News Weekend Wrapup: 19/May - 25/May
posted on 2013-05-27 04:30 EDT by Jon Hayward
Bandai Channel has begun streaming a promotional video for Gundam AGE Memory of Eden. The project is a compilation of the Mobile Suit Gundam AGE television series focusing on Asemu Asuno and Zeheart Galette. The compilation will feature more than an hour of additional content and be released on DVD and Blu-ray on the 26th of July 2013.
A kickstarter for the anime mini-series Time of Eve has launched this week. The kickstarter was created by Pied Piper, DIRECTIONS, and Studio Rikka to create an international region-free release of Yasuhiro Yoshiura's Time of Eve film. The film was funded for it's initial $18,000 USD within 24 hours and has since reached it's $50,000 USD stretch goal which means the release will include an English dub.
Madman Entertainment have started streaming an English subtitled trailer for upcoming Reel Anime 2013 title 009 RE:CYBORG. The film will be screened in 3d at cinema theaters around Australia in September and October alongside Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo.
Maybe's Dusk maiden of Amnesia manga will conclude in the July issue of Square Enix's Monthly Gangan Joker magazine. An anime adaptation was produced by SILVER LINK last year and the series was streamed online by CrunchyRoll and will soon be released by Hanabee in Australia on the 5th of June.
And finally our thoughts go out to Eiichiro Oda who is in hospital due to peritonsillar abscess, a complication due to an infection frequently caused by tonsillitis. We wish Oda a speedy recovery.