FUNimation has announced that Hellsing Ultimate will replace Black Lagoon on Adult Swim's Toonami block next month. Hit the jump for the details.
A couple of North American anime distributors have updated their release plans. FUNimation has confirmed that while prequel The Dawn 1 was included with earlier releases of the Hellsing Ultimate OVA, the second and third specials will not be included with the release of Ultimate IX and X. Meanwhile, Right Stuf has confirmed that director's cut version of Gatchaman Crowds will not be included in Sentai Filmwork's release of the series.
At this weekend's Anime Central convention, FUNimation announced that they have acquired the home video and digital rights to Hellsing Ultimate Volumes IX & X, the final parts of the OVA adaptation of Kohta Hirano's horror action manga. The volumes are set to release in Fall 2014. More after the jump.