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2007 Archive
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PVC Figure Update

Sunday, December 30, 2007 00:02

We have added the following March 2008 pre-order PVC figures:

We have also updated the release dates for figures that are slated for December 2007, but will be delayed until January 2008, as well as status for figures released back in September 2007. Please check the PVC section for more details.

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Anime News

Saturday, December 29, 2007 10:49

The official site for the upcoming TV series 隠の王 has been launched.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Friday, December 28, 2007 21:56

Several upcoming (April 2008) TV series have launched their official sites:

A new OVA series ないしょのつぼみ, has been announced. The official site is here.

A third season for TV series 地獄少女 (Hell Girl) has been announced.

Source: Moon Phase

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Thursday, December 27, 2007 22:16

Two new TV series is being planned: 秘密 トップ・シークレット and 無限の住人.

Source: Moon Phase

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Tuesday, December 25, 2007 15:58

The chapter 4 of HELLSING OVA will be released on February 22 in Japan.

Source: Moon Phase

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Monday, December 24, 2007 22:04

Da Capo II will have a second season, starting in April! D.C. II S.S. will pick up where the first season ended. StarChild has set up a section for the series here.

The official site for the new TV series To LOVEる has launched!

A new TV series is nmow being planned for ストライクウィッチーズ (Strike Witches).

Source: Moon Phase

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Winter 2008 Japan Anime Lineup

Saturday, December 22, 2007 18:37

We have just uploaded the preview article on all upcoming new TV series, OVA and movies starting from January 2008! Click here to read the full article.

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Saturday, December 22, 2007 11:41

The Golgo 13 manga will be adapted into a new TV series for release in 2008. Two anime movies were released previously.

Source: Anime News Network

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PVC Figure News

Thursday, December 20, 2007 22:26

Kotobukiya will re-release the following figures in April 2008:

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Anime News

Thursday, December 20, 2007 21:42

A new TV series has been announced: まじしゃんず・あかでみい based on the PS2 game with story by 榊一郎. No word on exactly when the broadcast will begin. The official site is here.

The official site for the new Yattermen TV series is now filled with info on the series.

A new anime series, 伝説の勇者の伝説, is being planned.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Tuesday, December 18, 2007 22:15

The third TV season for ゼロの使い魔 (Zero's Familiar) has been announced.

Leaf / Aquaplus has updated the OVA ToHeart2 official site with the newest OVA series, ToHeart2ad! The first chapter will be released on March 28, 2008.

The official site for the new TV series 鉄のラインバレル (Linebarrels) is launched.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Monday, December 17, 2007 23:02

The "S.O.S. Dan" official site / 涼宮ハルヒの憂鬱 is now "suspended", and there is a secret to unlock. Instead of a second season as previously announced, it will be a brand new series, and rumors has it the new series will cover the events from the fourth novel 涼宮ハルヒの消失... you can see the unlcoked page here.

The hit series ひぐらしのなく頃に (Higurashi) will get a third season! No details regarding the story.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Saturday, December 15, 2007 11:56

Two new TV series has been announced: 隠の王 and To LOVEる. No word on their broadcast dates.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Thursday, December 13, 2007 22:47

The long running baseball TV series Major will get a movie version, tentative for 2009 release.

A new TV series is announced for the novel series 薬師寺涼子の怪奇事件簿. It will be broadcast in 2008.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Wednesday, December 12, 2007 21:50

A new TV series targeted towards female viewers, ネオ アンジェリークAbyss (Neo Angelique Abyss), will broadcast in Spring 2008. The official site is here.

Source: GA Graphics

Another new TV series, 鉄のラインバレル is announced. No word on its broadcast date.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Tuesday, December 11, 2007 22:54

A new TV series, ソウルイーター (Soul Eater) is announced. The official site is here.


Source: Moon Phase

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PVC Figure News

Monday, December 10, 2007 23:38

GOOD SMILE COMPANY has just announced the re-release of Shuraki BOX-02 柳 妹鳳 PVC Figure in April 2008.

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Anime News

Monday, December 10, 2007 19:09

New official sites have launched for the following upcoming TV series:

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Sunday, December 09, 2007 17:48

Bandai Entertainment has licensed the movie 時をかける少女 (The Girl Who Runs Through Time), announced at their panel from the New York Anime Festival.

Source: Anime News Network

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News From New York Anime Festival

Saturday, December 08, 2007 15:32

Viz Media has confirmed the license for 武装錬金 (Beso Renkin) TV series.

Source: Anime News Network

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News From New York Anime Festival

Saturday, December 08, 2007 12:22

Media Blasters has confirmed the license for Genshiken 2 TV series at their panel earlier today.

