Gargantia of the Verdurous Planet coming to Blu-Ray and DVD next week

Production I.G. is back at it with Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet coming to DVD and Blu-Ray next week. The young soldier from space has a long path ahead as he wakes on a strange ocean planet. Left with strange community and customs he has to find ways to survive and cope with being lost in space entirely.

Some extra details from VIZ

The renowned anime studio Production I.G. created this 13-episode series that

blends beautiful character and production design with a moving story about a

young soldier’s adventures on a strange and mysterious planet.

 

 

VIZ Media gives GARGANTIA ON THE VERDUROUS PLANET a collection-worthy

treatment with a 16×9 widescreen presentation and the inclusion of 2 bonus OVA

episodes. The home media releases feature premium packaging with an O-Card for

the DVD edition and an illustrated chipboard box with a full-color 2-sided AmarayTM

wrap and a special GARGANTIA ON THE VERDUROUS PLANET art book included

with the Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack. Dialogue options include Japanese and English

dubbed audio tracks along with English subtitles for both editions. Also included

are clean opening and closing segments and the official promotional trailers and

broadcast TV commercials. DVD MSRP: $44.82 U.S. / $51.99 CAN; Blu-ray/DVD

Combo Pack MSRP: $69.99 U.S. / $81.99 CAN.

Voltron Coming Back to SDCC 2012

     

Legendary Robot Returns To San Diego Comic-Con 

Panel Presentation Features Celebrity Fans, Exclusive Reveals,And Voltron Product Giveaways Form World Events Productions, Mattel, Dynamite Entertainment And Viz Media

WHAT:       VOLTRON: FORM BLAZING FANS! The Defender of the Universe returns to SDCC! Join us as we celebrate Voltron® memories from some the hero’s biggest fans like Alex Albrecht (Diggnation, Project Lore podcast), Rob Bricken (ToplessRobot.com), Clare Grant with Team Unicorn (Geek and Gamer Girls) and other secret celebrity guests! Plus, we’ll share an update on the live action movie produced by Atlas Entertainment (The Dark Knight Rises), exclusive comic book reveals and announcements from VIZ Media with Traci Todd (Senior Editor – VIZ Media), Brandon Thomas (writer, Voltron – Dynamite Entertainment), and Voltron Classics toy info from Mattel’s Scott Neitlich (Marketing Manager, MattyCollector.com) as we raffle off BIG Voltron prizes! Come “Form the Head” with Voltron and be ready to share YOUR own Voltron story!

 

WHO:           Celebrity super fans, artists, writers and producers from the entire Voltron universe:

  •  From World Events Productions, Jeremy Corray, Creative Director
  • From Dynamite Entertainment, Brandon Thomas, Writer
  • From VIZ Media, Traci Todd, Senior Editor
  • From Mattel, Scott Neitlich, Marketing Manager, MattyCollector.com

Rob Bricken – Editor, ToplessRobot.com

Alex Albrecht – Writer, Director Voltron: The End, co-host Diggnation, G-4 Attack of the Show

Team Unicorn – Clare Grant, Rileah Vanderbilt, Milynn Sarley, Michele Boyd

WHEN:      Panel – Thursday, July 12 from 1:00 p.m. PST

 

WHERE:    San Diego Comic-Con, Indigo Ballroom

Bayfront Hilton (Seats 1600)