Macross Delta Blu-ray / DVD Update!

4 Apr

By James Robert Shaw (The Wind up Geek)

MacrossDeltaPromoAmazon Japan is listing 9 volumes of Macross Delta (マクロスΔ) to be released on limited edition Blu-ray and DVD. Volume 1 will be sold July 22, 2016 and Volume 9 will be released March 24th of next year. Volume 1 will contain the first three episodes. Among the extras will be a special version of episode 1, commentary by cast and crew, a 40 page special booklet, Luxury art box and inner sleeve designed by character designer Majiro, special sleeve case drawn by Macross visual artist Hidetaka Tenjin, and English subtitles. There is no indication volumes 2 – 9 will contain extras. DVDs will retail for ¥8,424 ($76.25 USD, $100.04 CAD) and Blu-rays for ¥7,344 ($66.45 USD, $87.20 CAD) on Amazon Japan.

Bandai Visual is listing a Blu-ray box set for the retail price of ¥70,200 ($635.44 USD, $833.84 CAD). Buyers will be able to get their hands on the first volume July 22nd with each additional volume being released over the period of a year (the final volume will be sold March 24, 2017). A set bonus of a 1/72 scale plastic model will be included with the shipment of the final Blu-ray. Again only Volume one indicates English subtitles.

Source(s): Gwyn Campbell and Macross Fans- US Facebook group.

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