Funimation Schedules June Releases With “Outlaw Star” And More

Anime distributor Funimation has solicited their planned June 2017 releases. This includes recently announced Kancolle, long awaited Code Geass follow-up Akito the Exiled, and 90’s sci-fi Outlaw Star. 


6/6/2017

Fairy Tail Collection 8 Blu-ray/DVD

Akira Collector’s Case Blu-ray/DVD

This item includes a premium Collector’s Case, Blu-ray and DVD, and a 32 page full-color booklet for the true Akira fan.

Akira isn’t just a movie – it’s the genesis of a genre. Katsuhiro Otomo’s landmark cyberpunk classic obliterated the boundaries of feature-length animation and forced the world to look into the future. Without Kaneda and Tetsuo, without espers and psionic assassins, without that iconic motorcycle – our world would be a far less exciting place to exist.

Special Features: Akira Sound Clip (1988), Director Interview, Storyboard Collection, The Writing on the Wall, Original Trailers, Original Commercials, Restoring Akira, Glossary, U.S. Trailer (2013), and Trailers.

 

 

 

6/13/2017

Pandora in the Crimson Shell Ghost Urn Blu-ray/DVD

Outlaw Star Collector’s Edition Blu-ray/DVD

Outlaw Star contains episodes 1-26. Collector’s Editions includes a special metallic chipboard box inspired by the design of the spaceship with a hatch opening, plus a 100 page artbook!

Gene Starwind is a jack-of-all-trades responsible for odd jobs and bounty hunting with his partner, Jim Hawking. Stuck on a rundown planet, he’s going nowhere fast. But when a bodyguard job goes sideways, he finds himself the proud owner of the Outlaw Star and on an adventure to find the mysterious Galactic Leyline. Facing pirates and dangers galore, can he survive the journey through space?

Special Features: Pilot Video, Trailer, Commercial Collection, Textless Opening and Closing Songs, and Trailers.

 

 

 6/20/2017

Ping Pong Blu-ray/DVD SAVE Edition

Seven Deadly Sins Season 1 Part 2 Blu-Ray/DVD

Seven Deadly Sins Season 1 Part 2 DVD

Dragon Ball Z Kai The Final Chapters Part 3 DVD

Dragon Ball Z Kai The Final Chapters Part 3 Blu-ray

One Piece Season 9 Part 1 DVD


 6/27/2017

Samurai Warriors DVD

Origin Spirits of the Past Blu-ray/DVD

Assassination Classroom Season 2 Part 2 Blu-ray/DVD

KanColle Kantai Collection Blu-ray/DVD

Code Geass Akito the Exiled Blu-ray/DVD

Code Geass: Akito the Exiled contains episodes 1-5 of the OVA Series plus a special slipcover with silver radiant burst holofoil and a pearlescent envelope of 10 exclusive watercolor art cards.

Leila Malcal, commander of her very own W-0 unit for the European army, takes on dangerous missions with her powerful and mysterious lieutenant, Akito Hyuga. With a group of rebels on their side, they fight the Britannian army but face more than the typical perils of war. A foe from Akito’s past seeks his life and a dark power threatens all that Leila has worked for.

Special Features: Episode 1 Commentary, Episode 3 Video Commentary, and Trailers.



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