In other anime news, Manga Entertainment has announced the upcoming DVD release of the fantasy adventure Amon Saga.
Set in a barbarous world of magic and mysticism, this action-packed tale of intrigue and adventure follows the exploits of Amon – a young man on a desperate quest to avenge the death of his mother. When his hunt leads him to the castle of the Emperor Valhiss, Amon must endure the perils of initiation and join the ranks of the Imperial army in order to gain an opportunity to take his revenge. But once within the heart of the fortified city, Amon unexpectedly encounters the princess Lichia – the sultry daughter of King Sem Darai. It seems the Emperor hopes to exchange the princess for a map in the King’s possession. But what is the Emperor’s ultimate goal? The answer lies in the riddles of this complex drama.
DVD Special Features include Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby Surround audio tracks, as well as a Japanese Dolby Surround track, with optional English subtitles. The disc will also contain a Photo Gallery, Japanese
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Priced at $24.95, “Anon Saga” will be available on May 29th.