Right Stuf Reveals Gundam Seed Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Disc Release

Right Stuf announced at its panel at the Otakon.Online digital event that it will release the Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Collector’s Ultra Edition Blu-ray on December 1, 2020. The set will be available only through Right Stuf’s website, and pre-orders are available now.

The collection will include episodes 1-48 of the HD remastered television series, episodes 1-50 of the original HD series, and three “Special Edition” movie compilations with both English subtitles and a dub. Right Stuf noted that the remastered series will be available in standard versions in 2021, but the original series in HD will only be available through this Ultra Edition. The release will also bundle a 118-page art book and a double-sided tear-out poster.

Right Stuf announced in July 2018 that it would release a Ultra Edition Blu-ray Set for the series with both English dubs in 2019.

Source: ANN

Right Stuf to Release Mobile Suit Gundam NT on Blu-ray Disc on October 6, 2020

Right Stuf announced during its panel at the FunimationCon 2020 online event that its home video release of the Mobile Suit Gundam NT anime film will ship on October 6, 2020. The release will include English subtitles and English and Japanese audio. Special features will include interviews with staff; commercials, trailers, and promo videos; videos from premiere events in Japan and Los Angeles; and a “Zoltan Breaks Down the Universal Century in 3 Minutes” video.

Mobile Suit Gundam NT opened in Japanese theaters in November 2018. Fathom Events and Sunrise screened the film in the United States with an English dub on February 2019. Sunrise worked with NYAV Post to produce the English dub for the anime.

Source: ANN

FunimationCon 2020 Announces Partner Panels with Aniplex of America, Right Stuf, and VIZ Media

FUNimation continues to add panels and events to delight and entertain fans at its upcoming FunimationCon 2020 on July 3-4, 2020. The company announced panels with Aniplex of America, Right Stuf, and VIZ Media programmed by our partners. FUNimation also announced it is hosting an Industry Announcements Panel chocked full of exciting FUNimation news. Don’t miss this opportunity to be among the first to hear about new programming, releases, and much more. FUNimation also unveiled new products and merchandise that will be available in the shop, including three exclusive items available in celebration of FunimationCon 2020. The newly announced panels and events join a growing line-up of exciting programming for fans at FunimationCon 2020.

ANIPLEX OF AMERICA
The Aniplex of America Living Room Sessions – Join your favorite Aniplex of America team members Rose and Anthony as they introduce you to a wide variety of shows now on FUNimation. From classics to hidden gems, this fun and informative panel introduces you to your next favorite anime or to a show you haven’t thought about in ages.

VIZ MEDIA HOSTED PANEL
Shonen Jump Virtual Panel – Host Urian Brown and SJ Editor Alexis Kirsch will be taking deep dives into Shonen Jump monster hits like Black Clover, One Piece, and more. Plus, interviews and games with My Hero Academia voice actors Justin Briner (Deku) and Christopher Sabat (All Might).

RIGHT STUF PANEL
Right Stuf Anime Industry Panel – Right Stuf Anime turns 33 this year and you’re invited to the party. Find out about the latest Right Stuf Anime store exclusives, our Nozomi Entertainment titles available on FUNimation, and upcoming Gundam New Release Announcements. Plus, enter to win a gift card to RightStufAnime.com.

FUNimation is adding new merchandise and home video products in the FUNimation Shop to celebrate FunimationCon. Home video releases include Fire Force (Season 1 Part 1), One Piece (Season 10 Voyage 1), Attack on Titan (Season 3 Part 2 Limited Edition), Fruits Basket 2019 (Season 1 Part 1 Limited Edition), Fruits Basket 2019 (Season 1 Part 2 Limited Edition), and My Hero Academia (Season 4 Part 1), among other titles.

