SANTA MONICA, CA (June 2, 2013) – Anime fans who are in the mood for a more bizarre and chilling experience this summer would not need to look any further. At their recent industry panel atA-Kon, Aniplex of America Inc. announced its release plans for the horror animation film GYO: Tokyo Fish Attack! in North America. The DVD featured in an original reversible cover will include the original Japanese audio with English subtitles. The DVD is scheduled for release on July 9th. Pre-ordersfor this product will be available through Rightstuf.com and Aniplex’s official retailers (AniplexUSA.com/retailers) from Monday June 3rd.
GYO: Tokyo Fish Attack! is an adaptation of a popular manga by Junji Ito, the Japanese horror manga artist notably famous for works such as Tomie and Uzumaki. ufotable, internationally known for their highly popular animated works such as Fate/Zero and the film series the Garden
of sinners, is the animation studio in charge of its production. GYO: Tokyo Fish Attack! has been featured at numerous film festivals last year including the Terracotta Festival, Fantasia International Film Festival, New York Asian Film Festival, and the Asian Film Festival of Dallas.
Gyo: Tokyo Fish Attack! DVD features:
1 DVD disc (TRT: 70 min)
Video: 16:9, Letter Box MPEG2
Audio: Japanese (Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1ch Surround)
Rating: 16 UP
GYO: Tokyo Fish Attack! can be pre-ordered and purchased at:
Right Stuf: http://www.rightstuf.com/
Product number and UPC bar code
|Title||Street Date||SKU #||UPC||SRP||Store|
|GYO: Tokyo Fish||July 9||AOA-3701||850527003271||$37.98||$29.98|
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About GYO: Tokyo Fish Attack!
A devastating, disgusting “Death Stench” is spreading across Japan, creating deadly mutant fish as it covers the land!
The country is being invaded by ferocious fish with sharp metal legs, hell-bent on death and destruction! Amidst the carnage, Kaori embarks on a desperate quest to find her missing boyfriend before he is lost to the mayhem that is sweeping the land. Facing four-legged killer sharks, machine driven squid and the myriad dangers of Tokyo, now an urban war zone, Kaori must find the truth behind these mechanical monsters and face an evil greater than she ever could have imagined.
Based on the popular manga from the master of the macabre, Junji Ito (Tomie, Uzumaki), Gyo: Tokyo Fish Attack! is a bizarre thrill-ride that has to be seen to be believed.
About Aniplex of America Inc.
Aniplex of America Inc. (Santa Monica, California) is a subsidiary of Aniplex Inc. (headquartered in Tokyo, Japan), a group of Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc. and leading provider of anime content and music production and distribution in Japan. Aniplex of America
has launched fan-favorite DVD and Blu-Ray releases such as Bakemonogatari, Durarara!!,
Puella Magi Madoka Magica, the Garden of Sinners and Blue Exorcist. The company’sever-growing line-up of shows includes our most recent titles, Sword Art Online, VALVRAVE the Liberator, Magi, Oreimo 2, Oreshura and Vividred Operation.
About Right Stuf
Currently celebrating its 26th year in business, Right Stuf, Inc. was one of the first players in the U.S. Japanese Animation (“anime”) industry, as both an anime producer/distributor and a retailer. Right Stuf works to promote knowledge of its own products, as well as the anime and manga industry, through its online storefront at RightStuf.com and a variety of media including podcasts and special publications.