Right Stuf & Nozomi Entertainment Announce
New Street Date of January 4, 2011 for
GRAVITATION Complete DVD Collection (TV+OVA)
GRIMES, Iowa, September 30, 2010 – Anime producer and online retailer Right Stuf, Inc. and its Nozomi Entertainment division have rescheduled the release of the GRAVITATION Complete DVD Collection to January 4, 2011.
This new release collects both anime adaptations of Gravitation – the 13-episode television series and the 2-episode OVA series – together for the very first time. The set will feature remastered Dolby Digital 5.1 English audio, plus Dolby Digital 2.0 English and Japanese audio options, and English subtitles and on-screen translations, and it will be housed in a thin-profile, collectors’ art box.
Gravitation has been hailed as one of the “best romantic anime titles of all time” (Anime Insider) and is based upon the boys’ love manga by Maki Murakami. The manga series, its sequel and the Gravitation novel are published in North America by TOKYOPOP.
Visit gravitation.rightstuf.com for more information about Gravitation, to view the series trailer, and to pre-order the DVD set.
Love – the one force that simply won’t be denied! Walking through the park, aspiring rock star Shuichi’s latest lyrics flutter away and land at the feet of a stunning stranger that takes his breath away. The stranger happens to be the famous novelist Eiri Yuki, who completely crushes the young singer by telling him he has “zero talent.” Now, Shuichi’s so annoyed that he’s managed to finish his song just so he can find and confront Yuki! But, are his actions really motivated by anger, or has he fallen in love? Includes both the entire 13-episode TV series and the complete 2-episode OVA series!
GRAVITATION Complete DVD Collection (TV + OVA, Remastered Dolby 5.1)
Pre-Book: 10/5/2010 NEW Pre-Book: 12/7/2010
Street Date: 11/2/2010 NEW Street Date: 1/4/2011
Runtime: Approximately 385 minutes, Dolby Digital Stereo, Color
Genre: Drama / Romance
Suggested Rating: 16+
Format: DVD (5.1 and 2.0 English Audio, 2.0 Japanese Audio, English Subtitles and On-Screen Translations)
Catalog #: RSDVD1038
Case Qty: 9 / case
Scene access, Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2.0 Stereo English audio, Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo Japanese audio, English subtitles and on-screen translations. PLUS TV Series Extras: U.S. Gravitation debut trailer, textless opening and closing, liner notes, art galleries, character profiles, and Nozomi trailers. AND OVA Extras: Liner notes, art gallery, anime vs. manga comparison, Gravitation Sneak Previews 1 & 2, clean opening, clean version of Episode 1 alternative closing, soundtrack-only audio channel with lyrics track, and Nozomi trailers.
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GRAVITATION TV Series © 2000 Maki Murakami/Sony Magazines, Aniplex Inc. © Maki Murakami/GENTOSHA COMICS INC. Licensed by Aniplex Inc. All Rights Reserved.
GRAVITATION OVA: Lyrics of Love © Maki Murakami/Sony Magazines/MOVIC/Aniplex Inc. Licensed by Aniplex Inc. All Rights Reserved. Unauthorized reproduction and exhibition is prohibited.
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ABOUT RIGHT STUF, INC.
Currently celebrating its 23rd 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.
From anime classics like Astro Boy, Kimba and Gigantor to modern comedies, dramas and favorites such as The Irresponsible Captain Tylor, His and Her Circumstances, Gravitation, Ninja Nonsense, The Third: The Girl With the Blue Eye, Emma: A Victorian Romance, Maria Watches Over Us, ARIA, Gakuen Alice, Rental Magica and Junjo Romantica, 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.