Posts Tagged ‘Bandai’

Bandai Delays "Gurren Lagann," "Ghost Slayers Ayashi," "Freedom" DVDs

by Ed Liuon March 31, 2009
New information from a variety of vendors reveal that Bandai Entertainment has pushed back the release dates of several DVDs: Gurren Lagann Part 3 (original release date March 17, 2009, new release date May 5, 2009) Ghost Slayers Ayashi Part 2 (original release date April 7, 2009, new release date May 5, 2009) Freedom DVD […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New June Titles Including "Kurokami"

by Dr. Daedaluson March 16, 2009
Kurokami: The Animation, a Sunrise production, makes its region 1 DVD debut with a Part 1 collection on 6/16/09 for $39.98. It runs 200 minutes. Sword of the Stranger also debuts on the same day in both DVD ($24.98) and Blu-ray versions ($39.98). Both run 102 minutes. Finally, Eureka Seven will be getting complete collection […]

Bandai Entertainment Licenses "Lucky Star" OAV

by Dr. Daedaluson February 28, 2009
At Wondercon 2009, Bandai Entertainment announced they have licensed the Lucky Star OAV. Released in 2008, the 42-minute episode consists of short vignettes starring the characters from the TV series. [Source: Anime News Network ]

"Akira" Blu-ray: Still Da Bomb After Two Decades

by Dr. Daedaluson February 24, 2009
I’ll never forget the first time I saw the 1988 animated feature film Akira. It was Saturday morning on the Sci-Fi Channel, back in the ’90s when that was their timeslot for Japanese anime. While I had somewhat enjoyed my samplings of anime to that point, Akira really impressed and intrigued me. Here was a […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New May Titles Including "Gundam 00"

by Dr. Daedaluson February 19, 2009
The latest Mobile Suit Gundam series, 00, makes its DVD debut on 5/19/09 in both regular ($39.98) and special edition ($49.98) sets. The runtime for both versions is 225 minutes, or nine episodes. Additional May releases include: * FLAG DVD Collection (Anime Legends): 5/5/09 – $39.98 * Zegapain DVD Collection (Anime Legends): 5/5/09 – $49.98 […]

"Code Geass" Episodes On Bandai’s YouTube Channel

by Dr. Daedaluson February 7, 2009
Bandai Entertainment is currently hosting numerous episodes of Code Geass on their official YouTube channel, in both English and Japanese languages. Trailers of new releases, such as Akira (Blu-ray) and Ghost Slayers Ayashi, are also available. [Source: YouTube: Bandai Entertainment ]

PR: Right Stuf’s Anime Today Previews "Sword of the Stranger"

by Ed Liuon February 2, 2009
Right Stuf’sANIME TODAYPreviewsSWORD OF THE STRANGER With Bandai Entertainment’s Robert Napton & Taku Otsuka “Anime & Gamers’ Guide,” Kiba, reviews, contests& more in episode 85! GRIMES, IA, January 30, 2009 – Anime producer and mega-online anime retailer Right Stuf, Inc. is pleased to welcome Bandai Entertainment Marketing Director Robert Napton and SWORD OF THE STRANGER […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New April Titles Including "Freedom" Box Set

by Dr. Daedaluson January 30, 2009
A few new Bandai titles are set for April releases: * Freedom Box Set: 4/7/09 – $39.98 * Ghost Slayers Ayashi Part 2: 4/7/09 – $39.98 * Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory Complete Collection (Anime Legends): 4/21/09 – $49.98 [Source: RightStuf ]

Bandai Ent. Announces "Kurokami" for US Television and DVD in 2009

by Weathermanon December 14, 2008
Bandai Entertainment has announced the licensing of “Kurokami” for the United States of America. The new production from Studio Sunrise will air on ImaginAsian TV stating on January 8th at 8pm. It will be airing simultaneously in Japan and Korea and will be the first time a Japanese animated property has been aired in the […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New February Titles Including "Akira" Blu-ray

by Dr. Daedaluson December 6, 2008
The 1988 film Akira will get a Blu-ray release on 2/24/09 for $49.98, courtesy of the Honneamise label. In addition, the following DVDs are also getting February releases: * Code Geass Part 3: 2/24/09 – $39.98 (regular); $64.98 (limited edition) * Mobile Suit Gundam 08th MS Team Collection (Anime Legends): 2/24/09 – $34.98 * Mobile […]