Here are the anime and manga that fans will be able to pick up throughout this week, featuring titles from FUNimation Entertainment, Viz Media and Bandai as well as others.
A few companies have multiple releases this week for anime fans to look forward to when they hit stores tomorrow. FUNimation Entertainment releases the Soul Eater (Weapon Collection) on DVD, Ah! My Goddess season two on DVD (S.A.V.E.) and the complete collection of Noir on DVD (Classics) while Bandai releases the Mobile Suit Gundam 00 movie, Awakening of the Trailblazer in a DVD/Blu-ray combo pack as well as the second DVD of Melancholy of Haruhi-chan Suzumiya & Nyoron! Churuya-san! Media Blasters also has two new releases as the complete collection of Otoboku: Maidens Are Falling For Me on DVD and the second part of Queen’s Blade 2: The Evil Eye releases on DVD along with Sentai Filmworks’ first collection of Kobato on DVD.
Here is the list once again along with MSRPs.
Ah! My Goddess Season 2 DVD Complete Series (Hyb) – S.A.V.E. Edition $29.98
Gundam, Mobile Suit 00 The Movie DVD/Blu-ray (Hyb): Awakening of the Trailblazer $39.98
Kobato DVD Collection 1 (S) $49.98
Melancholy of Haruhi-chan Suzumiya & Nyoron! Churuya-san! DVD Part 2 (Hyb) $24.98
Noir DVD Complete Series (Hyb) – Anime Classics $49.98
Otoboku: Maidens Are Falling For Me DVD Complete Collection (S) – Litebox $19.99
Queen’s Blade 2: The Evil Eye DVD Series Part 2 (Hyb) $24.98
Soul Eater DVD Part 3 + Part 4 (Hyb) (Weapon Collection) $69.98
The manga department sees a bit of a decline in the number of releases this week, but there are still plenty of interesting titles to choose from. Udon Entertainment releases The Big Adventures of Majoko GN 5, Dark Horse releases Gantz GN 18, Presspop releases Tank Tankuro: Prewar Works 1934-35 and Candlewick releases Vermonia GN 5: The Warriors Trial. In addition Kodansha releases the Yakuza Moon GN and Knopf Publishers releases Shuichi Yoshida’s Villain. Last but not least is Viz Media with three releases, Ikigami: The Ultimate Limit GN 7, Inu Yasha Big Edition GN 8 and Kekkaishi GN 27.
Here is the list once again complete with the MSRPs.
Big Adventures of Majoko, The Graphic Novel 5 (200 pgs) $7.99
Gantz Graphic Novel 18 (224 pgs)) $12.99
Ikigami: The Ultimate Limit Graphic Novel 7 $12.99
Inu Yasha BIG Edition Graphic Novel 8 (568 pgs) $17.99
Kekkaishi Graphic Novel 27 (192 pgs) $9.99
Tank Tankuro: Prewar Works 1934-35 Graphic Novel (256 pgs) (Color) (Hardcover) $29.95
Vermonia Graphic Novel 5: The Warrior’s Trial (208 pgs) $9.99
Villain (304 pgs) (Shuichi Yoshida) $15.95
Yakuza Moon Graphic Novel (192 pgs) $15.95