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Revolutionary Girl Utena: The Apocalypse Saga is coming to Blu-Ray

REVOLUTIONARY GIRL UTENA: THE APOCALYPSE SAGA BLU-RAY COLLECTION

  • Directed by Kunihiko Ikuhara (Sailor Moon, Penguindrum, Yurikuma Arashi)
  • Anime Production by J.C. Staff (Honey and Clover, Slayers, Toradora!)
  • The hit anime that inspired the best-selling shojo manga by Chiho Saito that redefined the genre

The Legendary Shojo Anime Series Comes to Blu-ray!
 

As the final duel rapidly approaches, the Student Council’s will to continue is beginning to waver. After all, End of the World’s identity and motives remain a mystery. And Utena, fueled by her desire to protect Anthy, continues to prevail over the feeble ambitions that drive the Student Council to fight. But the Council’s ambitions are reignited when they hear a sound. At first, it’s faint, but soon it becomes clear: The promised revolution is within reach – and the duels must go on. And what of Utena’s own ambition? To become a prince, the duels may be only one of the trials she has yet to face.

The third of 3 sagas in the series, The Apocalypse Saga contains episodes 25-39 of Revolutionary Girl Utena and Revolutionary Girl Utena: The Movie.

Special Features: TV Series extras: Animated art gallery, interviews with Director Kunihiko Ikuhara, interview with actresses Tomoko Kawakami (“Utena”) and Yuriko Fuchizaki (“Anthy”), interviews with the English-language cast, Japanese staff commentary for episodes 37-39, dueling themes karaoke, TV spots, and trailers.  Movie extras: Full-length movie commentary by Director Ikuhara, behind the scenes with the English cast, TV spots, and trailers.

Comp. Titles: Penguindrum, Sailor Moon, Kill la Kill, The Rose of Versailles, Puella Magi Madoka Magica

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