ADV expands into Sentai
In a recent announcement, ADV Films revealed plans to localize and distribute seven titles for its new partner, Sentai Filmworks. The announcement also contained a list of updates to ADV's release schedule:
The 24 episode Clannad TV series will be released across six volumes, with the first volume scheduled to hit stores on April 21st, 2009.
Indian Summer(Koharu Biyori) is slated to be released in a single volume on March 10th, 2009.
The two Mahoromatic TV series, which Geneon previously released in North America, are set to be re-released in complete series sets. The sets will be released on January 13th and February 17th respectively, with each set retailing at $44.98.
Lunar Legend Tsukihime, which Geneon also previously brought to North America, is set for re-release under ADV's banner on January 20.
ADV is also to re-release the 4-episode Pet Shop of Horrors TV series (Previously released on DVD in 2001 by Urban Vision), as well as the 3-episode Jewel BEM Hunter Lime OVA series (Preivously released on DVD in 2001 by Media Blasters).