Announcements at New York Comic Con 2017

New York Comic Con is taking place in New York this weekend, and I will be gathering up all of the announcements made at the convention in this post. Please watch this post over the weekend for updates.

FUNimation Entertainment

  • FUNimation has announced that it will provide an English dub for the Garo -Vanishing Line- anime during the Fall 2017 season.
  • The company also announced that it will stream the third season of the My Hero Academia anime.
  • FUNimation announced that it will release My-HiME, My-Otome, My-Otome Zwei, and My-Otome 0: S.IFR (My-Otome 0~S.ifr~) as Blu-ray and DVD combo packs on January 8, 2018. There will be three releases: My-Otome 0: S.IFR and My-Otome Zwei will bundle together in one set.
  • The company also stated that it will release Keijo!!!!!!!! as a Blu-ray Disc and DVD combo pack on February 6, 2018. The series will get a limited edition. FUNimation’s Blu-ray Disc/DVD combo pack release of Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress is scheduled for 2018, and a dub announcement is forthcoming.

VIZ Media

  • VIZ Media announced that it has licensed the home video rights to the Blame! anime. The company plans to release the film on Blu-ray Disc and DVD. Both editions will include an art gallery and the Blu-ray Disc edition will include the “Making of Blame!” documentary directed by Hiroyuki Seshita.
  • The company also announced that it has licensed Hidenori Kusaka and Satoshi Yamamoto’s Pokémon Sun & Moon (Pocket Monsters Special Sun Moon) manga, Tenya Yabuno’s Pokémon Horizon: Sun & Moon manga, and the Pompom Pokémon craft book. VIZ will release the first volume of Pokémon Sun & Moon in Spring 2018. Pompom Pokémon is scheduled for a Summer 2018 release. The company will release the first volume of Pokémon Horizon: Sun & Moon in Summer 2018.
  • VIZ also announced it will release Perfect Editions for Naoki Urasawa’s 20th Century Boys and 21st Century Boys in Fall 2018.
  • The company stated that it will release new One Piece Color Walk art book collections starting with One Piece Color Walk: East Blue to Skypiea in Summer 2018, followed by One Piece Color Walk: Water Seven to Paramount War. The Color Walk books will be hardcover and 320 pages each.
  • It was also announced that the company will speed up its release schedule for Kōhei Horikoshi’s My Hero Academia manga. The company will release one volume every other month until it is caught up with the Japanese releases.

Source: ANN
Source: ANN
Source: ANN
Source: ANN
Source: ANN

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