Neon Genesis Evangelion: For the first time, the influential TV anime series Neon Genesis will be coming in Blu Ray in North America. GKIDS who is known for distributing Studio Ghibli films in the United States it will be releasing 26 episode TV anime and two Evangelion films next year on Blu-ray and digital download.
This Sunday marks the 25th anniversary of the first episode of Neon Genesis Evangelion. Hideaki Anno creates the series. There is no announcement regarding the release date, but as per sources and possibilities, we see that the film and the TV anime in BluRay will be coming in 2021.
Currently, the streaming rights for the series is with Netflix and it also believes the English dub version for neon Genesis but now friends can also have a physical copy for the movie and the TV series.
GKIDS announce through the press that they have finalized the deal between GKIDS’ President David Jesteadt and King Records. They have finalized the deal for North America home video, theoretical and EST right for all 26 episodes of the original series and Evangelion: Death (True)2 and The End of Evangelion.
This is the first time that neon Genesis and the films will be coming in Blu Ray. GKIDS also confirmed that it will come digitally and physically in 2021.
Story of Neon Genesis Evangelion
The story takes place in 2015 after a cataclysmic event has damaged Earth. The consequence includes attacks by aliens that can only be overthrown by manned military robots that need a mental connection with their pilots. This existential threat to humanity also assists as an exploration of the human psyche.
GKIDS was found in 2008 and produced adult and family animation. It has attained 11 Oscar nominations for featuring the best animation films. And recently, in 2019, nominated for Mamoru Hosoda’s Mirai.
You can still stream the neon Genesis on Netflix in English also. So go check it out and to know more about anime, stay tuned.