Hellsing: Ultimate Synopsis
For over a century, the Hellsing Organization has been secretly protecting the British Empire from the undead “freaks,” When Sir Integra Hellsing succeeded as the head of the organization, she also inherited the ultimate weapon against the undead enemies, the rogue vampire Arucard. Although his signature weapon is an enormous “anti-freak” gun called Jackal, he is a “true” undead with mysterious and frightening powers, which includes the ability to transform himself into bats and other creatures. While on a mission ordered by Integra, he is forced to shoot Seras Victoria, a policewoman held hostage by an enemy vampire. “Do you want to live?” he asks Seras, whose very answer changes the course of her existence. Now reborn as Arucard’s servant, Seras is torn between her conflicting humanity and her vampire urges.
Street Date: 12/06/06
Retail Price: $44.98
Domed city Romd is an impenetrable would-be utopia where humans and robots coexist, and everything is under complete government control. While working on a mysterious murder case, Rel Mayer, a female detective who works for the Civilian Intelligence Office, receives a foreboding message that something is going to “awaken.” That night, she is attacked by a deformed super-being…What was this unidentified monster that attacked her, and who was the figure that came in between them? Eventually the spiraling mystery unfolds and the metaphysical battle cry will lure Rel to the unknown outside world.
Street Date: 11/22/06
Retail Price: $29.98
Paradise Kiss Synopsis
Yukari, a beautiful high school student, is studying for the college entrance exam. Her entire life is based on the education formula, which means the most important objectives are to get good test scores and get into a good college. As a result, she has been ultimately stressed out by trying so hard to please her parents. One day, she ran into a group of students from Yazawa School of Design that calls itself “Paradise Kiss,” and her life began to change… They want Yukari to model their creations in the annual Yazawa School of Design fashion show! At first, she is hesitant about doing anything other than studying, but as Yukari is influenced by the unique members of “Paradise Kiss,” she begins to notice that there is more to life than school.
Street Date: 12/19/06
Hello Kitty: Stump Village Synopsis
Let’s visit Stump Village to see Hello Kitty and all of her cute friends!
Each day is a new surprise, like inventing a seesaw nutcracker, making
sunglasses out of vegetables, and building a yummy-looking cookie town.
Sometimes they play and sometimes they misbehave, but at the end of the day
they always learn something new.
Street Date: 10/31/06
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