Source: Anime News Network

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News From New York Anime Festival

Friday, December 07, 2007 22:46

Manga Entertainment indicated that the OVA series ストレイト・ジャケット (Strait Jacket) will hit the street in between July and September 2008. The series is co-produced by the company, and the first chapter is already out in Japan.

Del Rey has announced the following manga licenses: パピヨン―花と蝶― (Papillon), かみちゃまかりん (Kamichama Karin) and the sequel, かみちゃまかりんchu, the manga adaptations of Gankutsuou and Mao-chan.

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime News

Thursday, December 06, 2007 21:02

A new Tv series, のらみみ, will hit the airwaves in January 2008. The offical site is here.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Wednesday, December 05, 2007 18:46

The official site for the OVA series 君が望む永遠~Next Season~ is now opened, with a promo video available.

The new anime series, Candy☆Boy, has a new official site here.

Another new TV series has been announced: ソウルイーター, based on the manga. Will be released next year.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Tuesday, December 04, 2007 21:10

The new TV series S・A~スペシャル・エー~ (Special A-Class) has launched its official site.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Monday, December 03, 2007 18:49

A new TV series, もえがく★5, aim to teach Otaku English will air in January 2008, with some new twists: it will not only teach English on Mondays, but also Korean on Tuesdays, Spanish on Wednesdays, Chinese on Thursdays, and French on Fridays! Not only that, each episode will include a live-action segment featuring the CV cast, including 平野 綾 (Hirano Aya)! The official site is here.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Sunday, December 02, 2007 12:44

Two new series based on the PC games from Leaf are coming: Tears to Tiara will be adapted into a TV series, while うたわれるもの (Utawarerumono) will get a three-chapter OVA series.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Saturday, December 01, 2007 12:33

The 君が望む永遠 (Rumbling Hearts) OVA now has an official title: 君が望む永遠~Next Season~, and the first chapter limited edition will be released on December 21.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Sunday, November 25, 2007 12:59

Two new TV series are announced at the Dengeki 15th Anniversary Festival: 乃木坂春香の秘密 and シャイナ・ダルク ~黒き月の王と蒼碧の月の姫君~.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Friday, November 23, 2007 22:21

Yet two more new TV series are announced: ケメコデラックス!(official site not live yet) and ヴァンパイア騎士. No word on when they will be ready for boardcast.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Thursday, November 22, 2007 22:09

Two new TV series were announced: 狂乱家族日記 (announcement page here) and かのこん (official site here). Look for both series to hit the airwaves in 2008.

The official site for the upcoming TV series アリソンとリリア is launched.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Sunday, November 18, 2007 16:08

A new TV series, かのこん has been announced. It is based on a novel by 西野かつみ.

A second season for the TV series ひだまりラジオ (Hidamari Sketch) has been announced. Hidamari Sketch x 365 will hit the airwaves in 2008.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Saturday, November 17, 2007 15:46

Sunrise has announced that the second season of Gundam 00 will start airing in October 2008.

Source: Moon Phase

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PVC Figure 101

Saturday, November 17, 2007 01:32

We have posted a new article on PVC Figures. Enjoy!

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New Site Feature

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 00:48

We have updated the site to show some of the upcoming PVC figures! You will find the images for the five randomly picked figures right below the DVD search field, and click on the images to go straight to the product page for more information on the figure!

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Anime News

Thursday, November 08, 2007 21:17

A new anime series, デトロイト・メタル・シティ(DMC) has been announced. A live-action version is also planned.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Wednesday, November 07, 2007 22:36

Several new TV series have been announced:

  • PERSONA -trinity soul-
  • 図書館戦争
  • シゴフミ
  • ポルフィの長い旅
  • 墓場鬼太郎
  • BUS GAMER

Source: Moon Phase

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Tuesday, November 06, 2007 22:36

Kadokawa USA and Bandai Entertainment have finally confirmed the license for Lucky Star today.

Source: AnimeOnDVD.com

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Anime News

Monday, November 05, 2007 22:19

Production I.G. has announced its newest project: the TV series RD 潜脳調査室. It will hit the airwaves in April 2008. The official site is here.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Sunday, November 04, 2007 12:03

Animation studio GONZO and PC game maker Nitroplus will collaborate on a new anime / manga project: BLASSREITER -genetic-. The manga version will start running in the Januaray 2008 issue of チャンピオンRED. No word on when the anime series will hit the airwaves.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime DVD Update

Saturday, November 03, 2007 16:21

We have added the following series to our database:

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Anime News

Tuesday, October 30, 2007 22:50

A new anime series, Mnemosyune -ムネモシュネの娘たち-, is now being planned. No word on when it will hit the airwaves.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Tuesday, October 30, 2007 21:19

FUNimation has licensed the TV series ゴーストハント (Ghost Hunt). No word on when it will be released.

