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Special Madman Announcements At SMASH 2017

Madman is proud to reveal the following theatrical and home entertainment announcements!

Missed out on our panel at SMASH this weekend? We’ve got you covered! Here’s a list of our latest announcements:

Fireworks

The new romantic fantasy movie from Studio Shaft (Madoka Magica) will be coming soon to cinemas across Australia and New Zealand!

One summer day in a sea side town, two students, Norimichi and Yusuke, meet their crush, Nazuna at the pool. The boys have a swimming race to impress Nazuna. Norimichi loses, but finds a mysterious ball in the water. Yusuke wins, and is asked by Nazuna to go watch the fireworks together. While the boys argue whether fireworks are round or flat when viewed sideways, Nazuna tells Norimichi she was going to ask out whoever won the match. However, her true aim was to run away and “elope” with the winner, to get away from her mother’s remarriage.

Nazuna, in front of Norimichi’s eyes, resists her mother’s orders. Norimichi, powerlessly watches the situation, unable to help. “If only I’d won the race…” Irritated, Norimichi throws the ball he found in the water, and then… He finds himself back in the moment of the race.

With that day repeating over and over again, what answers will Nazuna and Norimuchi find? And, are fireworks round or flat when viewed sideways?

Irregular at Magic High School The Movie – The Girl Who Summons Stars

We’re also thrilled to announce that the long awaited theatrical release from studio 8bit based on the popular light novel series, The Irregular at Magic High School The Movie – The Girl Who Summons the Stars is also coming soon to cinemas across Australia and New Zealand!

Sailor Moon

You asked, and we are delivering!

Starting in December, we will be releasing the original Sailor Moon series on Blu-Ray for the first time! Using the brand new Japanese HD Masters, each season will be released as a complete set. Sailor Moon R (Season 2) will be released after December.

Along with this, we will also be releasing complete season sets for Sailor Moon on DVD in December.

Ronja The Robber’s Daughter (from Studio Ghibli)

We will also be releasing the film, Ronja The Robber’s Daughter, co-produced by Studio Ghibli, as a future home entertainment release.

The film follows the story of Ronja, the only child to a bandit chief, who grows up among a clan of robbers in the woodland of early Medieval Scandinavia. Ronja’s life begins to change when she happens upon a boy her own age named Birk, who turns out to be the son of the rival clan chief.

Ajin Demi Human

The hit Netflix Original series, Ajin: Demi-Human will be coming soon to home entertainment. Animated by Polygon Pictures, the animators behind Star Wars Clone Wars and Knights of Sidonia, and based on the thrilling manga series by Gamon Sakurai, this is a series to add to your collection!

What are you most excited for?

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