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Aniplex of America Announces Sword Art Online The Movie –Ordinal Scale- Now Available for Digital Release

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Aniplex of America Inc. announced that the fan-favorite anime blockbuster Sword Art Online The Movie -Ordinal Scale– is now available for digital release, launching on iTunes, Vudu, and the Microsoft Store. The film, which takes place after the high-stakes events of Sword Art Online, will also be available on Amazon Video and Playstation Video at a later date. Now fans unable to purchase the package release can experience the action, giving a budget-friendly, censored option just in time for the next season of Sword Art Online. Links to download the film can be found here. Keep Reading

Astebreed upgrades to it’s Definitive Edition; Mecha SHMUPs have never looked more beautiful.

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Astebreed: Definitive Edition Trailer

The well-loved and hugely popular 2.5D SHMUP, Astebreed, has just been updated on PC to it’s Definitive Edition. This new version features a huge array of updates, bringing the PS4 contents to PC and adding in extras.
The price for the new Definitive Edition has increased to $19.99, however, users that already owned Astebreed got this update for free. Keep Reading

Aniplex of America Announces Blu-ray and DVD Releases of Multiple Beloved Anime and Film Titles

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Aniplex of America announced at their industry panel at Otakon (Washington, D.C.) that the company will be releasing Blu-ray and DVD versions of multiple highly popular anime and film titles including Sword Art Online the Movie –Ordinal Scale-, KOYOMIMONOGATARI, KIZUMONOGATARI PART 3: REIKETSU and anohana – The Flower We Saw That Day –. Pre-orders for these products already started on August 11 and they will be available in store in the upcoming months. Check out more details below and complete your collection of your favorite franchise as soon as possible! Keep Reading

We at PLAYISM are excited to bring An Octave Higher to mobile.

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An Octave Higher

PLAYISM is bringing the aesthetically beautiful and unique visual novel An Octave Higher to mobile on iOS and Android.

An Octave Higher – A Visual Novel

Welcome to Overture – The leading city of a great empire that has discovered and uses magic in its daily life. Dive into this unique visual novel where you can explore the workings of this magical and fantastic city. Make choices in the game that change the lives of the characters and the future of the city.
But in a world where magic defines your class, there is unrest in the background. Rumors of a revolution are stirring, and the city is uneasy. Is a revolution really what this city needs?

Follow Elise, Franz and Frederic as they work towards their different goals, but they are all brought together by one aspect: A broken piano.
In Overture, everyone knows that healing magic can’t be used on inanimate objects. So when Elise extends her hands over the broken piano to try and fix it so that it’ll play again, the journey of faith, compassion, courage, willpower and intelligence thrusts everyone down an unexpected path.
Can they fix the piano? Will they reach their goal? And will they survive the hidden turmoil of the brewing revolution?

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