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Blu-ray & DVD Extra Episode of Rio: Rainbow Gate

by dtshyk
Jan 28, 2011 6:29 AM | 26 Comments
According to the official website, an extra episode of Rio: Rainbow Gate! will be bundled with the seventh volume of the Blu-ray and the DVD. It will be released on September 21st. The TV series is 13 episodes long.

Source: Rio official website

ref. length of other anime
Gosick: 24 episodes
IS: Infinite Stratos: 12 episodes
Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica: 12 episodes

Sources: Neowing, Neowing, Animate

Rio: Rainbow Gate Special on MAL

20 of 26 Comments Recent Comments

i totally agree, a light comedy with fanservice spice is totally better than a season of loli~moe~kya~hell

Apr 3, 2011 1:19 AM by niceguy2

mikhailn said:
More senseless fanservice?
Sure why not, it might be all good.

Mar 1, 2011 5:39 PM by Yumekichi11

What a pity, only 14 episodes. Buy the BDs my friends, so god will bestow more Rio upon us.

Feb 3, 2011 7:25 AM by dahogla

what's so bad about this anime? It's not just pointless fanservice anime. Light ecchi with funny gambling. better this than more K-On and other moeshit.

Feb 1, 2011 1:34 PM by ZetaZaku

12 Episode Madoka is disappointing, but expected. I can't remember the last time SHAFT did a 24 episode series (it was either Moon Phase or Pani Poni, both released around 2004/2005). Of course, this being SHAFT, there's a high possibility of a second season this year if they don't finish it properly this time around.

Not commenting on the main news story, because everyone expected it.

Jan 29, 2011 2:24 AM by Rosa_FOEtida

who'd buy that =/?

Jan 28, 2011 5:57 PM by Staric

Ordering now.

Jan 28, 2011 4:36 PM by Calliisto

Lvhina said:
mikhailn said:
More senseless fanservice?

Better than pointless moeblob seasons

But K-ON was actually better than this crap LOL

Jan 28, 2011 4:29 PM by artist-retired

It's good to see that Gosick is 24 episodes long. I can't really say that I'm looking forwards to this extra episode, but if I somehow end up finishing the series, I'll probably watch it.

Iisan-kun said:
dtshyk said:

Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica: 12 episodes

Not fun.
I hope it can still have a completely fulfilling and non-rushed plot, or at least earn a second season... because it deserves it.

As long as they finish the series well, I don't mind it having 12 episodes. But another season or more episodes would be nice if they don't have much closure after the 12 episodes.

Jan 28, 2011 3:43 PM by xXC64Xx

mikhailn said:
More senseless fanservice?

Better than pointless moeblob seasons

Jan 28, 2011 3:06 PM by Lvhina

Oh boy..just what I wanted....

Jan 28, 2011 2:12 PM by McRib

H3ctor said:
Wow. I'm not watching the show but it's clear that it's becoming underrated at a fast rate. O.O

The show is terrible.

Jan 28, 2011 1:58 PM by MajorCrazy

Wow. I'm not watching the show but it's clear that it's becoming underrated at a fast rate. O.O

Jan 28, 2011 1:17 PM by TerrorH3ctor

Cmon give us more of a good show instead of this flaming pile of fanservice crap. Please Japan?

Jan 28, 2011 1:15 PM by FatherAnderson

more pointless crap?
what a disgusting show...

Jan 28, 2011 10:11 AM by Neverarine

You people should stop talking about Madoka and other stuff and discuss the news about Rio. A mod will delete your posts if you don't stop.

OT: Yeah, 13 episodes for the 13 dealer cards. Again, not surprised that there is a special and not that excited about it. Better catch up I suppose, I'm behind by two episodes but I'm lacking motivation to watch :|

EDIT: Dropped.

Jan 28, 2011 10:02 AM by belatkuro

mikhailn said:
More senseless fanservice?

i think it would be funny if for the fanservice anime they had a super serious Ep as the extra XD

Jan 28, 2011 9:58 AM by ShadowGilgamesh

Madoka Magica only has 12 episodes, another good anime cut short

I hope we get to see Rio and possibly Rina naked in the special with some possible yuri.

Gosick has 24 episode which is good news

Jan 28, 2011 9:00 AM by Hoppy

I wonder why crap anime is 2 times longer than good ones... :/

also, on Rio topic: will we get to see her naked in that special episode after all?

Jan 28, 2011 8:06 AM by seishi-sama

unless IF going to be a rio-rina yuri type ep (yea hey we're still wondering that GOD MY OH on that bed on ep.4 scene is about.)

either the more the watch really i so want it to get an english audio dub on it cause really this so now say dub me in english audio.

Jan 28, 2011 7:44 AM by GO_KLAC-IGER

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