Anime Limited Christmas Showcase 2022 Unveils Collector’s Editions Ascendance of a Bookworm, Evangelion, Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water and Tower of God

Ahead of the annual 12 Days of Christmas campaign, of which sees Anime Limited heavily discount old stock and offer up new releases as early bird pre-orders on their own store, the distributor have today revealed what fans can expect during this promotion from a pre-order perspective.

The major surprise is the confirmation that Anime Limited will be releasing Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water on 4K Blu-Ray, with a Blu-Ray release also planned. The series was preivously released in the United Kingdom by Animatsu, but quickly went out of print, and is a welcome addition to the Anime Limited catalog. Other surprise announcements include a Collector’s Edition re-release of Neon Genesis Evangelion (of which was originally exclusive to Zavvi), a new re-release of Cyber City Odeo 808 using the new High Definition masters and confirmation of Ascendance of a Bookworm, a title which had previously been announced for a UK release but has been quiet ever since. A breakdown of these announcements and more can be found below:


  • Ascendance of a Bookworm (Season 1 & 2)
    • Collector’s Edition includes 100-page art book
  • Cyber City Odeo 808
    • Collector’s Edition using new masters and HD transfer
  • The Deer King
    • Collector’s Edition containing Blu-Ray, DVD, 16-page book and Poster
  • Goodbye, DonGlees!
    • Collector’s Edition Blu-Ray
  • Lisa and the Blue Bird
    • Standard Edition with 32-Page Booklet
  • Neon Genesis Evangelion (TV Series + Movies)
    • Collector’s Edition reprint with both Classic Dub & Netflix Dub
  • Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water
    • Ultimate Edition Blu-Ray and 4K Blu-Ray with art book
  • Tower of God
    • Ultimate Edition Blu-Ray with 200-page art book
  • Revolutionary Girl Utena
    • Complete Series Blu-Ray (All three parts in a single box)


  • Attack on Titan – Season 3 Soundtrack Collection

All of the above will be made available to pre-order during the 12 Days of Christmas sale on the Anime Limited store and, as with previous years, it is expected that each title will be made available for pre-order on each of the days. In addition to the above the distributor also confirmed that the mystery bundles will be returning and that the promotions will start on 1st December 2022 and end on 12th December 2022.

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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