Patlabor on Toonami Reactor

posted on by Christopher Macdonald
As Mentionned several months ago, Patlabor will be coming to Toonami Reactor, the date? February 18th.

According to their PR, the original Patlabor TV series will begin airing on Toonami Reactor next Monday. Although not on TV, this will be the first time that the TV series, directed by Mamoru Oshii and created by Production IG in 1990, is "broadcast" in North America.

In addition to the TV series, which ran for x seasons, the Patlabor series also includes 2 movies, a 3rd movie inthe works, and an amusing 3 episode OVA series also in the works.

From Cartoon Network's PR:

"Patlabor: The Mobile Police premieres February 18 on Toonami: Reactor In the Tokyo of the future, society depends on artificial workers known as "labors." But when this advanced technology falls into criminal hands, the police deploy an elite force of patrol labors--or "patlabors"--to fight back.

Toonami Reactor, the online extension of the on-air Toonami franchise offers popular action-adventure episodes on demand while demonstrating the potential for interactive entertainment. The program presents enhanced videos that allow users to view complete episodes while exclusive information about the characters and the storyline is simultaneously displayed on a split screen. Toonami Reactor features full-length episodes and several unique games.

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