Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Industry News: Sentai Filmworks August 2018 Release Slate

Sentai brings us their very first limited edition release of a film, plus we also have another limited edition set for a series.


Industry News: Discotek Media June 2018 Release Slate

Discotek returns with the anticipated Bananya release and a couple more older anime receive Blu-ray releases.

This post will cover the announcements with release dates set for June 2018.

Friday, 20 April 2018

Unboxing [JP]: Vampire Resurrection (Darkstalkers Resurrection) - Standard Edition (PS3)

Next up on our import gaming haul we have another Capcom HD collection with the Japanese version of the Darkstalkers games. Acquired for a good price on eBay and arrived in very good condition.


Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Unboxing [UK]: Blade of the Immortal - Limited Edition Steelbook (Blu-ray)

Takashi Miike's 100th directorial film made its way to the UK thanks to Arrow Films, and they put out a really cool steelbook to go along with it. I went for it of course since I've been curious about this adaptation of the classic manga series.

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Unboxing [JP]: OneChanbara Z: Kagura with NoNoNo! (PS3) [NSFW]

Been many months since I last imported and the rate improved so I went onto another import spree. Next we have our very first CERO Z title for the collection, thanks to one of D3 Publisher's well-known IPs. As prices were going up I acquired a pre-owned copy instead.

To play it safe the cover is semi not safe for work.


Unboxing [JP]: Gal*Gun - Standard Edition (PS3)

Been many months since I last imported and the rate improved so I went onto another import spree. First up we have a rare out of print game due to the publisher going bankrupt and as such I acquired a pre-owned copy.

UPDATE: My copy of the game unfortunately is faulty, but I've played the Japanese demo prior so I know how the game plays/works at least for the info below.


Monday, 16 April 2018

Industry News: Crunchyroll x Funimation July 2018 Release Slate

Funimation revealed some early additions to the list including one of the newer Tenchi Muyo! titles and also details on Twin Star Exorcists. There's of course a couple more revealed in the line-up with that said.


Sunday, 1 April 2018

Industry News: UK Anime Release Schedule for April 2018

Since I've posted a lot about the North American releases I figured it was about time I try and tackle the UK releases. The issue with the UK side is the delays that can occur at any moment, so I'm going to work on providing a monthly list as much as I can.

This April 2018 release slate for the UK features Fate/Grand Order -First Order-, My Hero Academia Season 2 and Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You on Blu-ray!



Otaku Collection 2018: February/March Update | More Anime Imports & More PlayStation 3 Games

It's been almost two years since I last had an update where I merged the months together for one single update. In this instance I only acquired two titles for the month of February and felt it wasn't enough to make a monthly update for it so here we are with an update on both February & March.


Sunday, 25 March 2018

Industry News: Discotek Media May 2018 Release Slate

Given I have covered both Funimation & Sentai Filmworks release slates, Discotek Media have released consistent line-ups as part of their DISCOTEK DAY announcements.

This post will cover the announcements with release dates set for May 2018.


Thursday, 22 March 2018

Industry News: Sentai Filmworks July 2018 Release Slate

Sentai are providing a mostly subtitled only release slate while Maiden Japan continue to add another Madhouse title to the catalogue.

UPDATE: Legend of the Galactic Heroes was stealth announced via Anime Boston, home video details included in this release slate.

Thursday, 15 March 2018

Industry News: Crunchyroll x Funimation June 2018 Release Slate

Yes in case you ask Re:ZERO is happening. But we also have some more interesting additions such as another Japanese live-action film, some new releases for the Berserk, Black Butler & My Hero Academia franchises and much more.

Prepare your wallets.

Wednesday, 7 March 2018

Unboxing [US]: Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun - Complete Series: Limited Edition (BD/DVD)

Another Sentai Filmworks limited edition release joins the collection thanks to Robert's Anime Corner Store offering the set at a bargain price on both their main site and their Amazon side. I went for Amazon since it has the pre-paid VAT stuff to save myself the hassle.

Friday, 23 February 2018

Unboxing [US]: Keijo!!!!!!!! - Complete Series: Limited Edition (BD/DVD) [NSFW]

Thanks to the DeepDiscount 15% sale I acquired Keijo which is a show about life, hometown and of course insane bizarre fights.

Adding the Not Safe For Work tag as well since this is a fanservicey set.


Thursday, 22 February 2018

Industry News: Sentai Filmworks June 2018 Release Slate

Sentai continues their monthly LE sets with another Spring 2017 series. Plus we have more Initial D and another Maiden Japan release.


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