Aniplex of America Announces New "Gurren Lagann" Blu-ray Release

Pre-order opening for first five episode set

At their industry panel at Nan Desu Kan in Denver, Colorado, Aniplex of America Inc. has announced that the Gurren Lagann Television series will be released on Blu-ray. Previously only available as part of the Gurren Lagann BD Set (Import), the TV series will now be available in a domestic Blu-ray release. The Gurren Lagann TV Series will be released on Blu-ray in a total of 5 volumes.


The first volume will be released on November 11th followed by Volume 2 on December 9, with other volumes coming out every single month after. Pre-orders begin this Monday, September 15th.

Release dates for the other volumes will be announced at a later date on


Each Gurren Lagann Blu-ray Volume will feature 5 episodes in both the original Japanese and English audios with English subtitles. The bonus features for the first two volumes will include a double sided poster and a 16 page booklet featuring interviews with the creators and an illustration gallery. The first volume blu-ray will also include the textless opening and ending and the OA version of the Episode 5 preview.




Blu-ray Vol.1

Coming 11/11

Disc Specs Japanese & English
Subtitles: English
Aspect ratio:16:9 widescreen
Episodes:Episodes 1-5
Number of Dis:1 BD disc
Total Run Time:Approx. 125 min.
Rating: 13 UP

Bonus Contents
■Textless Opening and Ending
■Episode 5 Preview (OA version)

Bonus Materials
■16-page Booklet: Interviews with Creators & Illustration Gallery
■2-sided Poster

SRP $59.98
Sales Price $49.98


Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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