Join Crunchyroll from March 9th-11th in celebration of the fourth annual Global Shinkai Day, in celebration of renowned creator and director Makoto Shinkai. Crunchyroll will be streaming three of his best known films in 5 Centimeters Per Second, Place Promised in our Early Days and Voices of a Distant Star to a worldwide audience. Hit the jump for my personal thoughts on the films as well as the details.
Amazon Japan is now listing a 5 Centimeters Per Second: Global Edition Blu-ray to be released on November 11th, 2011 by CoMix Wave Films for 6825 yen (approximately $90 USD). Details on the release and extras below.
Makoto Shinkai (5 Centimers Per Second, The Place Promised in Our Early Days, Voices of a Distant Star) made an appearance at Otakon this morning after his latest film, Children Who Chase Lost Voices from Deep Below had its North American premiere. Bump the jump to see what he had to say!