FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Season 4 of MARIA WATCHES OVER US (Maria-sama ga Miteru)
Fourth “season box set” coming soon;
trailer now available at mariasama.rightstuf.com
The first two seasons are both now available, and the Season 3 DVD Collection – which features the five-episode OVA (original video animation) and five specials that comprise the series’ third season – will be available on March 24, 2009.
- Each set features Japanese audio, along with English on-screen translations, and two English-language subtitle tracks: one with regular dialogue subtitles and a second, special subtitle track that retains the Japanese honorifics.
- Additionally, each set will include the “specials” – comedic shorts that depict the series’ characters in “chibi” form – for its respective season.
“this series is awesome” – Otaku USA
“leaves you eagerly wanting more” – AnimeOnDVD at Mania.com
“Shelf Worthy” – Anime News Network’s Shelf Life
“a truly beautiful anime” -
AnimeOnDVD.com DVD of the Month – July 2008 (Season 1)
AnimeOnDVD.com Picks of the Week (Seasons 1 & 2)
The anime adaptation of Maria-sama ga Miteru – also referred to by fans as “MariMite” – encompasses two, 13-episode TV seasons, a 5-episode OVA (original video animation) as its third season, and a fourth season, which is currently in production and airing on Japanese TV.
The four seasons of Maria Watches Over Us feature animation by Studio DEEN (Fruits Basket, Gravitation, Rurouni Kenshin), direction by Yukihiro Matsushita (Blue Dragon, Sugar Sugar Rune), and scripting by Reiko Yoshida (Aria, Boys Over Flowers, Story of Saiunkoku).
Visit mariasama.rightstuf.com for more information about Maria Watches Over Us (Maria-sama ga Miteru), including detailed character profiles, trailers, downloads and more.
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