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VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES THE HOME MEDIA RELEASE OF MAZINGER Z: INFINITY!

Ten years ago the young Koji Kabuto foiled the plans of villainous scientist Dr. Hell to destroy humanity by piloting the legendary super robot Mazinger Z – then becoming a respected scientist in his own right.

Now the world is threatened once again and Koji and Mazinger Z are needed once more.

VIZ Media announces the home media release of Mazinger Z: Infinity on February 19th – on both Blu-ray and DVD. Details follow.

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VIZ MEDIA ACQUIRES PUBLISHING RIGHTS FOR THE WORLD OF RWBY: THE OFFICIAL COMPANION!

VIZ Media announces the acquisition of The World Of RWBY: The Official Companion.

The ultimate companion to Rooster Teeth’s acclaimed animated series will contain artwork, interviews, and insights from the hit series’ writers, animators, and voice actors.

The World Of RWBY: The Official Companion is planned for a fall release. Details follow.

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VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES THE HOME MEDIA RELEASE OF JOJO’S BIZARRE ADVENTURE: STARDUST CRUSADERS – BATTLE IN EGYPT!

VIZ Media has announced the home media release of Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure Set 3: Stardust Crusaders – Battle In Egypt on January 22nd.

Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure Set 3: Stardust Crusaders – Battle In Egypt concludes the show’s Stardust Crusaders arc. Details follow.

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Adult Swim and Crunchyroll Producing Blade Runner Anime Series!

Blade Runner 2049 – Joi (Ana de Armas) and K (Ryan Gosling) – Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures.

Adult Swim and Crunchyroll have announced a Blade Runner anime series to be produced with Alcon Television Group.

Blade Runner – Black Lotus will feature thirteen 30-minute episodes produced by animation studio Sola Digital Arts (Ultraman). Shinji Aramaki (Appleseed) and Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex) will direct all episodes of the premiere season.

The story will take place in 2032 and will include some familiar characters from the BLADE RUNNER universe.

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English Voice Cast Announced for Mamoru Hosada’s Mirai!

When four-year old Kun, jealous of his baby sister, Mirai (Japanese for ‘future’) runs off in a huff, he encounters strange visitors from the past and future – including a fourteen-year old Mirai.

GKIDS has announced that the English voice cast of Mirai will include John Cho, Rebecca Hall and Daniel Dae Kim.

GKIDS has additionally partnered with Fathom Events to bring Mirai to U.S. theaters nationwide for special event screenings later this year on November 29, December 5 and December 8.

Check out the Japanese trailer below.

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Sailor Moon S: The Movie To Reach Home Media In October!

In Sailor Moon S: The Movie, a sudden snowstorm has hit Tokyo, marking the return of an ancient being named Princess Snow Kaguya! She has a chilling plan to freeze Earth, but it requires the recovery of a missing piece of her ice crystal. After falling ill due to the cold, Luna is rescued by a kind hearted but misunderstood astronomer, Kakeru, who happens to have the remaining shard of the crystal! Called into action to protect Luna and her newfound crush, Sailor Moon and her team of Sailor Guardians are now only hope the world has of avoiding an eternal Winter!

Sailor Moon S: The Movie will be in stores this month.

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