"Area 88" Gets July DVD Launch
ADV Films will release Area 88: Treacherous Skies to DVD on July 18, the company said yesterday. The $29.98 DVD-only release will include the first three episodes of the series in both English 5.1 and Japanese 2.0 with English subtitles. Extras include an interview with screenwriter Hiroshi Ohnogi and director Isamu Imakake; aircraft specs; production sketches; character bios; clean opening and closing animation; and previews. A special collectors edition ($39.98) will include a series art box sized to hold the four-volume series.
[Source: ADV Films]