By James Robert Shaw (The Wind up Geek)
TMS Entertainment, the company that brought you the big robot goodness of Rokushin Gattai God Mars and animated The Mighty Orbots, have announced an official Blu-ray release of the 1980 animated series Shin Tetsujin 28-go (The New Adventures of Gigantor). Shin Tetsujin 28-go will be remastered from the series’ original 35mm prints. All 51 episodes will be made available on two individual box sets to be released October 26 and December 21, 2016. Extras for the box sets are tentative and could be changed before they hit retail outlets. As of now, each set will include a booklet with Box 1 containing credit-less series opening and first ending. Box 2 will have the second credit-less ending. Both box sets will retail for approximately ¥ 40,000 ($393 USD, $512 CAD) excluding tax.
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