Neon Genesis Evangelion Blu-ray Launched Monday
On Monday December 6, Anime Restricted will launch its Neon Genesis Evangelion Collector’s and commonplace Blu-rays. The Collector’s Version is solely obtainable from the Zavvi web site. The units will comprise the 26-episode Neon Genesis Evangelion tv collection and the movies Evangelion: Dying (True)2 and The Finish of Evangelion.
The Collector’s set comprises Official Dub and Subtitled variations, and an additional set of discs together with the Basic Dub and Subtitled variations for each the TV collection and the movies. It would additionally embody a 40-page e-book, eight artwork playing cards and bonus on-disc options.
The usual Blu-ray will embody the Official Dub and Subtitled variations, however not the Basic Dub and Subtitled variations. It would additionally embody the identical on-disc extras because the Collector’s set, aside from the “Video format model” of The Finish of Evangelion.
Anime Restricted introduced on December 3 that it’ll obtain a thousand models of the Evangelion Final Version “on or round” December 10, which might be in time to ship in December. All remaining inventory will arrive in early January 2022, and can ship as quickly as attainable.
Funimation will launch Blu-ray and DVD editions of Code Geass: Akito the Exiled. It is a spinoff from the unique Code Geass – Lelouch of the Insurrection tv collection. Set in between the 2 seasons of the unique collection throughout the Britannian invasion of Europe, Akito the Exiled facilities round Akito Hyuga, a member of the “W-0” unit, a suicide outfit of exiled Japanese (Elevens) despatched to the battlefield to carry out harmful missions towards Britannia, with solely a 5% survival price.
The primary episode debuted in Japan with a theatrical screening in 2012, and the fifth and ultimate episode opened in cinemas in Japan in February 2016. Kazuki Akane (Birdy the Mighty: Decode, Imaginative and prescient of Escaflowne) directed and wrote the screenplay with Miya Asakawa (Flip A Gundam, Polar Bear’s Café). As within the earlier two tv collection, Takahiro Kimura tailored CLAMP‘s unique character designs for animation. Akira Yasuda returned to design the mechanical Knightmare models with a soundtrack by Ichiko Hashimoto (RahXephon). The anime studio Dawn, the earlier Code Geass director Goro Taniguchi, and the earlier collection script supervisor Ichiro Okouchi are credited with the unique story.
Funimation will even launch a normal Blu-ray of the 4K UHD version of Katsuhiro Otomo‘s 1988 movie Akira.
Funimation will even launch a HMV-exclusive Blu-ray set of the American-compiled collection Robotech. It would carry all 85 episodes of the collection, which adapts Tremendous Dimension Fortress Macross, Genesis Climber Mospeada and The Tremendous Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross. The set will embody a remodeling Veritech; an motion determine of Ray Fokke; and military-style 3-inch patches.
MVM will launch The Cranium Man on DVD. On this 2007 collection by the BONES studio, freelance journalist Hayato Mitogami returns to his hometown of Ootomo to research rumors of a person sporting a cranium masks committing murders there. As soon as within the metropolis, he discovers connections between the victims and a neighborhood pharmaceutical firm, a brand new non secular sect, and unusual half human, half animal creatures. Together with a younger photographer, Kiriko Mamiya, he decides to seek out out who The Cranium Man actually is.
Lastly, Funimation will launch the third season of Yu-Yu Hakusho on Blu-ray, carrying episodes 57 to 84 of the collection.