The official site for the Fullmetal Alchemist anime series announced today on May 28 that Aniplex will release a 8-disc Blu-ray box set of the 2003-2004 TV anime in Japan on October 29, 2014. A Blu-ray disc of its sequel film Fullmetal Alchemist the Movie: Conqueror of Shamballa will be released separately on the same day. Hit the jump for more details.
Every other Monday, master swordsmith Tony Swatton forges the weapons from video games, movies, and television. This week, he tackles Ed Elric's Spear from Fullmetal Alchemist. Check out the results in the latest Man at Arms video after the jump.
Last month, along with the Space Dandy news, Toonami announced that for December, the Cartoon Network block will have straight weeks of movie nights. In a follow-up, the specific movies and schedules were announced today. See what to expect when after the jump.
Miki Shinichiro has been one of the most recognized voices in anime for over 20 years. He has done a variety of roles from young to old to serious to comedy to romantic to non-human, but he is best known for his ability to voice mysterious characters and be comedic while still managing to be cool. See what other characters Miki does after the jump!
In her follow-up to mega-hit Fullmetal Alchemist, manga author Hiromu Arakawa drew on her upbringing as a Hokkaido farmer to write Silver Spoon. To promote the new release of volume four, a series of ads re-create a day in the life at the series' agricultural school. Check them out after the jump.
With the Fullmetal Alchemist movie, The Sacred Star of Milos, hitting DVD and Blu-ray this week, FUNimation has posted interviews with ADR director Mike McFarland and Vic Mignogna from the movie's LA premiere in January. Check them out after the jump.
Fullmetal Alchemist creator Hiromu Arakawa and manga artist Jun Tokou (Bozou Days) have teamed with Dynasty Warriors' Koei Temco on a pair of Sangokushi Spirits books, looking at the people and events behind the Chinese historical epic Romance of the Three Kingdoms. Take a look after the jump.
FUNimation has published its list of May releases. New titles include RPG-inspired Dragon Age: Dawn of the Seeker, horror anime Shiki, Cat Planet Cuties (aka Asobi ni Ikuyo!), and the Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood OVAs. See the complete list after the jump.