Tetsujin 28 Vol.1 in April
Manga Entertainment have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Tetsujin 28 - Volume 1: Monster Resurrected for 24th April 2006 priced at £14.99. Never seen before in the UK, Tetsujin 28 is the brand new anime series from the maker's of GIANT ROBO. The journey begins when Professor Kaneda creates the ultimate soldier robot, Tetsujin as a substitute for his son, Shotaro, whom he mistakenly believed died in a bomb raid on Tokyo during World War II. Ten years after the war and after 28 failed attempts, Tetsujin is finally resurrected in the rubble of the Tokyo Tower. Shotaro, a lonely orphan, has grown up to become a genius boy detective. Shotaro joins forces with Tetsujin 28 and together they will fight the forces of evil in post war Japan.
Features include: widescreen presentation: non-credit opening; Tetsujin 28 trailer; Manga trailers; English and Japanese 2.0 audio; optional English and Japanese 5.1 and DTS; optional English subtitles.