This week looks like there will be quite a few chances for anime fans to pick up collections of previously released series. Viz Media will be releasing the Bleach DVD Box Set 9 and the Kekkaishi DVD Box Set 1 while FUNimation drops the Blue Gender DVD complete series along with the movie and Manga Entertainment releases the three seasons of Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex on Blu-ray, separately of course. Bandai will be releasing the DVD version of Mobile Suit Gundam UC part 1 this week and Media Blasters will have the OVA collection of Kanokon: The Girl Who Cried Fox on DVD. Buena Vista also has releases this week as they drop numbers 4, 6 and 7 of the Pokémon movies on DVD and last but not least Sentai Filmworks releases the complete collection of You’re Under Arrest: Full Throttle on DVD.
Not many releases this week in the way of manga, but they are still some pretty good ones to choose from. Viz Media releases 20th Century Boys GN 15, Afterschool Charisma GN 3 and Tenjho Tenge GN 1 while Kodansha Comics releases Sayonara, Zetsubou- Sensei GN 9 and The Wallflower GN 25. Bandai also has a manga release this week as Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens GN 1 his stores this week along with Fanfare’s A Zoo in Winter GN.