Frontier Works (Animate group) has announced that a two-disc complete Blu-ray box set including all of the Saber Marionette anime series is scheduled to be released in Japan on March 24, 2021. Saber Marinette was one of the most successful mixed-media projects in the mid-1990s, created by Satoru Akahori (NG Knight Ramune & 40, Sakura Wars) and Hiroshi Negi (Tenchi Muyo!). Hit the jump for more details.
Back in July anime studio AIC and creator Hiroshi Negishi revealed plans for a Saber Marionette "re:anime project," but there wasn't much more info to go on at the time. AIC followed that up on Monday with news that production has been green-lit for an original video anime based on Satoru Akahori's Saber Marionette J novel. More after the jump.
AIC Pro and creator Hiroshi Negishi have revealed a Saber Marionette "RE: Anime Project." The sci-fi harem multi-media project started off as a 1995 audio drama, which was followed by a Saber Marionette R OVA, then "J" manga and TV anime in '96, "J Again" OVA in 97, and then "J to X" TV anime in '98. More after the jump.