Merchandise available in the Funimation Shop includes several exclusive items:

  • Fire Force Prints and Postcards ($10.00 – $20.00)
  • Dragon Ball White/Gold XL Shenron FiGPiN (Pre-order) ($25.00)
  • My Hero Academia Got Quirks? Apparel ($24.99 – $49.99)
  • FunimationCon 2020 Prints and Postcards ($10.00 – $20.00)
  • And more

FunimationCon 2020 is available for free to fans in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand. Registration is now open so head over to FunimationCon 2020 (www.FunimationCon.com) to secure your spot and receive updates on new events added to the line-up.

Right Stuf to Release Gundam Build Divers Anime on Blu-ray Disc

Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment announced during their panel at the virtual MomoConline convention that they will release the Gundam Build Divers anime on Blu-ray Disc on September 1, 2020. The release will include both English subtitles and a dub.

The anime premiered in April 2018, and Crunchyroll and Gundam.info both simulcast the series as it debuted in Japan. FUNimation Entertainment then added the anime to its FunimationNow streaming service in March 2019.

Right Stuf previously released other installments in Sunrise’s Gundam Build project, including Gundam Build Fighters and Gundam Build Fighters Try, on home video with English dubs. The company will also release a “Gundam Build Fighters Special Build” anime collection on Blu-ray Disc on August 4, 2020. The collection will include Gundam Build Fighters: GM’s Counterattack, Gundam Build Fighters Try Island Wars, and Gundam Build Fighters: Battlogue.

Source: ANN

Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment Announce Upcoming Releases

Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment announced during their panel at the virtual Anime Lockdown convention that they will release a “Gundam Build Fighters Special Build” anime collection on Blu-ray Disc on August 4, 2020. The companies also announced that their Blu-ray Disc release of Galaxy Angel AA and Galaxy Angel S will also ship on August 4, 2020. Both releases are available to pre-order now on Right Stuf.

“Gundam Build Fighters Special Build” will include Gundam Build Fighters: GM’s Counterattack, Gundam Build Fighters Try Island Wars, and Gundam Build Fighters: Battlogue.

Right Stuf will release Galaxy Angel AA and Galaxy Angel S under the title Galaxy Angel AA + S.

Source: ANN

Eleven Arts and Right Stuf, Inc. Announce Trade-In Program for A Silent Voice and Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms

Anime distributors Eleven Arts Anime Studio and Right Stuf, Inc. announced a trade-in program for the home video release of A Silent Voice and Maquia – When the Promised Flower Blooms. Customers can trade-in their standard edition copy of A Silent Voice or Maquia – When the Promised Flower Blooms by sending it in to Right Stuf Anime and receive a $35 discount on A Silent Voice Limited Edition and Maquia – When the Promised Flower Blooms Limited Edition.

To learn more about this program, please visit www.rightstufanime.com/TradeIn

Directed by Naoko Yamada and based on the critically acclaimed manga by Yoshitoki Ōima, A Silent Voice Limited Edition was released in November 2019. The Limited Edition comes in a chipboard box packaging featuring the original Japanese box set artwork, raised UV design, and a holographic title. Additional features exclusive to the Limited Edition include: 8 art cards featuring scenes from the film; a 60 page Art and Storyboard Booklet containing storyboards from the Koi Wo Shita No Wa music video and Speed of Youth short; individual interviews with the Director, Composer, Art Director, and Character Designer of A Silent Voice; Real Life Locations of A Silent Voice featurette; and full film commentary by the Production Staff.

About A Silent Voice
A deaf elementary school girl named Shoko Nishimiya transfers to a new school and meets a boy named Shoya Ishida. Shoya leads the school in bullying Shoko over her disability until she transfers to another school. Immediately, the class bully Shoya for having bullied Shoko. Shoya loses contact with Shoko, and for years he suffers the consequences of his guilt. Upon entering high school, Shoya finally decides he must find Shoko, determined to make amends for what he did in elementary school and to become Shoko’s friend. Along the way, he meets new and old faces, and struggles with many complicated relationships and feelings.

A Silent Voice Limited Edition retails for $89.99 and is available at RightStufAnime.com.

