This year will be a good year to be an Ikki Tousen fan, provided you can import, as by the end of it all four seasons will be available as Blu-ray box sets in Japan. The first season was released several years ago and the second season, Dragon Destiny, was scheduled previously for a July 30th, 2014 release date. Now the third season, Great Guardians, and the fourth season, Xtreme Xecutor, are set to land on September 24th, 2014 and November 26th, 2014 respectively. Both sets will retail for 23,100 yen each on release.
The releases will feature the full director’s cut version of the series and will come with the clean opening and closing and the OVA as well. An art booklet is also scheduled for each of them as well.
FUNimation has released all of the series on DVD in North America.
Plot concept: The combat continues between teens guided by spirits of ancient warriors in round three of the original martial arts marathon! As the dust settles over the Battle of Red Cliffs, the fighters of Nanyo and Seito Academies form a peaceful alliance.
Hakufu’s ready to make some dough for tournaments, but her stacked reputation keeps the fearless leader up to her chest in trouble. Just when her joy peaks over meeting a mysterious sister from another mister, a foe Nanyo Academy once creamed returns! As the conflict comes to a climax, the battle vixens bare blood, betrayal, and…
[Source: Ikki Tousen BD-Boxes]