Nozomi Ent. Announces RENTAL MAGICA, Collection 1 DVD

Nozomi Entertainment announced a new, value-priced DVD set for RENTAL MAGICA, Collection 1 will be available on August 7, 2012. The set will offer the first 12 episodes of Rental Magica in both “broadcast order,” as seen on Japanese television (and the Japanese DVD release), and “chronological order,” according to the timeline presented in the novels that served as the series’ inspiration. It will be housed in a single DVD keepcase.

DIRTY PAIR: The Original Features DVD Collection Announced

Right Stuf’s Nozomi Entertainment announced the DIRTY PAIR: The Original Features DVD Collection, which includes the Project Eden film and the Affair of Nolandia and Flight 005 Conspiracy OVAs, will be available on May 1, 2012. Like Nozomi’s recent Dirty Pair DVD releases, these features will utilize remastered video from the Japanese DVDs, plus THREE audio tracks — two English audio options (the Streamline Pictures and ADV Films dubs) and Japanese audio, along with English-language subtitles and on-screen translations.

Right Stuf’s Nozomi Ent. Announces GASARAKI Complete Series DVD Collection

Right Stuf, Inc. and Nozomi Entertainment announced the Gasaraki Complete Series DVD Collection will be available on February 7, 2012. The entire 25-episode series will be housed in a single keepcase on 5-discs and feature the previously released English-language dub, Japanese audio, and removable English subtitles and on-screen translations. On-disc extras will include the series’ multiple opening and closing sequences, plus behind-the-scenes footage and Nozomi trailers.

Right Stuf & Nozomi Ent. Announce DIRTY PAIR: THE ORIGINAL OVA SERIES

Right Stuf, Inc. and its Nozomi Entertainment division announced Dirty Pair: The Original OVA Series will be available on January 3, 2012 as a 3-disc, value-priced DVD collection ($34.99 SRP). The full 10-episode, direct-to-video (OVA) sequel to the original Dirty Pair television series will feature remastered video from the Japanese DVD release, the previously released English-language audio, Japanese audio, and English-language subtitles and on-screen translations.

Right Stuf/ Nozomi Announce Value-Priced GAKUEN ALICE DVD Set

Right Stuf, Inc. and Nozomi Entertainment announced a new, lower-priced GAKUEN ALICE DVD Set (Litebox) will be released on November 1, 2011. This 26-episode anime adaptation of Tachibana Higuchi’s ongoing Gakuen Alice manga will be released in a single, litebox-style keepcase and feature Japanese audio, English-language subtitles and English on-screen translations. On-disc extras will include liner notes, character bios, the textless opening, the textless closing and Nozomi Entertainment trailers.

Right Stuf & Nozomi Ent. Announce First UTENA Remastered DVD Set for June 7, 2011

Right Stuf & Nozomi Entertainment announced REVOLUTIONARY GIRL UTENA: The Student Council Saga DVD Set L.E. will be available on June 7, 2011. Only a limited quantity of this premium set will be produced.

This first of three, limited-edition DVD box sets will feature remastered video and a newly created Dolby Digital 5.1 Japanese audio track from the recent Japanese DVD release, as well as Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo for English and Japanese audio, plus English-language subtitles and on-screen translations.

On-disc extras will include the clean opening and closing, both a live-action video and TV spot for the opening single, and TV commercials for the Japanese release. Additionally, the set will be housed in a collectors’ art box and also include a book with content from the limited-edition Japanese release with episode commentary, discussions about the series’ updated audio, video, and opening and closing sequences, and the first installment of production notes from the Japanese laser disc release.