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Hanabee Entertainment Reveals April 2015 Release Schedule

Hanabee Entertainment Reveals April 2015 Release Schedule Hanabee Entertainment has just announced four new releases for Australia on April 1, 2015. The following list contains all information about these releases. Little Busters complete first season box-set – four disc DVD and Blu-ray sets featuring dual audio, with an SRP of $79.99. The Familiar of...
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‘D-Frag!’ English Dub Cast Revealed

‘D-Frag!’ English Dub Cast Revealed Over the past three days, FUNimation have been revealing the cast members for the English dub of D-Frag!. Here is the list in its entirety. Ataru Kawahara – J. Michael Tatum Chitose Karasuyama – Whitney Rodgers Kenji Kazama – Austin Tindle Minami Ohsawa – Caitlin...
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Section 23 Films Reveals May Release Schedule

Section 23 Films Reveals May Release Schedule Section 23 Films has just revealed their release schedule for May 2015. All titles will be released on both DVD and Blu-ray. May 5 releases include Maiden Japan’s release of Patlabor: The Movie and Sentai Filmworks’ just-announced release of The World God Only Knows: OVA Collection. The OVA...
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Jessica Nigri to voice Sonico in Super Sonico English Dub

Jessica Nigri to voice Sonico in Super Sonico English Dub In what might be a first, Sentai Filmworks has announced that when they release SoniAni: Super Sonico the Animation with an English dub on Blu-ray and DVD on May 26th, the lead character Sonico will be voiced by Jessica Nigri. Jessica may be a familiar name to many as she is a popular cosplayer who has...
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Ponycan USA Reveals Pre-order Bonuses for April Releases

Ponycan USA Reveals Pre-order Bonuses for April Releases Ponycan USA previously revealed that there will be bonuses for those who pre-order the first collectors’ edition release of Yuki Yuna is a Hero or Denki-Gai or the bundle containing both releases from Right Stuf by February 28. Read on to see what cool stuff you could get! The bonus for...
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‘Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin’ Episode 1 English Dub Cast Revealed

‘Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin’ Episode 1 English Dub Cast Revealed The cast for the English dubbed version of the first episode of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin, Blue-Eyed Casval, has been revealed. This will be the first of four OVAs. Many familiar names appear in the cast list, so check it out to see who you can expect to hear in this dub. Casval Rem Deikun: Karen...
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FUNimation’s April 2015 Release Schedule Revealed

FUNimation’s April 2015 Release Schedule Revealed FUNimation Entertainment has revealed their release schedule for April 2015. Check out the following list to see if there are any releases you have been looking forward to. Releases for April 7 include the complete series of .Hack//Legend of the Twilight on DVD, One Piece Season 6 Part 4 on DVD and an Anime...
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‘Sailor Moon’ Season 1 Part 1 to be Released in Australia in April

‘Sailor Moon’ Season 1 Part 1 to be Released in Australia in April Madman Entertainment has revealed the details of their first release of the Sailor Moon series on DVD in Australia. The first collection will contain 24 episodes and will be released on DVD on April 15, 2015. The first print run will include bonus materials, which will be confirmed at a later date. Based on...
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Sentai Filmworks Licenses ‘The Familar of Zero: Rondo of Princesses’

Sentai Filmworks Licenses ‘The Familar of Zero: Rondo of Princesses’ Sentai Filmworks has just announced their acquisition of The Familiar of Zero: Rondo of Princesses, the third season in the series. This is a direct sequel to the second season, Knight of the Twin Moons, which is set to be released in North America on March 10, 2015. Rondo of Princesses,...
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Dragonar Academy, Date A Live II, and No-rin home video licenses acquired by FUNimation

Dragonar Academy, Date A Live II, and No-rin home video licenses acquired by FUNimation During their Otakon Las Vegas panel earlier today, FUNimation announced that they have now acquired the home video release rights for Dragonar Academy, Date A Live II, and No-Rin. While Date A Live II was a sure pick-up as the company has already released the first season in English, the fate of the other...
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The Last: Naruto The Movie US premiere locations announced

The Last: Naruto The Movie US premiere locations announced Today Viz Media and Eleven Arts have announced what theaters will be showing The Last: Naruto The Movie when it makes its debut in North America on February 20th. Tickets are now available for purchase at all of these theaters and while supplies last, anyone who attends a showing of the film will be given a...
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‘Kill la Kill’ Volume 5 Details Revealed

‘Kill la Kill’ Volume 5 Details Revealed Aniplex of America has just revealed the details of the fifth and final volume of KILL la KILL. There will be three sets: a DVD set, a Blu-ray set and a limited edition combo set. All three sets will feature dual audio, English and Spanish subtitles, episodes 20-24 and the OVA episode 25. On-disc extras...
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‘Koimonogatari’ Blu-ray Set Coming to the US in February

‘Koimonogatari’ Blu-ray Set Coming to the US in February Koimonogatari: Hitage End, the fifth arc in the Monogatari series’ second season, will be coming to Blu-ray in North America on February 24, 2015 thanks to Aniplex of America. It will feature episodes 1-6 in Japanese with English subtitles. On-disc extras will include the textless opening animations...
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Aniplex of America Details ‘Nisekoi’ Blu-ray Volumes 3 and 4

