Posts Tagged ‘Manga Entertainment UK’
Manga Entertainment UK were in attendance at this past weekend’s MCM Scotland Comic Con and made a selection of announcements. The release date for Sword Art Online Part 1 on DVD and Blu-ray is now set for 16th December. Both versions can currently be pre-ordered at Amazon UK. Fairy Tail will continue to be released […]
Following on from their contest to allow fans to vote on which cover should be used for Steins;Gate Part 2, Manga Entertainment have revealed the winner: Part 2 will be released 30th September in the UK, containing episodes 13-24 and the concluding OVA. It is available to pre-order on both DVD and Blu-ray.
The first Mardock Scramble movie went to very dark places, ending with resurrected teenage prostitute Rune Balot at the mercy of enemy agent Boiled after having abused the trust of her living weapon partner Oeufcoque. The second film continues directly on from this point as the terrified Balot attempts to escape. Admittedly her means of […]
Attending Ayacon, Manga Entertainment announced details of several new titles. Wolf Children Collector’s Edition will be released 23rd December, containing the film on DVD and Blu-ray in addition to a yet to be determined DVD of extra content. The set will also have slipcover Blu-ray case packaging and four art cards of hand drawn illustrations. […]
In celebration of the 12th August UK DVD and Blu-ray release of Naruto Shippuden Movie 3: The Will Of Fire, Manga Entertainment UK will be coordinating a mass ‘tweet along’ viewing of the film on Thursday 15th August at 7pm UK time. Fans can use the hash tag #WillOfFire to discuss the film during the […]
Last Saturday’s MCM Manchester Comic Con saw record attendance of 19,340 visitors, beating last years also record breaking number of 11,300. In response to this trend next year’s Manchester event will extend to two days, covering 26th-27th July 2014. In attendance for the event were Manga Entertainment UK who announced a series of new forthcoming […]
The first UK volume of Steins;Gate came with the announcement that Manga had received exclusive rights to use the original Japanese covers. After picking the first volume cover themselves, the second volume has been put up for a fan vote with three possible designs to choose from. The cover which recieves the most votes will […]
Manga Entertainment UK and Kaze have announced a selection of release date changes. The DVD and Blu-ray release Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works has been postponed to 30th September. Additionally Bleach Complete Series 11 will now be released 2nd September and Penguindrum Part 2 will now be released on 7th October.
The Manga Entertainment/KAZE upcoming Blu-ray release of Un-Go has been discovered to have a playback error: “There has been a QC (Quality Control) error. We have tested the Blu-ray disc again, to find that it is not compatible with Panasonic devices. We are investigating the reasons for this to the fullest extent. KAZE apologise for […]
Review: "Oblivion Island: Haruka and the Magic Mirror Blu-ray (UK Edition)": Reflections On Childhood
The first thing that struck me about this film was the contradiction in the title. ‘Oblivion Island’ brought up Elder Scrolls-style images of gothic adventure and battles against demonic hordes. But right next to it was the subtitle ‘Haruka and the Magic Mirror’, which sounds considerably softer and child friendly. It both raises and deflates […]