Eden of the East to Air 'Air Communication'

Topic started by gia on July 31, 2009. Last post by BlackSheep 5 years, 8 months ago.
Post by gia (3,032 posts) See mini bio Level 13

For those unlucky Japanese anime fans who haven't already gotten to watch Eden of the East in its entirety, it's been announced that the show's director, Kenji Kamiyama, is compiling a short movie version of the entire (originally 11-episode) series.

The film, Higashi no Eden Soushuuhen Air Communication, wil open in three theaters (two in Tokyo, one in Osaka) on September 26th. This is, of course, a method to make money without making new material as well as a great way for would-be Eden fans to catch up before the Eden movies start opening.

The first flick, Eden of the East: The King of Eden is opening on November 28th, and Eden of the East: Paradise Lost opens January 9th.

I, for one, hope that FUNimation gets their hands on this, as well as the two movies, and releases a really swanky box set. (Or better yet-- releases the series in a quick-release before the first flick opens, and find a way to do a simul-release of them...maybe online-only to prevent reimportation?)

Okay, I'm just fantasizing now. Sigh!
Post by BlackSheep (3 posts) See mini bio Level 1
I too hope funi gets the movies
I'm sure they will
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