Entire 12-episode television series in one DVD set scheduled for June 2012.
GRIMES, Iowa, Feb. 22, 2012 – Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc. and its Nozomi Entertainment division are pleased to announce the BOOGIEPOP PHANTOM Complete TV Series DVD set will be available on June 5, 2012.
This new, value-priced DVD collection will include the entire 12-episode Boogiepop Phantom anime TV series in a single keepcase.
“A spooky sepia puzzle” – SciFi Weekly
“There’s something addictive about this moody little show.”
– Chris Beveridge, Fandom Post
“intellectually demanding and artistically impressive” – Animation World Magazine
The Boogiepop Phantom television series features animation by Studio Madhouse (Redline, Death Note, Batman: Gotham Knight), with direction by Takashi Watanabe (Slayers, Shakugan no Shana, Ikki Tousen, Lost Universe) and series concept by Sadayuki Murai (Millennium Actress, Kino’s Journey, Perfect Blue).
Created by Kouhei Kadono, the acclaimed Boogiepop series spans more than 14 light novels, multiple light-novel spin-offs and two manga series, in addition to the animated television series and a live-action prequel movie (which is also available from Right Stuf’s Nozomi Entertainment).
Boogiepop Phantom aired on television in North America on the FUNimation Channel, Comcast’s Anime Selects, Anime Network, ImaginAsian and G4. Several of the novels and both manga are published in North America by Seven Seas Entertainment.
Visit boogiepop.rightstuf.com for more information about Boogiepop Phantom animated television series, plus trailers and desktop wallpapers.
About the BOOGIEPOP PHANTOM TV Series
Five years ago, a string of grisly murders shook the city to its core. Now terror has returned, and this time it has a name: Boogiepop. Everyone knows about Boogiepop: death incarnate, she stalks the night in search of fresh victims. Meet her, and you simply… vanish. In the darkness, glass shatters and time stands still… There’s something out there, and it’s coming closer. Are you safe? The complete 12-episode TV series!
BOOGIEPOP PHANTOM Complete TV Series
Street Date: 6/5/2012
Runtime: 360 minutes
Genre: Horror / Suspense
Suggested Rating: 15+
Audio: English (Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2.0), Japanese (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo)
Subtitles: English subtitles and English on-screen translations
Video: 4:3 Original aspect ratio, Color
Catalog #: RSDVD1272
Case Quantity: 30
Line art gallery, producer notes, character notes, music videos for opening and closing themes, original Fruits music video, original Boogiepop music video, five (5) original Japanese promo trailers, and English-language producer’s commentary.
* Cover Art: http://outgoing.rightstuf.com/sleeves/rsdvd1272.jpg
BOOGIEPOP PHANTOM © KOHEI KADONO/Mediaworks•Project Boogiepop
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ABOUT RIGHT STUF, INC.
Currently celebrating its 24th year in business, Right Stuf, Inc. was one of the first players in the U.S. Japanese Animation (“anime”) industry, as both an anime producer/distributor and a retailer. Right Stuf works to promote knowledge of its own products, as well as the anime and manga industry, in general, through its online storefront at RightStuf.com and a variety of media including podcasts and special publications.
Nozomi Entertainment, Right Stuf’s production division, is dedicated to the highest quality releases. True to the Japanese word that inspired its name, Nozomi’s focus is on “what fans want.” By focusing on a limited number of anime properties each year, the Nozomi production team ensures each release receives the care and attention to detail it deserves.
From anime classics like Astro Boy, Kimba and Gigantor to modern comedies, dramas and favorites such as The Irresponsible Captain Tylor, His and Her Circumstances, Gravitation, Ninja Nonsense, The Third: The Girl With the Blue Eye, Emma: A Victorian Romance, Maria Watches Over Us, ARIA, Gakuen Alice, Rental Magica, Dirty Pair, Junjo Romantica and Revolutionary Girl Utena, Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment produce quality programming for fans of all ages and interests. For more information, visit www.rightstuf.com and www.nozomient.com.