Madman Entertainment set price, details and release date for Puella Magi Madoka Magica
Date: 2012 February 10 20:14
Posted by Eeeper
Madman Entertainment in Australia have announced the details of the first volume for their release of the 12 episode series Madoka Magica on Blu Ray and DVD.
Australian anime and manga distributor Madman Entertainment has given details for their release of the animated series Puella Magi Madoka Magica. In a reply posted on Twitter, the company gave details that the series (which is being released in the United States by Aniplex in a series of regular and limited editions on DVD and Blu Ray) will be released on DVD and Blu Ray on the 18th April 2012.
Edition details are as follows:
Puella Magi Madoka Magica Vol. 01 W/ Limited Collector's Box (Blu-Ray)
Puella Magi Madoka Magica Vol. 01 (Blu-Ray)
Puella Magi Madoka Magica Vol. 01 W/ Limited Collector's Box (DVD)
Puella Magi Madoka Magica Vol. 01 (DVD)
The limited sets are priced $39.95 for the Blu Ray and $34.95 for the DVD, while the standalone first volumes are $34.95 for the Blu Ray and $29.95 for the DVD. (Please note, prices are in Australian dollars).
At present the details are that there will be an English language track and a subtitled Japanese language track. Extras include textless opening and closing animations. All editions are available now for pre-order. No age rating is available at this time.
Madman offer shipping of their releases internationally. However, Otaku News warns readers that you must be able to play Region 4 coded DVD's or Region B coded Blu Ray's if you are planning to order these titles.
UK / Irish / European readers should note that their Blu-ray region is Region B, the same as Australia.
Also note the US edition Blu-ray is not region locked, so will work on any Blu-ray player.
Source: Otaku News