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Otakon 2018: Discotek Media Home Video Releases

Over the weekend, Discotek Media updated their twitter page with the several new home video release announcements that was first revealed at Otakon 2018. While most of the new licensed home video releases do not have set release dates it is great to see several fan favorites among the new upcoming releases. The new releases include: Space Wolf Juspion Space Wolf Juspion is heading to SDBD!!! pic.twitter.com/RJnDpOdSwe — 💿 Discotek Media 💿 (@discotekmedia) August 12, 2018 Space Wolf Juspion is heading to SDBD! For those that have never heard of it, prepare yourself for theRead More


Otakon to Host Studio Trigger & Iron-Blooded Orphans Staff

Over the last few weeks the official Otakon website updated with new guests that will be attending the convention.  Many of the newly announced guests include some of the staff that work on productions by Studio Trigger as well as the team behind Mobile Suit Gundam Iron-Blooded Orphans.  The new guests include: Naoko Tsutsumi: Studio Trigger Producer (Gurren Lagann, Little Witch Academia, Kill la Kill) Yoh Yoshinari: Studio Trigger Animation and Director  (Neon Genesis Evangelion animator, Gurren Lagann mechanical design, Little Witch Academia Director) Masahiko Otsuka: Studio Trigger President  (FLCL, When Supernatural Battles Became Commonplace) Tatsuyuki Nagai: Director (Toradora!, anohana, The Anthem of the Heart, Mobile Suit Gundam:Read More


Otakon 2017: Sailor Moon SuperS Amazon Trio English Dub Cast Revealed

Over the weekend, Viz Media has announced some new English dub cast members for Sailor Moon SuperS during the Sailor Moon panel at Otakon 2017.  The latest cast reveals are the dub voices for the Amazon trio.   The new cast members include: John Eric: Tiger’s Eye Michael Yurchak: Hawk’s Eye Erik Scott Kimerer: Fish’s Eye  


Otakon 2017 – Discotek Media to Release Cyborg 009: The Cyborg Soldier

Over the weekend Otakon 2017 was held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. At the convention Discotek Media held a panel featuring several new releases.  Among the releases the company announced that they will be releasing Cyborg 009: The Cyber Soldier on Blu-ray and DVD. For those who are unaware Cyborg 009: The Cyborg Solider is an anime series that premiered in Japan in 2001 and also aired on Toonami in 2003.  The series was a retelling of the original 1964 Cyborg 009 manga series. Cyborg 009 is coming to DVD & SD-BD! pic.twitter.com/O0nRcpR8Bk — DiscotekRead More


Aniplex of America to Host Gurren Lagann 10th Anniversary Event at Otakon 2017

Aniplex of America has announced that they will be hosting a 10th Anniversary event for the Gurren Lagann franchise at Otakon 2017 that will be held in Washington D.C. The panel will feature some of the English dub cast members, which includes Kyle Hebert (Kamina) and Michelle Ruff (Yoko) as well as Tony Oliver.   Aniplex of America also posted an online survey where fans can chose what episode of the series that will be shown at the event.  The results of the survey will be revealed at the event and also via Aniplex of America’s social media. More details about the eventRead More