The Anime Classic Moribito FINALLY Comes to Blu-ray


Don’t kick yourself if you haven’t heard of Moribito.  It was kind of a sleeper hit with a decent run on Toonami back in the day.  Also, if you’re feeling a little bit of deja vu, that’s true too.   VIZ Media license-rescued this beauty and is releasing it on Blu-ray in one complete set starting today.   Check out their listing on Amazon, by clicking the image below.

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What’s nice about this release is that on top of being all in one piece the first build of the set comes with a limited 0-card.   In anime-speak  its that special cover in that thicker cardstock and protects the Blu-ray case.  Who doesn’t hate dinged Blu-ray cases, right?

And since its a re-release we have all the old extras from the original Media Blasters release, so if you missed out on it the first time, pick it up now and it won’t be interlaced PLUS it now has real stereo sound!

Get the low-down about MORIBITO after the jump


It’s Sailor Moon Day! This Week: Luna’s Bad Day and Umino Resolves To Protect Naru

It’s MOONDAY!!!  Here’s the latest Episodes this week:

Episode 31: Love and Chased: Luna’s Worst Day Ever

Usagi and friends meet a girl who they believe holds the final Rainbow Crystal. Zoisite also pursues her. But when neither Usagi’s Moon Stick nor Zoisite’s Dark Crystal reacts to the girl, they realize it’s her pet cat that possesses the Rainbow Crystal!

Episode 32: Umino’s Resolve: I’ll Protect Naru

Umino seems to have fallen in love with Naru. Unfortunately, Naru only considers Umino a friend, so Usagi decides to play Cupid by getting free tickets to the amusement park and urges them to go on a date together.

Start watching Episode 31 HERE:

Ten Tails, and The Road To Ninja Movie. More Naruto Shippuden On Neon Alley!

Check out the latest Naruto Shippuden Episode – straight from Japan to YOU, TODAY!

This week: Episode 372: Something To Fill The Hole. Ten Tails is on the brink of its final transformation and begins to form a massive Tailed Beast Bomb. Watch it now, by clicking HERE or on the picture below: 



In other Naruto Shippuden news…The movie, Road To Ninja is now available in English and getting a theatrical release!  Yes, You read that right!  Thanks to our friends at Eleven Arts, The Road To Ninja will be spreading to over 45 American cities and many places in Canada.  Eleven Arts wants to know if you want this Anime to come to your town! If so, let them know! Here’s the info and dates: 

RoadToNinjaSlateHere’s the story:

In the latest NARUTO SHIPPUDEN feature film, long ago, a mysterious masked shinobi unleashed the Nine-Tailed Fox onto the Village Hidden in the Leaves to spread chaos and destruction. But the Fourth Hokage, Minato Namikaze, and his wife Kushina Uzumaki sealed the Tailed Beast into their newborn son, Naruto, to save the village, foiling the shinobi’s plan.

Years later, Naruto and his friends succeed in driving away the infamous Akatsuki, who have mysteriously returned from the dead. Upon returning to the village, the young shinobi are praised by their families for completing a dangerous mission. Reminded of how alone he is, Naruto begins to wonder what it’s like to have parents, when a strange masked figure appears before him – the same masked shinobi responsible for the death of his parents!

Don’t forget to share this news with a friend!  

This Week On Sailor Moon: Love, Romance, Chaos, and What’s Up With Grandpa?

On this week’s Episodes of Sailor Moon:

Episode 29: Total Chaos: The Messy Love Rectangle

Motoki has found a girlfriend named Reika!  But, what will happen if Reika goes abroad to study? Will Sailor Moon find a boyfriend? There’s four guardians now…maybe she can find love and the 7 Rainbow Crystals, and the legendary silver crystal before the bad guys do?

And Episode 30: Grandpa Loses Control: Rei in Danger

Grandpa Hino has become emotionally unstable, causing Rei to worry. The new apprentice Yuichiro tries to cheer her up by blaming Grandpa’s behavior on the weather. Realizing that Yuichiro likes Rei, Usagi tries to help their relationship along.

Start with Episode 29 HERE:
 And don’t forget to share this link with your friends so you can watch Sailor Moon together!

Ranma Is A Big Jerk

On this week’s Episodes of Ranma 1/2:

Episode 87: Ranma, You Are Such a Jerk!

Ranma ruins a cake that Akane worked so hard to make.  Then, Ranma forgets his lunch and doesn’t even have enough money for octopus puffs!  (But Genma Saotome gets to eat Ranma’s lunch!)
Ranma tries to make up for hurt feelings, but things just get worse!  (Oh, RANMA! Face palm)

In Episode 88: “Ling-Ling & Lung-Lung Strike Back!”

Lung-Lung & Ling-Ling

Lung-Lung & Ling-Ling

Ukyo and Kodashi are attacked!  Will Akane be the next target? The fiance break-up plan may be working….

Check out the latest Ranma 1/2 and invite your friends!