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Out This Week: Strange World, Summer Ghost, The Slime Diaries and More

Welcome back to another edition of Out This Week. This week's releases include the US disc debut of Disney's latest feature Strange World, anime spin-off The Slime Diaries: That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime, and the complete Dragon Ball GT collection. UK releases include up-and-coming creator Loundraw's short Summer Ghost and Vinland Saga.

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UK Releases For February 13, 2023

Black Clover: Complete Season 3 (Crunchyroll, LLC, 15) "Asta and Yuno are two orphans who want the same thing: to become the Wizard King. Locked in a friendly rivalry, they work hard towards their goal. While Yuno excels at magic, Asta has a problem uncommon in this world: he has no powers! But, on the day they receive their grimoires, they surprise everyone. To reach their goal, they’ll each find their own path to greatness—with or without magic."

Mobile Suit Gundam Seed - Part 1 (Anime Ltd, 12) " The discovery of an advanced model of combat mecha on their space colony throws a young man and his friends into involvement in an interplanetary war as the crew of a powerful fighting ship."

Summer Ghost Collector's Edition (Anime Ltd, 12) "Tomoya, Aoi, and Ryo are high school students who met online. An urban legend speaks of a "summer ghost," a spirit girl who appears when fireworks are set off. Tomoya cannot live the life he envisioned for himself. Aoi cannot find her place in the world. Ryo has his once shining future suddenly pulled away. Each has their own reason for needing to meet the summer ghost. On a summer night when life and death cross paths, where will each of their emotions take them?"

Vinland Saga: Complete Collection  (MVM Entertainment, 15) " Raised in peace and on fanciful tales of a mythical far-off land without war, young Thorfinn dreams of someday traveling to the fabled Vinland. That dream is shattered when threats from the legendary Jomsvikings put him in the path of a band of Viking mercenaries, forcing Thorfinn's father to sacrifice himself to the band's leader: Askeladd. Alone and far from home, Thorfinn joins the forces of his father's slayer, determined to compel a duel with the mercenary leader and avenge his father. However, Thorfinn quickly finds himself ill prepared for a soldier's life in the long war between Denmark and England...where the opportunistic Vikings earn coin by fighting for both sides. Now he must learn how to fight and survive, even if it means facing friend and clan in battle!"

US Releases For February 14, 2023

Demon King Daimao: Complete Collection (Sentai Filmworks, TV-MA) "Akuto Sai planned on becoming a priest, but the Oracle that Constant Magic Academy uses instead of aptitude tests had an entirely different idea. Now he's been prophesied to become the Demon King, and no one will believe that he's really a nice guy! So, the nice ninja girl he likes wants to eliminate him, there's a female android living in his dorm's closet spying on him, plus a witch lusting after his powers… And every time Akuto tries to do something to disprove the Oracle's judgement, things get even worse and girls keep losing their clothes in the process. But you know what they say about chicks digging the bad boys? It's apparently true, because those same girls all somehow seem to keep ending up in the rapidly swelling harem of the boy who will become Demon King Daimao!"

Dragon Ball GT: The Complete Series (Crunchyroll LLC, TV-PG) "After surviving trials that would have destroyed a mere mortal, Goku now faces the most dangerous journey of his entire life. Evil forces have conspired to scatter the Black Star Dragon Balls to the far corners of the universe, and the atmosphere is dense with danger. Unless the heroic Saiyan can recover all seven magic orbs within a year, Earth will meet a catastrophic end!"

The Slime Diaries: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime - The Complete Season (Crunchyroll LLC, TV-14) "A spin-off of the anime series That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime focused on the daily lives and special events of the people of the country of Tempest outside of battle."

Strange World (Disney, PG) "The legendary Clades are a family of explorers whose differences threatened to topple their latest and most crucial mission."
FORMATS: Blu-Ray+DVD+Digital, 4K, DVD

World Witches Take Off!: The Complete Season (Crunchyroll LLC, TV-14) "The hijinks never end as the remaining Strike Witches live out their daily lives - on camera! But what’s this? A trip to St. Petersburg?! Now the Brave Witches are getting reeled in, and all the ruckus might just bring back the rest of the 501st."

Upcoming Releases

All Release dates are subject to change. Listed Dates are for US release unless stated otherwise. Digital releases may be earlier. Titles are Blu-ray unless stated otherwise.

Giovanni's Island February 21
Cartoon Saloon's Irish Folklore Trilogy (Blu-Ray/ DVD) (standard edition) February 27 [UK]
The Boxtrolls 4K February 28
Junk Head (DVD) March 14