Discotek Media held its panel at Otakon 2019 earlier today, bringing a ton of announcements along for the ride. Not only is Symphogear season 1 coming to Blu-ray, but Discotek also detailed the Kemono Friends English dub, plans to release Space Adventure Cobra: The Movie on 4K UltraHD, and more. Read on for details!
Space Adventure Cobra and G-SHOCK are teaming up to celebrate a double anniversary. The result? The Glacier Gold watch, a model that resembles series villain Crystal Bowie. Check out the watch, and the special commemorative artwork, after the jump!
There ain't no party like a Cobra Party, because a Cobra Party is two different games and an old-school anime in one deck! The new Space Adventure Cobra card game combines classic manga, karuta, and king's game into one grown-up tabletop game. Hit the jump to find out more!
Crunchyroll has a full week of anime catalog announcements planned, starting with today's double-whammy addition of Space Adventure Cobra and Cat's Eye. Both are available to Crunchyroll members in the United States and Canada. Details after the jump.
Pre-sales have opened for a limited-edition 1/1 replica of sci-fi rogue Cobra's signature Psychogun. The special black version of the gun-arm from Buichi Terasawa's anime-adapted manga measures 68cm. One of these 300 units sells for 13,824, with shipping planned for December. Get a look after the jump.
Cheepa's Gallery, an art exhibition venue in Ginza, is staging an exhibition entitled "Art of Cobra and Others", featuring the work of manga author Buichi Terasawa. Hit the jump to learn more.
Director Alejandre Aja states that the live-action Space Adventure Cobra adaptation is still moving forward, despite problems with casting and budget. Hit the jump to learn more.
SAI-EI Bookstores, a Japanese publisher, has released a 115 page "mook" ("magazine-book") filled with information about the influential Space Adventure Cobra science fiction manga and anime. Hit the jump to learn more.
Space Adventure Cobra is to Alexandre Aja as Battle Angel Alita is to James Cameron. For years they've said the projects are coming, but not any time soon. After making some noise about the sci-fi manga/anime series in 2011, Aja has commented again on its status. More after the jump.
Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc. is excited to announce the
acquisition of the original SPACE ADVENTURE COBRA television series from TMS ENTERTAINMENT
Right Stuf announced its latest acquisition today, and it's another title fans of older anime should be more than happy to own. The producer and distributor will start releasing the Space Adventure Cobra TV anime, both digitally and as two DVD sets, in late 2013. Read on for more!
Buichi Terasawa's Space Adventure Cobra is one of those anime/manga that has an international following, but not really in North America. France is especially partial to the sci-fi, which is basically Jean-Paul Belmondo as a pirate fighting space bounty hunter. While at Lollapalooza 2012, French dance music outfit Justice spoke about the Cobra origins of their latest music video. Get a look after the jump.
Pixiv artist Mafen is well aware of the allure of Square Enix's cute Theatrhythm Final Fantasy characters, and has taken to imagining other iconic dudes and dudettes in the same style. Check out the artist's spin on Cobra from Space Adventure Cobra, Link, Samus, and Fire Emblem's Lyndis past the break.
Old-school anime fans should get hype, as Discotek Media has confirmed that it will re-release the 1982 Space Adventure Cobra feature film directed by Osamu Dezaki with the possibility of a release on Blu-ray in the future pending on the success of the DVD release. Hit the jump for all of the details.