Sentai Filmworks Adds Highschool of the Dead Anime (Updated)
posted on by Gia Manry
Sentai Filmworks has issued a press release announcing its acquisition of the DVD rights to Madhouse's Highschool of the Dead, the television anime adaptation of Daisuke Sato's manga. In the release, Sentai also announced its intention to dub the series into English.
The Anime Network then announced that they will simulcast the series starting July 5 at 12:00 a.m. CDT (10:00 p.m. PDT/1:0 a.m. EDT), with subsequent episodes added every Sunday at 10:00 p.m. CDT (8:00 p.m. PT/11:00 p.m. EDT). The first episode will be available to registered users; it is unclear at this time whether subsequent episodes will be available for free or for paid users only.
Update: Section23 has confirmed with ANN that from episode 2 on the series will be available only to premium (paid) subscribers.
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