Netflix Announces Live-Action Cowboy Bebop TV Series

Following on from yesterday’s announcement of Neon Genesis Evangelion being available to stream early next year on Netflix the video-on-demand giant have now announced that a live-action Cowboy Bebop TV series is currently in production and will be available to stream on Netflix in the near future. Read more of this post

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Netflix UK to Add Live-Action Bleach Film Next Month

Bleach fans will be excited to learn that Warner Bros Pictures live-action-adaptation of the manga and anime franchise, which received its cinematic Japanese debut earlier this year in Japan, will be added to Netflix’s ever-growing catalog of video-on-demand content within the UK. Read more of this post

Live-Action Mob Psycho 100 to Stream on Netflix UK This Month

Netflix UK have confirmed that the live-action adaptation of the Japanese webmanga, Mob Psycho 100, will begin streaming on the 22nd May 2018 within the UK. Read more of this post

Live-Action Kakegurui Available to Stream on Netflix UK

Those who enjoyed the Netflix original anime series Kakegurui, of which Anime Limited plan to release on Blu-Ray and DVD within the UK, will be excited to learn that a live-action adaptation is now available to stream on the subscription-based video-on-demand streaming service Netflix UK. Read more of this post

Live Action Tokyo Ghoul Receives an Extended Trailer

Earlier in the year Anime Limited released a ‘teaser trailer’ for the upcoming live-action Tokyo Ghoul, which will be available in selected cinemas from the 31st January 2018, but now the UK distributor have released the extended version of the trailer; thus giving fans a better idea on what to expect from the film. Read more of this post

Live Action Tokyo Ghoul Film To Be Shown in UK Cinemas This Month

Anime Limited have today announced that the live-action-adaptation of the Tokyo Ghoul manga will be available across selected cinemas within the UK on the 31st January 2018. Read more of this post

Live Action Tokyo Ghoul Movie To Be Given Limited UK Cinema Release Next Year

Anime Limited have announced that they will give the live-action Tokyo Ghoul movie a limited UK Cinema run later next year with a home video release to follow shortly after. Read more of this post

Blu-ray Review: Attack on Titan – Movie 1

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The Attack on Titan franchise continues to be popular as while Manga Entertainment UK continue to push-out a re-release of the anime series, and Koei Tecmo Europe releasing a video-game based on the anime in August, we find ourselves seeing Animatsu Entertainment release the live-action adaptation of the franchise from Toho Studios. So; does this live action film deserve your attention? Well that all depends on your perspective but we take a closer look to find out what this UK Blu-ray release has in store.

Synopsis:

Fast-forward 100 years. What remains of the human population now survives in relative peace behind massive walls erected in defence against the Titans. That peace is shattered when a Colossal Titan, measuring over 50 meters tall, smashes through the wall and allows a horde of other Titans to enter.

Eren Yeager had resigned himself to a life confined behind these walls. “Nothing I do would make a difference”, he thought. But when he joins the ‘Outer Wall Restoration Team’ set up to fight against the Titans, he is reunited with Mikasa, a childhood friend. The new recruits embark on a mission to plug the gaping hole in the wall and stop the waves of titans once and for all. With humanity’s survival on the line, will there be a future for Eren and Mikasa, and for mankind itself? Read more of this post

Attack on Titan Movies to be Released on DVD & Blu-ray this year!

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In a recent “Ask Andrew” segment on the Manga UK Blog it has been revealed that the live-action Attack on Titan movies will be released on DVD, Blu-ray and Limited Edition Steelbook later this year.

Specifically Attack on Titan – Part 1 will be released on the 27th June 2016 with the second part being released on the 25th July 2016.

I’m happy to say that Attack on Titan Movie 1 will be out on June 27. It’ll be available on DVD, Blu-ray and Limited Edition Steelbook. Movie 2 will shortly follow on July 25 and shall also come out as a Limited Edition Steelbook. Keep an eye on our Twitter and Facebook feeds for artwork reveal and pre-order information.

Both films previously received a limited run in cinemas last year; so its nice to see Animatsu / MangaUK announced a confirmed release date for the films.

Rurouni Kenshin 2: Kyoto Inferno to be released onto Blu-ray and DVD in April within the UK

Rurouni_Kenshin_Kyoto_Inferno_Japanese_PosterThose wishing to experience Rurouni Kenshin 2: Kyoto Inferno but missed out on its limited theatrical run are in luck; as Warner Bros UK have recently confirmed that they will be releasing the film on Blu-ray and DVD within the UK.

Due for release on the 6th April 2015 Rurouni Kenshin 2: Kyoto Inferno will be available as a steelbook Blu-ray and a standard DVD; which is a similiar release plan to the previously confirmed Black Butler film. Read more of this post