Shin Godzilla Extended to 100 Screens Across the UK


Those hoping to watch Hideaki Anno (creator of Evangelion) and Shinji Higuchi (director of Toho’s 2015 Attack on Titan live action movies) live-action-film Shin Godzilla will be excited to hear that Manga Entertainment UK have extended the number of cinemas showing the film. Read more of this post

Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond The Myth Dragoon Class Gameplay Trailer Released

Deep Silver, via ATLUS, will be releasing Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond The Myth onto the Nintendo 3DS later this year within Europe and to highlight what one can expect from this ‘fifth’ instalment into the franchise a brand new gameplay trailer has been released; this time highlighting the Dragoon Class warrior. Read more of this post

Glasgow Film Theatre Begin Japanese Animation Season

It seems getting Japanese Anime onto the Big Screen has become a bit of a success as the Glasgow Film Theatre have begun a Japanese Animation Season as part of their ‘Drawing Inspiration’ selection of films. Read more of this post

The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl UK Cinema Release Delayed

UK Anime Distributor have today revealed on social media that their theatrical release of The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl has been delayed until the 2nd October 2017. Read more of this post

Dragon Ball FighterZ Closed Beta Dates Announced

Earlier in the month Bandai Namco Entertainment announced that Dragon Ball FighterZ, a 2.5D sprite-based fighting game based upon the Dragon Ball franchise for the Xbox One, PS4 & PC, would receive a closed beta event later this year. Well today the publisher have confirmed which dates the beta test will take place; and it is a bit more ‘restrictive’ than one would’ve first thought. Read more of this post

Quick Look: Tenchi Muyo OVA Collection (2017)

When MVM Entertainment announced that they would be re-releasing the original Tenchi Muyo OVA Series, the series which initally made it’s UK debut on Cartoon Network UK’s Toonami anime block alongside Dragon Ball Z and Gundam Wing, on DVD and Blu-ray the entire anime community were overcome with joy; especially those who grew up watching the series on UK TV and missed out on MVM Entertainment’s previous releases of the series. Read more of this post

Fairy Tail – Collection 8 (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) – REGION LOCKED

Fairy Tail – Collection 8 (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack)

BD Region: A (Confirmed NOT Playable in the UK)
Boxart states Region A Only

DVD Region: 1 (Confirmed NOT Playable in the UK)
Boxart states Region 1 Only

Price: $35.69 / £27.44 (Excluding postage)

Episodes: 165 – 187 (4 Blu-ray’s & 4 DVD’s)

Plot: The most epic magic tournament is history continues as the members of FairyTale attempt to snatch victory from the stronger guilds in the Grand Magic Games. When either guilds start playing dirty, Ezra challenges one hundred deadly opponents in a battle unlike anything the Fiore Kingdom has ever seen.

With the magical world completely focused on the completing guilds, a looming threat gains power and conspiracy is revealed! Lucy and Yukino are accused and imprisoned for their involvement, and it’s up to Natsu to free them. But just when things are going as planned, they’re tossed into an inescapable palace and face a group more twisted and challenging than any guild.

As everyone fights for the kingdom and their freedom, the threat of a doomsday prediction could destroy everything they know, and when secrets are exposed and parts connected a shocking reveal of a familiar face will rock the guild to its very freedom.

 

Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – Complete Collection (Limited Edition Blu-ray) – REGION LOCKED

Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – Complete Collection (Limited Edition Blu-ray)

BD Region: A (Confirmed NOT Playable in the UK)
– Boxart states Region A Only

Price: $119.99 / £91.07 (Excludes postage)

Episodes: 1 –50 (8 Blu-ray’s)

Plot: In 2017 a.t.b. the Holy Britannian Empire has reign over half of the world. Each country they conquer is stripped of their culture, their freedom, and even their name. A beacon of hope for the people came in the form of a mysterious masked rebel named Zero and his army of Black Knights. Behind the mask is Lelouch Lamperouge, once a prince of the Britannian Empire who is hell-bent on revenge for his mother’s death and protecting his younger sister, Nunnally.

He is given a gift, a power known as Geass that allows him to control the mind of anyone he looks at. It is with his Geass that his plan to bring a world worthy of his sister is close to fruition; until he faces off with knight of Britannia and his former best friend, Suzaku Kururugi.

A year later, Zero is declared dead and Britannia continues its reign under this belief. The Black Knights still fight, but their numbers are severely reduced. Without Zero, hope for Japan is no more.

Quick Look: Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom (PS4)

Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom is the next chapter into LEVEL-5’s JPRG adventure that mixtures gorgeous visuals with enriched deep story telling and we managed to sample a small portion of the game through the E3 Demo Build at a preview event in Bandai Namco Entertainment’s UK Headquarters (which is just as awesome as it sounds!). Read more of this post

PQube Games to Release UNDER NIGHT IN-BIRTH Exe:Late[st] within Europe

Earlier in the year Arc System Works, in conjunction with French Bread, announced that they would be releasing an updated variation of their PS3 and PC Game UNDER NIGHT IN-BIRTH Exe:Late, which amusingly would be known as UNDER NIGHT IN-BIRTH Exe:Late[st], onto PlayStation platforms in Japan. Well during the course of the weekend PQube Games have announced that they will be bringing the game to Europe for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. Read more of this post