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Anime DVDs You May Have Missed “Ninja Robots”

Japanese Title: Ninja Senshi Tobikage (Ninja Warrior Tobikage) Publisher: Payless Entertainment Pty Ltd (Australia) Format: Region Free DVD, PAL, English Dubbed Length: 20 episodes x 24 minutes Production Date: 1985 – 1986 English Version Release Date: Late 2007 Currently in … Continue reading

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Forgotten Anime: “Dancougar (TV Series + Requiem for Victims OVA)”

Distributor: Software Sculptures (USA) Original Year of Release: 1985 – 1986 English Video Release: 1996 – 1997, Subtitled Japanese Title: Choju Kishin Dancougar (Super Beast Machine God Dancougar) Runtime: 38 episodes x 25 mins + 1 x 30 min OVA … Continue reading

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Dead English Language Anime Magazines: “Protoculture Addicts”

Publisher: Claude J. Pelletier, Ianvs Publications, Protoculture Enr, Protoculture, Christopher Macdonald, Protoculture, Inc. Format: 170mm x 240mm (Comic Size), 167mm x 255mm (Comic Size), B5, 207mm x 270mm (Standard Magazine Size) Genre/Type: Anime, Manga, Japanese Live Action, Japanese Music, Convention … Continue reading

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Anime Music Video Compilations: “Tenchi Muyo! Ryo-Ohki Sound File”

Publisher: Pioneer LDC Format: VHS and Laserdisc, NTSC, Japanese Dialogue Length: 30 minutes Original Release Date: 25 January 1994 Animation Exclusive to this Release: Yes Other Sources (Japanese unless noted): Tenchi Muyo! Ryo-Ohki Volume ! (DVD 1999), Tenchi Muyo! Ryo-Ohki … Continue reading

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The Obscurities in the Western Connection Catalogue: “Samurai Gold”

Release Date: 19 September 1994 Format: PAL VHS, Japanese Dialogue with English Subtitles Runtime: 60 mins Catalogue Number: WEST018 Japanese Title: Toyamazakura Uchucho Yatsu no Nawa Gold (Cosmic Commander of the Toyama Cherry Trees: His Name is Gold) Japanese Production … Continue reading

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Anime DVDs You May Have Missed: “Stormy Night”

Japanese Title: Arashi no Yoru ni (Stormy Night) Publisher: Asia Video Publishing (Hong Kong) Format: Region 3 DVD, NTSC, Japanese Dialogue with optional Cantonese dub and English and Chinese Subtitles Length: 105 minutes Production Date: 2005 English Version Release Date: … Continue reading

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Forgotten Anime: “Twilight of the Cockroaches”

Distributor: Lumivision/Streamline Pictures (USA) Original Year of Release: 1987 English Video Release: 1992, Subtitled (also dubbed VHS version released) Japanese Title: Gokiburi-tachi no Tasogare Runtime: 105 minutes In the general anime fan community, I guess there was a perception that … Continue reading

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