"Yugo the Negotiator" Gets July 26 DVD Date
ADV Films will release Yugo the Negotiator – Pakistan 1: Departure to DVD on July 26, the company said today. The DVD-only release will feature episodes 1 through 3 in both English 5.1 and Japanese 2.0 with English subtitles. Extras include a video segment “What is Yugo the Negotiator?”; interviews with original story author Shinji Makari, character designer Shu Akana, directors Kishi and Hanai, and Japanese voice actor Takashi Hagino (Yugo); “The Japanese Depiction of Pakistan: Comments on Yugo” by cultural advisor Nawaz Charania and ADR director Scott McClennen; clean opening and closing animation; and previews. It will retail for $14.98. A collector’s edition including custom series art box will retail for $19.98.