Discotek Media Licenses ‘Requiem From the Darkness’ and ‘Dai-Guard’ & Gives Other Updates

Discotek Media has made several announcements on their official Facebook page over the last ten hours. Included in their announcements is their acquisition of the home video rights to the 13-episode anime series Requiem From the Darkness and the 26-episode anime series Dai-Guard. They will be released on DVD in February and March 2016 respectively. Their January 2016 release schedule will consist ...

Discotek Reveals the Final DVD Artwork for ‘Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie’

Discotek Media has just revealed the final cover and disc art for their DVD release of Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie. The full image detailing the artwork for the release is featured below. They are still working on the artwork for their Blu-ray release of the film. Discotek announced that they licensed the film in February. They have not yet set a date for either of the releases. It has b...

Discotek Media Reveals New Anime Licenses and Release Dates

Discotek Media announced several anime license acquisitions and release dates for several previously announced releases yesterday. Unless otherwise stated, all release dates listed are for 2015. Getter Robo: Armageddon will be coming to both DVD and Blu-ray, the Z/X Ignition TV series will be coming to DVD in November, the complete series of Beelzebub will be coming to DVD in 2016, Kyousougiga wil...

Discotek Media Acquires ‘Wicked City’ and ‘Gaiking’

Discotek Media made a couple of announcements at their panel at Otakon 2015 on the weekend. First up is their acquisition of Madhouse’s 1987 anime film Wicked City. The release will include Japanese audio with English subtitles and both English dubbed versions. Discotek’s work-in-progress preview of the cover art is featured directly below. The other announcement is their acquisition o...

Next Week from Discotek: ‘Chi’s New Address’ on DVD

Discotek Media will be releasing a complete DVD collection of Chi’s New Address on June 30. Additionally, today is the official release date for their Collector’s Edition Blu-ray release of Lupin the Third: Castle of Cagliostro. The full details of this release can be found here. The collection of Chi’s New Address contains all 104 episodes with English subtitles. This series is ...

Next Week from Discotek: ‘5 Centimeters Per Second’ and a ‘Lupin the Third’ OVA on DVD

Discotek Media has two anime titles scheduled for release on June 2, 2015. The first one is the release of the 1992 TV special Lupin the Third: From Siberia with Love. It will be available on DVD with Japanese audio and English subtitles. This special is also known as From Russia with Love and Bank of Liberty. The second one is the release of Makoto Shinkai’s 2007 film 5 Centimeters Per Seco...

Next Week from Discotek: ‘Ceres, Celestial Legend’ and ‘Mazinger Edition Z: The Impact!’ DVD Sets

Discotek Media has two anime titles scheduled for release in North America next week. Both of the following titles will be released on May 26, 2015. First up is the complete collection of Ceres, Celestial Legend on DVD. It will feature episodes 1-24 with dual audio and English subtitles. Second is the complete series collection of Mazinger Edition Z: The Impact! on DVD. It will feature episodes 1-...

Discotek Media Anime Pre-Order Update

Online retailers Right Stuf and Amazon have listed release dates for Discotek Media’s March and April releases. To be released on March 31, 2015 is the complete collection of Chi’s Sweet Home on DVD. This set will contain all 104 episodes with English subtitles. Also being released on that day is a thin pack DVD release of Lovely Complex. This set will feature all 24 episodes with Engl...

Discotek Media Reveals ‘Castle of Cagliostro’ Blu-ray Details, Other April Releases

Discotek Media recently took to their Facebook page to reveal their April 2015 release schedule and the details of their upcoming Collectors’ Edition Blu-ray release of Hayao Miyazaki’s 1979 theatrical film, Lupin the Third: Castle of Cagliostro. All of the following titles are set for an April 28, 2015 release (all prices are in US dollars): Lupin the Third: Castle of Cagliostro Blu-r...

Discotek Makes Several New Anime Announcements

Discotek Media has just made several announcements, including the signing of a contract with Crunchyroll. The complete Earl and Fairy series and complete Shining Tears x Wind series will be released with Japanese audio and English subtitles. The complete series of SeHa Girls (Sega Hard Girls) was announced however no information about this release is currently available. Night on the Galactic Rail...

Discotek Discusses More of Their Upcoming Releases

Discotek Media recently took to their Facebook page to discuss three of their upcoming releases. Precise release dates for these releases are not yet available. 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 collection. Discotek stated that they are still working on obtaining the rights to the Ro...

Discotek Provides an Updated Release Schedule For January, February and March 2015

Discotek Media has just released the schedule of all of their upcoming releases from now until the end of March. Many classic series and more recent but niche titles will be released soon in North America. January 27th 2015: Comic Party complete original series collection (DVD, dual audio) Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade (Blu-ray, dual audio) Lupin the Third: Napoleon’s Dictionary (DVD, Japanese a...

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