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 at A-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-orders for 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.
[ DVD ] 1 DVD disc (TRT: 70 min) / Video: 16:9, Letter Box MPEG2 / Audio: Japanese (Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1ch Surround) / Subtitles: English / Rating: 16 UP
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