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North American Anime & Manga Releases for April

North American Anime & Manga Releases for April

Here are the North American anime & manga releases for April Week 1: April 3 - 9 Anime Releases Boku no Hero Academia 2nd Season Part 1 Blu-ray & DVD Combo Boku no Hero Academia 2nd Season Part 1 Blu-ray & DVD Combo Limited Edition Uta no☆Prince-sama♪ Maji Love Legend Star Complete Collection DVD Uta no☆Prince-sama♪ Maji Love Legend Star Complete Collection Blu-ray Manga Releases 7th Garden Vol.8 Absolute Duo Vol.3 Akatsuki no Yona Vol.11 Ansatsu Kyoushitsu Vol.21 Boku no Hero Academia Vol.12 Dr...

Apr 2, 10:50 AM by Sakana-san 5 Comments

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Spring 2018 Simulcast List [Update 4/12]

Spring 2018 Simulcast List [Update 4/12]

In this thread, you'll find a comprehensive list of anime acquired for simulcast release during the Spring 2018 season. Anime series licensed for home video release can be found here. This post will be continuously updated as more simulcasts are announced. If you have a series that we are missing, please feel free to post it in this thread. Anime Digital Network (France) Boku no Hero Academia 3rd Season (My Hero Academia 3) Captain Tsubasa (2018) Devils Line Ginga Eiyuu Densetsu: Die Neue These...

Mar 26, 3:01 PM by Snow 69 Comments

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Q2 2018 Anime & Manga Licenses [Update 4/16]

Q2 2018 Anime & Manga Licenses [Update 4/16]

In this thread, you'll find a comprehensive list of anime and manga licensed in the second quarter (April-June) of 2018. Spring 2018 anime which were licensed before the quarter began will also be carried over for convenience. Please note that the anime licenses are for home video release; simulcast acquisitions for Spring 2018 can be found here. Digital releases are noted with an asterisk (*). This post will be continuously updated as more licenses are announced. If you have a license that we a...

Mar 26, 3:00 PM by Snow 21 Comments

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North American Anime & Manga Releases for March

North American Anime & Manga Releases for March

Here are the North American anime & manga releases for March Week 1: March 6 - 12 Anime Releases Bungou Stray Dogs Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Bungou Stray Dogs Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Limited Edition Fairy Tail Movie 2: Dragon Cry DVD Fairy Tail Movie 2: Dragon Cry Blu-ray & DVD Combo Fairy Tail Zero Blu-ray & DVD Combo Gi(a)rlish Number Complete Collection Blu-ray Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn (incl. Episode EX - 100 Years of Solitude) OVA Collection DVD Mobile Suit Gu...

Mar 5, 11:45 AM by Sakana-san 6 Comments

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Mamoru Hosoda Film 'Mirai no Mirai' Announces Overseas Distribution Deals

Mamoru Hosoda Film 'Mirai no Mirai' Announces Overseas Distribution Deals

Charades, a French film co-production and sales company, announced at the 68th annual Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale) this weekend that it has successfully closed a number of deals with overseas distributors for director Mamoru Hosoda's upcoming anime film Mirai no Mirai. The film, which will be distributed internationally under the title Mirai of the Future, will open in theaters in Japan on July 20, 2018. According to entertainment news website Variety, Charades previously repre...

Feb 17, 6:00 PM by arsonal 5 Comments

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GKIDS Brings Back 'Mind Game' to the United States

GKIDS Brings Back 'Mind Game' to the United States

Mind Game, the directorial debut of animator Masaaki Yuasa, returned to theaters in the United States on Friday. The 2004 film was licensed for North American release by New York-based film distributor GKIDS last November at Anime NYC. GKIDS will continue to hold screenings of Mind Game in select cities through the end of March. Following last night's premiere in Los Angeles, the film will open in New York City on March 2 at the newly completed indie theater Metrograph. The distributor also plan...

Feb 17, 8:07 AM by arsonal 5 Comments

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North American Anime & Manga Releases for February

North American Anime & Manga Releases for February

Here are the North American anime & manga releases for February Week 1: February 6 - 12 Anime Releases Gedo Senki DVD Gedo Senki Blu-ray & DVD Combo Heisei Tanuki Gassen Ponpoko DVD Heisei Tanuki Gassen Ponpoko Blu-ray & DVD Combo Keijo!!!!!!!! Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Keijo!!!!!!!! Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Limited Edition Pokemon XY&Z Set 2 DVD Yuri!!! on Ice (incl. Yuri Plisetsky GPF in Barcelona EX) Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Yuri!!! on Ice (incl. Yu...

