Minoru Kawakami's light novel series Horizon on the Middle of Nowhere has finally started telling its final chapter. In commemoration of reaching its climax, a nine-disc Blu-ray box including its two TV anime adaptations' all 26 episodes is set to be released on December 21, 2018, with a newly-written novel and a newly-produced animation. Hit the jump for more details.
To promote the release in Japan tomorrow, Pony Canyon's official anime YouTube channel has posted a special video to explain how to open the Blu-ray box of the 12-episode TV anime Frame Arms Girls and to show its bonus contents: a 64-page booklet and a set of 12 illustrated cards. Check out the special item in video after the jump!
Bandai Visual is scheduled to release an eight-disc Blu-ray box set of Sunrise's 1996 TV anime After War Gundam X in Japan on March 23, 2018, and it is confirmed that a newly drawn manga "Anata to, Issho nara" (If I am with you) supervised by the anime's original director Shinji Takamatsu will be also included as one of its bonus materials. Hit the jump for more details.
Frontier Works will release a Blu-ray box of the TV anime adaptation of Yoshio Sawai's comedy adventure manga Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo at 33,480 yen (about 294 US dollars) in Japan on April 25, 2018. All 76 episodes will be digitally remastered to high-rate SD (480i). Hit the jump for more details.
After 10 years since its first first season was aired in Japan, a complete Blu-ray box of the TV anime adaptation of Asa Higuchi's high school baseball manga Ookiku Furikabutte/Big Windup! is scheduled to be released in Japan on January 24, 2018. Aniplex has revealed its jacket illustration newly drawn by the anime character designer Takahiko Yoshida. Hit the jump for more details.
For the upcoming release on December 22, the official website for the Cardcaptor Sakura franchise today posted a new 70-second PV for the new DVD/Blu-ray box set of its 1998-2000 TV anime series to show how the visuals are upgraded in the 4K scan remastered edition. The original 35mm negative films are digitally scanned in 4K high resolution. Check out the result after the jump.
Toei Video today confirmed that a three-member new team "M" will appear in the newly-produced episode to be included in the upcoming "fullcomp" Blu-ray disc of Toei Animation's Robot Girls Z anime series. The three new girls are: Govari-san (Psycho Armor Govarian), Gro-chan (Groizer X), and X-san (X Bomber). Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the Cardcaptor Sakura franchise announced today that a new DVD/Blu-ray box set of its 1998-2000 TV anime series will be released in Japan on December 13, 2017. The 11-disc box contains the TV anime's two seasons together, the 46-episode "Clow Card" arc and the 24-episode "Sakura Card" arc. Hit the jump for more details.
Bandai Visual announced on June 2 that a Blu-ray box of Sunrise's sci-fi TV anime series Mugen no Ryvius/Infinite Ryvius is set for a release on October 27, 2017. Goro Taniguchi (s-CRY-ed, Code Geass)'s TV anime series directorial debut work was aired for 26 episodes in Japan from October 1999 to March 2000. Hit the jump for more details.
Your 12 sisters will return! King Records has announced that "Sister Princess 15th Anniversary Blu-ray BOX" that contains the two TV anime series based on the Sister Princess franchise will be released in Japan on March 1. To promote the release, a time-limited special radio program will start streaming on the release day. Hit the jump for more details.
Warner Brothers Home Entertainment will release a Blu-ray box set of Sunrise's classic robot anime in the mid-1980s, Kikoukai Galient/Panzer World Galient, in Japan on May 10, 2017. It was the third TV robot anime series directed by Ryosuke Takahashi for Sunrise, following Dougram and Votoms. Check the SD/HD comparison video after the jump.
Kyoto Animation has revealed some new interior illustrations for its upcoming massive Haruhi Suzumiya Blu-ray collection... but not all fans are pleased with the art style. Are the girls of the SOS Brigade still looking great ten years later, or is the art a deal-breaker? Decide for yourself after the jump!
The official website for the anime adaptations of Haruka Takachiho's science fiction light novel series Crusher Joe has revealed an illustration for the upcoming Blu-ray box, newly the novel's original illustrator Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, who also served as the director of the 1983 feature film. Check the latest information including a DVD/Blu-ray comparison video after the jump.
Kadokawa is confirmed to release "Suzumiya Haruhi no Taisei -Super Blu-ray Box- First Production Limited Edition" at the price of 29,160 yen (about 282 US dollars) on December 18, 2016. The 11-disc set will include the 2010 film The Disappearance and two spin-off series that were not included in the previous box sets. Hit the jump for more details.