The directorial debut of anime screenwriter Mari Okada, Maquia: When The Promised Flower Blooms Limited Edition was released in May 2019. The Limited Edition comes in a special box illustrated by Original Character Designer Akihiko Yoshida, a digitray with illustration by Character Designer Yuriko Ishii, a 32 page “Special Story” by Director Mari Okada, an 84 page Special Booklet featuring character information, plus artwork.

About Maquia – When the Promised Flower Blooms
The people of Iorph live far away from the lands of men, weaving the happenings of each day into a fabric called Hibiol. They live for centuries while maintaining their youthful appearance. Maquia, an orphaned Iorph girl, lives in an oasis surrounded by friends, yet somehow feels alone. But the tranquil lives of the Iorph are shattered in an instant when the Mezarte army invades their territory on a dragon fleet, seeking the blood that grants the Iorph long life. Maquia manages to escape, but loses her friends and her home in the chaos. She then encounters an orphaned baby who is also alone. Maquia raises this boy, Ariel, with the help of some new friends. But as the era changes, the bond between Maquia and Ariel changes too, amidst a backdrop of racial tensions between the Iorph and the Mezarte. This is a story of irreplaceable time, woven by two lonely people who can only find solace in each other.

Maquia – When the Promised Flower Blooms Limited Edition retails for $89.99 and is available at RightStufAnime.com.

Right Stuf to Release the Mai Mai Miracle Anime Film on Blu-ray Disc in December 2019

Right Stuf has announced that it and Nozomi Entertainment will release the Mai Mai Miracle anime film on Blu-ray Disc on December 3, 2019. The release will include Japanese and English audio tracks with English subtitles. The release will include the film’s original Japanese trailer and a “Dubbing Mai Mai Miracle” interview with Michael Sinterniklaas.

Anime Limited will also release the film in the United Kingdom on December 9, 2019.

Mai Mai Miracle opened in Japan in 2009 and premiered in the United States in 2010. The film won the Audience Award for the Best Animated Feature for adults at Belgium’s Brussels Animation Film Festival, Best Animated Feature Film at Montreal’s Fantasia Festival, and the Excellence Prize at the 14th Japan Media Arts Festival Awards in 2010.

Source: ANN

Right Stuf to Release the After War Gundam X and Mobile Suit Gundam NT Anime in 2020

Right Stuf announced at its Crunchyroll Expo panel that it will release the After War Gundam X anime on Blu-ray Disc in 2020. The company also stated it will release Mobile Suit Gundam NT on home video in 2020.

Sunrise and Right Stuf previously released After War Gundam X in two DVD sets in 2016. The 39-episode series originally aired in 1996.

Mobile Suit Gundam NT anime film opened in Japan in November 2018. Fathom Events and Sunrise screened the film in the United States with an English dub on February 19, 2019. Sunrise worked with NYAV Post to produce the English dub for the anime.

Source: ANN

Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment License the Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei, A.D. Police, and El-Hazard Anime

Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment announced at their Anime Expo panel that it has licensed the Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei, A.D. Police, El Hazard – The Magnificent World, El Hazard 2 – The Magnificent World, and El Hazard: The Alternative World anime.

The companies will release Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei on Blu-ray Disc in 2020, and the release will be the anime’s first in North America. Nozomi Entertainment stated that it remains undetermined if the company will release all the seasons of the anime.

The other titles will also ship “soon” on Blu-ray Disc with both an English dub and subtitles.

Source: ANN

FUNimation Entertainment and Right Stuf/Nozomi Entertainment Announce Partnership for Anime Streaming

FUNimation Entertainment announced at its Anime Expo panel that it has partnered with Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment. FUNimation will begin streaming the following titles on its FunimationNOW service (Funimation did not announce debut dates for the titles):

  • Revolutionary Girl Utena
  • Gravitation
  • Boogiepop Phantom
  • Junjō Romantica
  • Yakitate!! Japan
  • Sweet Blue Flowers

Source: ANN