UK Anime Distributor MVM Entertainment Discussion Thread

Discussion in 'Anime Industry Discussion' started by Neferpitou, Sep 26, 2011.

  1. Azar

    Azar Kiznaiver

    Will the Serial Experiments Lain Collectors Edition be similar to the Berserk one?
  2. Just Passing Through

    Just Passing Through Guild Member

    I assume that the same is true for the Oh My Goddess OVAs (The two Animeigo discs that you released), and the Ah My Goddess feature film licenses. They were cel and paint jobbies that would benefit most from Blu-ray, as opposed to the Ah My Goddess TV series which was SD digipaint.
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  3. crashmatt

    crashmatt Thousand Master

    I do hope we get Ah My Goddess on Blu ray one day. Japan has it out on blu ray so they do exist. I suspect Manga's Licence for seaosn 2 expired some time ago. I missed the boat with this series as its before I started collecting.
  4. Lambadelta

    Lambadelta Thousand Master

    I want the Slayers Film + OVA collection released in JP some time ago. I do hope you guys at MVM will one day look into it since we never got a proper easy to get UK release that I can remember.
  5. bakum4tsu

    bakum4tsu Pokémon Master

    Thanks for the reply. One can always hope and pray for more Garden of Sinners, even more on BD. Any news on Garden of Sinners -recalled out summer-?? I guess the answer for this is the same as the BD for the original Garden of Sinners.
  6. Buzzkillington

    Buzzkillington Death Scythe

    I'd upgrade my Garden of Sinners DVDs to BD in a heartbeat, especially if you did the same sorta box the DVDs came in so I really hope that it happens sooner or later.
  7. Watanabe Ken

    Watanabe Ken Adventurer

    I think it will be more like there no game no life collectors edition chipboard box with dvd cases, you should send them a email I asked them about there no game no life collectors edition and they sent me pictures off the artwork. You don't get that level of customer service with manga/animatsu they just ignore my messages
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  8. serpantino

    serpantino Straw Hat Pirate

    Bloody zavvi. Today is meant to be the release day of Berserk and yet its still awaiting stock pick. Amazon claims to have it in stock so maybe I should cancel and go with them, still means I have to wait for it though.
  9. IncendiaryLemon

    IncendiaryLemon Captain Karen AUKN Staff

    Honestly, unless other sites are significantly cheaper, you should always get your MVM releases from Anime-On-Line, which is MVM's own shop. You'll get most releases weeks before release. I've had my copy of Berserk for at least two weeks now, I think.
  10. serpantino

    serpantino Straw Hat Pirate

    I'm aware of that but I couldn't afford it back then unfortunately and they always take money straight away.
  11. IncendiaryLemon

    IncendiaryLemon Captain Karen AUKN Staff

    Ah, I didn't know.
  12. serpantino

    serpantino Straw Hat Pirate

    it's fine :). I should have stuck with Amazon I guess but I really hate their pathetic attitude treating non-prime users like scum.
  13. Stiivun

    Stiivun Magical Girl

    Zavvi did also something 'out of the ordinary' with my order of Berserk, as in they simply never send me a shipping email. But i was charged for Berserk on February 1st, that's how i figured it out that it must have been shipped now ... well i hope it did.
  14. Stiivun

    Stiivun Magical Girl

    Well that's odd, very odd. Received my copy of Berserk yesterday, was charged for it last Wednesday, so must have shipped around that date. But Zavvi send it through standard shipment and that usually takes about 10 working days to arrive. Oh well i'm happy.

    Hope you get your copy soon serpantino from Zavvi.
  15. serpantino

    serpantino Straw Hat Pirate

    Thanks but I

    changed my order to Amazon so it'll be in with a couple of other bits. Don't know what zavvi were playing at but it's a lost sale for them. (stupid text box on this site is rubbish on mobile. So many formatting bugs in plain text & rich)
  16. TheKazeTrigger

    TheKazeTrigger Completely Average High School Student

    I hope MVM Entertainment can release Tsubasa Chronicles and xxxHolic someday because they really need a UK re-release.
  17. crashmatt

    crashmatt Thousand Master

    I really hope Tenchi Muyo sells well for them, Id be interested in other Tenchi sets.
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  18. Jaysgba

    Jaysgba Thousand Master

    We're getting Tenchi Muyo GXP from Anime Limited/Funimation UK.
  19. crashmatt

    crashmatt Thousand Master

    I was hoping for war on Grimigar but as its Funimation its doubtful. At least the Funi version is A/B
  20. Neil.T

    Neil.T Magical Girl

    Grr. Not again.

    I received my copy of Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun from MVM's Deal of the Week, but disc 2 (the right-hand one) was loose in the case because it hadn't been pressed down properly onto the hub. Thankfully it was unmarked, though.

    Are the discs packed mechanically or by hand, does anyone know? Either way, MVM's right-hand discs aren't always being secured properly.

    I've gotten away with it most times (no scratches on Is This a Zombie?; only light scratches on Arakawa Under the Bridge), but disc 2 of my copy of Waiting in the Summer is scuffed because of that. :(

    On a positive note, I love the disc artwork for Nozaki-kun. It's inspired.