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime News

Monday, October 29, 2007 09:58

AnimeOnDVD.com is reporting that people who received the early copy of the Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya Vol. 4 DVD are reporting that a teaser, which shows a Haruhi-parody footage from the TV series Lucky Star, and indicates that the series is now licensed by Kadowkawa USA and Bandai Entertainment will distribute it. The footage can be seen on youtube, but the news is not confirmed yet by both Kadowkawa USA and Bandai Entertainment.

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Anime DVD Update

Sunday, October 28, 2007 17:09

We have added the following products to our database:

From Rightstuf.com:

  • Ah! My Goddess TV Season 1 Complete Boxset
  • The Third - the girl with the blue eye Volume 4

From Amazon.ca:

  • The Third - the girl with the blue eye Volume 3 w/Box
  • Suzuka Volume 5
  • Ah! My Goddess TV Season 1 Complete Boxset
  • School Rumble Volume 3
  • Tsubasa: RESERVoir CHRoNiCLE Volume 5
  • .hack//ROOTS Volume 5
  • Fruits Basket Boxset 2
  • Zegapain Volume 2
  • Fullmetal Alchemist Season 1 part 2 (Boxset 2)

Finally, from Yesasia US:

  • Kyou no Go no Ni Volume 3 Normal Edition
  • Rumbling Hearts OVA Volume 1 (Normal and Limited Editions)
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Anime News

Sunday, October 28, 2007 13:40

A new side-story OVA for the TV series School Days, School Days ~マジカルハート☆こころちゃん~, will be released on March 28, 2008.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Saturday, October 27, 2007 13:23

A new TV series, true tears, has launched its official site. It will hit the airwaves in Spring 2008.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Thursday, October 25, 2007 11:44

Another new TV series based on a manga, あまつき (Amatsuki), has been announced. No word on when it will be broadcast.

Source: Moon Phase

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Wednesday, October 24, 2007 13:42

A new TV series, 破天荒遊戯, will hit the airwaves in Spring 2008. The official site is here.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Monday, October 22, 2007 12:29

The TV series CODE-E will have a second season. No word on when the new season will broadcast.

A new OVA for Lupin the Third, GREEN VS RED, will be released in March 2008.

OVA Kyou no Go no Ni / Today in Class 5-2 (今日の5の2) will release a DVD box set in Januray 30, 2008. All 4 OVA chapters are included, along with one extra DVD and one special CD.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime DVD Update

Saturday, October 20, 2007 15:34

Rightstuf.com has updated its catalogue with the following re-release DVDs available for pre-order:

  • Speed Grapher DVD 1, 2 - Viridian Collection
  • Fullmetal Alchemist DVD Box Set 1 (1-4), Box Set 2 (5-7), Box Set 3 (8-10)
  • Fullmetal Alchemist DVD 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 - Viridian Collection
  • Kitty Grade DVD Box Set - Viridian Collection
  • Negima DVD 1, 2 - Viridian Collection
  • Negima DVD Box Set

Also for new releases:

  • Mushishi DVD 5, 6
  • School Rumble DVD 5
  • Shuffle DVD 1
  • Suzuka DVD 6
  • Tsubasa, RESERVoir CHRoNiCLE DVD 6
  • Witchblade DVD 4

FUNimation will finally release the TV series SHUFFLE! in February 2008, according to Rightstuf.com.

From Amazon.ca:

  • Fullmetal Alchemist DVD Season 1
  • Fullmetal Alchemist DVD 1, 2, 3, 4
  • Spiral: Viridian Collection - Box Set
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Anime DVD Update

Tuesday, October 16, 2007 17:11

We have added the following series to our database:

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Anime DVD Update

Thursday, October 11, 2007 16:51

We have added the following series and products to our database:

We will start updating our database with Geneon licenses, despite recent changes to their operations.

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Anime News

Thursday, October 11, 2007 10:58

The TV series さよなら絶望先生 will have a second season. The official site for the new season is here.

Source: Moon Phase

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PVC Figure News

Wednesday, October 10, 2007 11:51

Another delay to the release of Brighter than dawning blue Estel Freesia 1/8 PVC Figure. The new release date is now on October 31.

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PVC Figure Update

Tuesday, October 09, 2007 22:10

The release date for the Shining Wind Kureha 1/7 PVC Figure from MAX FACTORY has been delayed to October 31.

