Posts Tagged ‘Anime’

Bandai Entertainment Announces New March & April Titles Including "K-ON!"

by Classic Speedyon January 29, 2011
K-ON!, a slice-of-life anime comedy series from Kyoto Animation about four girls in the music club who start a band, comes to DVD and Blu-ray on 4/26/11. Both formats will be 100 minutes and will include an English dub, along with the original Japanese language as well. The first volume is priced at $29.98 for […]

"Girls Bravo" Complete Series: Sins of the Flesh

by Classic Speedyon January 5, 2011
Let’s not ignore the elephant in the room here. Girls Bravo is a jack-off show. If you’re not there to get titillated by the fanservice, it’s rather pointless. It’s like Jim Gaffigan’s joke about watching The Food Network: When you’re hungry, it’s like porn. But when you’ve eaten, the reaction is: “This is stupid.” Now, […]

Media Blasters Announces New March Titles Including "Kanokon" Collection

by Classic Speedyon December 20, 2010
Three new Media Blasters anime DVDs are slated for March 2011: * Genshiken Complete Collection: 3/1/11 – 675 min. – $49.96 * Kanokon Complete Series: 3/22/11 – 300 min. – $29.98 * Loveless Vocal Collection (now includes English dub): 3/29/11 – 300 min. – $19.98 [Source: Right Stuf ]

Bandai Entertainment Announces "Code Geass" Collection

by Classic Speedyon December 11, 2010
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion, an action series about an alternate timeline where Britain invaded Japan, was previously released on DVD. On 2/8/11, its first season receives a DVD complete collection under the “Anime Legends” line. It is priced at $49.98. [Source: ]

"Moribito" Coming to Blu-ray

by Classic Speedyon November 23, 2010
Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit, a fantasy series from Production I.G. which finished its DVD run in 2009, comes to Blu-ray on 2/22/11. The first half of the series (325 min. worth) will be released for $49.99. As with the singles, it is bilingual. In other Media Blasters news, the delayed Ikki Tousen: Dragon Destiny […]

All-Star Guest Lineup for Thanksgiving Premiere Episode of "Kick Buttowski"

by Ed Liuon November 19, 2010
A new premiere episode of Kick Buttowski will air on Disney XD on Thursday, November 25, 2010, at 8:30 PM (Eastern/Pacific) with a line-up of special guest stars. In “Frame Story,” Henry Winkler plays the principal of Kick’s school and threatens to expel Kick for a crime he didn’t commit. “And…Action!!!” features Tiffany Thornton as […]

Disney XD Orders New "Tron" Cartoon

by darkdetectiveon November 5, 2010
Variety has reported Disney has ordered a Tron animated series based on the upcoming movie.The show will focus on Beck, who leads a revolution inside the Grid’s computer world. The voice cast for Tron: Uprising includes Elijah Wood, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Mandy Moore, Paul Reubens, Nate Corddry and Lance Henriksen. Bruce Boxleitner will reprise his role […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New January Titles Including "My-Otome 0 ~S.ifr~"

by Classic Speedyon October 28, 2010
My-Otome 0 ~S.ifr~, a three-episode OAV spin-off from My-Hime and My-Otome, comes to DVD on 1/4/11 for $24.98. It will be in Japanese with English subtitles only. Additionally, the following are coming as well: * Hayate the Combat Butler Part 8: 1/4/11 – 150 min. – $39.98 * Kurokami vol. 5 (Blu-ray): 1/4/11 – 100 […]

“Mobile Suit Gundam 00: A wakening of the Trailblazer” A Stunning, Audacious Finale

by Todd "GWOtaku" DuBoison October 20, 2010
Mobile Suit Gundam 00: A wakening of the Trailblazer is the first and last sequel to a television series that arguably didn’t need one. To be sure, it ended in a manner that left fans with questions to speculate over, but it also concluded the story built up over the series’ fifty episodes. Lead protagonist […]

"Kanokon" Complete Series Coming Soon; Singles Cancelled

by Classic Speedyon October 15, 2010
Media Blasters announced via Twitter that they will be releasing a complete collection of the anime comedy Kanokon, and are canceling volumes 2 and 3 because of this. Volumes 2 and 3 were originally scheduled for midway through 2010, but kept getting delayed. The Media Blasters rep said the complete collection would be a lower […]