Operation Babel: New Tokyo Legacy Released with FREE DLC for a Limited Time

Operation Babel: New Tokyo Legacy releases this week on to the PS Vita and PC and those looking forward to this dungeon-crawler-styled-JRPG will be excited to learn that for a limited time a selection of FREE DLC Content will be made available for the game across both platforms. Read more of this post

Shu PS Vita Release Date Announced Alongside FREE DLC

Following on from the release of the hand-drawn platformer Shu on to the PS4 and Steam, developers Coatsink have now announced that the game will be making it’s way to the PS Vita alongside a selection of FREE DLC content for the remainder of the year. Read more of this post

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 DLC Pack 1 Plans Revealed Alongside Free Content

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It’s only been a few weeks since Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 was released onto the numerous platforms and Bandai Namco Entertainment have already begun to unveil their DLC Plans for the game; specifically speaking the first DLC Pack for the game which adds numerous characters from Dragon Ball Super as well as a selection of new missions and events. Read more of this post

Daisuki To Stream Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin – Episodes 1 – 3 Later this Month

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In a rather surprising announcement Daisuki, the online on-demand-streaming site, have announced that they will be showing both the Japanese and English Dubbed versions of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Episodes 1 to 3 later this month for free. Read more of this post

Anime Limited Details FREE! Eternal Summer Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Contents

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It has been a relatively short-time-coming but Anime Limited have today revealed, via the recent Newswire blog post, what to expect from the upcoming UK Collector’s Edition Blu-ray release of FREE! Eternal Summer.

To start with FREE! Eternal Summer will be available on DVD and Collector’s Edition Blu-ray from the 22nd August 2016 and it will contain the entire second season in English and Japanese; with the English Dub being produced by FUNimation Entertainment. The Collector’s Edition Blu-ray release however will see the series presented in a digipack styled box with a selection of physical content, in thise case a 64-page art book, two stickers and seven arts. Read more of this post

Anime Limited Confirm a Selection of Release Date Amendments

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As of late Anime Limited have been relatively strong with a successful line-up of releases, with most recently being Aldnoah Zero – Season 1 and Sword Art Online II – Part 4; however not all titles manage to release on time and today as part of their weekly newswire the UK distributor is addressing some of these delays to keep those concerned at bay. Strictly speaking a selection of ‘tentative’ release date titles have now been given a more ‘realistic’ release date; some of which are long overdue.

To start with The Empire of Corpses, which is given a tentative date for July, has now been given an 8th August 2016. The reason for the change was due to a delay in production of the steelbook case, which can be seen below, but as it was a tentative ‘unconfirmed’ date then this particular release doesn’t feel like much of a delay. Read more of this post

Free – Eternal Summer – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack) – REGION FREE

Free – Eternal Summer – The Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack)

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

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

Price: $49.99/ £34.63 (Excluding postage)

Episodes: 1 – 12 (2 Blu-ray & 2 DVD)

Plot: The cherry blossoms are blooming, the sun is shining, and it’s the perfect time to hit the pool! Haruka, Makoto, Nagisa, and Rei are anxious to get into the water and warm up their winter muscles ASAP, but things aren’t all flip-turns and finish lines. Haru’s passion for swimming is drying up, which dashes Rin’s hope for a true rivalry. With their futures after high school looming over them, Makoto and Haru are having a hard time focusing. And a gruff new Samezuka student, Sosuke, appears just in time to jeopardize Iwatobi’s chance at nationals.

From Kyoto Animation comes the internet phenomenon that’s making a splash! Free! Eternal Summer– is full of lovable characters, beautiful animation, and of course, Muscles!

—-NOTE—-

Anime Limited will be releasing Free – Eternal Summer, otherwise known as Free – Season 2, on Blu-ray and DVD within the UK later this year.

Viewster App Now Available on Xbox 360; Coming Soon To Other Devices

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Following on from the release of it’s iOS and Android App Viewster have now released a dedicated app for the Xbox 360; an app which allows all of the streaming content found on their website to be streamed directly to your Xbox 360 console; as CEO of Viewster, Kai Henniges, explains:

Our community has heavily requested Viewster’s presence on the Xbox 360 Marketplace, so we’re extremely happy to now finally be able to accommodate our user’s needs for another channel to enjoy our unique entertainment. We fully adapt consoles as a natural element in cross-device viewing throughout the week”

The Viewster App on the Xbox 360 will operate just like it’s mobile counterparts; whereby users can watch a variety of shows without the need of a monthly subscription. Additionally the app will feature trailers of selective shows, so you’ve got a rough idea of what to expect before watching, and synopsis of each show.

Viewster have also suggested that Apps for other console platforms, such as the Xbox One, PS3 and PS4, are currently in the works and will be released in due course.

Nintendo eShop Offering Two Episodes of Attack on Titan for FREE

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To celebrate the announcement of Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains being released onto the Nintendo 3DS within the UK, Europe and America later this year the Nintendo eShop is currently offering the first two episodes of the anime for free.

As of yesterday, Thursday 2nd April 2015, and until the 2nd July 2015, anyone with access to the Nintendo eShop within the UK, Europe and America can watch the first two episodes of the anime. Interestingly not only is the anime presented uncut, which is a surprise considering its violent and brutal nature, but its being presented in Japanese with English Subtitles – which may cause some annoyances when viewed on smaller devices; but at least the translation is better than those on the UK Blu-ray sets. Read more of this post

Viewster Expands Anime Content with Bakemonogatari, Nisemonogatari, Oreimo and Much More

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If you’ve been looking for some ‘free’ legal anime then Viewster is probably worth checking out, as in the past few weeks the US Based streaming site have begun to show a variety of anime titles including the ever popular Monogatari franchise (Bakemonogatari and Nisemonogatari) and the comical Oreimo.

This is ‘in addition’ to the limited anime content that they had previously, such as Dance in the Vampire Bund, Strike Witches Season 2 and Ouran Highschool Host Club. All of the Anime is available in Japanese with English subtitles, or in English (where available), but more importantly they are free to watch and do not requrie a subscription (although adverts do appear at regular intervals).

As it currently stands Viewstar has sixteen different anime titles to stream from, with more being added in the coming weeks; so if you are looking for English Dubbed anime then viewster is definately worth checking out. Alternatively if you are looking for ‘new’ anime then their are also a variety of other services to choose from, such as Animax UK, Crunchyroll and Wakanim.