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Anime DVD Update

Tuesday, October 09, 2007 16:13

We have added the following series and DVD products to our database:

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Anime DVD Update

Sunday, October 07, 2007 18:12

We have added the following series and products into our database:

We also added the following products, available from Rightstuf.com:

  • .hack//ROOTS volume 5
  • Zegapain volume 1, volume 1 w/box and volume 2

Also available from Amazon.ca:

  • Mars Daybreak DVD Collection (Anime Legneds)
  • Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny volume 11
  • Mushishi volume 3
  • Suzuka colume 4
  • The Third - The Girl with the Blue Eye volume 3
  • Tide-Line Blue volume 4
  • Zegapain volume 1, volume 1 w/box

And finally, from YesAsia US:

  • Akane Maniax volume 1, 3
  • Futakoi Alternative volume 3
  • Mobile Suite Gundam volume 2 to 11
  • Stratos 4 Advance volume 2, 3, 4, 6
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Anime News

Friday, October 05, 2007 10:45

A couple of new TV series is announced. H2O ~FOOTPRINTS IN THE SAND~ (based on the PC hentai game H2O), S・A~スペシャル・エー~ (based on manga) and a new season for 金田一少年の事件簿. Also, a new TV series, シゴフミ (Shigofumi), has launched its official site. Based on a novel published by Dengeki, it will hit the airwaves in 2008.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime DVD Update

Thursday, October 04, 2007 17:10

We have added the following series and DVD products to our database:

We also added The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya Vol. 4 (speical and normal editions) to our database from Amazon.ca.

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PVC Figure News

Wednesday, October 03, 2007 21:14

Good Smile Company has announced that they will re-release the Shuraki Box 01 Mishiro Akatsuki 1/8 PVC Figure!!! The new production will hit the street in January 2008.

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Anime News

Wednesday, October 03, 2007 15:26

Bandai Visual USA has launched the official site for Super Robot Wars Original Generation: The Animation OVA series.

Source: AnimeOnDVD.com

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Anime News

Tuesday, October 02, 2007 23:34

Bandai Visual USA has licensed the movie SOS! Tokyo Metro Explorers: The Next (新SOS大東京探検隊). It will be released in both Blu-Ray and DVD in December 8.

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime DVD Update

Sunday, September 30, 2007 14:42

We have added the following series into our database:

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PVC Figures Now Available!

Saturday, September 29, 2007 16:30

We are proud to announce the launching of the PVC Figures section! We have added a whole bunch of new figures, including several ones that will be released on September 30! Please vist more often as we will be adding more pre-order figures for the next few days!

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Anime DVD Update

Friday, September 28, 2007 13:08

We have added the following pre-order products from Rightstuf.com:

  • Fruits Basket DVD Set (Thinpak)
  • Mars Daybreak DVD Collection (Anime Legends)
  • My Santa Special
  • School Rumble DVD 4
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Anime News: Free Streaming from WOWOW

Friday, September 28, 2007 11:46

WOWOW is currently offering the first episode of MOONLIGHT MILE 2nd Season -Touch down- for free! The link is here.

Source: Moon Phase

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Geneon USA Ceases DVD Production: The Fallout

Wednesday, September 26, 2007 13:00

Today's announcment from Geneon certainly affect all anime fans in a major way. First, an incomplete list of series that is not fully released as of November 6, 2007 (the final street day for scheduled new releases):

  • Karin
  • Kyo Kara Maoh! Season 2
  • Rozen Maiden
  • Shonen Onmyoji
  • The Story of Saiunkoku
  • When They Cry - Higurashi

Now, a list of series that will miss the deadline completely:

  • Deltora Quest
  • Familiar of Zero
  • Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha
  • Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha A's
  • Rozen Maiden: Traumend
  • Shakugan no Shana OVA
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Anime News: Geneon USA Ceases DVD Production

Wednesday, September 26, 2007 11:26

Geneon has sent out a ltter to its retial customers today that it will cease all DVD sales and distributions as of December 31, 2007. Also of interest, the last call for ordering from Geneon is on this Friday, September 28. After the failed agreement between Geneon and ADV Films, many has spectulated Geneon will restructure itself into a license holder, much like Kadokawa USA. It remains to be seen what will happen to their existing licenses and catalogue.

Source: Anime News Network, AnimeOnDVD.com

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Anime News

Friday, September 21, 2007 22:40

ADV Films has licensed the second TV adaptation of Kanon (also known as Kanon 2006), based on the adult PC game by Key.

Source: Anime News Network

Note: The first TV adaptation (unlicensed) is done by Toei Animation, while the second one is done by Kyoto Animation.

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Anime News

Thursday, September 20, 2007 14:41

AnimeOnDVD.com posted on its news page that Media Blasters has licensed 魔法少女隊アルス (Tweeny Witches). You can find out more about this series from the official site of the series (Japanese only).

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Anime News

Thursday, September 20, 2007 10:11

The first chapter of the new OVA sequel to Rumbling Hearts (君が望む永遠) will hit the street this December in Japan.