Feb 5, 10:23 AM by Sakana-san 5 Comments

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North American Anime & Manga Releases for January

North American Anime & Manga Releases for January

Here are the North American anime & manga releases for January Week 1: January 2 - 8 Anime Releases Kiss Dum: Engage Planet (incl. Meguriahi & Omokage) Complete Collection Blu-ray Ninin ga Shinobuden Complete Collection Blu-ray Time Travel Shoujo: Mari Waka to 8-nin no Kagakusha-tachi Complete Collection DVD Manga Releases 7th Garden Vol.7 Ao no Exorcist Vol.18 Fukumenkei Noise Vol.6 Haikyuu!! Vol.19 Kimi ni Todoke Vol.28 Kobayashi-san Chi no Maid Dragon: Kanna no Nichijou Vol.1 Monster Girl Vol...

Jan 1, 10:02 AM by Sakana-san 7 Comments

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Q1 2018 Anime & Manga Licenses [Update 3/24]

Q1 2018 Anime & Manga Licenses [Update 3/24]

In this thread, you'll find a comprehensive list of anime and manga licensed in the first quarter (Jan-Mar) of 2018. Winter 2018 anime which were licensed before the quarter began will also be carried over for convenience. Please note that the anime licenses are for home video release; simulcast acquisitions for Winter 2018 can be found here. Digital releases are noted with an asterisk (*). This post will be continuously updated as more licenses are announced. If you have a license that we are m...

Jan 1, 7:11 AM by Snow 43 Comments

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Winter 2018 Simulcast List [Update 1/24]

Winter 2018 Simulcast List [Update 1/24]

In this thread, you'll find a comprehensive list of anime acquired for simulcast release during the Winter 2018 season. Anime series licensed for home video release can be found here. This post will be continuously updated as more simulcasts are announced. If you have a series that we are missing, please feel free to post it in this thread. Amazon (Prime Video) Beatless Territories: Japan and unlisted territories. Killing Bites Territories: Worldwide. Koi wa Ameagari no You ni (Love is Like afte...

Jan 1, 7:10 AM by Snow 77 Comments

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North American Anime & Manga Releases for December

North American Anime & Manga Releases for December

Here are the North American anime & manga releases for December Week 1: December 5 - 11 Anime Releases Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Crystal Set 3 DVD Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Crystal Set 3 Blu-ray & DVD Combo Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Crystal Set 3 Blu-ray & DVD Combo Limited Edition Clannad (incl. After Story) Complete Collection Blu-ray Digimon Adventure tri. 3: Kokuhaku DVD Digimon Adventure tri. 3: Kokuhaku Blu-ray & DVD Combo Hakkenden: Touhou Hakken Ibun (incl. 2nd Season) Complete Col...

Dec 4, 2017 10:08 AM by Sakana-san 19 Comments

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North American Anime & Manga Releases for November

North American Anime & Manga Releases for November

Here are the North American anime & manga releases for November Week 1: November 7 - 13 Anime Releases Cheer Danshi!! (incl. Recap & Specials) Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai! (incl. Season 1, Season 2, Kirameki no... Slapstick Noel, The Rikka Wars, Lite & Ren Lite) Complete Collection Blu-ray Gyakusatsu Kikan DVD Gyakusatsu Kikan Blu-ray & DVD Combo Handa-kun Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Hatsukoi Monster Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Ki...

Nov 6, 2017 8:55 AM by Sakana-san 16 Comments

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North American Anime & Manga Releases for October

North American Anime & Manga Releases for October

Here are the North American anime & manga releases for October Week 1: October 3 - 9 Anime Releases Danganronpa 3: The End of Kibougamine Gakuen - Mirai-hen Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Danganronpa 3: The End of Kibougamine Gakuen - Zetsubou-hen Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Dragon Ball Super Part 2 DVD Dragon Ball Super Part 2 Blu-ray Drifters Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Golden Time Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Issho ni Training (incl. Bathtime with H...

Oct 2, 2017 12:07 PM by Sakana-san 6 Comments

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Fall 2017 Simulcast List [Update 10/10]

Fall 2017 Simulcast List [Update 10/10]

In this thread, you'll find a comprehensive list of TV anime acquired for simulcast release during the Fall 2017 season. Anime series licensed for home video release can be found here. This post will be continuously updated as more simulcasts are announced. If you have a series that we are missing, please feel free to post it in this thread. Amazon (Anime Strike) (United States) Boku no Kanojo ga Majimesugiru Sho-bitch na Ken (My Girlfriend Is ShoBitch) Himouto! Umaru-chan R Houseki no Kuni (TV)...

