5 Centimeters Per Second to be Released on International Blu-ray Version

Good news for Makoto Shinkai fans! Comix Wave Films will release 5 Centimeters Per Second (秒速5センチメートル) on Global Blu-ray version on November 11, 2011. The blu-ray version will contain both Japanese and English audio and will be sold for ¥6,825 or $89.03. It is not directly stated, but I think the English dub used is the newer Bang Zoom! dub and not the ADV dub. Aside from the 2 audio tracks, it also features subtitles in Japanese, English, Korean, Mandarin, Thai, Indonesian, Italian, Spanish, German, Portuguese, and Arabic, totaling of 11 languages (now that’s what you call “international” version!). According to an … Continue reading

Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi Blu-ray Released!

The Japanese Box-Office Hit anime of 2010, The Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi (涼宮ハルヒの消失 Suzumiya Haruhi no Shōshitsu) is now released on Blu-ray and DVD! The much anticipated release date of this anime-with-a-large-cult-followers on video is strategically scheduled to coincide with the plot of the movie which is December 18. Based on the fourth light novel of the highly successful Haruhi franchise, the plot begins on December 17, when Suzumiya Haruhi and the SOS Brigade plans a Christmas Party. The following day, December 18, Kyon wakes up like every other day but notices something peculiar within his surroundings. It seems that Suzumiya … Continue reading

VirtualBox Team on a Roll! 4.0.0 Beta 4 Released

A couple of days after Beta 3 was released, the VirtualBox Development Team released Beta 4 of the much awaited VirtualBox 4.0.0. Included in this release are a few added features with mostly bug fixes: […]The following items were added/fixed since VirtualBox 4.0.0 Beta 3: Audio: fixed memory corruption under certain circumstances 3D support: fixed OpenGL support for Windows 2000 guests Settings: modifying VM session could lose disk attachments (4.0 Beta 3 regression) OVA: fixed crash during import GUI: better OS type string matching GUI: fixed redraw problem on X11 guests with multiple monitors attached (Mac OS X hosts only) GUI: … Continue reading

VirtualBox 4.0.0 Beta 3 Available for Download

Probably the best open-source virtualization software available in the market now, VirtualBox by Oracle Corporation, has just released its third beta version for its upcoming major release, version 4.0. The version 4.0 boasts its new Extension pack mechanisms that allows 3rd party developers and Oracle to add more functionalities to VirtualBox. Think of that mechanism as a sort of a plugin. A few bug fixes were included in the Beta 3, according to the virtualbox forums: This is the third beta of the upcoming 4.0 release. The following items were added/fixed since VirtualBox 4.0.0 Beta 2: Solaris hosts: another fix for … Continue reading