Pony Canyon to Release: Etotama Collector's Edition 01 on October 10th


ETOTAMA Collector's Edition 01
on October 10th

TOKYO, JAPAN – July 15 2015 - Audio-visual entertainment distributor PONY CANYON is pleased to announce the upcoming release of ETOTAMA (Japanese title: ETOTAMA) Collector's Edition 01 on October 10th in the United States and Canada via PONYCAN US. Pre-orders are available now on RightStuf.com. Collector's Editions 02 and 03 will be released in December and January 2016 respectively. Further details about these volumes will be announced at a later date.

The ETOTAMA Collector's Edition 01 will include episodes 1 to 4 with English subtitles. Bonus materials will include Clean Opening, TV Commercial Collection, a special CD, and more.

ETOTAMA Collector's Edition 01 features:

Spoken Languages: Japanese
Subtitles: English and Spanish
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 widescreen
Episodes: Episodes 1-4
Number of Discs: 3 Discs (1 BD + 1 DVD + 1 CD)
Total Run Time: approx. 100min.
Rating: 15 UP

○Exclusive Mega Tall size “DODEKA” Disc Case
○Special CD Opening theme song「Retry☆ rendezvous」& karaoke ver.
○Double-sided cover illustrated by Koike Satoshi
○Deluxe booklet
○2 collectible Wall Pin-up Pictures illustrated by Akio Watanabe
○Exclusive “PONYCAN US” Plastic Slipcase

Release Date: 10/10/15
Price: SRP $89.98 / Store Price $71.98
UPC code: 742617600098

Pre-order special!
Customers who pre-order this item by August 31st will also receive a special illustration card set (4 cards).

About :
The Eto-shin(Zodiac Gods), are twelve divine messengers who have protected the Land of the Rising Sun since ancient times. "Eto-musume," zodiac girls representing all kinds of animals, revere the Eto-shin and aspire to become one of them.

Every sixty years a tournament is held, and the only way to become one of the twelve Eto-Shin, is to defeat all the current Eto-shin in competition. So great is the power of the Eto-shin that, in the past two-thousand years, no Eto-musume has managed to win the tournament.

It is now time for another tournament and thousands of Eto-shin have gathered from across the land for the opportunity to be immortalized as one of the twelve Zodiac signs. Among all these Eto-shin, there exists a single cat Eto-musume.

Her name is Nya-tan (nya, as in meow). She is believed to be the most capable of becoming an Eto-shin. Unfortunately she is an unlucky girl whose efforts are constantly undermined by evil rodents.

Takeru Amato is only an ordinary high-school boy; but when he meets Nya-tan an extraordinary story begins!

■Executive Producer: Shirogumi Inc.
■Original Story: Shirogumi Inc. & Tablier Communications Inc.
■Original Concept: Takashi Hoshi & To-ru Zekuu of “Schaferhund” and “Shiki Tsukai”
■Director: Fumitoshi Oizaki of “Acchi Kocchi(Place to Place)”, “Sgt. Frog” and “Astarotte no Omocha!”
■CG Director: Takamitsu Hirakawa of “Kirby(Kirby's Dream Land)”
■Series Supervisor/Writer: Deko Akao of “Arakawa Under the Bridge” and “Pretty Rhythm”
■Adult Character Original Concept: Akio Watanabe of the “Monogatari” Series and “Le Fruit De La Grisaia”
■"Pretty" Character Original Concept: QP:FLAPPER of “Sora no Method” and “Girl Friend BETA”
■Adult Character Design & Art Director: Satoshi Koike of “Soul Eater NOT!”
■"Pretty" Character Design: Asami Takahashi of “Elecle nico”
■3D Animation: Shirogumi Inc. of “STAND BY ME Doraemon” and “Moyashimon Returns”
■2D Animation: Encourage Films Co., Ltd. of “Amazing Twins”

◇Nya-tan : Rie Murakawa
◇Chu-tan: Sayaka Ohara
◇Mo-tan: Eriko Matsui
◇Shima-tan: Yuiko Tatsumi
◇Usa-tan: Yuuka Aisaka
◇Dora-tan: Maaya Uchida
◇Shar-tan: Hitomi Nabatame
◇Uma-tan: Ari Ozawa
◇Mei-tan: Mai Fuchigami
◇Key-tan; Megumi Toda
◇Piyo-tan: Mikoi Sasaki
◇Inu-tan: Mariko Honda
◇Uri-tan: Yumiri Hanamori
◇Takeru Amato: Hiro Shimono


PONY CANYON INC. celebrating its 50th anniversary next year and has been dedicating itself to the development and nurture of varied types of entertainment software including production, manufacture, and distribution of diverse packaged software, as well as digital distribution services focusing on entertainment. One of the biggest producers/distributors of Blu-rays and DVDs in Japan, PONY CANYON has been involved in the production of many hit anime titles including Attack on Titan, Fairy Tail, K-On, and Free!

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