Aniplex of America Details ‘Nisekoi’ Blu-ray Volumes 3 and 4 Aniplex of America has just revealed the details of Blu-ray volumes 3 and 4 of Nisekoi. Individual details of the final two volumes are featured below, but both sets will include the same physical bonuses. They include: Collectable ending card pinups A deluxe poster and package illustrated by Nobuhiro...
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Aniplex of America Reveals Home Video Plans for Third ‘Madoka Magica’ Film

Aniplex of America Reveals Home Video Plans for Third ‘Madoka Magica’ Film Aniplex of America has just revealed the details of their English-language home-video release of Puella Magi Madoka Magica The Movie ~Rebellion~. The sets, to be available from April 7, 2015, will only be sold in North, Central and South Americas and Canada. All sets will feature Japanese and English...
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FUNimation’s Announcements from the Latest ANNCast

FUNimation’s Announcements from the Latest ANNCast Those who listen to Anime News Network’s weekly podcast ‘ANNCast’ will know that occasionally people from FUNimation sit down with ANN and discuss various topics brought up by the hosts and Twitter followers. This week, FUNimation’s Senior Marketing Manager Adam Sheehan and...
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Discotek Discuss More of Their Upcoming Releases

Discotek Discuss More of Their Upcoming Releases Discotek Media recently took to their Facebook page to discuss some of their upcoming releases. Read on to see what they are bringing to North America next! Firstly is their release of Samurai Troopers, currently slated for April. The 39-episode TV series will be released in a 5-disc English-subtitled DVD...
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‘Student Council’s Discretion Lv. 2′ Licensed by Sentai Filmworks

‘Student Council’s Discretion Lv. 2′ Licensed by Sentai Filmworks Sentai Filmworks has just announced that they have acquired the rights to Student Council’s Discretion Lv. 2, a direct sequel to the first season. The first season will be released on home video on March 24, 2015. The second season premiered on Niconico in October 2012 before its television...
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Nozomi Entertainment Acquires ‘Sketchbook ~full color’s~’

Nozomi Entertainment Acquires ‘Sketchbook ~full color’s~’ Nozomi Entertainment, Right Stuf’s anime production division, recently announced their acquisition of Sketchbook ~full color’s~. They will be releasing a complete 13-episode DVD collection of the series in the summer of 2015. Based on the 2002 manga series Sketchbook by Totan Kobako, this 2007...
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AnimeLab Summer 2015 Anime Simulcast Update

AnimeLab Summer 2015 Anime Simulcast Update Madman has just sent out an update via email about the anime shows they are simulcasting this season. Check out the list to see what is available. Tokyo Ghoul √A (season tw0): episode 1. Yurikuma Arashi: episodes 1 and 2. Cute High Earth Defense Club LOVE: episode 1. Assassination Classroom: episode...
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Aniplex of America to Distribute Persona 3 The Movie #2 Import Blu-rays in Over 50 Territories

Aniplex of America to Distribute Persona 3 The Movie #2 Import Blu-rays in Over 50 Territories Aniplex of America announced that they will be distributing both standard edition and collectors’ edition imported Blu-rays of Shin Megami Tensei Persona 3 – #2 Midsummer Knight’s Dream in over 50 territories from March 11, 2015. Both editions will feature the director’s cut of the...
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Discotek Provides an Updated Release Schedule For January, February and March 2015

Discotek Provides an Updated Release Schedule For January, February and March 2015 Discotek Media has just released a schedule detailing all of their upcoming releases from now until the end of March. Take a look at the following list to see if any of the releases you have been looking forward to are listed. January 27th 2015: Comic Party complete original series collection (DVD, dual...
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Ponycan USA Reveals ‘Yuki Yuna is a Hero’ Collectors’ Edition 1

Ponycan USA Reveals ‘Yuki Yuna is a Hero’ Collectors’ Edition 1 Ponycan USA has just revealed the details of the first home video release for Yuki Yuna is a Hero. As with the first release of Denki-Gai (Denki-Gai no Honya-san), it will be released on April 10, 2015 with a store price of $71.98 (the suggested retail price is $89.98). Again, the release will be a...
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Universal Cool Japan To Feature Life Sized Titans and 4D Evangelion

Universal Cool Japan To Feature Life Sized Titans and 4D Evangelion Universal Studios Japan are going all out with their latest upcoming event, showcasing four popular franchises from video games, anime and manga, all of which have got worldwide recognition and praise. Titled Universal Cool Japan, the event will have sections dedicated to two of the most popular anime...
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Neon Alley’s January programming detailed by Viz

Neon Alley’s January programming detailed by Viz Today Viz Media revealed their plans for Neon Alley for the rest of January. The company announced that they will continue to stream Sailor Moon Crystal which will be entering its second arc, “The Black Moon Arc” starting on January 17th. They also stated that two new subtitled and uncut...
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Ponycan USA Reveals Details of First ‘Denki-Gai’ Home Video Release

Ponycan USA Reveals Details of First ‘Denki-Gai’ Home Video Release Ponycan USA has just revealed the details of the first home video release for the 2014 series Denki-Gai (Denki-Gai no Honya-san). This collectors’ edition release will contain the first four episodes with Japanese audio and both English and Spanish subtitle options. The set will contain the...
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