UK distributor Manga Entertainment has announced plans to add two more anime shows to their second-quarter release schedule. In addition, select existing titles on their line-up have received release date adjustments due to the current situation.
The two titles announced are as follows:
Demon Lord, Retry!
Studio: Ekachi Epilka
12 episode series
The 12 episode isekai anime series based on Kurone Kanzaki’s light novel will be scheduled for UK Blu-ray release on 8th June 2020 with the main Japanese audio with English subtitles and English dub. The show is streaming dubbed and subbed on Funimation Now.
The UK release will be released as a standard Blu-ray set. The artwork above is what is to be expected of the UK release.
“On the night of his favorite game’s shutdown, Akira Oono awakens in the body of his online character: Demon Lord Hakuto Kunai. He’s not the most confident guy ever, and he’s traveling with an injured young girl. But with powerful game mechanics and abilities on his side, this gamer turned badass plots his course through a diverse new world filled with saints, demons, and charming companions!”
Mob Psycho 100 II
13 episode series
The 13 episode anime series based on One’s manga will be scheduled for UK Blu-ray release on 15th June 2020 with the main Japanese audio with English subtitles and English dub. The show is streaming dubbed and subbed on Crunchyroll and dubbed on Funimation Now.
The UK release will include a limited edition Blu-ray & DVD box set at SRP £64.99 featuring a rigid box, 54-page Art Book, 6 Art Cards, a Phone Charm, and 2 Embroidered Badges unless stated otherwise.
“After facing the members of Claw, Mob’s life returns to normal. It’s back to school, back to the body improvement club, and back to…running for student council president?! Mob’s friend convinces him to run for the position and things go about as well as expected—as in not well at all. But a love letter in his locker could change that! Can this totally ordinary psychic face his own feelings?”
And as mentioned earlier, select anime titles scheduled for UK home video release have received release date adjustments due to the current situation.
- Fire Force Season 1 Part 1 is now scheduled for 20th April 2020.
- Wise Man’s Grandchild (both the limited edition & standard edition sets) is now scheduled for 20th April 2020.
- Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Set 4 is now scheduled for 18th May 2020.
Source: Manga Entertainment PR