Manga UK To Release Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex Deluxe Edition Blu-Ray as Zavvi Exclusive

It’s the news long-time anime fans have been waiting for since ‘High Definition’ releases became available but Manga Entertainment UK have announced that Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex will be released on Blu-Ray as a ‘Deluxe Edition’ release later this year as a Zavvi exclusive product. Read more of this post

Ghost in the Shell To Be Broadcast on Viceland UK This December

According to a report on Anime UK News Viceland UK, which are currently broadcasting episodes of Durarara and have previously broadcast episodes of Samurai Champloo and Tokyo Ghoul, will be broadcasting the original Ghost in the Shell movie directed by Mamoru Oshi this December. Read more of this post

Anime Limited & Manga UK Expand Digital Offering on Amazon Instant Video

During the past few weeks Anime Limited and Manga Entertainment UK have slowly been expanding the range of digital content available on Amazon Instant Video’s ‘video-on-demand’ platform; with both distributors offering a wide selection of anime content for fans to either rent or purchase digitally. Read more of this post

Animatsu & MangaUK Announce Adjustment’s To Their Release Schedule

Animatsu and Manga UK have announced, via a special post on their website, that due to an “unavoidable adjustment within the company” a large portion of their upcoming release schedule has had their release dates “re-evaluated” and changed. Read more of this post

MangaUK Release New Ghost in the Shell Movie Trailers

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Earlier next year Manga Entertainment UK will be releasing the original Ghost in the Shell movie into cinemas throughout the UK, with another DVD and Blu-ray release to follow shortly after; and to get people interested in the film Manga UK have begun releasing a selection of new trailers. Read more of this post

Animatsu and MangaUK Industry Panel Announcements from MCM London Comic Con October 2016

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Animatsu and Manga Entertainment UK were once again in full swing at this past weekends MCM London Comic Con event as not only did the distributor put on a show with their own Karaoke Stage, of which seemed to be insanely busy throughout the weekend; but the UK Anime Distributors opted to announce their new titles at their own stage – as a traditional panel – as opposed to having it take place within one of the theatre’s scattered around the event. Read more of this post

Ghost in the Shell UK Cinema Locations Confirmed

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Following on from the recent success of AKIRA in cinemas across the UK the anime distributor Manga Entertainment UK have now confirmed that Mamoru Oshii’s cyberpunk thriller Ghost in the Shell will receive the same treatment on the 25th January 2017; with tickets now available to pre-book on the official website. Read more of this post

Toco Toco TV Show Sees Ghost in the Shell Music Composer Kenji Kawai Interviewed

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The Japanese Discovery Show Toco Toco TV, which is broadcast on Youtube as well as France and Japan, has recently conducted an Interview with Patlabor and Ghost in the Shell Music Composer Kenji Kawai which highlights his life in Japan and as well as experiences working as a composer for various anime projects. Read more of this post

Anime Weekend Cinema Listings Confirmed for BFI Southbank June 2016

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The BFI Southbank London have confirmed their line-up of films for the June 2016 Anime weekend taking place between the 3rd and 5th June 2016; and it’s a pretty strong line-up of feature length anime movies – especially if you like Sci-Fi films.

As part of the weekend attendees will be able to watch Empire of Corpses, which previously made its appearence at MCM Loves Anime last year, alongside The Boy and his Beast, Psycho-Pass: The Movie, Ghost in the Shell: The New Movie as well as the original Ghost in the Shell. Read more of this post

Ghost in the Shell: The New Movie to be released on Blu-ray & DVD in May

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In a surprising, but unsurprising announcement, UK Distributor Manga Entertainment UK have revealed that they will be releasing the new Ghost in the Shell movie, which follows on from the events of the Ghost in the Shell: Arise OVA episodes, on Blu-ray and DVD within the UK later this year.

Currently scheduled for release on the 9th May 2016 the film will be available on both DVD and Blu-ray formats in English and Japanese; with the English dub once again being provided by FUNimation Entertainment. You can see an example of the English Dub in the US Trailer at the bottom of this page; but in the meantime you can check out the films synopsis below: Read more of this post