RIGHT STUF’S NOZOMI ENTERTAINMENT
Announces August 26 Release of the
TO HEART DVD COLLECTION
Entire 13-episode series, plus “mini” episodes, in one complete box set.
GRIMES, IA, May 22, 2008 – Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc. and Nozomi Entertainment are pleased to announce the release of the TO HEART DVD Collection on August 26, 2008.
“charming” – Underland Online
“the warmth of the animation just seems to shine through” – AnimeOnDVD.com
“anime any shoujo fan will enjoy” – Active Anime
Based on one of Japan’s most popular and influential games, the To Heart franchise spans several media, including visual novels for the PC, PlayStation and PlayStation 2, plus anime, manga and radio-style drama adaptations. The original To Heart anime has been a fan favorite since its 1999 Japanese television debut. Perceptive English-speaking fans may recognize the series from its numerous “cameos” in the best-selling Comic Party anime. Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment’s release of To Heart features a complete video restoration of the entire 13-episode series.
Visit toheart.rightstuf.com for more information about the To Heart anime, plus character profiles, downloads and more!
About TO HEART
For as long as Akari can remember, she and Hiroyuki have always been friends. But with time, everything changes, and her feelings have turned into something more. As a new semester of high school begins, will the two childhood friends come closer together or drift further apart? Join Hiroyuki, Akari and all their friends – the bubbly Shiho, the quiet Serika, the lovely Kotone, and more – in this heartwarming tale of love, relationships and friendship! Contains the complete 13-episode series, plus six mini-episodes!
TO HEART DVD Collection (Thinpak)
Street Date: 8/26/2008
Runtime: Approximately 325 minutes, Dolby Digital Stereo, Color
Genre: Drama / Romance
Suggested Rating: 7+
Format: DVD (2.0 English, 2.0 Japanese, English Subtitles, English On-Screen Translations)
Catalog #: RSDVD0820
Discs: 4 / set
Case Qty: ~10 / case
Scene access, Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo audio for English and Japanese dialogue, English subtitles and English on-screen translations. (Please note: The mini-episodes are in “mono” audio.) PLUS: Line art galleries, character bios and translation notes!
* Cover Art: http://outgoing.rightstuf.com/sleeves/rsdvd0820.jpg
TO HEART © 1999 AQUAPLUS / KSS
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** Product specifications and content may be subject to change.
ABOUT RIGHT STUF, INC.
Currently celebrating its 21st year in business, Right Stuf, Inc. was one of the first players in the U.S. Japanese Animation (“anime”) industry, as both an anime producer/distributor and a retailer. Right Stuf works to promote knowledge of its own products, as well as the anime and manga industry, in general, through its online storefront at RightStuf.com and a variety of media including podcasts and special publications.
Nozomi Entertainment, Right Stuf’s production division, is dedicated to the highest quality releases. True to the Japanese word that inspired its name, Nozomi’s focus is on “what fans want.” By focusing on a limited number of anime properties each year, the Nozomi production team ensures each release receives the care and attention to detail it deserves. Astro Boy, Kimba and Gigantor to modern comedies, dramas and favorites such as The Irresponsible Captain Tylor, His and Her Circumstances, Gravitation, Shingu: Secret of the Stellar Wars, Ninja Nonsense, To Heart, The Third: The Girl With the Blue Eye, Emma: A Victorian Romance and Maria Watches Over Us, Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment produce quality programming for fans of all ages and interests. For more information, visit www.rightstuf.com and www.nozomient.com.
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