Aniplex of America to Release OREIMO 2 DVD Complete Box Set
Limited Edition Set Includes 3 OVA Episodes and Totally New Exclusive Box Art
Source: Aniplex of America press release
Official Site: oreimo-anime.com (Japan), AniplexUSA.com/oreimo (US)
Special Thanks to Joanna Metoki
Fans of the OREIMO franchise are in for a treat this summer as Aniplex of America announced their plans to release OREIMO 2 (俺の妹がこんなに可愛いわけがない。, Ore no Imooto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai., 2013) on DVD in a Limited Edition Complete Box Set on August 5th. At their industry panel at A-Kon in Dallas, Texas, Aniplex of America has also confirmed that pre-orders for this item are available for sale in the U.S. and Canada on their official homepage.
The OREIMO 2 DVD Limited Edition Complete Box Set will feature the entire TV series (episodes 1-13) plus 3 OVA episodes never-seen-on-TV. The set features the series in the original Japanese audio with English subtitles on 4 DVD discs. The box set is planned to feature numerous bonus contents and materials including the textless openings, textless ending for all 16 episodes, SD characters preview videos, SD characters “Special Short Movies,” “Gal-ge” style short movies, the web previews, a set of 16 pin-up postcards (featuring the ending cards from every episode), a 44-page deluxe booklet, the “From Chiba to the World” poster, and a reversible DVD case wrap. Fans that purchase the OREIMO 2 DVD Limited Edition Complete Box Set will also get to enjoy the deluxe box featuring a totally new and exclusive illustration specifically incorporating familiar locations of Los Angeles by the character designer Hiroyuki Oda.
OREIMO 2 is an anime adaptation and sequel series to the popular light novel series by authorTsukasa Fushimi. The story features the day-to-day activities of Kyousuke Kousaka, a laid-back high school student, and his younger sister Kirino Kousaka. These siblings, who were previously not on speaking terms, begin to see one another through a different light after Kyousuke learns of his younger sister’s peculiar hobbies involving anime and adult themed PC games. The story of OREIMO 2 picks up right where the first season of OREIMO left off featuring the familiar anticsof Kyousuke, Kirino, and their friends.
The OREIMO 2 DVD Limited Edition Complete Box Set will be distributed in limited quantities and will be sold only while supplies last.
About OREIMO 2
Sequel to the Hit Anime Series OREIMO!!
Kyousuke brings Kirino home from America where she attended a special track and field camp. Surrounded by her friends, Kirino gradually gets her life back to normal. In stark contrast to her friends is Kyousuke, who is unhappy with Kirino’s attitude towards him. She has been ignoring him since she came home, as if their relationship had gone back to how it had been a year earlier. But then Kirino does something for Kyousuke…
OREIMO 2 DVD Limited Edition Complete Box Set
Street Date: August 5, 2014
SKU #: AOA-3901
• Language: Japanese
• Subtitles: English
• Total Run Time: Approx. 400 min.
• Rating: 13UP
• Textless Opening
• Textless Endings of ALL 16 episodes
• Preview Videos by SD Characters
• Special Short Movies by SD Characters
• “Gal-ge” (Style Short Movies)
• Web Version Previews
• 16 Pin-up Postcards of “Ending Cards” of ALL 16 episodes
• 44-page Deluxe Booklet of Character Designs & Art Gallery, and Creator Messages
• “From Chiba to the World” Poster (featuring Kirino and Kuroneko)
• Deluxe Box with TOTALLY New and Exclusive Illustration by Hiroyuki Oda (Character Design)
• Reversible DVD Case Wraps
*Bonus contents subject to change.
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’s ever-growing line-up of shows includes our most recent titles, SWORD ART ONLINE, MAGI, BLAST OF TEMPEST, OREHURA and VIVIDRED OPERATION.