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Thursday 7th February 2013


Big news in our 15th podcast

Manga UK PodcastAnd we're back for a swiftly convened, somewhat shambolic podcast, with Jeremy Graves and Andrew Hewson in the studio, and Jerome seemingly somewhere inside an oxygen tent, coughing leprous germs over everyone.

Why? Because...

0:00 A very special announcement sure to set the twitterverse alight. You'll have to listen to find out what it is.

05:00 And while we're here, some other stuff coming up in "Q2". Fullmetal Alchemist movie Blu-rays, second boxset for Persona 4, Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan, Okami-san and her Seven Companions, Loups Garous (NOT Loop Garous, don't listen to them), King of Thorn, Tiger and Bunny 2 ("with yet more stuff"), Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood 3, Cat Planet Cuties.

09:26 Some coughing from Jerome, just to prove he's ill and not just pulling a sickie. But no, there are still more releeses streaming forth: Penguindrum and Black Rock Shooter, Bleach 10, DBZ 7, and Streetfighter II: the Movie on Blu-ray, Hellsing Ultimate,oh, so many things!

14:00 Oh, and Halo: Forward Unto Dawn, coming from Anchor Bay.

16:00 Bakuman! Highschool of the Dead: Drifters of the Dead, plus an exclusive London "Comicon" release of the same.

Get those pre-orders on Shopmanga! And be excellent to each other.

The Podcast is available to download now HERE, or find it and an archive of previous shows at our iTunes page. For a detailed contents listing of previous podcasts, check out our Podcasts page.

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Death Note Complete Series And Ova Collectors Edition

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On Blu-ray for the first time! Collected across 6 discs containing all 37 episodes of the hit anime series plus the bonus Death Note: Relight OVAs.

Light Yagami is a genius high school student who is about to learn about life through a book of death. When a bored shinigami, God of Death, named Ryuk drops a black notepad called a Death Note, Light receives power over life and death with the stroke of a pen. Determined to use this dark gift for the best, Light sets out to rid the world of evil... namely the people he believes to be evil.
Should anyone hold such power?
The consequences of Light’s actions will set the world ablaze.

Contains episodes 1-37 plus Death Note Relight OVAs on a bonus Blu-ray disc
Also features exclusive collectors edition rigid box packaging
Languages: English, Japanese and English Subtitles

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