Discotek Media’s Announcements at Otakon 2018

Discotek Media has announced at Otakon that the company has acquired the following anime licenses:

  • Giant Robo OVA
  • Area 88 OVA
  • Lupin the 3rd: Blood Seal of the Eternal Mermaid film
  • Kimagure Orange Road
  • Galaxy Express 999
  • Psycho Armor Govarian
  • Bo-Bobo-Bo-Bobo-bo
  • Space Warriors Baldios
  • Voltes V
  • God Mars

Discotek will release all seven episodes of the 1992 Giant Robo OVA on Blu-ray Disc, in HD with Japanese audio, subtitles, and both English dubs. The release will also include the Gin Rei OVA.

The company will release Kimagure Orange Road in two Blu-ray Disc sets, one covering the television series and one covering the OVAs and finale movie. Both will be in Japanese with subtitles.

Discotek will release the Galaxy Express 999 television anime in three Blu-ray Disc sets. The show will be in Japanese with subtitles. It is an upscale, but not the same upscale that was released in Japan. Discotek said that its version “preserves more detail and film grain.”

The company will release Bo-Bobo-Bo-Bobo-bo as a standard definition Blu-ray Disc set that includes all 76 episodes both in English and in Japanese with subtitles.

Discotek will release the Lupin the 3rd: Blood Seal of the Eternal Mermaid (Lupin III: Chi no Kokuin Eien no Mermaid) television movie on Blu-ray Disc, and it will include both Japanese with subtitles and a brand new English dub featuring the cast of the Lupin III television series

The company will release the Psycho Armor Govarian television anime in a standard definition Blu-ray Disc collection that includes all 26 episodes in Japanese with English subtitles.

Discotek Media will release the entire Space Warrior Baldios television anime series on Blu-ray Disc in Japanese with English subtitles.

The Voltes V television anime will ship as a standard definition Blu-ray Disc release, and will include the entire series in Japanese with subtitles.

Discotek will release the God Mars science-fiction television anime as two standard-definition Blu-ray Discs. The complete collection includes the entire 64-episode series, the movie retelling, and the OVA sequel God Mars: The Untold Legend in Japanese with subtitles.

Discotek will release the Area 88 OVA on DVD. The DVD includes the three-part OVA, as well as the theatrical cut of the first two parts (the third part was the same in both its theatrical and home video release). It will be in Japanese with subtitles and dubbed in English. Extras includes detailed liner notes, the original Central Park Media dub of the first episode, and the ADV dub for the movie versions.

Source: ANN

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