Animejin News - 1st November 1998


AD Vision Press Release
                               This Christmas
                                  AD VISION
                    releases the penultimate instalment of...
                           NEON GENESIS EVANGELION

                     Running time: Approximately 50 minutes
                               Certificate 12
                               English dubbed
                           Catalogue no:VHSEV/012D
                            Barcode: 702727023330
                        Dealer Price 8.84  RRP 12.99

                        RELEASE DATE 7TH DECEMBER 1998
                                Advertised in
                      Comics International, Gamesmaster,
                      Bizarre, Cult Times,  Film review,
                      Manga Max, Starburst and Timecode.

Snippets from Aya-con

Future AD Vision titles

AD Vision were distributing a flyer with a list of forthcoming titles for
1999. They are Legend of Crystania (a Record of Lodoss War spin off),
Slayers (comedy fantasy), Yotoden (ninjas), Ninja Resurection (more
ninjas), Bubblegum Crisis (TV series based on the OAVs), Sakura Wars
(steam punk based on a Sega Saturn game), Takegami (I have no idea), Sonic
the Hedgehog (OAV series based on the game), Street Fighter II V (TV series
based on the game), City Hunter (comedy TV series).

Manga Max in two editions

I had a chat with the new editor of Manga Max, Jonathan Clements, and he
explained that there will be two different editions of the first issue. The
'mature' edition will be the same as the 'normal' edition, with the
addition of a sixteen page adult supplement.


Current UK anime release schedule

All of the following dates are subject to change.

9th  November : Neon Genesis Evangelion vol. 11 (A),
                Dirty Pair Flash vol. 3 (A), Tenchi Muyo - The Movie 2 (P),
                Record of Lodoss War vol. 4 (P)
23rd November : Blackjack (M)
7th December  : Neon Genesis Evangelion vol. 12 (A),
January       : Perfect Blue (M - theatrical)
February      : X (M - theatrical)

(A)=ADV Films, (M)=Manga Entertainment, (P)=Pioneer Anime, (K)=Kiseki Films