NBC Universal Japan has some good stuff coming up for fans of a particular brand of works as the company has finally set a priced-down box set release for ef – a tale of memories. The new set is due on September 26th, 2019 priced at 10,000 yen – which is about five years after the December 2014 set that came out that was priced at 20,000 yen. The release is pretty much a re-packaging of the three discs from before and retaining the same extras on disc with the clean opening and closing sequences, TV spots, and other promos.
Sentai Filmworks has released both series on DVD and Blu-ray in North America.
Plot concept: One Christmas Eve, Hiro Hirono helps Miyako, the victim of a purse snatching, and discovers that she goes to the same school he does. To the dismay of his childhood friend, Kei, Hiro starts hanging out with Miyako. But Kei is not about to let a new girl in Hiro’s life take him away from her, and sets out to prove that she’s the only one for him. When Renji Asou meets Chihiro Shindou at an abandoned train station, he doesn’t notice anything unusual at first. But he soon discovers that she suffers from a rare form of amnesia and can only remember things for thirteen hours. Chihiro dreams of writing a novel, but her amnesia has made it an impossible task. Now, however, Renji is determined to help her fulfill her dream.