The Nishio Ishin Anime Project official site has been updated with the cover image for Monogatari Second Season BD/DVD vol. 2 featuring Black Hanekawa. See the image and specifications after the jump!
Natsume Yujincho was recently turned into a unique play called a Sound Theater in Japan and the cast took the stage on September 28th. The reader's theater performance will now be available as a Blu-ray or DVD with a new OVA early next year in Japan. The Limited Edition will also include a CD-ROM with Nyanko Sensei digital contents and a color booklet. More after the jump!
According to the Oricon weekly sales ranking which was reported today, the first Blu-ray volume of the on-going TV anime Attack on Titan sold 37,000 units in the week of July 15-21 and took the first place in the overall Blu-ray ranking. Hit the jump for more details.
It is officially announced that VAP will release HD-remastered Blu-ray disc sets of Sunrise's real robot anime series in the mid-1980s, Blue Comet SPT Layzner in Japan on September 18. The original mechanical designer Kunio Okawara draws a new art for the boxes. Hit the jump for more details.
Japanese fast food chain Lotteria will sell a special burger to celebrate the release of Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo on Blu-ray and DVD on Wednesday in Japan. The burger, named "Q Dan Cheese Burger" has 9 beef patties and slices of cheese, which is a pun on the pronunciation of number "9" in Japanese, "Kyu". Get a good look after the jump!
The Nekomonogatari official site has updated with new information on the cover of vol. 2 of the home video release. The cover features two characters from the story and one has never been on a cover of any Monogatari series home video release. Find out who after the jump!
Are you getting enough of Cuticle Detective Inaba and the adorable Mafia goat, Don Valentino? The official website for the series has been updated to unveil the cover of the first Blu-ray and DVD volume that will be released on March 27th in Japan. Click to see how it looks!
The specification page for the forthcoming Japanese Blu-Ray release of the second season of Strike Witches 2 has confirmed that the set will include English subs and an English dub, for those hardcore fans who can't wait for Funimation's release next year, but it'll cost you. All the details after the jump.
Hardcore Berserk fans that have longed for a Blu-Ray release of the iconic TV anime adaptation after years of DVD releases may have their prayers answered according to the latest Japanese online retailer listings. Hit the jump for all the details.
After taking over the world in theaters and on DVD, the Harry Potter movies aren't going to be as easily found in stores after 2011. Find out what this means for the series, and what Warner has to say about this moratorium after the jump.
Tomorrow is Feral Cat Awareness Day, and while feral cats are scary, I think we should also have a Batman Awareness Day where anybody committing stupid crimes like changing lanes without a signal or littering gets beaten up by a mixed martial artist dressed as a bat. Technically, with Batman: Arkham City and Batman: Year One both coming out this week, it's Batman Awareness Week. Read more about the cinematic half of Batman Awareness Week after the jump!
These changes include making Darth Vader less menacing, making Ewoks even creepier, giving Obi-Won auto-tune and of course, the infamous Cantina scene.
The complete saga comes with all six movies and will be available on September 16. See a trailer and get more information at the jump.
Anyone searching for the ultimate version of Gainax's 1988 OVA, Aim for the Top! Gunbuster, need look no further than Bandai Visual's upcoming Blu-ray. Along with the expected remastering, the set also includes a new short movie and more. Hit the jump for details.