In the anime side of the VIZ Media panel, VIZ announced their new site called VIZAnime that streams episodes of your favorite VIZ Media titles from Bleach to Naruto and some unexpected favorites such as such as Strawberry 100%. The site is up now so log on to http://www.vizanime.com/.
Fans are already well aware of the release of the Vampire Knight anime series and during the panel we got to see the trailer for this series that looks amazing and even voice actor Vic Mignogna (who is the voice of Zero) was on hand in the convention center to sign copies. While the Volume 1 DVD is already available, the announcement came in for the second volume.
Vampire Knight, Vol. 1 features episodes 1-4 and is on sale now.
Vampire Knight, Vol. 2 features episodes 5-8 and will be available September 2010.
Bleach, Uncut Box Set Season 6 – Release Date: September 28, 2010 – Retail Price: $49.98
Naruto Shippuden Uncut Box Set 3 – Release Date: August 3, 2010 – Retail Price: $49.95, Special Edition: $69.97 (with a collectible Sasori mini-ninja)
Naruto Shippuden Uncut Box Set 4 – Release Date: October 19, 2010 – Retail Price: $49.95, Special Edition: $69.97 (with a collectable Sasuke mini-ninja)
Death Note Collection – Release Date: September 20, 2010 – A double feature collection of both live-action Death Note movies – Available on Blu-ray – Retail Price: $39.98
Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan – Streaming on VIZAnime July 5, 2010 so check this series out because it looks really promising.
As huge Vampire Knight fan I just have to say “Oh yeah, baby, this is what I have been waiting for since forever!” Plus, the Naruto Shippuden fan in me just loves the new box sets. Thank you, VIZ Media, for your delightful bounty we are about to receive.
– Faith McAdams