A new TV series from GONZO: ドルアーガの塔 ~the Aegis of URUK~ will start broadcast in Spring 2008. The official site is here.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime DVD Update

Saturday, September 15, 2007 16:30

We have added the following series and their respective DVD products:

  • ∀ (Turn A) Gundam TV series and movies
  • Mobile Suit Gundam TV series and movies
  • Mobile Suit Z Gundam TV series and movies
  • Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ
  • Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack
  • Mobile Suit Gundam 0080 War in the Pocket
  • Mobile Suit Gundam F91
  • Mobile Suit Gundam 0083 Stardsust Memory
  • Mobile Suit Gundam 0083 The Last Blitz of Zeon
  • Mobile Suit V Gundam
  • Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team
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Anime News Update

Saturday, September 15, 2007 11:59

A correction to one of our previous post. The news about the upcoming TV series for 一撃殺虫!!ホイホイさん can only be considered as a rumor at this point.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Friday, September 14, 2007 17:20

.hack//G.U. TRILOGY, a new OVA series based on the hit PS2 game .hack//G.U. will be released in January 2008.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Friday, September 14, 2007 09:39

The official site for OVA ToHeart2 has posted a second promo video before the release of Chapter 3.

The official site for two upcoming anime, the OVA 星の海のアムリ and TV series 遙かなる時空の中で3 紅の月 are launched with little info.

The PS2 game 一撃殺虫!!ホイホイさん will be adapted into a TV series and hit the airwaves in January 2008. Also, a new TV series is announced: 戦国学童日記 先生のチョンマゲ.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News

Monday, September 10, 2007 11:02

The latest project for GONZO: Rosario + Vampire (ロザリオとバンパイア ). It will hit the airwaves in 2008. You can find the official site here.

The new TV series みなみけ has launched its own official site. An alternate version, みなみけ~おかわり~(仮), will air in 2008.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime DVD Update

Sunday, September 09, 2007 14:43

We have added the following DVD products from Amazon.ca to our database:

  • Tsubasa: RESERVoir CHRoNiCLE Vol. 4
  • Ah! My Goddess: Flights of Fancy Vol. 4
  • .hack//ROOTS Vol. 4
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Site Update

Wednesday, September 05, 2007 14:15

We have added the following series to our anime database:

  • Mobile Suit Gundam Wing
  • Mobile Suit Gundam Wing: Endless Waltz
  • Mobile Fighter G Gundam
  • Nobile New Century Gundam X
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Site Update

Monday, September 03, 2007 16:47

We have added the following products to our database:

From Rightstuf.com:

  • Ninja Nonsense DVD Complete Collection Limited Edition
  • Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya DVD 4 Normal and Special Limited Edition
  • Ah! My Goddess Season 2 DVD 4: I'm a Believer
  • The Third: The Girl With the Blue Eye DVD 3: Gravestone + Artbox
  • The Third: The Girl With the Blue Eye DVD 3: Gravestone
  • Mushishi DVD 4
  • Suzuka DVD 5
  • Witchblade DVD 2 and 3
  • Gundam SEED Destiny DVD 11
  • Tide-Line Blue DVD 4

From Amazon.ca:

  • Gunslinger Girl Vol. 3
  • Fruits Basket, Vol. 3: Puddles of Memories
  • Fruits Basket, Vol. 4: The Clearing Sky
  • School Rumble Vol. 2
  • Witchblade: Starter Set
  • Witchblade Vol. 1
  • Galaxy Angel AA, Vol. 3
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Anime News (Japan)

Tuesday, August 28, 2007 10:54

TV series ARIA will have a third season: ARIA The ORIGINATION! The announcement is made on the Ocotober issue of Comic Blade, and it will hit the airwaves in Spring 2008.

Source: Moon Phase

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Site Update

Friday, August 24, 2007 16:37

We have added the following tow series to the anime database:

  • Mars Daybreak
  • Tide-Line Blue
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Site Update

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 15:45

We have just posted our first article on looking at the upcoming Fall anime lineup in Japan! You can find the article in the articles section or by clicking here.

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Anime News (Japan)

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 11:10

Kadokawa Pictures has annouced on their website that the third movie of Keroro Gunsou will be released in Spring 2008.

Source: Gunota Headlines

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Anime News (Japan)

Tuesday, August 21, 2007 09:49

The second season of GUNSLINGER GIRL is now confirmed, with more details available in the upcoming Dengeki Daioh October issue. The original announcement is here (Japanese only).

Source: Moon Phase

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Site Update

Thursday, August 16, 2007 17:23

We will start posting new articles to our site starting next week. The first article will take a look at all the new anime series for the upcoming fall season in Japan! Please look forward to it!

