Animejin News - 28th July 1996


September Manga Video releases

Confirmed for an September release from MV are Good Bye Lady Liberty (another

Lupin III movie), Bubblegum Crash 2, Violence Jack 3, 3x3 Eyes volume 4 and the

last Guyver compilation containing episodes 9-12.


Minami Con 3 announced

Even before Minami Con 2 last weekend, work on planning Minami Con 3 had

already started. The con will be a two day event, taking place in July 1997 at

a hotel in Southampton. More details as they emerge.


August AD Vision Video releases

At the end of August watch out for the first episodes of 801 TTS Airbats and

Burn Up W.


Helen McCarthy returns to Superplay

Another consequence of Andy Frain's dismissal from Manga Entertainment has

emerged with the reinstatement of Helen McCarthy as the anime correspondent for

Superplay magazine. The latest issue contains her first new article.


Evangelion CD-ROM to get UK release

Otaku Publishing have revealed their next CD-ROM publishing venture, an English

adaptation of the Evangelion CD-ROMs that are currently only available in

Japan. The CDs contain graphics, sounds and background information from the TV

series, and also lots of other goodies such as screen savers etc.


New Rei Rei date

Kiseki Film's release of Rei Rei has now been put back to 23rd September, the

delay being again blamed on the BBFC.