After putting it into the delayed indefinitely category back in January, though with hopes of releasing it in the first quarter, Anime Limited has now finalized a release date for the Noein complete collection. The series is getting a limited edition collector’s edition Blu-ray release on March 28th, 2016.
We know a lot of you have been wondering what is included in our release and today we will shed light on some of these details for you. As we’ve previously mentioned, it will come packed in a rigid case with a digipack inside to hold the three Blu-ray discs. In addition to this there 8 art cards inside.
On disc content wise there are all 24 episodes of the series with English and Japanese audio (with English subtitles.) For extras, there’s some great extras included on our release. There are On Location with Haruka Kudo and Director Akane series of featurettes that total a duration of just over 44 minutes. These featurettes follow the director of the series and Japanese voice actor of the main character Kaminogai Haruka visiting Hakodate, where the show is set.
NOEIN Art Edition is an extra that show the development of different scenes in the show. Showing the viewer how they scenes ultimately looked, then showing KeyFrame animation and FullFrame animation versions,
There is also an episode commentary of episode 24, a blooper reel from the English dub recordings, promotional videos, commercials and textless versions of the opening and closing songs.
Plot concept: When summer break begins, Haruka is only thinking of hanging out with her friends—until one fateful night she learns that she’s the keystone in an interdimensional battle for not only the Earth’s future, but the very survival of all existence across the multiverse. She will have to trust not only herself, but multiple versions of her friends from parallel dimensions. One of these visitors identifies himself as the future version of her troubled childhood friend Yuu. Karasu swears to protect her from the god-like Noein who wants to use her to collapse all reality. When Haruka learns she has the ability to not only see, but influence every possible future, will she be able to protect infinite worlds along with her own?
[Source: Anime Limited]