Right Stuf, Inc. and Nozomi Entertainment - Anime Nebraskon Announcements
GRIMES, IA, November 5, 2016 — New details were announced by anime distributor Right Stuf, Inc. and anime producer Nozomi Entertainment during Right Stuf's panel at Anime Nebraskon 2016 in Omaha, Nebraska. Details were provided for the Sunrise/Right Stuf releases of the MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM MOVIE TRILOGY, MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM 0083 STARDUST MEMORY / AFTERGLOW OF ZEON, MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM 08TH MS TEAM / MILLER'S REPORT, and MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM MS IGLOO. Nozomi Entertainment also revealed the release date for GALAXY ANGEL.
RIGHT STUF EXCLUSIVES
Right Stuf, Inc. and Sunrise Inc. are excited to announce that the following Mobile Suit Gundam sequel series titles will be released in the coming months: Mobile Suit Gundam Movie Trilogy, Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory / Afterglow of Zeon, Mobile Suit Gundam 08th MS Team / Miller's Report, and Mobile Suit Gundam MS Igloo.
About Mobile Suit Gundam Movie Trilogy
Universal Century 0079. Amuro Ray finds himself caught up in the war between the Earth Federation and the Principality of Zeon. He unwillingly becomes the pilot of a prototype Mobile Suit called the Gundam. Now he and the crew of the White Base will have to fight for their very lives as the enemy attempts to destroy this new weapon at all costs.
Combatants will face triumph and turmoil as they battle their way through space to get to their final destination on Earth. The outcome of the war lies in the hands of the Newtype in the anime series that started it all.
Mobile Suit Gundam Movie Trilogy will be released on Blu-ray in early 2017 featuring Japanese audio with English subtitles.
About Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory / Afterglow of Zeon
Universal Century 0083. Having triumphed in the One-Year War, the Earth Federation has grown complacent, while the last remnants of Zeonic forces have been planning one final stand. It all hinges on ace Zeon pilot Anavel Gato stealing one of the new prototype Gundams out from under the Federation's nose. With a nuclear-equipped Gundam missing and their pride wounded, the Federation ship Albion and rookie pilot Kou Uraki set out in pursuit of the Zeonic thieves and the stolen Gundam.
Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory / Afterglow of Zeon will be released on DVD and Blu-ray in early 2017 featuring English and Japanese audio with English subtitles. Afterglow of Zeon (also known as The Last Blitz of Zeon) will be released for the first time ever in North America.
About Mobile Suit Gundam 08th MS Team / Miller's Report
The year is Univeral Century 0079. The Federation has begun mass production of the prototype Gundams for use by their ground forces. Shiro Amada, commander of The 08th MS Team, must lead his squadron through fierce fighting on the ground. However, the Zeons are developing a secret project which could tip the balance of power! Can Shiro and his ragtag team of castoffs, rejects, and bad attitudes save the Federation?
Mobile Suit Gundam 08th MS Team / Miller's Report will be released on DVD and Blu-ray in early 2017 featuring English and Japanese audio with English subtitles.
About Mobile Suit Gundam MS Igloo
Universal Century 0079. It has been some half a century since human beings migrated to space due to the overpopulation of Earth. In Universal Century 0079, Side 3, the farthest cluster of colonies from Earth, began a war of independence against the Earth Federation Government. This was the beginning of a massive and tragic war that is later to be called the One-Year War…
Mobile Suit Gundam MS Igloo will be released on DVD and Blu-ray in early 2017 featuring Japanese audio with English subtitles.
NOZOMI ENTERTAINMENT BLU-RAY RELEASES
Nozomi Entertainment announced the release date for Galaxy Angel, the science fiction comedy anime directed by Morio Asaka (Sword Art Online, Gunslinger Girl, Chobits) and featuring animation from Madhouse (Black Lagoon, Death Note, Magic User's Club!). Galaxy Angel will be available on Blu-ray in North America for the first time ever.
About Galaxy Angel
Milfeulle Sakuraba is the newest member of the Angel Brigade, a branch of the Transvaal Empire military whose primary mission is to search for relics known as ‘Lost Technology’. The only problem is that no one actually knows what the Lost Technology is! Relegated to performing menial tasks of the highest priorities: a search for lost kittens, defusing of a talking missile, and delivering an old school I.D – The Angel Brigade's here to save the galaxy…one planet at a time!
Galaxy Angel will be released on February 7, 2017 on Blu-ray with English and Japanese audio with English subtitles and will include the Now I Get It! GA Lectures with on screen text translated into English for the first time ever.
About Right Stuf, Inc.
Founded in 1987, Right Stuf, Inc. is among North America's largest distributors and retailers in the anime and manga marketplace. One of the industry's original pioneers, Right Stuf operates one of the trade's most recognized Internet storefronts, rightstufanime.com. Right Stuf also works in a variety of media vehicles including video streaming, podcasts and special publications. Also under the Right Stuf corporate umbrella is print publisher Right Stuf On-Demand, and video production labels Nozomi Entertainment, Lucky Penny Entertainment, and 5 Points Pictures.
Visit www.rightstufanime.com for additional information.
About Nozomi Entertainment
One of North America's oldest anime publishers, Nozomi Entertainment is dedicated to releasing anime classics and modern favorites. Initially founded in 1987, the studio focused on classic acquisitions such as Astro Boy, Kimba the White Lion, and other early anime. Today, Nozomi Entertainment is known for its quality releases of treasured titles like The Rose of Versailles, Revolutionary Girl Utena, Space Adventure Cobra, Cat's Eye, ARIA, and much more. Nozomi Entertainment's corporate headquarters are located in Grimes, Iowa. Their licensed products are carried by online and physical retailers throughout North America.
Visit www.nozomient.com for additional information.
About Sunrise Inc.
Sunrise Inc., a Namco Bandai Group Company, is an animation production studio which produces smash hit anime series like the original Mobile Suit Gundam, and all of the subsequent series in the Gundam franchise, as well as Cowboy Bebop, Escaflowne, Code Geass, TIGER & BUNNY, and many more. The company is located in Suginami, Tokyo, Japan and was established in 1972. The President and CEO is Mr. Yasuo Miyakawa.
Visit http://www.sunrise-inc.co.jp for additional information.