Anime Announcement Round-Up for London MCM Comic Con May 2015


Missed out on all the exciting anime announcements that took place throughout the London MCM Comic Con? or were you too lazy to read our detailed articles about each companies announcement and want a simple round-up? Either way fear not as we have complied all of the announcements made throughout the weekend into this single easy-to-read post.

Animatsu Entertainment: (Watch the Panel)

  • A Certain Magical Index – Season 1 (DVD and Blu-ray in Q3/Q4)
  • A Certain Scientific Railgun – Season 1 (DVD and Blu-ray in Q3/Q4)
  • Black Bullet (DVD and Blu-ray in TBC)
  • Golden Time (DVD and Blu-ray in TBC)
  • Knights of Sidonia – Season 1 (DVD and Blu-ray in July 2015)
  • Parasyte (DVD and Blu-ray by end of 2015)
  • Triage X (DVD and Blu-ray TBC)

Anime Limited: (Watch the Panel)

  • Aldnoah Zero (DVD & Blu-ray; Part 1 in Q4 2015, Part 2 in 2016)
  • Duarara X2 (DVD & Blu-ray in TBC)
  • Fusé: Memoirs Of A Huntress (DVD & Blu-ray in August 2015)
  • Sword Art Online II (DVD & Blu-ray; 4 Part instalments with Part 1 in August 2015)

Manga Entertainment UK: (Watch the Panel)

  • Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F (Details TBC)
  • Madoka Magica Movie 1: Beginnings (DVD in July 2015)
  • Madoka Magica Movie 2: Eternal (DVD in july 2015)
  • Madoka Magica Movie 1 & 2 Deluxe Collectors (2-Disc Blu-ray in artbox in July 2015)
  • Madoka Magica Movie 3: Rebellion (September 2015)

MVM Entertainment:

  • Amnesia (DVD and Blu-ray in July 2015)
  • Captain Earth (DVD and Blu-ray in July 2015)
  • Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works (TBC)
  • Love Live! Season 1 (Subbed DVD in July, Blu-ray with English Dub in 2016)
  • Muv-Luv Alternate Total Eclipse (DVD & Blu-ray; Part 1 in August, Part 2 in September)

In addition to the above MVM Entertainment also announced that they have licensed the following shows for release next year:

  • Busou Shinki
  • Flowers of Evil
  • Hidamari Sketch Season 1
  • Kamisama Kiss Season 2
  • Kampfer/Kampfer Fur Die Liebe
  • Kill Me Baby
  • Love, Election Chocolate
  • Love live Season 2
  • Maid-Sama
  • Nyanko!
  • Outbreak Company
  • Photokano
  • Re-Kan
  • Rosen Maiden-Zuruckspulen
  • Samurai Harem
  • Sasami-San@Ganbarani
  • So I Can’t Play H

Finally; to round-out the announcements, Viewster revealed that a variety of Anime Limited titles – both new and old – are currently available to stream on their FREE Streaming service.

Viewster Catalogue Update: (Watch the panel)

  • Duarara
  • Fate/Kaleid
  • Outlaw Star
  • Vision of Escaflowne

The announcements made at this May’s London MCM Comic Con by the companies were big, bold and surprising; but lets not forget there are plenty of titles which have already been announced but were not mentioned during the weekend. For example Manga UK have Dragon Ball Z Kai (Season 1 and 2) coming out on Blu-ray and DVD by September; while Animatsu have The Comic Artist & His Assistants Complete Series which is also due out in Setepmber on both DVD and Blu-ray.

Either way; the UK Anime Industry is definately getting bigger and better – so there is plenty to look forward to within the next half of the year; and judging from MVM Entertainments 2016 line-up there is plenty to look forward to next year as well.

About Scott Emsen
Scott is the Founder and Executive Editor of AnimeBlurayUK but in the past he has produced content for ZOMGPlay, Rice Digital and Funstock and was once a Community Moderator for the Nokia N-Gage forums. Based in the UK, he loves anything related to Games & Anime and in In his spare time you'll mostly find him playing on one of his many gaming consoles; namely the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4.

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