Hanasaku Iroha ~ Blossoms for Tomorrow has shipped to retailers today for North America. NIS America's latest offering is a touching slice of life series that was pretty popular in Japan. In fact, a movie titled Hanasaku Iroha: Home Sweet Home premiered in theatres on March 30th.
Volume 1 of the series will include episodes 1-13, a hardcover art book (color, 36 pages), clean openings and closings, and in typical NIS fashion it will feature the Japanese dub with English subtitles. The 2-disc Blu-ray/DVD combo pack will be shipped in a collectible slipcase and retail for $69.99.