Nozomi ENTERTAINMENT Announces DVD Release of DIRTY PAIR: The Original TV Series, Part 2 - LiteboxPosted on: Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Format: DVD (Litebox)
Street Date: 8/6/2013
Runtime: 325 minutes
Genre: Sci-Fi / Action
Suggested Rating: 13+
Audio: Japanese (Dolby Digital Mono)
Subtitles: English subtitles, English on-screen translations
Video: 4:3, Color
Catalog #: RSDVD1372
Case Quantity: 30
Right Stuf's Nozomi Ent. Announces DVD Release of DIRTY PAIR: The Original TV Series, Part 2
Final 13 episodes of iconic sci-fi TV series available as a Litebox-style DVD set on August 6, 2013.
GRIMES, Iowa, April 17, 2013 - Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc. and its Nozomi Entertainment division are pleased to announce the DIRTY PAIR: The Original TV Series, Part 2 DVD set will be available on August 6, 2013.
This new set repackages the final 13 episodes of the Dirty Pair television series – featuring the remastered video from the Japanese home video release and previous Nozomi release – with Japanese audio, English subtitles and English on-screen translations, along with on-disc extras.
"Cute, kick-arse girls going around the universe and blowing stuff up in the name of justice" - Mike Dent, Otaku USA
The Dirty Pair television series, which consists of 24 episodes and two TV specials, is the first anime adaptation starring the iconic heroines of the long-running Dirty Pair novels and short stories. It features production by Sunrise (Gundam, City Hunter, Sgt. Frog, Cowboy Bebop) and Studio Nue (Crusher Joe, Macross).
The Dirty Pair's literary adventures – written by Haruka Takachiho (creator of Crusher Joe) and illustrated by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko (character design for Mobile Suit Gundam, Gundam Unicorn) – have won two Seiun Awards for science fiction and inspired an array of media, including anime, radio series and English-language comics. The first two novels were published for English-speaking audiences by Dark Horse Comics.
All of the Dirty Pair's animated adventures – including the original television and OVA series, the original theatrical features (Project Eden, Affair of Nolandia and Flight 005 Conspiracy), and Dirty Pair Flash (the 1990s reimagining of the series) – are available on DVD from Nozomi Entertainment.
Visit dirtypair.rightstuf.com for more information, to view the trailer and to pre-order the DIRTY PAIR television series.
About the DIRTY PAIR: TV Series, Part 1
For Kei and Yuri, no two missions are ever the same. As the WWWA's top Trouble Consultants, they take on all sorts of odd jobs, like chasing down treasure in high-tech ruins, fighting off political assassins, even avenging the death of... a plaster statue!?! In the end, only one thing's for sure: Anything that stands between these two and victory is sure to be destroyed! Includes Episodes 14-26.
Clean closing, U.S. Part 1 trailer and Nozomi Entertainment trailers.
* Cover Art: http://outgoing.rightstuf.com/sleeves/rsdvd1372.jpg
DIRTY PAIR TV Series © Takachiho&Studio Nue • SUNRISE
** Product specifications and content may be subject to change.
ABOUT RIGHT STUF, INC.
Right Stuf, Inc. was one of the first players in the U.S. Japanese Animation ("anime") industry, as both an anime producer/distributor and a retailer. Right Stuf works to promote knowledge of its own products, as well as the anime and manga industry, in general, through its online storefront at RightStuf.com and a variety of media including podcasts and special publications. Its video and print publishing division includes the Nozomi Entertainment, Lucky Penny, and 5 Points Pictures studio-labels.
About Nozomi Entertainment, Right Stuf’s production division, is dedicated to the highest quality releases. True to the Japanese word that inspired its name, Nozomi’s focus is on “what fans want.” By focusing on a limited number of anime properties each year, the Nozomi production team ensures each release receives the care and attention to detail it deserves.
From anime classics like Astro Boy, Kimba and Gigantor to modern comedies, dramas and favorites such as The Irresponsible Captain Tylor, His and Her Circumstances, Gravitation, Comic Party, Shingu: Secret of the Stellar Wars, Ninja Nonsense, To Heart, The Third: The Girl With the Blue Eye, Emma: A Victorian Romance, Maria Watches Over Us, ARIA, Gakuen Alice, Rental Magica, Dirty Pair and Junjo Romantica, Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment produce quality programming for fans of all ages and interests. For more information, visit www.rightstuf.com and www.nozomient.com.