Manga UK reveal new acquisitions and forthcoming release dates for Q4 2012

Over the last week a fair amount of news has come to light for forthcoming anime releases. At the MCM Manchester Expo last weekend, Manga Entertainment’s Jerome Mazandarani hosted a panel where he confirmed the new licences and release dates.

First of all the new licenses are:

  • Production IG’s Guilty Crown, set for release¬†on both DVD & Blu-Ray
  • Fractale¬†will be released on DVD on December 10th
  • Jormungand
  • Aria The Scarlet Ammo

Forthcoming release dates now confirmed are:

  • The World God Only Knows on October 1st
  • Blue Exorcist Part 2 on October 22nd
  • Tales of Vesperia: The First Strike on December 3rd
  • Gintama: The Movie on DVD on December 24th
  • The first box set of Persona 4 The Animation on DVD & Blu-Ray on December 24th
  • The first of the new Berserk movies will also see a December 24th release date.

A few days later via their twitter account, it was also confirmed that season 4 of Hetalia: World Series will be released on DVD in December.

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MCM Manchester Expo is this Saturday – all the info an anime goer needs

The MCM Manchester Expo is this weekend and it promises to be another busy Saturday packed with bargains and interesting content for those attending. MCM Expo have published the entire show guide that can be viewed HERE.

From an anime goers perspective there a few notes to make mention of. There will be a few panels, the chance to meet Vic Mignogna and the Manga UK stand will also have special DVD and Blu-Ray deals. With that in mind here’s the info you need to know –
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