Love Live! The School Idol Movie Standard Edition Now Available for Preorder

Santa Ana, CA (June 28, 2016) – NIS America is thrilled to announce that a standard edition for Love Live! The School Idol Movie is now available for preorder! It will be released in North America on July 26, 2016 with a full English dub for all speaking parts. Following the successful limited-run theatrical release, now all Love Live! fans can relive the magic at any time in their own homes!

This Standard Edition will be available at the following select online retailers: Right Stuf, The Anime Corner Store, Anime Pavilion, Collectors Anime and NIS America Online Store.

About the movie:
Although μ's, the defending champions of the school idol tournament, plans to dissolve their group after the graduation of their senior members, they receive news that leads them to holding a concert event! The 9 girls continue to learn and grow in this new and unfamiliar world. What is the last thing that these girls can do as school idols? With the clock ticking, what kind of meaning will the μ's members find in performing the most exciting live performance?

About the extras:
- Bonus features: Clean ending and original Japanese promos.

Japanese Main Cast
Emi Nitta as Honoka Kosaka
Yoshino Nanjo as Eli Ayase
Aya Uchida as Kotori Minami
Suzuko Mimori as Umi Sonoda
Riho Iida as Rin Hoshizora
Pile as Maki Nishikino
Aina Kusuda as Nozomi Tojo
Yurika Kubo as Hanayo Koizumi
Sora Tokui as Nico Yazawa

Japanese Main Staff
Original Story: Hajime Yatate
Original Plan: Sakurako Kimino
Director: Takahiko Kyogoku
Script: Jukki Hanada
Character Design & Animation Director: Yuhei Murota
Set Design: Takeshi Takahashi
Art Directors: Yasunao Moriyasu, Erika Okazaki
Color Planning: Rie Kato
Design Works: Asako Nishida
Directors of Photography: Daichi Nogami, Daiki Sugiyama
CG Producer: Shigeru Matsumi
Editor: Daisuke Imai
Sound Director: Yukio Nagasaki
Music: Yoshiaki Fujisawa
Music Production: Lantis
Animation Production: SUNRISE Inc.
Presented by: 2015 PROJECT Lovelive! Movie

English Main Cast
Marieve Herington as Honoka Kosaka
Erica Lindbeck as Eli Ayase
Cristina Vee as Kotori Minami
Kira Buckland as Umi Sonoda
Faye Mata as Rin Hoshizora
Caitlin Glass as Maki Nishikino
Laura Post as Nozomi Tojo
Xanthe Huynh as Hanayo Koizumi
Erica Mendez as Nico Yazawa

TITLE: Love Live! The School Idol Movie
UPC: 813633017747
AGE RATING: Everyone
MSRP: $44.99
RELEASE DATE: July 26, 2016
LENGTH: 99 mins
LANGUAGE: English dub, Japanese w/subs
FORMAT: 1 Blu-ray disc

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About NIS America
In 2003, NIS America was established in Southern California to bring exciting, one-of-a-kind Japanese culture to North America. NIS America's team members devote themselves to the fans. Their respect for their fans is at the heart of everything they do. As an established entertainment publisher in the U.S., NIS America is committed to continuous growth and improvement.

NIS America is a subsidiary of Nippon Ichi Software, Inc., a Japanese company famous for its unique line of strategy RPGs with titles such as Disgaea, Phantom Brave, and Makai Kingdom. NIS America has also become a publisher of Japanese anime titles, such as Toradora!, Love Live! School Idol Project, and A Lull in the Sea.

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