Notable New Releases & Pre-Orders for Week of March 4, 2013

A treasure trove of new video releases weighs anchor, including the next installments for Bodacious Space Pirates and Natsume's Book of Friends, debuts for Sweet Blue Flowers (Aoi Hana) and Rurouni Kenshin: The New Kyoto Arc and new collections for Maria Watches Over Us and Shingu: Secret of the Stellar Wars. Plenty of books also leave port this week – from the first volume of Barrage and the conclusion of Paradise Kiss to continuing editions of Rosario+Vampire, Season II, Vampire Knight, One Piece, Bakuman and more!

  • Bodacious Space Pirates Blu-ray Collection 2 (Hyb) Bodacious Space Pirates Blu-ray Collection 2 (Hyb)

    Marika is finally settling in to her role as captain of a pirate ship and earning the respect of her crewmembers. Just when things are looking jaunty, the crew of the Bentenmaru is struck by a mysterious epidemic and Marika has to fight to complete her contracts and keep her Letter of Marque.

    $69.98 $41.99*
  • Sweet Blue Flowers DVD Complete Series (S) Sweet Blue Flowers DVD Complete Series (S)

    Tears have always come easily to Fumi, but as a child she could always count on her best friend, Akira, to cheer her up. After a decade apart, Fumi and Akira find themselves reunited by chance. But even as the two girls rediscover their friendship, with the start of the new school year Fumi becomes romantically involved with a tall, charismatic girl named Sugimoto. Fumi soon finds herself playing a balancing act between friendship and love.

    $39.99 $23.99*
  • Rurouni Kenshin: New Kyoto Arc DVD (Hyb) Rurouni Kenshin: New Kyoto Arc DVD (Hyb)

    Although she's only sixteen and looks even younger, Misao Makimachi is already a skilled and competent member of the Oniwabanshu ninja clan. That's fortunate for Misao, because her onimitsu talents may be all that keeps her alive when a journey in search of the leader of the clan, Aoshi Shinomori, leads her instead into a face-to-face encounter with an even more dangerous man and a plot to overthrow the Meiji government!

    $29.98 $17.99*
  • Barrage Graphic Novel 1 Barrage Graphic Novel 1

    Spunky slum kid Astro gets the chance of a lifetime to end the chaos ripping apart his home planet when the playboy prince switches places with him. Now Astro has become Prince Barrage, a boy charged with the duty of restoring peace to the planet... and given an all-powerful magical spear to do it!

    $9.99 $7.49

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