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Sailor Moon R: The Movie Comes To Home Video!

VIZ Media has announced the home video release of Sailor Moon R: The Movie in both Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack and Standard DVD. Both formats will feature English dubbed and original Japanese voice performancew.

A well-meant gesture could lead to disaster as it involves a flower that has the power to take over planets. Only the Sailor Guardians can prevent it.

Sailor Moon R: The Movie will be available in home video on April 18th.

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First Cosplay Talent Agency Opens In Los Angeles!

With all the comic and science fiction conventions – and the huge number of people who attend them decked out as their favorite characters, it was probably just a matter of time before some enterprising company would figure out a way to monetize the cosplay phenomenon.

Enter KOSPRE – a first-class cosplay artists agency that has has retained an exciting array of talented and creative cosplay artists that are available to support a wide range of exhibitors at film premieres, conventions, trade shows, corporate and cultural events, concerts and pop culture gatherings worldwide.

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VIZ Sets Panels and Signings and Announces Guests for Anime Boston 2017

VIZ Media has set its panels and signings for Anime Boston 2017, which takes place from March 31st – April 2nd at the Hynes Convention Center and the Sheraton Boston Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts.

VIZ Media-related convention guests include: Naokatsu Tsuda, director of the Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure anime series, Shingo Natsume, director and character designer of One-Punch Man, Toru Furuyua, the Japanese voice actor who portrayed Tuxedo Mask in the classic Sailor Moon series and many more.

Panels will include the VIZ Media Industry Panel and panels for Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, Sailor Moon and One-Punch Man – as well as set up three signings (a Sailor Moon Tuxedo Mask session; a Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure session and a One-Punch Man session).

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VIZ Media Completes The Sweep: Acquires Rights To Boruto Anime Series!

Hard on the heels of their release announcement for the Boruto Blu-ray Combo Pack and manga, VIZ Media has acquired the North and Latin American rights to the anime series Boruto: Naruto Next Generations for digital, broadcast, home media and merchandising.

In the U.S., Viz Media will bring the series about Naruto’s rebellious son to HULu, which will stream the simulcast of the series premiere on April 5th.

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VIZ Media Releases Pokémon the Movie: Volcanion and the Mechanical Marvel In Manga & Home Video!

One of the greatest battles in Pokémon history is being released as both manga and home video: Pokémon The Movie: Volcanion and the Mechanical Marvel.

In the latest adventure, Ash meets the Mythical Pokémon, Volcanion, when it crashes down from the sky, creating a cloud of dust – and a mysterious force binds the two of them together.

The manga version of Pokémon The Movie: Volcanion and the Mechanical Marvel is in stores now; the DVD will be available on March 21st.

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Blu-Ray Release K: Missing Kings Expands Its World Beyond the Anime Series!

K: Missing Kings begins a year after the conclusion of the hit anime series. Silver Clan members Kuro and Neko are on a mission to find their king, Shiro, who went missing after the battle on the School Island involving four of the seven colored kings.

K: Missing Kings is now available in Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack and standard DVD. The Combo Pack’s notable bonus features include a character bio gallery and trailers. 

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Funimation Acquires Season Two of My Hero Academia!

In season one, Izuku and the rest of the first-year class at a prestigious school for heroes, thought they’d been put through the wringer.

They’re about tho find out that 2nd year is much tougher.

In a first for the series, “My Hero Academia” will premiere simultaneously in Japan, U.S., Canada, U.K. and Ireland on Saturday, April 1, 2017.

Ahead of the premiere, a special, Season 1 recap episode of “My Hero Academia” will premiere in Japan on Saturday, March 25.

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VIZ Media Announces Sailor Moon Crystal Set 2 Release; Pre-Order Premium!

SAILOR MOON CRYSTAL SET 2 – Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack – Photo courtesy of VIZ Media

Sailor Moon Crystal’s Black Moon arc is coming to home video in Sailor Moon Crystal Set 2.

Sailor Moon Crystal Set 2 will available in a Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack, or a Standard Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack on February 28th – the Standard DVD release is on sale now.

Pre-orders are available now from a variety of leading outlets and online retailers. Fans that order SAILOR MOON CRYSTAL Set 2 from RightStufAnime.com will receive a special SAILOR MOON Suncatcher premium – while supplies last.

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VIZ Media Announces Pre-Orders for One-Punch Man Home Media Release!

 

Saitama is a man who only became a hero for fun. However, after three years of “special” training, he finds that he can beat even the mightiest opponents with a single punch. Though he faces new enemies every day, it turns out being devastatingly powerful is actually kind of a bore. Can a hero be too strong?

The subject of hit manga and anime series, One-Punch Man is coming to home video with both a Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack and separate Blu-ray and DVD formats. Pre-orders are now being taken.

Fans who order the One-Punch Man Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD combo Pack from RightStufAnime.com will receive a special gift with purchase – while supplies last.

One-Punch Man will be in stores – in all formats – on April 25th.

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Hunter Exam Phase 4 At Center of Hunter X Hunter Volume 2!

Hunter X Hunter is the story of ambitious would-be Hunter Gon – Hunters are a special breed, dedicated to tracking down treasures, magical beasts, and even other people. But such pursuits require a license, and less than one in a hundred thousand can pass the grueling qualification exam.

In the about-to-be-released Hunter X Hunter, Gon and his friends face their greatest challenge yet – stealing ID badges from the other Hunter candidates without being caught. If they fail to get a single badge, they fail!

Hunter X Hunter Vol. 2 will be in stores – on Blu-ray and DVD – on February 28th.

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