Nozomi ENTERTAINMENT Announces the Litebox-style DVD release of ARIA THE NATURAL, Part 2

ARIA THE NATURAL, Part 2 - Litebox
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ARIA THE NATURAL, Part 2
Format: DVD (Litebox)

Pre-Book: 2/4/2014
Street Date: 3/4/2014
Runtime: 325 minutes
Genre: Science Fiction / Drama
Suggested Rating: 13+

Audio: Japanese (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo)
Video: 4:3, Color
Catalog #: RSDVD1406
ISBN: 1-57032-671-1
UPC: 7-42617-1406-2-4
SRP: $39.99

Discs/Set: 5
Case Quantity: 30

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Nozomi ENTERTAINMENT Announces the Litebox-style DVD release of ARIA THE NATURAL, Part 2

GRIMES, IA, November 13, 2013 - Anime producer Nozomi Entertainment is pleased to announce ARIA THE NATURAL, Part 2 Collection will be released on March 4, 2014.

This new, value-priced DVD set will feature the final 13-episodes of the second season with Japanese audio and English-language subtitles. On-disc extras will include Aria company roundtable discussion, Himeya roundtable discussion, Orange Planet roundtable discussion, cast reflections on ARIA The NATURAL parts 1 & 2, and director discussion on ARIA The NATURAL.

Based on Kozue Amano's best-selling ARIA manga, the ARIA anime consists of three television seasons - ARIA The ANIMATION, ARIA The NATURAL and ARIA The ORIGINATION - plus an OVA (original video animation). The entire anime adaptation features direction by Junichi Sato (Princess Tutu, Sgt. Frog) and animation by Hal Film Maker(Boys Be..., Pretear).

Amano's 12-volume Aria manga and its two-volume prequel, Aqua, are both published in North America by TOKYOPOP. In Japan, the Aria manga was originally serialized in Mag Garden's Comic Blade magazine.

Visit aria.rightstuf.com for more information about the Aria anime series.

About ARIA THE NATURAL, Part 2:

Akari, Aika and Alice continue to strive toward their goal of becoming Neo-Venezia's top gondoliers. As their skills improve, they find themselves faced with new challenges. On their journey to become Primas, the girls will have to paint a palina, serve as hostesses at the Festa del Redentore and even learn how to be brave in the face of a dangerous passenger!

Features:

Aria company roundtable discussion, Himeya roundtable discussion, Orange Planet roundtable discussion, clean ending 2, cast reflections on ARIA The NATURAL parts 1 & 2, director discussion on ARIA The NATURAL and Nozomi Entertainment trailers.

* Cover Art: http://outgoing.rightstuf.com/sleeves/rsdvd1406.jpg
ARIA The NATURAL © 2006 Kozue Amano / MAG Garden - ARIA Company.

** Product specifications and content may be subject to change.

About Nozomi Entertainment

Introduced in 2007 as an official re-rebrand of the Right Stuf video production division, Nozomi Entertainment is recognized by discerning anime fans as a company focused on creating collector-grade releases for audiences of all ages. The Nozomi team works on a limited number of fan-favorite titles each year to ensure each Nozomi release is the absolute highest quality possible. Nozomi then combines these releases with exceptional packaging, art assets and video extras.

A small sampling of the Nozomi lineup includes: Astro Boy, Kimba, Princess Knight, The Rose of Versailles, ARIA, The Irresponsible Captain Tylor, Dirty Pair, Ninja Nonsense, The Third: The Girl With the Blue Eye, His and Her Circumstances, Emma: A Victorian Romance and Revolutionary Girl Utena.

ABOUT RIGHT STUF, INC.

Founded in 1987, Right Stuf, Inc. is amongst North America's largest publishers, distributors and retailers in the anime and manga marketplace. One of the industry's original pioneers, Right Stuf operates a multinational mail-order catalog and one of the trade's most recognized Internet storefronts, rightstuf.com. Right Stuf also works in a variety of media vehicles that include video streaming, podcasts and special publications. Included under the Right Stuf corporate umbrella is print publisher, Right Stuf On-Demand, and video production labels Nozomi Entertainment, Lucky Penny and 5 Points Pictures.