Notable New Releases & Pre-Orders for Week of May 13, 2013Posted on: Monday, May 13, 2013
This week's video releases include the movie debuts of Colorful and Princess and the Pilot. Gurren Lagann and Kampfer OVA: Fur die Liebe are also scheduled for release, along with next installments for One Piece and Tiger & Bunny! On the print front, continuing volumes of X/1999, 07-Ghost, Jormungand and more are scheduled to arrive on bookshelves.
Colorful: The Motion Picture Blu-ray (Hyb)$39.98 $23.99*
There is a train station on the other side of death, yet not all who arrive on the platform will be judged ready for passage onwards. For one unready soul, there will be both a test and a second chance. Rather than be reborn, this soul will awake in the body of 14-year-old suicide Makoto Kobayashi, where it must not only find a way to fit into Makoto's existence, but also unravel two mysteries. What is the secret of the great sin it committed in its own previous life, and what were the reasons that led to Makoto's suicide?
Tiger & Bunny Blu-ray Set 2 (Hyb)$54.97 $39.99*
Hailed as the heroes who saved Stern Bild, Kotetsu and Barnaby face a volley of media attention that includes their learning how to dance! Then, Kotetsu deals with his conflicted feelings about continuing as Wild Tiger and visits his hometown to spend time with his family. He tries to discuss his feelings with Barnaby, but when a possible new lead comes up, Kotetsu gives his full attention to helping Barnaby find the murderer of his parents.
Princess and the Pilot, The Blu-ray (S) Premium Edition$44.99 $32.99*
The war between the Levamme Empire and the Amatsukami Imperium has been raging for years. In the midst of this struggle, the prince of the Levamme Empire declares his love for Juana del Moral and vows to end the war in one year as part of his marriage proposal. When the Amatsukami catch wind of this, they assault the del Moral residence, targeting Juana's life. As a last-ditch effort to bring the prince his bride, the San Maltilia Airforce employs a mercenary of mixed blood - a bestado - to fly Juana to the prince in secret.
Kampfer OVA: Fur die Liebe DVD (S)$19.98 $11.99*
Natsuru used to dream of being a lady killer. Instead, he got turned into a Kempfer - a lady who's supposed to fight and kill other girls in mortal combat! Now he's stuck splitting his/her days between being a typically average Japanese boy and a very untypical Japanese girl. To make matters even more complex, Natsuru's allowed him/herself to be convinced to move in with three other gorgeous Kampfers, who are definitely all woman all of the time.
- DVDs & Blu-ray
- Colorful: The Motion Picture Blu-ray (Hyb) $39.98 $23.99*
- Colorful: The Motion Picture DVD (Hyb) $29.98 $17.99*
- Darker Than Black Season 2 + OVAs DVD/Blu-ray Complete Set (Hyb) $59.98 $35.99*
- Gurren Lagann DVD TV Series Box Set (Hyb) Limited Edition + CDs $174.98 $139.98*
- Kampfer OVA: Fur die Liebe DVD (S) $19.98 $11.99*
- My Bride is a Mermaid DVD Complete Series (Hyb) - S.A.V.E. Edition $29.98 $17.99*
- One Piece Season 4 DVD Part 5 (Hyb) Uncut $39.98 $23.99*
- Pokemon Black and White DVD Set 4 (D) $19.99 $17.99
- Princess and the Pilot, The Blu-ray (S) Premium Edition $44.99 $32.99*
- Tiger & Bunny Blu-ray Set 2 (Hyb) $54.97 $39.99*
- Tiger & Bunny DVD Set 2 (Hyb) $44.82 $28.99*
- 07-Ghost Graphic Novel 4 $9.99 $7.49
- Blue Morning Graphic Novel 1 Adult $12.99 $9.74
- Bond of Dreams, Bond of Love Graphic Novel 4 Adult $12.99 $9.74
- Evangelion, Neon Genesis Graphic Novel 7-9 Omnibus $19.99 $14.99
- Gummi Fun $14.95 $11.21
- Inu Yasha BIG Edition Graphic Novel 15 $17.99 $13.49
- Jormungand Graphic Novel 11 $12.99 $9.74
- X/1999 Graphic Novel Omnibus 5 (Vols 13-15) $19.99 $14.99
Pre-Order Titles: These titles are scheduled to become available soon. Please remember that these dates can change. A complete listing is available on our website. By ordering pre-order titles in advance, we can ship to you the day of the product's release.
- Available: 05/21/13
- Tenchi Muyo: War on Geminar DVD/Blu-ray Part 1 (Hyb) $64.98 $38.99*
- Available: 05/21/13
- K-ON!: The Movie Blu-ray (Hyb) $39.98 $23.99*
- Available: 06/04/13
- Dusk maiden of Amnesia Blu-ray Complete Collection (Hyb) $69.98 $41.99*
- Available: 07/09/13
- Rose of Versailles, The DVD Part 2 (S) Limited Edition $49.99 $29.99*