Otakon 2013: FUNimation Announces "Cowboy BeBop" on Blu-ray and More
At its industry panel late Saturday afternoon, FUNimation Entertainment brought Sunrise’s Masayuki Ozaki on stage to make further announcements on titles FUNimation will be distributing from the studio. Chief among the announcements was a trailer announcing director Shinichiro Watanabe’s Cowboy BeBop, which will be rereleased digitally and on Blu-ray in 2014. The series recently received a thorough HD remaster that was released on home video in Japan.
Additionally, other Sunrise anime were confirmed that were not previously named at Sunrise’s industry panel: Outlaw Star, The Vision of Escaflowneand its theatrical film A Girl in Gaea,¬†My-Hime, the spinoff My Otome and its sequel OVA My Otome Zwei and prequel My Otome 0~S.ifr~
Additionally, Mamoru Hosoda’s film Wolf Children will be released as a Blu-ray / DVD combo pack on November 12th, 2013. FUNimation also confirmed that more episodes of the shonen action series Fairy Tail will be released on home video, with details still to be announced.