Funimation adds Sailor Moon R: the Movie, Berserk anime films – news
Funimation announced on Saturday that it will start broadcasting the Sailor Moon R: The Movie Japanese animated film with English and English subtitles on August 7th. The company also revealed that it will start broadcasting the Berserk: The Golden Age Arc II – The Battle for Doldrey and Berserk: The Golden Age Arc III – Advent animated films on August 14. Funimation will broadcast the three films of Media viewing in the United States and Canada.
Viz describes Sailor Moon R: The Movie:
Long before Mamoru found his fate with Usagi, he gifted a single rose from a lonely boy who helped him recover from the accident that claimed the lives of his parents. This long-forgotten friend, Fiore, has long searched the galaxy for a flower worthy of this sweet gesture. The mysterious flower he finds is beautiful, but has a dark side: it has the power to take over the planets. To make matters worse, the strange plant is linked to a disturbing new asteroid near Earth! Faced with an uncontrollable enemy, it’s up to Sailor Moon and the Sailor Guardians to unite, stop the impending destruction, and save Mamoru!
The film debuted in Japan in 1993. GENEON Entertainment previously released the film on VHS and DVD between 1999-2004. Media viewing and Eleven Arts screened the film in the United States in January 2017. Media viewing screened the film in Canada in March 2017.
Funimation describe Berserk: The Golden Age Arc II – The Battle for Doldrey:
No one has ever pierced Doldrey’s impenetrable fortress. But the Falcon Band and their enigmatic leader Griffith are up to the challenge, as they continue to win every battle, gaining notoriety throughout the kingdom of Midland. And with Guts’ gigantic sword in the ranks, such a task should prove trivial.
Funimation describe Berserk: The Golden Age Arc III – Advent
After hearing rumors about his former allies, Guts decides to reunite with the Falcon Band, only to find out his former ally Casca who now rules. The Hawks are plotting to free Griffith, who has been jailed for treason.
But the man they save is no longer the same after a year of horrific torture. All that’s left is the Crimson Behelit around his neck, which will soon darken his heart with the sky.
Studio 4 Â° Cthe film adaptations of Kentarou Miura‘s Berserk manga understand Berserk: The Golden Age Arc I – The King’s Egg, Berserk: The Golden Age Arc II – The Battle for Doldrey, and Berserk: The Golden Age Arc III – Advent. The films were shown in 2012-2013.
Media viewing released the movies on Blu-ray Disc and DVD in North America.