Right Stuf's Nozomi Entertainment Announces the Ninja Nonsense DVD Collection for June 1, 2010
Complete series, plus video extras & booklet, in a Thinpak-style art box.
GRIMES, IA, March 3, 2010 – Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc. and Nozomi Entertainment are pleased to announce the NINJA NONSENSE: THE LEGEND OF SHINOBU DVD Collection will be released on June 1, 2010.
The Ninja Nonsense DVD Collection includes the complete, 12-episode anime adaption of Ryoichi Koga's Ninin ga Shinobuden (2 x 2 = Shinobuden) manga – plus video extras and a 32-page booklet with production journals, “Happy Doodles” from the Japanese staff, liner notes and more – housed in a colorful, Thinpak-style art box.
Animated by ufotable (Coyote Ragtime Show, Tales of Symphonia OAV), the Ninja Nonsense series was recognized as a “top 10 anime DVD” of 2006 (DVD Talk's Anime Talk), and actor Sean Schemmel's comedic performance as over-the-top, ninja master “Onsokumaru” has been praised as deserving “to be considered among the all-time great anime performances.” (Anime News Network).
* “had us laughing from start to finish and eager to see more. Very recommended.” – AnimeOnDVD at Mania.com
* “the runaway nuclear reactor of comedies” – Anime News Network
* “the perfect mix of physical and verbal comedy” – ToonZone.net
* “a delightful blend of the zany and the absurd” – PLAY Magazine
* “too flawlessly put together and insane to miss” – NEWTYPE USA
About NINJA NONSENSE
Take one totally cute (and naive) ninja-girl trainee, add a ninja horde under the tutelage of the weirdest headmaster ever – a strange, yellow, spherical, pudgy... creature... named Onsokumaru – and you get the kind of “super-explosive ninja insanity” that can only be found in what's been called “the runaway nuclear reactor” of anime comedies!
Visit ninja.rightstuf.com for more information about the NINJA NONSENSE anime, plus trailers, audio and artwork downloads, and more.
NINJA NONSENSE DVD Collection (Thinpak)
Street Date: 6/1/2010
Runtime: Approximately 320 minutes, Dolby Digital Stereo, Color
Suggested Rating: 15+
Format: DVD (Japanese Audio, English Audio, English Subtitles, English On-Screen Translations)
Catalog #: RSDVD1025
Case Qty: 9 / case
Scene access, Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo audio for Japanese and English dialogue, English subtitles and English on-screen translations. PLUS: Character bios, interviews with the Japanese cast, TV spots 1-18, textless openings and closings, “Kurukururin” (closing) full-size video, original U.S. trailer, and Nozomi Entertainment trailers. AND: A 32-page booklet featuring production journals, “Happy Doodles” from the Japanese staff, liner notes and more!
* Cover Art: http://outgoing.rightstuf.com/sleeves/rsdvd1025.jpg
NINJA NONSENSE: THE LEGEND OF SHINOBU (Ninin ga Shinobuden) © 2004 Ryoichi Koga / MediaWorks / Ninin ga Shinobuden Production Committee.
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ABOUT RIGHT STUF, INC.
Currently celebrating its 23rd year in business, Right Stuf, Inc. was one of the first players in the U.S. Japanese Animation ("anime") industry, as both an anime producer/distributor and a retailer. Right Stuf works to promote knowledge of its own products, as well as the anime and manga industry, in general, through its online storefront at RightStuf.com and a variety of media including podcasts and special publications.
Nozomi Entertainment, Right Stuf's production division, is dedicated to the highest quality releases. True to the Japanese word that inspired its name, Nozomi's focus is on “what fans want.” By focusing on a limited number of anime properties each year, the Nozomi production team ensures each release receives the care and attention to detail it deserves.
From anime classics like Astro Boy, Kimba and Gigantor to modern comedies, dramas and favorites such as The Irresponsible Captain Tylor, His and Her Circumstances, Gravitation, Shingu: Secret of the Stellar Wars, Ninja Nonsense, The Third: The Girl With the Blue Eye, Emma: A Victorian Romance, Maria Watches Over Us, ARIA, Gakuen Alice and Rental Magica, Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment produce quality programming for fans of all ages and interests. For more information, visit www.rightstuf.com and www.nozomient.com.