UKA Release Calendar

UKA Release Calendar


All incoming Anime & Manga releases listed.


Click Here
Win Genocidal Organ prizes
Manga Entertainment announce delay

Manga Entertainment announce delay
'Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamoto' pushed back by a week
Exclusive Genki Gear MCM Expo t-shirt announced

Exclusive Genki Gear MCM Expo t-shirt announced
Limited print run for October event
MVM's latest deal of the Week

MVM's latest deal of the Week
Needless Collection on DVD
Little Witch Academia - Chamber of Time - New Trailer
Anime Limited's Q4 release schedule leaks

Anime Limited's Q4 release schedule leaks
The distributor's end of year plans are laid bare
Samurai Champloo to air on TV

Samurai Champloo to air on TV
The series starts airing in August on VICELAND
Kickstarter launched for new ARIA dub

Kickstarter launched for new ARIA dub
Crowd-funding sought to dub the classic series ARIA The ANIMATION
Little Witch Academia Season 2 lands on Netflix

Little Witch Academia Season 2 lands on Netflix
The streaming giant quietly unveils the second season

Director Satoshi Kon passes away


Director Satoshi Kon passes away

Posted 24/08/2010


This is breaking news just coming in as I type this, emanating from the Twitter account of GAINAX's Yasuhiro Takeda and later confirmed by Madhouse's Masao Maruyama via the Otakon committee, but the renowned and much-admired anime director Satoshi Kon passed away from pancreatic cancer yesterday at the age of 46.

During his life, Kon was responsible for a numer of high-profile animated efforts featuring his distinctive themes and styles, not least the movies Perfect Blue and Paprika, as well as the Paranoia Agent television series.

I'm sure it goes without saying that Satoshi Kon's influence will be immensely missed by anime fans around the world, and our thoughts go out to his friends and family with this tragic news.