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Akira - 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Box-Set (Blu-ray) AU Release Details

Akira - 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Box-Set (Blu-ray) AU
Release Date: Wednesday, 5 December 2018
RRP: $159.95 (AUD)
Rating: M
Company: Madman Entertainment
Country: Australia
Posted By: Joe

Categories: Release Blu-ray Retail

Release dates are likely to change, this release has been rescheduled.

Thursday, 1 November 2018

Celebrating the 30th anniversary of one of the most iconic and influential anime feature films ever made, Madman presents a deluxe limited edition box-set reissue of Akira - including a DVD + Blu-ray combo pack Steelbook, official double-vinyl gatefold soundtrack, two books covering production and art, all wrapped up in premium packaging. Neo-Tokyo, 2019. The city is well on the way to rebuilding after World War III. The central characters, Kaneda and Tetsuo, two high school drop-outs, are members of a joy-riding motorcycle gang. In the opening scene, Kaneda and Tetsuo stumble upon a secret government project to develop telekinetic humans, apparently for use as weapons. Tetsuo learns of the existence of his 'peer' Akira, the project's most powerful subject, and determines to challenge him...