Funimation Acquires Romeo x Juliet, D. Gray-Man (Updated)
posted on by Mikhail Koulikov
At its Anime Central industry panel on Saturday evening, Funimation Entertainment announced its acquisition of Romeo x Juliet, Gonzo's 24-episode science-fiction take on the William Shakespeare play. It will be released in two half-season boxes, with the first due out sometime in the spring of 2009. Funimation also confirmed that the release date for Ouran High School Host Club will be revealed during a special event on May 30.
At the same time as the panel was taking place, the Funimation.com website was updated with a splash page for another new license: D. Gray-Man, which is also on track for a 2009 release.