Just in time for the holiday season, VIZ Media has set the DVD release date for Naruto the Movie 3: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom
. The third theatrical installment of Naruto
sees a lighthearted adventure for the young shinobi and his friends as they are given a fairly easy mission: to guard Prince Michiru and his son Hikaru back to their home, the Land of the Moon.
Does Naruto have what it takes to save an entire kingdom? Find out when the DVD comes out on Saturday, November 8.
DVD comes with several bonus features, including commentaries from the English cast and crew including Mary Elizabeth McGlynn (ADR Director), Ardwight Chamberlain (Script Adaptation), and Mitsuko Kitajima (Associate Producer), as well as game trailers, original Japanese theatrical trailers, production art gallery, a Naruto Movie 3
trivia game, and several featurettes.
In addition to Naruto the Movie 3: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom
, VIZ Media will also be releasing other new collections throughout November and December, including Death Note
DVD box set volume 1, a collection of the first 20 episodes from the popular series, Buso Renkin
volume 2 box set, new Pokemon
diamond and pearl box set II, and the highly anticipated North American debut of Hunter X Hunter
, a fantasy action adventure based on the best-selling manga series.
“With the 2008 holiday season approaching, VIZ Media is pleased to highlight a variety of upcoming anime releases that will delight fans of all ages,” Gonzalo Ferreyra, VIZ Media vice president for sales & product marketing, said in a statement. “These new titles showcase an array stories, characters and visual styles that make animation such a dynamic visual genre. We are pleased to offer this wide palette of titles and invite friends, colleagues and loved ones to begin to consider the perfect gifts for this coming Holiday season!”
-Kris De Leon, BuddyTV Staff Columnist
Source: VIZ Media
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