they announced their licensing of Queen’s Blade: Beautiful Warriors a few days ago, they surprised quite a few more when they announced that the company now has the license to the Reideen anime series which aired back in 2007. They...
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Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie Canadian screenings added

Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie Canadian screenings added Today Viz Media and Eleven Arts have announced that they will be adding screenings of Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie to more than 35 cities in Canada starting in September. The screenings will feature the dubbed version of the show and while the U.S. theatrical screenings will begin on August 29th, the...
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Queen’s Blade: Beautiful Warriors licensed for release by Sentai Filmworks

Queen’s Blade: Beautiful Warriors licensed for release by Sentai Filmworks Sentai Filmworks had a bit of a surprising announcement to make today when they revealed that they had acquired the rights to Queen’s Blade: Beautiful Warriors. While this is not the first Queen’s Blade license that Sentai Filmworks owns now, and this OVA does serve as a prequel to the season...
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From the New World Collection 2 Review

From the New World Collection 2 Review From the New World Collection 2 Studio: A-1 Pictures Publisher: Sentai Filmworks Format: DVD, Blu-ray (Reviewed) Release Date: August 12, 2014 Price: $69.98 – Available Here Overview Adapting a novel into an anime can be a rather difficult task. While light novels adaptations are very common nowadays,...
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Cast and Staff Revealed For Shiro Bako Anime

Cast and Staff Revealed For Shiro Bako Anime Since the announcement of the anime, more information has been revealed about the cast and the crew for P.A. Works new original title. The Shiro Bako official twitter account confirmed the names of those who will be working alongside director Tsutomu Mizushima for the series; Junri Kimura (Nagi no Asukara),...
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Gatchaman Crowds’ English voice cast announced

Gatchaman Crowds’ English voice cast announced Today Sentai Filmworks revealed the English dub cast for Gatchaman Crowds, which makes sense considering the series is set to be released on Blu-ray and DVD in less than a month. The company revealed that Kyle Jones will be the director for the dub while the English cast as follows with the character listed...
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Crunchyroll Streams All Cardcaptor Sakura Episodes Today

Crunchyroll Streams All Cardcaptor Sakura Episodes Today Since the first episode of Sailor Moon Crystal began, it was only natural for anime fans to wonder if Crunchyroll would pick up the other iconic magical girl anime from their nostalgia. Well today they gave those who grew up with Cardcaptor Sakura quite a treat as they put all 70 episodes of the series up...
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Girls Und Panzer Promotes Donating Blood

Girls Und Panzer Promotes Donating Blood Throughout August anime fans will have an extra incentive to donate blood within the Ibaraki prefecture, three blood donation rooms will be giving out special Girls und Panzer clear file sets to donators who give 400ml of blood. The Ibaraki Red Cross Blood Center have teamed up with the popular anime to...
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Working!! to be given a third anime season

Working!! to be given a third anime season After the second season for Working!!, known as Wagnaria!! in its North American release, was created all the way back in 2011, fans of the series were left wondering if there would ever be a third season. Well, now that it has been announced that the next volume of the Working!! manga will be the last, a...
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Haruhi Suzumiya and Lucky Star licenses acquired by FUNimation

Haruhi Suzumiya and Lucky Star licenses acquired by FUNimation There are a number of anime licenses still lingering in the wild after Bandai Entertainment folded a few years ago, but now there are two less as FUNimation has announced the acquisition of both Haruhi Suzumiya seasons as well as the chibi spin-offs from the series, and Lucky Star. The pick up of both of...
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FUNimation acquires home video rights for D-Frag!, Unbreakable Machine Doll, and more

FUNimation acquires home video rights for D-Frag!, Unbreakable Machine Doll, and more Usually when an anime company in North America announces that they have acquired the license for a series, they almost always say that they are planning on giving the series a home video release in the future. However FUNimation is a bit different in that regard as some series they picked up the streaming...
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Fairy Tail’s Sting and Rogue’s English voice actors announced by FUNimation

Fairy Tail’s Sting and Rogue’s English voice actors announced by FUNimation Although the more recent releases of Fairy Tail in the West have been focusing on a filler arc, FUNimation has already announced the English voice actors for two important characters that will appear as enemies once the series returns to the canon storyline with the beginning of the Grand Magic Games. The...
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