Posts Tagged ‘section 23’

PR: Section23 Films Announces February 2012 Slate

by Ed Liuon November 11, 2011
SECTION23 FILMS ANNOUNCES FEBRUARY SLATE BROKEN BLADE Available on February 21st HOUSTON, November 11, 2011 – Home video distributor Section23 Films today announced its February slate of releases; including BROKEN BLADE, The heavy metal mecha action series will be released on both DVD & Blu-Ray by Section23 client, Sentai Filmworks. Product details follow, in order […]

PR: Sentai Filmworks Licenses "The World God Only Knows"

by Ed Liuon October 18, 2011
SENTAI FILMWORKS LICENSES THE WORLD GOD ONLY KNOWS HOUSTON, October 17, 2011— Sentai Filmworks.has formally confirmed the acquisition for the eagerly anticipated anime series THE WORLD GOD ONLY KNOWS, which was first revealed to massive applause at the 2011 Anime Weekend Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia on September 30, 2011. Based on the super-hit manga by […]

PR: Sentai Filmworks Licenses "Broken Blade" and "Akikan!"

by Ed Liuon October 12, 2011
SENTAI FILMWORKS LICENSES BROKEN BLADE HOUSTON, October 10, 2011— Breaking News! Sentai Filmworks today announced the company’s acquisition of one of the year’s most eagerly awaited anime titles; BROKEN BLADE, an epic new series of animated films based on the international manga bestseller from Yunosuke Yoshinaga (Rampage.) Created in six 50 minute installments, the mega […]

PR: Sentai Filmworks Licenses "And Yet the Town Moves"

by Ed Liuon October 5, 2011
SENTAI FILMWORKS LICENSES AND YET THE TOWN MOVES HOUSTON, October 5, 2011— Sentai Filmworks has put a chocolate on the pillowcases of anime fans everywhere with the announcement of the company’s acquisition of the acclaimed slice of life anime AND YET THE TOWN MOVES. Based on hit manga by Masakaza Ishiguro, the story of trouble […]

PR: Sentai Filmworks Licenses "Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere"

by Ed Liuon September 29, 2011
SENTAI FILMWORKS LICENSES HORIZON IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE HOUSTON, September 28, 2011— Sentai Filmworks announces the acquisition of the upcoming anime mega-series HORIZON IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE, based upon best-selling author Minoru Kawakami’s ongoing, eight-book franchise that has already sold over 750,000 copies in Japan. Directed by Manabu Ono (My Hime, Saki,) the […]

PR: Sentai Filmworks Licenses "Persona 4 the Animation"

by Ed Liuon September 29, 2011
SENTAI FILMWORKS LICENSES PERSONA 4 the Animation HOUSTON, September 27, 2011— Sentai Filmworks proudly brings the hit PERSONA game franchise to anime with the acquisition of the red-hot new series PERSONA 4 the Animation. Based on the megahit game-within-a-game from ATLUS, in which extraordinary humans take on even more extraordinary “Personas,” the 25 episode series […]

Sentai/Section23 Announce New December Titles Including "Rozen Maiden"

by Classic Speedyon September 21, 2011
Rozen Maiden, formerly a Geneon license, has been rescued by Sentai Filmworks and will get a complete collection (that is, both the first series and its sequel, Träumend) on 12/6/11 for $49.98. The DVD set will run 650 minutes. In addition to this, the two-episode OAV Rozen Maiden Ouvertüre has been licensed as well, with […]

PR: Sentai Filmworks Reveals License of "Rozen Maiden"

by Ed Liuon September 5, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SENTAI FILMWORKS REVEALS LICENSE OF ROZEN MAIDEN HOUSTON, September 02, 2011— Sentai Filmworks has announced the acquisition of the popular ROZEN MAIDEN animated series, a package that includes the original 12 episode series and the 12 episode sequel series ROZEN MAIDEN: TRÄUMEND and the two made for video episodes known as ROZEN […]

Sentai Filmworks Announces New November Titles Including "Loups=Garous"

by Classic Speedyon August 16, 2011
Three new anime titles are set for November releases, two of which were recently announced as licenses at Anime Expo ’11, and the other only a day ago. The first is Loups=Garous, a sci-fi feature film about a near future society with a dramatically decreased population and a group of girls who desire human contact […]

Sentai & Maiden Japan Announce New October Titles Including "Himawari!"

by Classic Speedyon July 21, 2011
Sentai Filmworks and Maiden Japan, two of Section23 Films’s labels, have announced the anime slate for October. As previously reported, Himawari! was licensed by Maiden Japan. It now has a release date of 10/25/11 for its complete first season. The DVD set will cost $49.98 and runs 325 minutes. It is in Japanese with English […]