Other recent acquisitions include "Lupin the Third: The Last Job" and "Sorcerer Hunters"
Catching up with a little news out of the Anime North 2019 convention, anime distributor Discotek Media announced several new acquisitions and license rescues for U.S. home video release, including a Bluray release for Kemono Friends with an all new English dub.
Closer look at the cover to the Sorcerer Hunters Complete Collection! While this is an SDBD, the video is better than the previous released DVDs. Also, all the Japanese promos are subtitled for the first time! pic.twitter.com/Gql1wghOcj— Discotek Media Animazement! (@discotekmedia) May 25, 2019
Closer look at Lupin the Third: The Last Job cover. This one is Japanese with subtitles only, and the video has been remastered to progressive and will include a new upscale. Includes original production trailers. pic.twitter.com/p1SbsjfvF9— Discotek Media Animazement! (@discotekmedia) May 25, 2019
Yup, we have Kemono Friends!!! More details soon, but what we can say is that it includes an all-new dub English dub produced with our partners at @SoundCadence! Directed by @MarissaLenti and produced by @Ashuraou, watch out for more info, like a cast announcement, at Otakon! pic.twitter.com/1dtrKR2Eza— Discotek Media Animazement! (@discotekmedia) May 25, 2019
Other titles that Discotek Media has newly licensed include Ayakashi - Samurai Horror Tales (the series which inspired Mononoke), Honey and Clover (with newly remastered visuals and subtitles), and Sorcerer Hunters (both the TV series and the OAV series).
Source: Official Discotek Media Twitter feed (@discotekmedia)
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