News Anime Films via Downloads, Preloaded Cards for J DS
posted on 2008-08-15 03:13 EDT
The am3 company is planning to release feature-length anime for the Japanese Nintendo DS portable console via downloads and pre-recorded memory cards. Until now, novels, manga, and short anime videos were available on am3's DSVision service, but not feature-length works. Pocket Monsters: Myuutsuu no Gyakushuu (Pokemon: The First Movie), the first theatrical feature from Nintendo's Pokemon franchise, will be available to download beginning on August 20 for 500 yen (about US$4.60). Four other Pokémon movies will available on prerecorded memory cards on September 11 for 2,980 to 4,280 yen (US$27–US$39).
Source: Market Traders