Sentai Announces "Sola," "Tytania" for August Release
Sentai Filmworks will release five new titles to DVD in August, including Princess Resurrection, Sola, and Tytania Collection 1, Anime Briefs reports.
Princess Resurrection is about a young man who becomes a part of the honor guard of the daughter of the King of the Monsters. The 650-minute Complete Collection will debut on August 3 and carry a retail price of $59.98.
Sola Complete Collection, which was voted “Best Anime of 2007″ in a poll of Japanese viewers, will hit shelves on August 3 and retail for $49.98. The series is about a boy who shelters a mysterious girl while his sister is sick in the hospital. Update (6/3): Sola will continue to be distributed by Bandai. Story here.
In La Corda D’Oro: Primo Passo Collection 2 a music student receives a magic violin and enters a prestigious musical competition. It will debut on August 10 and sell for $49.98.
Shigofumi: The Complete Collection is about the special carriers who take messages from the dead to the still-living. It will be available on August 17 and retail for $49.98.
Tytania Collection 1, from Macross veterans Haruhiko Mikimoto and Noboru Ishiguro, is a space opera about an ex-soldier being hunted down by imperial forces. It will debut on August 24 and retail for $49.98.
The releases are being handled by home-video distributor Section 23.