DVD Review: Fate / Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Part 1

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Type-Moon returns for another go at the Fate/Stay Night storyline; but how does this TV adaptation of Unlimited Blade Works fair on DVD? Well lets find out in our latest DVD review.

Synopsis:

The Holy Grail War has begun. An ancient ritual, seven masters and their seven holy spirits fight to the death. It’s said the winner who possesses the Holy Grail is granted any wish they desire. Rin Tohsaka has been training to become a master her whole life, just like her father.

Rin and her servant Archer form an unlikely bond with Emiya Shirou who finds himself becoming the master of Saber, one of the most powerful servants in the Holy Grail War. Working together they have to survive knowing only one master can remain. Saber, Lancer, Archer, Rider, Caster, Assassin and Berserker.

Who of these seven heroic spirits will earn the mythical Holy Grail and what will they wish for? Read more of this post

Blu-ray Review: Fate/Stay Night – Unlimited Blade Works

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The movie installment into the Fate/Stay Night saga is finally here within the UK, but whats included and what did we think of it? Well find out in our Blu-ray Review of Fate/Stay Night – Unlimited Blade Works.

Synopsis:

Having spent the last ten years of his life studying under a mysterious sorcerer, Shiro Emiya has become a Magi, a sorcerer who has summoned a “Servant,” a mystical female warrior of incredible power named Saber, to stand together in the ultimate test of sorcery and magic: the Holy Grail War. But Shiro’s own feelings for Saber may conflict with their goal.

To win the contest means to take the risk of losing everything, even as he also begins to empathize with members of the rival battleteams. While seven teams will enter the battle, only one will leave, and the winners will receive the prize of the Grail itself and their greatest wish granted. Will that wish be worth the price Shiro must ultimately pay? Read more of this post

UK Release of Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works Delayed Until September

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Manga Entertainment UK has today took to Twitter and Facebook to, unfortunately, announce that the UK Blu-ray & DVD Release of Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works has been delayed until September.

Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works, which is a feature length film and a continuation of the TV Series, was originally expected to be released on the 26th August 2013 but instead it will now be released a month later on the 25th September 2013.

According to the statement released by Manga UK it was an “unexpected” and “unavoidable” delay, with online retailers expected to change their listings very shortly.

*News Flash*
Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works release delayed.

Hi everyone. Due to an unexpected delay the release of Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works on DVD and Blu-ray has been delayed until 30th September.

We apologise for this delay but it is completely unavoidable. This information will be updated accordingly on online retailer listings shortly.

You can still pre-order Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works now at http://ow.ly/mS3Lx ^JG

For now though, Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works, will be released on the 30th September 2013 instead of its original 26th August 2013 release date, but more importantly it is still being released on both DVD and Blu-ray within the UK.