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Site Update

Wednesday, August 15, 2007 17:08

We have added the following anime series into our database:

  • Futakoi
  • Futakoi Alternative
  • Mobile Suit Gundam SEED
  • Mobile Suit Gundam SEED movies
  • Mobile Suit Gundam SEED DESTINY
  • Mobile Suit Gundam SEED DESTINY movies
  • Mobile Suit Gundam SEED C.E. 73 STARGAZER
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Anime News (Japan)

Wednesday, August 15, 2007 13:00

A new TV series based on the Korean online RPG game Maple Story (メイプルストーリー) will be broadcasted in October.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News (Japan)

Tuesday, August 14, 2007 16:39

Back on last Saturday, it was announced that a new season for xxxHOLiC TV series is planned, more info will be coming in the future.

Source: Moon Phase

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Site Update

Thursday, August 09, 2007 17:03

We have added the following anime series to the database:

  • Shcool Rumble OVA
  • School Rumble Nigakki
  • My Santa
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Site Update

Thursday, August 09, 2007 16:03

We have added the following new DVD products to the anime section:

From Rightstuf.com

  • Mushishi volume 3
  • School Rumble volume 2
  • Suzuka volume 4
  • Galaxy Angel AA volume 3
  • .hack//ROOTS volume 4

From Amazon.ca:

  • Fruits Basket volume 1 and 2 (bargain ver.)
  • Suzuka volume 3

You can find the product links by browsing the anime section, or using the search.

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Anime News (Japan)

Thursday, August 09, 2007 10:54

The new anime adaptation of manga BLUE DROP has updated its official site with character info as well as other info.

The upcoming movie series The Garden of Sinners (空の境界) has updated its official site with info for the first three movies.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News (Japan)

Monday, August 06, 2007 00:43

At the OVA ToHeart2 preview event held in Tokyo on August 4, it was announced that a second OVA series is in the works, titled OVA ToHeart2 ad. There will be two episodes, and will hit the street in 2008.

Source: Moon Phase

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Site Update

Tuesday, July 31, 2007 16:53

We have added the following anime series to our database:

  • Scrapped Princess
  • s-CRY-ed
  • Yukikaze
  • Zegapain
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Site Update

Monday, July 30, 2007 16:25

We have added the following anime series to our database:

  • .hack//SIGN
  • .hack//Legend of the Twilight
  • .hack//ROOTS
  • Geneshaft
  • Infinite Ryvius

We have also added mouse-over previews for all Amazon.ca products. Simply hover your pointer above a product link and you will receive more information on the product.

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Site Update

Friday, July 27, 2007 16:16

We have added the following anime series to our database:

  • Kaze no Yojimbo
  • PLANETES
  • Please Teacher!
  • Please Twins!
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Site Update

Friday, July 27, 2007 14:42

The following products will be available for pre-orders at Rightstuf.com and Amazon.ca:

  • The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya DVD Volume 3 (normal and limited edition)
  • School Rumble DVD Volume 1 (normal and with artbox)

You can find the links from the the respective pages in the anime section.

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Anime News: New Licenses From Viz

Thursday, July 26, 2007 15:22

At their Comic-Con 2007 panel, Viz announced the acquistition of NANA and Honey and Clover TV series.

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime News (Japan)

Tuesday, July 24, 2007 10:41

The upcoming PS2 game Myself;Yourself from Yeti will be adapted into a TV anime series and broadcast will start this October.

Source: Moon Phase

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Otakon 2007 Anime News: Bandai Entertainment

Saturday, July 21, 2007 13:12

At their Otakon 2007 panel, Bandai Entertainment announced their newest acquisitions: Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion, Toward the Terra, Ayakashi Ayashi and My-Otome Zwei OVA.

Source: Anime News Network

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Otakon 2007 Anime News: FUNimation

Friday, July 20, 2007 15:56

At their Otakon 2007 panel, FUNimation announced their acquisition of Ouran High School Host Club and the newest Tenchi Muyo spinoff: Sasami: Magical Girl Club. Both series are scheduled for 2008 release.

Source: Anime News Network

AnimeOnDVD.com is reporting that FUNimation has also licensed Baldr Force EXE Resolution.

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Otakon 2007 Anime News: ADV Films

Friday, July 20, 2007 14:21

At the Otakon 2007 panel, ADV Films announced the newest licenses to their lineup: Moonlight Mile, Venus Versus Virus and King of Bandit Jing in Seventh Heaven, the OVA to the TV series King of Bandit Jing.

