TEKKAMAN BLADE II: COMPLETE OVA COLLECTION on DVD
Source: Discotek Media
On October 29th, the OVA series TEKKAMAN BLADE II (宇宙の騎士テッカマンブレードII, Uchu no Kishi Tekkaman Bureedo Tsuu, 1994) will be released on Region 1 DVD by Discotek Media. Ten years have passed since the original series — TEKNOMAN to fans of the US TV series — and a new generation of Tekkaman must confront a powerful enemy while rebuilding their forces.
In STAGE 1: THE NEW GENERATION, Yumi Francois, a young mechanic, is the unlikely candidate for the elite Tekkaman fighting team. Thrust into the midst of battle, she must overcome her fear and inexperience and gain her teammates’ confidence and trust to survive.
In STAGE 2: THE ALIEN INTRUDER, the Tekkaman team discovers a new enemy planning to destroy them. Faced with adversaries everywhere and conflict with the team, the Tekkamen must beat the overwhelming odds against them to win.
In STAGE 3: FINAL ENCOUNTER, ultimate destruction is at hand! The past has caught up to the present — can the team come together in the face of the truth to avert utter disaster?
Produced by: Tatsunoko Production
Executive Producer: Ippei Kuri
Planning by: Mitsushige Inagaki, Joji Furusawa, Motoki Ueda
Character Design: Hirotoshi Sano
Music by: Takashi Kudoh
Producers Shuji: Uchiyama, Kyoko Okazaki
Written by: Hiroyuki Kawasaki
Animation Director: Shigeki Kuhara
Mechanical Design: Yoshinori Sayama, Rei Nakahara
Directed by: Hideki Tonokatsu
DVD: Region 1
Release Date: October 29, 2013
Audio: Japanese Dolby Digital 2.0, 5.1
Running Time: 180 minutes
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1 – 4:3 Full Frame (OAR)