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Neon Genesis Evangelion DVD 0:8 and Arc the Lad: Wanted (Vol. 3) PR..


Official Press Release
For Immediate Release
May 29th, 2001

ADV Films Announces the DVD Release of
Neon Genesis Evangelion - Collection 0:8

ADV Films is proud to announce the upcoming release of Neon Genesis Evangelion - Collection 0:8, the breathtaking final installment of one of the most popular anime series ever to be released by ADV Films, the #1 distributor of Japanese animation in North America.

Neon Genesis Evangelion has been regarded as one of the most twisted and thought-provoking series ever created. With a mix of jaw-dropping action, intriguing characters, and a story that stands unrivaled since its conception, the incredible finale to Neon Genesis Evangelion is sure to be one of the hottest DVD releases to date when ADV Films releases it on June 26th!

In the deadly calm of the aftermath, the sudden and unexpected arrival of the Fifth Child hits like a hurricane, leaving Shinji at the eye of a whirlwind of activity as he finds a kindred soul in the unearthly Nagisa Kaoru& but does Kaoru really have a soul at all? Prepare for the shocking conclusion to the most controversial animated series ever produced. Where Angels fear to tread, Shinji must go alone. At last, the circle of life will be completed. He is The Beast That Shouted I at the Heart of the World. It is Final Genesis.

ADV Films, the premiere label of A.D. Vision, Inc. formed in 1992, is North America's #1 distributor of top-of-the-line Japanese animation ("anime"), with titles such as Sailor Moon, Samurai X and Neon Genesis Evangelion. ADV Films, along with distributing top-quality, computer-animated titles such as Reboot® and Shadowraiders(tm), and science fiction hits like Farscape(tm), also produces American and Japanese live-action programming for theatrical and broadcast release. Check out ADV Films on the web at www.advfilms.com.

Neon Genesis Evangelion - Collection 0:8
Running Time: 75 Minutes; Age Rating: 12+
Pre-Book Date: 5/29/01
Street Date: 6/26/01
Format   SRP
DVD   $29.98



Official Press Release
For Immediate Release
May 29th, 2001

ADV Films Announces the VHS & DVD Release Of
Arc the Lad: Wanted

ADV Films is proud to announce the home video and DVD release of Arc the Lad: Wanted, the third installment of the Arc the Lad anime saga, which is based upon the hit Playstation® RPG video games of the same title!

Seeking a way off the island where theyve been marooned, Elk and Lieza encounter a frightening relic of a lost civilization. Thats only the beginning of their problems, however, for they soon discover that a bounty has been placed on Elks head! Now the tables are turned as the Hunter becomes the hunted and the two must flee for their lives. Theres danger around every turn in the third thrilling volume of Arc the Lad!

This July, prepare to be captivated by this spectacular series when ADV Films releases Arc the Lad: Wanted! This action-packed thrill-ride of a show will be available on English-dubbed VHS ($19.98) and DVD ($29.98), which will include both the English version and the original Japanese edition with English subtitles.

ADV Films, the premiere label of A.D. Vision, Inc. formed in 1992, is North Americas #1 distributor of top-of-the-line Japanese animation (anime), with titles such as Sailor Moon, Samurai X and Neon Genesis Evangelion. ADV Films, along with distributing top-quality, computer-animated titles such as Reboot® and Weird-Ohs" and the live-action sci-fi hit Farscape, also produces American and Japanese live-action programming for theatrical and broadcast release. Check out ADV Films on the web at www.advfilms.com.

Arc the Lad: Wanted
Running Time: 75 minutes; Rating: 15+
Pre-Book Date: 6/26/01
Street Date: 7/24/01
Format   SRP
VHS   $19.98
DVD   $29.98

(ED's note: AnimeOnDVD notes that the Arc the Lad runtime is actually 125 minutes, and discs 4-6 will be 125 minutes too.)

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