Anime fans looking to own more of their favorite series on home video will soon get a bunch of new options thanks to the continued partnership between Crunchyroll and Sentai Filmworks. Read on for the latest additions!
Sentai Filmworks has announced its latest Spring season acquisition in the CARDFIGHT!! VANGUARD overDress anime adaptation. Read on for the details.
Some quick news for fans of big, beefy brawlers bashing one another's brains out: BAKI, the Netflix anime adaptation based on Keisuke Itagaki's long-running and over-the-top martial arts manga, is coming to home video in the United States thanks to Sentai Filmworks. Hit the jump to learn more.
Based on the manga by Ushio and Tora author Kazuhiro Fujita and animated by the same studio behind that adaptation, Studio VOLN, Karakuri Circus is coming to home video courtesy of Sentai Filmworks. Read on for more.
NANA is back! The hit manga series by Ai Yazawa (Paradise Kiss, Princess Ai) was adapted into a TV anime by Madhouse in 2006, and now the complete series is returning in glorious HD thanks to a license rescue by Sentai Filmworks. Read on for more.
Anime distributor and licensor Sentai Filmworks has quietly announced that it has licensed the cult hit 2007 TV anime adaptation of Nobuyuki Fukumoto's Gambling Apocalypse KAIJI manga along with the 2011 continuation. Read on for the details.
Thanks to a partnership between Crunchyroll and Sentai Filmworks, you'll now be able to bring your favorite anime series home! Food Wars! The Fourth Plate, Ascendance of a Bookworm, and more are on the way via home video and digital formats. Hit the jump for the full announcement!
This morning, Houston-based anime distributor Sentai Filmworks announced their slate of home video releases for October 2020. The slate led with a premium box set for Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon Season 2, but notably, the 2014 P.A. WORKS fan-favorite SHIROBAKO was included as well with a new “Complete Collection” edition, which will feature a new English dub made for the release. SHIROBAKO Complete Collection will release on October 13th, 2020, and is available for pre-order on Sentai Filmwork’s site, as well as RightStuf and other e-commerce platforms.
Beam rifle competitions are serious business in a light-hearted teaser trailer for Chidori RSC (known as Rifle is Beautiful in Japan), an upcoming TV anime based on the humorous 4-panel sports manga by Akka Sarumi about a quartet of high school girls who participate in the physically taxing activity of competitive laser rifle target shooting. Hit the jump to check it out.
Texas-based distributors Sentai Filmworks have announced the acquisition of upcoming fantasy light novel to TV anime adaptation, ASSASSINS PRIDE, for international streaming and North American home video release. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Japanese Government confirmed on August 22 that all the money donated to Kyoto Animation will be treated as if the money is being donated to local governments for “disaster relief.” Read more about how it works after the jump.
For those of us that couldn't make it to Anime Central 2019, Sentai Filmworks has released a recap of their industry panel, including announcements for new anime dubs, the theatrical release for the Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?: Arrow of the Orion anime film, and the North American premiere of Utano☆Princesama Maji LOVE Kingdom. Hit the jump to learn more.
Catching up on some licensing news that got lost in the April Fools' Day shuffle, Sentai Filmworks has announced a slate of four Spring 2019 simulcast titles that will also receive a release later on home video, including Ao-Chan Can't Study!, Senryu Girl, Why the Hell are You Here, Teacher!?, and NAMUAMIDABUTSU! -UTENA-. Hit the jump to learn more.
Sentai Filmworks will soon be exploring how middle school romance and mad science collide, because the Texas-based distributor has acquired the rights for the How clumsy you are, Miss Ueno TV anime, which will stream as part of the Winter 2019 anime season. Hit the jump to learn more.