Unboxing: My Hero Academia – Season One (Collector’s Edition Blu-ray & DVD Combo Pack) [UK]

Last month Universal Pictures UK announced that it would be releasing the first season of My Hero Academia as a Collector’s Edition Blu-ray and DVD combo pack release within the UK and now a mere month after this announcement this ‘Collector’s Edition’ release of My Hero Academia is now within our grasp. So; what is in this Collector’s Edition set and how does it compare to previous anime-related-products distributed by Universal Pictures UK? The answer is quite a complicated one but you can find out for yourself in our unboxing. Read more of this post

Attack on Titan: Junior High – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) – REGION LOCKED

Attack on Titan: Junior High – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack)

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

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

Price: $59.99 / £48.06 (Excluding postage)

Episodes: 1 – 12 (2 Blu-ray’s & 2 DVD’s)

Plot: Eren and his friends are the hapless first-year students at Attack Junior High, a unique school for both humans and Titans alike. That’s right… Titans go to class, too-in their own gigantic classrooms with their larger-than-life school supplies and benches as big as buildings!

And while most humans are happy to avoid the massive monstrosities, Eren will stop at nothing to exact revenge on the hungry Titan who ate something more precious than human life-his mom’s homemade chee-burg bento! Join the secret Scout Regiment as they plan to stop the Titans while Eren masters the omni-directional mobility gear to clean the massive wall surrounding the campus.

Aria the Scarlet Ammo – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) [S.A.V.E Edition] – REGION FREE

Aria the Scarlet Ammo – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) [S.A.V.E Edition]

BD Region: A & B (Confirmed Playable in the UK)
Boxart states Region B Compatible
– Disc 1 is Region B Compatible; but Disc 2 is Region A only (This may have been fixed in this re-release)

DVD Region: 1, 2 & 4  (Confirmed Playable in the UK)
Boxart states Region 2 Compatible

Price: £16.81 / $20.99 (Excludes Postage)

Episodes: 1 – 13 (2 Blu-ray & 2 DVD)

Plot: Aria is a volatile girl who wields two pistols and two swords and holds the highest rank in assault studies at a high school for young mercenaries.

This pint-sized prodigy swoops in to save her classmate Kinji from a high-speed chase, but he ends up saving her after he switches from a boring wimp into a total hot shot! His secret? He only turns into something of a James Bond when he’s turned on!

Convinced Kinji’s an ace, Aria strong-arms him into being her partner – but she isn’t the only femme fatale who wants a taste of his coveted combat skills. Aria gets Kinji for one mission, but he’ll end up with more than one finger on his trigger!

Senran Kagura Ninja Flash – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) [S.A.V.E Edition] – REGION FREE

Senran Kagura Ninja Flash – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) [S.A.V.E Edition]

BD Region: A & B (Confirmed Playable in the UK)
Boxart states Region A Only

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

Price: $21.59 / £19.01 (Excludes Postage)

Episodes: 1 – 12 (2 Blu-ray & 2 DVD)

Plot: Asuka and her friends may look like any other girls at Hanzo Academy, but they’re secretly studying the ancient art of Ninjutsu! While other students do their homework, Asuka and the gang push their beautiful bodies to the breaking point in pursuit of their perfect form. Life is one sexy sparring session after another until a deviously demented rival clan of evil ninjas ambushes the Hanzo hotties – and steals their sacred ninja scroll.

Faced with their toughest – and most well-rounded – enemies ever, Asuka and her fellow deadly divas will have to go further than they’ve ever gone before to prove they’ve mastered the art of full frontal combat!

MVM To Release Tenchi Muyo OVA Series as a Collector’s Edition Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack

Several months ago MVM Entertainment announced that they would be releasing the original Tenchi Muyo OVA series, which consists of thirteen episodes, on to Blu-ray and this weekend the UK Anime Distributor announced on social media that they plan to release the series as a Collector’s Edition Blu-ray and DVD Combo Pack on the 10th July 2017. Read more of this post

Universal Pictures UK Confirm My Hero Academia – Season 1 Release Plans

Late last month BBFC listings were discovered that revealed that Universal Pictures UK would be releasing the first season of My Hero Academia on Blu-ray and DVD. Well today Universal Pictures UK have officially confirmed that they will be releasing the series within the UK and better yet it will be getting the Limited Edition Blu-ray and DVD Combo Pack treatment. Read more of this post

