Hidemi Fukuhara Elevated to Vice Chairman
Japan’s vibrant history of storytelling gets animated with the broadcast of Folktales from Japan this season
HOUSTON, March 29, 2012—Sentai Filmworks announces it has added Season 2 of the new adventure series PHI-BRAIN ~ KAMI NO PUZZLE from famed director and manga creator Junichi Sato (Sailor Moon, Sergeant Frog, Pretear, Aria,) and legendary anime studio SUNRISE (Mobile Suit Gundam, Cowboy Bebop, Sorceror Hunters, Dirty Pair, Escaflowne.) Season 2 takes the outstanding 25 episodes of Season 1 and builds from there with another 25 action-packed episodes.
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Streaming Anime and Asian content leader prepares to take its viewers on an interstellar journey this spring with SPACE BROTHERS
HOUSTON, March 12, 2012— Sentai Filmworks is pleased to announce the licensing of HATSUKOI LIMITED, the 12 episode series that proves love really is all around, even when you aren’t expecting it! Based on the manga by Mizuki Kawashita (Ichigo 100%), the series features direction by Yoshiki Yamakaw (Baby, Please Kill Me!), character designs by Tomoyuki Shitaya (Kimikiss: Pure Rouge, Mayo Chiki!) and music by Nijine (Mashiroiro Symphony, IDOLM@STER Xenoglossia).
The leader in streaming Anime and Asian content to announce spring 2012 simulcast lineup
Set containing entire 16-episode series scheduled for July 2012.
Bloomington, MN – March 28, 2012 – AniMinneapolis, the second-largest anime convention in Minneapolis, is excited to announce two local fan guests for the 2012 convention, including Master costumer Robert “Vash” Lewis and comic-book reviewer Lewis “Linkara” Lovhaug. The Anime Minneapolis 2012 convention will be happening June 29 – July 1, 2012 at the Mall of America.
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HOUSTON, March 27th, 2012 – Section23 Films is pleased to announce the release of DREAM EATER MERRY, the latest hit anime series from animation powerhouse J.C. STAFF (Excel Saga, Azumanga Daioh, Revolutionary Girl Utena,) The Complete Collection is out today on both DVD & Blu-Ray by Section23 client, Sentai Filmworks.
GENKAKU PICASSO, THE PRINCE OF TENNIS And YU-GI-OH! 5D’s Join The Extensive VIZ Manga Digital Library
HOUSTON, March 24, 2012— Sentai Filmworks proudly continues the company’s commitment to showcasing the newest and most innovating creators and films in the anime field with their latest short film acquisition, THIS BOY CAN FIGHT ALIENS! Produced by CoMix Wave, which helped initiate the current revolution in independent anime production with the works of Makoto Shinkai (Voices of A Distant Star, The Place Promised in Our Early Days) that have inspired a whole new wave of animators in Japan, THIS BOY CAN FIGHT ALIENS! was written and created by director Soubi Yamamoto, who’s making her long format animation debut after producing animation for video games and cell phones.
AM2 PROUDLY ANNOUNCES ANDREA LIBMAN AS AN OFFICIAL GUEST OF HONOR FOR THE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED CONVENTION THIS JUNE 15-17, 2012 AT THE ANAHEIM CONVENTION CENTER AND HILTON
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Lisle, Illinois – March 23, 2012 – Anime Midwest 2012 is excited to announce performances by Random aka MegaRan, Level Boys, and V is for Villains at the Anime Midwest 2012 convention. Anime Midwest is a national fan conference (think Comic-Con) that will bring together thousands of attendees for a three-day weekend filled with autograph signings, special guests, an exhibit hall, concerts, costume contests, and events. Anime Midwest will be held July 6-8, 2012 at the beautiful Wyndham Executive Conference Center in Lisle, Illinois. Additional guests are slated to be announced as the convention approaches.