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NYAF2009: Bandai Announces New "Eureka Seven" Coming to DVD and Blu-ray Jan 26, 2010

by Ed Liuon September 26, 2009
At their industry panel at the New York Anime Festival, Bandai announced that Eureka Seven: Good Night, Sleep Tight, Young Lovers will be released on DVD and Blu-ray disc on January 26, 2010. Current suggested retail pricing is $24.98 for the DVD and $39.98 for the Blu-ray. Also, check our full Bandai panel report. Return […]

"Devil May Cry": I'm Not Crying, But I Ain't Smiling Either

by Dukeon September 15, 2009
Little did one know that a failed dev kit for Resident Evil 4 would turn into the megahit franchise for Capcom known as Devil May Cry. The smartass main character, the over-the-top action, and the extreme difficulty gave this franchise life, and it has since become one of the top moneymakers for Capcom, ranking up […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces "Code Geass R2" Part 3

by Classic Speedyon September 11, 2009
Bandai Entertainment’s only new title for December 2009 is Code Geass R2 Part 3, which comes in both regular ($39.98) and limited editions ($44.98). Both run 150 minutes and are scheduled for 12/1/09. Additionally, two titles have been delayed: * Code Geass R2 Part 2: New date is 10/20/09 * Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Season […]

"Moonlight Mile" Complete First Season is One Very Small Step for Animated Sci-Fi

by Ed Liuon August 31, 2009
One of the more interesting premises underlying the anime series Moonlight Mile is that the next generation of astronauts will not be fighter pilots and astrophysicists, but construction workers. This makes Moonlight Mile comparable to the series Planetes, which used mundane hues to color the exotic by centering on interstellar garbage men. Moonlight Mile‘s hard […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New November Titles Including "Hayate" Part 3

by Classic Speedyon August 23, 2009
New Bandai DVD titles announced for November releases are: * Hayate the Combat Butler Part 3: 11/3/09 – 175 min. – $39.98 * Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Season 1 Part 3: 11/3/09 – 200 min. – $39.98/$44.99 (Special Edition) In addition, the following titles have been delayed: * Ghost Slayers Ayashi Part 3: 9/15/09 * […]

Media Blasters Announces New November Titles Including "Ikki Tousen"

by Classic Speedyon August 20, 2009
Ikki Tousen: Dragon Destiny, the 2007 sequel to the 2003 martial arts series loosely based on Romance of the Three Kingdoms, debuts on 11/24/09 with its first volume, which runs 100 minutes. It’s priced at $29.99. In addition, the following are also expected: * Blade of the Immortal vol. 2: 11/24/09 – 100 min. – […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New October Titles Including "Terra" Collection

by Classic Speedyon August 5, 2009
A few new Bandai DVD titles have been announced for October release dates: * Code Geass R2 Part 2: 10/6/09 – $39.98/$44.98 (Limited Edition with vol. 5 manga) * Escaflowne Complete Collection (Super Legends): 10/20/09 – $39.98 * My-Otome Complete Collection (Anime Legends): 10/20/09 – $49.98 * Toward the Terra Complete Collection (Anime Legends) (Sub […]

Otakon 2009: Bandai Industry Panel

by Weathermanon July 18, 2009
Bandai did not have any announcements at their panel this year as “Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens” was announced prior to the convention. They did confirm that there will be a theatrical release of the Eureka 7 movie to a total of 432 screens nationwide through Fathom Events on September 24, 2009. They also confirmed a […]

Bandai Entertainment Licenses "Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens"

by Weathermanon July 16, 2009
Kicking off Otakon a little early, Bandai Entertainment has announced the acquisition and immediate release of “Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens”. The show will be released subtitled only starting within a day to both streaming media and DVD. The first episode is currently available for streaming from the official Kannagi website, http://www.nagisamafanclub.com/, and two episodes a […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New September Titles Including "Escaflowne" Blu-ray

by Classic Speedyon July 7, 2009
Escaflowne: The Movie comes to Blu-ray on 9/1/09 for $39.98. Switching gears to the DVD side, the following new titles are expected in September: * Freedom Part 2: 9/1/09 – $24.98 * Hayate The Combat Butler Part 2: 9/1/09 – $39.98 * Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Season 1 Part 2: 9/16/09 – $39.98/$44.98 (limited edition) […]