Ichi (R2/UK BD) in August
Manga Entertainment have announced the UK DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of Ichi on 24th August 2009. Fumihiko Sori (Vexille, Ping Pong) directs this reimagining of Zatoichi with the blind swordsman portrayed as a woman for the first time. Haruka Ayase stars.
Available on DVD (£17.99 RRP) and Blu-ray Disc (£24.99 RRP), the only extra is the original trailer. The DVD is listed as anamorphic widescreen with Japanese 2.0 audio and English subtitles, while the Blu-ray is 1080P with Japanese 5.1 Dolby TrueHD audio and forced English subtitles.