VIDEO: Seven Minutes of “RWBY” Japanese Dub Posted

Warner Bros. Japan has scheduled the Japanese release of RWBY, for December 9th with soundtrack CD, original case art, booklet, illustration card and episodes 1-10 at 8,000 yen plus tax for the limited edition, 5,800yen for standard Blu-ray and 4,800yen for standard DVD. Plans include a limited preview screening with a special edition offered at six theaters on November 14th, and ahead of that showcase, a seven-minute preview has been shared.



Japanese cast includes
Ruby RosE:Saori Hayami
Weiss Schnee: Yōko Hikasa
Blake Belladonna: Yū Shimamura
Yang Xiao Long: Ami Koshimizu
Jaune Arc: Hiro Shimono
Nora Valkyrie: Aya Suzaki
Pyrrha Nikos: Megumi Toyoguchi
Lie Ren: Sōma Saitō
Ozpin: Kazuhiko Inoue
Glynda Goodwitch: Masumi Asano
Cardin Winchester: Subaru Kimura
Penny: Megumi Han
Roman Torchiwick: Shin-ichiro Miki

Sun Wukong:  Tomoaki Maeno

Mysterious Narrator: Kikuko Inoue 

Cinder Fall:   Yūko Kaida

While Rooster Teeth will be illustrating the box art, Love Live! character designer/animation director Asako Nishido will be illustrating the digipak art.


AV specs have also been announced

Video: 1080i High Definition
Audio: Japanese 5.1ch DTS-HD Master Audio / English 5.1ch Dolby Digital / Japanese 2ch Dolby Digital / Staff commentary voice: English 2ch Dolby Digital
Subtitles: English, Japanese

The OST vocal album will be released November 11th with 20 page liner note book translated into Japanese.



Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain’t It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.