Blu-ray Review: Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet – The Complete Collection

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It’s not often that anime is released in the UK before it’s American debut, even more so when the series has been dubbed, but with Manga Entertainment UK’s release of Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet thats exactly what we have; So with that being said what can we expect from this Blu-ray release? Well lets take a look in our Blu-ray review of Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet – The Complete Collection.

Synopsis:

While fighting an intense inter-galactic war, a mecha pilot was accidentally warped into a space-time neither he nor the computer of his mecha could recognize.

After waking up from a long-time hibernation, he found himself trapped on a planet, with human residents talking in an unknown form of language, using inferior technologies, and – most shocking to him – naturally breathable air.. Read more of this post

Manga Entertainment UK’s Entire Q3 Release Line-Up Outed by Anime-On-Line

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It looks like someone jumped the gun at the Anime-On-Line Website as all of Manga Entertainment UK’s Q3 / Third Quarter release line-up has been revealed, and more importantly they are all available to pre-order.

All of the titles listed below have previously been announced before, so there is no ‘surprises’ in store, however its assumed that these release dates would have been revealed at the upcoming London MCM Comic-Con.

Anyway you can see the full list, with release dates and links, below:

7th July 2014:

Bleach – Series 12 (DVD)
Dragon Ball – Collection 2 (DVD)
Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan – Season 2 Part 2 (DVD)

14th July 2014:

Psycho Pass – Series 1 Part 1 (Blu-ray / DVD)

21st July 2014:

Jormungand – Season 1 (Blu-ray / DVD)
Naruto Shippuden – Box Set 18 (DVD)

28th July 2014:

Fairy Tail: The Movie – Phoenix Priestess (Blu-ray / DVD)
One Piece – Movie Collection 1  (DVD)

11th August 2014:

Fairy Tail – Part 8 (Blu-ray / DVD)
One Piece Collection 7 (DVD)

25th August 2014:

Dragon Ball – Collection 3 (DVD)
Jormungand – Season 2 (Blu-ray / DVD)
Robotics Notes – Part 1 (Blu-ray / DVD)

1st September 2014:

Psycho Pass – Series 1 Part 2 (Blu-ray / DVD)

8th September 2014:

Bleach – Series 14 Part 1 (DVD)
Karneval – Complete Series (Blu-ray / DVD)
One Piece – Movie Collection 2 (DVD)

15th September 2014:

Attack on Titan – Part 1 ( Blu-rayDVD / Collectors)
HK: Forbidden Superhero (Blu-ray / DVD)

29th September 2014:

Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet Complete Series + OVA’s (Blu-ray / DVD)
Ghost in the Shell – Steelbook Edition (Blu-ray)

As always Manga Entertainment UK could alter these release dates and new titles could be added, but for the time being this is what you can expect during July, August and September of 2014.

Manga UK Licenses Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet for UK Distribution

Manga Entertainment UK has today took to their official Instagram account (Yes they have one) to announce that they will be releasing the Production I.G. produced anime series Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet within the UK.

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COMING SOON!

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As it stands Manga UK have yet to announce any release details (such as format and price) but it will be released into the UK sometime in the near future and presumably within the year.