Wanna Be The Strongest In The World – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) [S.A.V.E Edition] – REGION LOCKED

Wanna Be The Strongest In The World – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) [S.A.V.E Edition]

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: $22.99 / £18.49 (Excluding postage)

Episodes: 1 – 12 (2 Blu-ray & 2 DVD)

Plot: The eye-popping world of women’s professional wrestling is sweaty, sadistic, and savagely sexy. Famous Japanese pop idol Sakura Hagiwara is better suited for the dance floor than the wrestling ring, but this ravishing songstress is about to put her body to the ultimate test.

When she and fellow idol Elena are assigned to pose as wrestlers for a very special show, a vicious lady brawler by the name of Rio decides to teach the girls a lesson they won’t soon forget. Rio unleashes a flurry of ferocious of attacks on Elena, contorting her divine female form into an array of very naughty positions.

Shocked by the blush-inducing beating taken by her friend, Sakura vows to get her heavenly curves ready to rumble and redeem the good name of idols everywhere by becoming a bona fide diva of the pro-wrestling world!

Rideback – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) [S.A.V.E Edition] – REGION FREE

Rideback – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) [S.A.V.E Edition]

BD Region: A & B (Playable in the UK)
Boxart states Region B Compatible

DVD Region: 1, 2 & 4  (Playable in the UK)
Boxart states Region 2 Compatible

Price: $21.99 / £16.82 (Excludes postage)

Episodes: 1 – 12 (2 Blu-ray & 2 DVD)

Plot: Atop her robotic RideBack motorcycle, an ex-dancer ignites the fires of rebellion in a nation held captive by its own oppressive government.

After an injury forces Rin to trade her stage career for college life, she finds new thrills as a member of the RideBack Club. When she discovers an unusual connection with one machine in particular – Fuego – she is forced into the middle of a revolution.

The tyrannical new government rules with an iron fist, and Rin is reluctant to take them on. But as her dearest friends suffer, and the insurgency struggles to topple the increasingly powerful regime, Rin may have no choice but to gun Fuego’s engines and speed directly into the heart of the fight for freedom.

Okami-san and Her Seven Companions – Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) [S.A.V.E Edition] – REGION FREE

Okami-san and Her Seven Companions – Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack)  [S.A.V.E Edition]

BD Region: A & B (Playable in the UK)
Boxart states Region B Compatible

DVD Region: 1, 2 & 4  (Playable in the UK)
Boxart states Region 2 Compatible

Price: $21.99 / £17.62 (Excludes Postage

Episodes: 1 – 12 (2 Blu-ray & 2 DVD)

Plot: Ookami Ryouko is a spunky and, by some accounts, rather manly high school girl. She is tall, speaks in a traditionally masculine way and is very proficient in fighting. Ookami-san’s best friend is the small and high-pitched voiced Akai Ringo.

Ookami and Ringo are members of the Otogi Bank, a club in Otogi High School that assists students with their problems in return for their assistance on a different problem at a later date. The Otogi Bank is able to solve any problem and will go to any lengths to do so, often leading the members to danger or mayhem.

Since most of the members of the club are female, another male is needed for the more dangerous assignments. Thus, the scopophobic (the fear of being looked at) Morino Ryoushi is inducted as a member, right after he confesses his love for Ookami…

Fairy Tail – Collection 6 (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) – REGION LOCKED

Fairy Tail – Collection 6 (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: $54.98 / £44.09 (Excluding postage)

Episodes: 121 – 142 (4 Blu-ray’s & 4 DVD’s)

Plot: When a mighty dragon attacks, Fairy Tails most powerful members go missing for seven years. Once they finally return, Natsu and his friends find their guilds headquarters in shambles. Determined to get it back to its former glory, they take on any job that comes their wayno matter how ridiculous.

But nothing ever stays simple for the wizards of Fairy Tail. A mysterious girl appears with a piece of the Infinity Clocka legendary enchanted item that could bring ruin to the entire world. Determined to find the remaining pieces, Natsu and his friends begin the search.

But a secret order of wizards stands in their way, untrusting of the notoriously destructive guild. More trouble awaits them when Oracin Seis is reborn in a terrifyingly powerful new form and wants the catastrophic clock for themselves!