Source: Anime News Network

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Site Update

Friday, July 13, 2007 16:01

We have added the following series to our database:

  • Stratos 4
  • Stratos 4 OVA
  • Stratos 4 Advance
  • Love Hina
  • Love Hina Chrismas Special
  • Love Hina Spring Special
  • Love Hina Again
  • Pilot Candidate
  • Galaxy Angel
  • Galaxy Angel Z
  • Galaxy Angel A
  • Galaxy Angel AA
  • Galaxy Angel S
  • Galaxy Angel X
  • Galaxy Angel Rune
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Site Update

Thursday, July 05, 2007 16:42

We have added the following titles to our database:

  • Argentosoma
  • Crest of the Stars
  • Banner of the Stars
  • Banner of the Stars II
  • Banner of the Stars III
  • Carried by the Wind: Tsukikage Ran
  • Cowboy Bebop
  • Cowboy Bebop the Movie
  • Future GPX Cyber Formula
  • Future GPX Cyber Formula 11
  • Future GPX Cyber Formula ZERO
  • Future GPX Cyber Formula SAGA
  • Future GPX Cyber Formula SIN
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Anime Expo 2007 News: Media Blasters

Monday, July 02, 2007 18:28

Media Blasters has acquired the following series:

  • Strawberry Panic
  • Kujibiki Unbalance TV series
  • Genshiken OVA
  • Ikki Tousen: Dragon Destiny
  • Otome wa Boku ni Koshiteru (乙女はお姉さまに恋してる)
  • Golden Boy
  • Angel Sanctuary
  • Angels Feather OVA

Source: AnimeOnDVD.com

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Site Update

Sunday, July 01, 2007 14:53

We have updated Negima!? TV series with FUNimation as the new license holder. As a result, we have also remove all links to Negima!? DVD products available from YesAsia.

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Anime Expo 2007 News: Bandai Entertainment

Sunday, July 01, 2007 14:40

The new licenses are:

  • Gundam SEED Destiny specials (4 episodes)
  • both Silent Mbius movies
  • AIKa and AIKa: R-16 OVA

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime Expo 2007 News: FUNimation

Sunday, July 01, 2007 14:01

FUNimation has picked up the following:

  • Jyu Oh Sei (獣王星)
  • Darker than BLACK ‐黒の契約者‐
  • Tsubasa TV series second season
  • XXXHOLiC TV series first season (not finalized yet)
  • Negima!? (TV series)
  • Love Hina (TV series, Chrismas and Spring specials - previously held by Bandai Entertainment)

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime Expo 2007 Licensing News

Saturday, June 30, 2007 17:10

Geneon has licensed the following:

  • Shakugan no Shana (灼眼のシャナ) OVA
  • Deltora Quest (デルトラクエスト)
  • Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha (魔法少女リリカルなのは)
  • Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha A's (魔法少女リリカルなのはA's)

ADV Films has aquired the following series:

  • Kyoshiro and the Eternal Sky (京四郎と永遠の空)
  • Tengen Toppa Gurren-Lagann (天元突破グレンラガン)
  • Devil May Cry (デビル メイ クライ)

Right Stuf has licensed the following:

  • Victorian Romance Emma (英國戀物語エマ) season one and two
  • Lost Universe (ロスト・ユニバース) (Previously licensed by ADV, will be released in thinpak)

Source: Anime News Network, AnimeOnDVD.com

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Update: Mobile Suit Gundam MS IGLOO

Friday, June 29, 2007 17:09

It is now confirmed that the first OVA, Mobile Suit Gundam MS IGLOO: The Hidden One Year War (機動戦士ガンダム MS IGLOO <イグルー> -1年戦争秘話-) is part of the license bny Bandai Visual USA

Source: AnimeOnDVD.com

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Site Update

Friday, June 29, 2007 17:07

We have added the following series to the site:

  • Samurai 7
  • Solty Rei
  • Speed Grapher
  • Spiral
  • Suzuka
  • Witchblade
  • Tsubasa: RESERVoir CHRoNiCLE
  • Tsubasa RESERVoir CHRoNiCLE The Movie: Princess of the Birdcage Kingdom
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Anime Expo 2007: Bandai Visual USA License News

Friday, June 29, 2007 15:56

Bandai Visual USA has acquired the licenses for the following: Super Robot Wars Original Generation - The Animation (スーパーロボット大戦 Original Generation The Animation) OVA and TV series, and Mobile Suit Gundam MS IGLOO: Apocalypse 0079 (機動戦士ガンダム MS IGLOO <イグルー> -黙示録0079-) OVA. There is no confirmation whether Bandai Visual USA has obtained the license for the first OVA, 機動戦士ガンダム MS IGLOO <イグルー> -1年戦争秘話-.

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime News: New Anime

Thursday, June 28, 2007 13:57

PC Hentai game 最終試験くじら will be adapted into a TV series. At this time it is still in the planning stages, so not much information is available.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News: Another New License From ADV

Wednesday, June 27, 2007 16:52

ADV Films has acquired the license for the OVA series Project Blue Earth SOS (ProjectBLUE 地球SOS).

