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Angel Beats

Angel Beats!

Genres: action, comedy, drama, fantasy, romance
Themes: amnesia, fighting, girls with guns, high school, life after death, music, school, tragic past
Objectionable content: Significant
Number of episodes: 13 + OVA
Vintage: 2010-04-02 to 2010-06-25

Plot Summary: In a world after death, angels fight for their fate and their future. Yuri, the leader of the Shinda Sekai Sensen, rebels against the god who destined her to have an unreasonable life. On the otherhand, Tenshi, the chairperson of the student council for the world after death, battles against the SSS members. SSS members utilize armed weaponry to battle it out against the angels harnessing supernatural powers.

ANN Info Page

Press Release

Per PR:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SENTAI FILMWORKS LICENSES ANGEL BEATS!

HOUSTON, March 24, 2011—Sentai Filmworks today announced its acquisition of Japan’s white-hot anime series, ANGEL BEATS. A multi-media mega-franchise with two manga, a series of illustrated short stories and two internet radio shows, each new volume of ANGEL BEATS has consistently ranked in the top three nationwide bestselling Blu-Ray releases in Japan. Now the series is coming to the U.S. on both DVD and Blu-Ray. Both releases will include an all new English dub, with the first episodes of the dub set to premiere at Anime Boston.

Synopsis: It sucks being dead. Sucks even more to be trapped in a surreal afterlife where you’re caught between the living and the dead—where a mysterious, violent Angel is trying to pull you over to…somewhere. What do you do? Well, if you’re this group of rough-and-tumble teens, you grab every weapon you can get your hands on and give Heaven hell! High-caliber action and locked-and-loaded comedy meet on a rock and roll battleground in Angel Beats!

About Sentai Filmworks:
Sentai Filmworks is one of the fastest-growing anime companies in North America, including hit series like Clannad, Gintama, Eyeshield 21 and hit movies like Appleseed. Sentai Filmworks programs can be found on home video distributed by Ingram Entertainment, Baker & Taylor, Section23Films, The Right Stuff and other good and fine distributors. Digital product offerings may be found at iTunes, Netflix, Amazon, Zune Marketplace, Anime Network, PLAYSTATION Network and YouTube.

I would like a cast list for Angel Beats! now thaat I watched it at Anime Boston please.

One thing that sounds weird to me in the dub is they don’t say “erased” when talking about when they disappear they say “obliterated”

Well, let’s start with what u heard: did anyone sound familiar to you since u were there?

I want to say Yuri kinda sounded like Brittney Karbowski but I could be wrong, She is the only one I can take a guess. I thought Yuri sounded kinda young but I think I need to just see it again.

As soon as we find out, we’ll post it here.

Provided by Janice Williams
Seraphim Digital

It has Hilary Haag. SOLD!

You forgot two cast members.

Naoi - Greg Ayres
Shiina - Melissa Davis

Agree :woohoo:

Whoo-hoo!

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JUST DOWNLOADED IT! SWEEEEEEEEET!!!

one question before I buy the season, will I own it or is it a rental that will expire? I never used Itunes before. I just watched episode 1.

If you buy the season pass, you own the shows. The rentals are per episode only.

Ok I will buy.

I just checked out the first episode and I really enjoyed it. The dub is pretty good too and all the voices are matched well to their characters. I can’t wait to watch more.

Is it just me or is the only one availible the “SD” episode 1 it would’t download the “HD” one. anyway I am just going to buy the “SD” pass.

Mine downloaded both the SD and HD episodes. DId you purchase the HD pass, for $29.99? If so, it’s possible iTunes HD may not be compatible with your hardware. However, in that case it generally still downloads it, but you won’t be able to play it back on your computer.

Like I said I am new to Itunes, I accidently clicked on the " free HD rental" I tried to click on the free HD download but it said I ordered it already. and its not downloading anything. Then I clicked on the "free SD download and it downloaded right away.

Hilary Haag made Yui sound so cute in that scene that only lasted a second. “Iwasawa looky this way”.
When Otonashi in on the bridge and sees Angel, I laugh every time he says “Blahh” lol