Hanabee Entertainment Licenses Little Busters! (リトルバスターズ! )
KEY INFORELEASE DATE: 8TH JANUARY 2014 (PART 1) | RELEASE DATE TBA (PART 2)
SRP – $59.99 (DVD) & $64.99 (BLU-RAY)
- Based off the immensely popular visual novel.
- In 2007 it was the most sold game in Japan and was ranked #1 in overall, scenario, theme songs, background music, visuals and heroines.
- Animated by J.C. Staff (Toradora!, Azumanga Daioh!, A Certain Magical Index)
For their last year together as a group, the Little Busters! are going out with all bases loaded - by forming a baseball team! Except they're five members short and it is up to the groups most reluctant members, Riki Naoe and Rin Natsume, to recruit the remaining members.
But recruiting members for their baseball team is not the only mission they've been tasked with. Receiving a series of messages delivered through cats, Riki and Rin are on a quest to that will apparently uncover a secret to their world. However in order to do so they need to complete a series of simple tasks first. Sounds simple enough, right? Not really, when Riki suffers from narcolepsy and Rin is so crippling shy that talking to anyone outside of the Little Busters! group is a tall order.
But the members of Little Busters! are nothing if not resilient and they will do anything in order to fulfill their dreams so prepare to batter up!
- First release to include the first 13 episodes.
- Part Two to be released at a later date and include the remaining 13 episodes.
- To be released in both DVD & Blu-Ray format.
- Extras – Clean Opening & Ending
- Dual language – English dub & Original Japanese audio
“[Little Busters!] is a nice feel-good series that will appeal to fans who aren't concerned with a lack of romance.” – forevergeek.com