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime News: Yet Another New License From ADV

Monday, June 25, 2007 11:33

ADV Films has acquired the license for the TV series Tokyo Majin (東京魔人學園剣風帖 龖) and its sceond season, 東京魔人學園剣風帖 龖 第弐幕.

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime News: ADV New License Again

Thursday, June 21, 2007 11:24

ADV has licensed the movie 5 Centimeters per Second (秒速5センチメートル), the newest work from Shinkai Makoto (新海 誠).The movie will be shown in threaters in Japan later this year.

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime News: ADV Nabs Xenosaga

Tuesday, June 19, 2007 15:49

ADV Films announced their license of Xenosaga (ゼノサーガ THE ANIMATION ) through IGN.com. Look for the first DVD on September 11, 2007.

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Site Update

Tuesday, June 19, 2007 15:16

We have just added the following titles to our database:

  • Mushishi
  • Sakura Wars OVA
  • Sakura Wars OVA 2
  • Sakura Wars TV
  • Sakura Wars the Movie
  • Sakura Taisen: Sumire
  • Sakura Taisen: Ecole de Paris
  • Sakura Taisen: Le Nouveau Paris
  • Sakura Taisen: New York NY.
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Anime News

Monday, June 18, 2007 16:04

According to AnimeOnDVD.com, Warner Home Video has obtained the worldwide (sans Japan) home video and TV license for Appleseed: Ex Machine. The movie will be released in Japan in 2008.

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Site Update

Wednesday, June 13, 2007 14:58

We have added the following titles from FUNimation:

  • Gunslinger Girl
  • Black Cat
  • Fruits Basket
  • School Rumble

We have also added The third - the Girl with the Blue Eye from Kadokawa USA and Right Stuf

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Site Update

Saturday, June 09, 2007 18:10

We have added the following titles from FUNimation:

  • SHUFFLE! (products coming soon)
  • SHUFFLE! Memories
  • Fullmetal Alchemist (both TV and movie)
  • Burst Angel
  • Moon Phase
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Anime News: New License

Friday, June 08, 2007 13:53

Bandai Visual USA has acquired the license for キスダム -ENGAGE planet- (Kissdum: Engage Planet), which is still on air in Japan. Also, they have obtained the license for HD-DVD / Blu-ray release of Akira, which Geneon still has the DVD license.

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime News: Gunslinger Girl Sequel Update

Wednesday, June 06, 2007 09:22

MMV has updated web page for the budget plans, and as of right now, the Gunslinger Girl sequel is removed from the budget report on its website.

Source: Anime News Network

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Site Announcement

Tuesday, June 05, 2007 15:21

We have added the following series to our database:

  • Tenchi Muyo! GXP
  • Tenchi Muyo! Ryo-Ohki
  • Negima!
  • Negima!? OVA
  • Negima!?

You can find them by searching or by browsing the Anime DVD index.

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Anime News: New Anime Series From Japan

Tuesday, June 05, 2007 10:00

The PS2 game キミキス (Kimikiss) will be adapted into a TV series under the title キミキス pure rouge. No word on when it will be broadcasted.

The sequel for Gunslinger Girl is confirmed on MMV's corporate website today as part of their budget plans...

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News: Four New Anime Series From Rondo Robe

Tuesday, June 05, 2007 23:32

Rondo Robe announced the following new anime series today:

We will add them into our database in the future.

Source: Moon Phase

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Anime News: New Licenses Announcement

Saturday, June 02, 2007 19:11

Bandai Entertainment has licensed Galaxy Angel X TV series and the two-episode Galaxy Angel S TV special.

Source: Anime News Network

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Anime News: New Licenses in 2007 Recap

Thursday, May 31, 2007 23:20

We will be adding the following newly licensed titles in the future:

ADV:
Red Garden, Welcome to the NHK, Pumpkin Scissors, Magikano, Innocent Venus, Air, The Wallflower

Bandai Visual:
Galaxy Angel Rune, Freedom, Demon Prince Emma

Geneon:
Rozen Maiden, Rozen Maiden: Traumend, Karin, When They Cry - Higurashi, Shonen Onmyoji, Familiar of Zero, The Story of Saiunkoku

Bandai Entertainment:
Galaxy Angel AA, Zegapain, Flag, My Otome

FUNimation:
Aquarion, My Santa, Shuffle!, Hell Girl, Black Blood Brothers

Right Stuf: The Third - the Girl with the Blue Eye

Media Blasters: Simoun

Viz Media: Death Note

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Welcome to Otaku HQ!

Thursday, May 31, 2007 16:23

We are happy to launch the site today! Here you can find information on anime and links to the DVDs from trusted online stores like Right Stuf.com, Amazon.ca and YesAsia.com! We will be adding new titles from FUNimation, Bandai Entertainment and Geneon in the coming weeks, be sure to check back here later to find what we have got!

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