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Out This Week: 'Onward', 'Attack On Titan S3 Part 2' And More


Despite the extraordinary circumstances we all find ourselves in, home entertainment releases will continue for the foreseeable future. The major impact is that digital releases of titles may be brought forward, as distributors seek to recoup lost revenue due to shuttered cinemas worldwide. Disney surprised us all this week, by releasing Pixar's Onward- which is technically still in theatrical release if you could find one open- on digital in the US.

Otherwise, it's a quiet week, with Attack On Titan series 3 Part 2 releasing in the UK, and the complete Maria Watches Over Us collection and a handful of budget anime rereleases in the US.


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Titles marked with * are re-releases.  LE= Limited Edition



UK DVD and Blu-Ray Releases For March 22, 2020





Attack On Titan Season 3, Part 2 (Manga Entertainment, 15) The smash hit franchise's third season concludes. Read our Review here.
FORMATS: Blu-Ray+Digital, DVD, Blu-Ray LE




The Girl in Twilight Complete Collection (MVM, 15) Dimension hopping anime fantasy.
FORMATS: Blu-Ray, 


US DVD and Blu-Ray Releases For March 24, 2020






Appleseed XXIII: Complete Series* (Funimation, TV-14 ) CGI animation, based on the manga from Masamune Shirow, creator of Ghost In The Shell.
FORMATS: Blu-Ray+Digital





Aquarion Evol: Season 2* (Funimation) Sci-fi anime.
FORMATS: Blu-Ray+Digital



Maria Watches Over Us: Complete Collection (Maiden Japan) Anime drama in a girls' school.
FORMATS: Blu-Ray


The Silver Guardian: Complete Collection* (Funimation) Anime fantasy.
FORMATS: Blu-Ray+Digital


Trickster: Complete Series* (Funimation) Futuristic anime detective drama.
FORMATS: Blu-Ray+ Digital



Digital Highlights


The major release is the early digital release of Pixar's latest film Onward, which is available for digital purchase now in the United States. Comic book fans without access to DC Universe can check out DC's adult animated comedy Harley Quinn Season 1, available on US digital from March 24.





This Week's Deals

UK readers can pick up some of  2019's biggest animated films on Blu-Ray for under 10 quid. Toy Story 4, The Lion King and The Secret Life Of Pets 2 are all going for £9.99 or under, while How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World is just £7.99  Illumination's Sing is going for a song, and is down to just £3.99.

In the US, a selection of Universal's animated titles (DreamWorks Animation and Illumination) are down to just $6.99, including Madagascar, The Lorax, Rise Of The Guardians, How To Train Your Dragon, Over The Hedge and Kung Fu Panda 2.  Meanwhile, Warner Titles Teen Titans Go To The Movie and The Lego Ninjago movie are just $5.

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