Animejin News - 6th February 2000


MVM Press Release

                        ROBOTECH II : THE SENTINELS

The year is 2022

On Earth an expedition is being readied to send a valient task force into
space to confront the leaders of a vast alien armada. The Robotech Masters
have become a nomadic race of technovoyagers, leaving their home world
almost a deserted planet and open to a secret invasion by the Invid, an
alien race driven by vengence. As the alien invaders attempt to attack, the
planet's automatic defense mechanisms are set in motion by the Sentinels,
guardians of a dying race.

The most astounding science fiction saga ever told - featuring action
packed state of the art animation!

Cat. No.  Title                       Cert.   RRP    R/date
MV1006    Robotech II: The Sentinels  U(tbc)  12.99  06/03/00

Barcode: 5028157202189     Running time: 75 mins     English


ADV Films Press Releases

                             ORIGINAL DIRTY PAIR
                                   Volume 1

On the heels of the best selling Dirty Pair Flash series, come the original 
Lovely Angels wreaking the galaxy wide havoc that earned them their name. 
This is the ORIGINAL Kei and Yuri, the gun wielding, Bloody Card throwing 
Dirty Pair that millions have come to know and love. Who else could destroy
half the city in pursuit of a walking arsenal disguised as an android and
still call it a victory? Older, sexier and able to cause every bit as much
collateral damage as their younger cousins, the original Pair are back at

                           RUNNING TIME 50 MINUTES
                               CERTIFICATE 12
                               ENGLISH DUBBED
                          CATALOGUE NO: VHSOD/001D 
                            BARCODE: 702727035333
                       DEALER PRICE 8.84  RRP 12.99

                       RELEASE DATE 7TH FEBRUARY 2000



                             801ST T.T.S. AITBATS
                                 3RD STRIKE

Eating is serious business in the military, and the announcement of a
ramen-noodle-eating contest is an event not to be missed. As casual
wagering on the outcome escalates into a frenzied multi-national gambling
racket, all eyes turn to the daring young men and women of the 801 T.T.S.
Airbats. Who among them will emerge as the ultimate victor? Rigorous
training, devoted practive and the mysterious arts of mass consumption
result in merciless culinary combat and dinner table treachery as the bowl
count rises. Bring your appetite for riotous comedy when you sit down with
the 801 T.T.S. Airbats 3!

                           RUNNING TIME 60 MINUTES
                               CERTIFICATE U
                               ENGLISH DUBBED
                          CATALOGUE NO: VHSAB/003D
                            BARCODE: 702727027239
                       DEALER PRICE 8.84  RRP 12.99

                       RELEASE DATE 7TH FEBRUARY 2000



Current UK anime release schedule

All of the following dates are subject to change.

7th February  : Original Dirty Pair Vol. 1 (A), Airbats 3rd Strike (A),
28th February : Ghost in the Shell DVD (M)
March         : Perfect Blue DVD (M)
6th March     : Robotech II: The Sentinals (V), Yotoden 2 (A)
                Dirty Pair Flash Mission 3 Vol. 1 (A)
April         : X (M)
3rd April     : Street Fighter II V Vol. 4 (A), Sakura Wars Vol. 2 (A)
1st May       : Bubblegum Crisis 2040 Vol. 1 (A),
                Original Dirty Pair Vol. 2 (A)
5th June      : Dirty Pair Flash Mission 3 Vol. 2 (A), Takegami 3 (A)

(A)=ADV Films, (M)=Manga Entertainment, (P)=Pioneer Anime, (V)=MVM