Sep 29, 2017 12:01 PM by Snow 36 Comments

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Q4 2017 Anime & Manga Licenses [Update 12/23]

Q4 2017 Anime & Manga Licenses [Update 12/23]

In this thread, you'll find a comprehensive list of anime and manga licensed in the fourth quarter (Oct-Dec) of 2017. Fall 2017 anime which were licensed before the quarter began will also be carried over for convenience. Please note that the anime licenses are for home video release; simulcast acquisitions for Fall 2017 can be found here. Digital releases are noted with an asterisk (*). This post will be continuously updated as more licenses are announced. If you have a license that we are miss...

Sep 29, 2017 11:59 AM by Snow 37 Comments

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North American Anime & Manga Releases for September

North American Anime & Manga Releases for September

Here are the North American anime & manga releases for September Week 1: September 5 - 11 Anime Releases Arslan Senki (TV): Fuujin Ranbu (incl. Kigyou Senshi Arslan) Complete Collection Blu-ray & DVD Combo Fairy Tail Collection 9 Blu-ray & DVD Combo Gosick Part 2 Blu-ray & DVD Combo Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam: A New Translation (incl. Heir to the Stars, Lovers & Love Is the Pulse of the Stars) Blu-ray Nishi no Yoki Majo: Astraea Testament Complete Collection DVD Nishi no Yoki Majo: Astraea Testamen...

Sep 4, 2017 11:42 AM by Sakana-san 6 Comments

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GKIDS Acquires 'Mary to Majo no Hana' North American Distribution Rights

GKIDS Acquires 'Mary to Majo no Hana' North American Distribution Rights

New York-based film distributor GKIDS announced on Tuesday that it has acquired the North American distribution rights to Studio Ponoc's Mary to Majo no Hana (Mary and the Witch's Flower). The anime film directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi (Omoide no Marnie) opened in theaters in Japan on July 8. Although Mary earned more box office revenue on its opening weekend than Marnie's opening weekend in 2014—428 million yen compared to 379 million yen—its cumulative earnings have paced slower than that of...

Aug 1, 2017 11:29 AM by arsonal 6 Comments

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North American Anime & Manga Releases for August

North American Anime & Manga Releases for August

Here are the North American anime & manga releases for August Week 1: August 1 - 7 Anime Releases Fruits Basket Complete Collection Blu-ray Fruits Basket 16th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray Junjou Romantica 2 Complete Collection Blu-ray Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin DVD Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Blu-ray Manga Releases Akatsuki no Yona Vol.7 Ansatsu Kyoushitsu Vol.17 Black Clover Vol.8 Bleach 3-in-1 Edition Vol.20 (incl. Vol.58, 59 & 60) Boku no Hero Academia Vol.9 Disney's Magical Dance!! Vol...

Jul 31, 2017 11:35 AM by Sakana-san 6 Comments

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'Mazinger Z Movie' Opens in Italian Theaters in October, Ahead of Japan

'Mazinger Z Movie' Opens in Italian Theaters in October, Ahead of Japan

Italian film distributor Lucky Red has announced that the upcoming Mazinger Z Movie will open in theaters in the country in October 2017. This release date is three months ahead of Japan's, which is scheduled for January 13, 2018. In recent years, Lucky Red has become the primary distributor of anime movies in Italy. It is also the primary distributor of productions by Studio Ghibli. Producers had already indicated at the announcement of Mazinger Z Movie at AnimeJapan 2017 that the movie would o...

Jul 25, 2017 10:55 AM by arsonal 11 Comments

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North American Anime & Manga Releases for July

North American Anime & Manga Releases for July

Here are the North American anime & manga releases for July Week 1: July 4 - 10 Anime Releases Bakemono no Ko Blu-ray & DVD Combo Collection's Edition Hyouka Part 1 Blu-ray & DVD Combo Kagaku Ninja-tai Gatchaman F Complete DVD Manga Releases 7th Garden Vol.5 Acute Ao no Exorcist Vol.17 Bleach Vol.70 Fate/Zero Vol.5 Fukumenkei Noise Vol.3 Haikyuu!! Vol.13 Honey Vol.7 Momochi-san Chi no Ayakashi Ouji Vol.9 Naruto 3-in-1 Edition Vol.19 (incl. Vol.55, 56 & 57) Nisekoi Vol.22 Oresama Teacher Vol.22 P...

Jul 3, 2017 11:26 AM by Sakana-san 8 Comments

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