Madman Announces "Aquarian EVOL" Anime and More

Australian distro also adds "Mayo Chiki!," "Legendary Heroes," "Oreimo," "Star Driver," and the Berserk films

Those in Australia have a few things to look forward to on the anime horizon thanks to some recent acquisitions by Madman Entertainment. The distributor announced a bunch of new titles at this weekend's Supanova pop culture expo, most notably Aquarian EVOL and Mayo Chiki


Other shows announced include The Legend of the Legendary Heroes, Star Driver, and Oreimo. Madman also picked up the regional rights to the Berserk film trilogy, which is being released in North America by Viz Media.


Here are some excerpts from Madman's release about EVOL and Mayo Chiki


Aquarion Evol

12,000 years have passed in this world, the story of Apollon and Sylvie have become a children’s story called “Skies Of Aquaria”. The “Abductors” Invaders from Altea come to Earth with only one purpose, they invade to harvest humans. DEAVA the Aquaria Academy exists to train men and women to use Aquaria, but they cannot ever merge because of Guize stones, these block an “unholy union” between genders. The story follows Amata and Mikono in their enrollment into DEAVA, and fight the Abductors.


Mayo Chiki

Kinjirou Sakamachi has gynophobia (fear of women), due to his violent mother and sister. Subaru Konoe is the butler of his classmate, Kanade Suzutsuki, and has to dress as a male due to butlers having to be men. When Kinjirou discovers Subaru’s secret, Kanade promises to cure Kinjirou of his phobia. Kinjirou and Subaru are forced due to circumstances to spend time together and defend Subaru’s secret while trying to cure Kinjirou’s fear.


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