While not yet available for pre-order, thus being subject to more change than when they finally launch via the publishers official website, we have gained our first look at what could be released on DVD and Blu-ray from Australian anime publisher Madman Entertainment in August 2022.
Take a look at the list below, and see if anything catches your attention. Does a title catch your eye and you want to watch more? Many of these works are available to officially stream via CrunchyRoll, which Madman Entertainment’s own AnimeLab streaming platform was recently merged into.
All the below are scheduled to release on 3 August 2022, with more solidified information to come at the beginning of next month.
Madman Entertainment’s (Currently Planned) August 2022 Anime Releases
Bem: Become Human – The Movie (Blu-ray)
Detective Sonia Summers are tracking Bem and the others. She reunited with Belo, who is fighting a dark organization alone. He brought her to Bem, but Bem doesn’t remember anything and living in the city as an ordinary employee… or that is what he thought he was.
Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Part 12 (DVD or Blu-ray)
Boruto and crew go on a dangerous mission to the Land of Silence, a lawless land filled with disgraced ninja. Fighting their way across the region, they face the diabolical Deepa, an Inner of Kara with terrifying powers! After the fight, Boruto and Sarada realize they need training to get stronger. Boruto wants to strengthen his signature Rasengan, and Sarada her Sharingan. Kakashi, Sasuke, and Sakura take on the task of training the Leaf’s next generation!
Free! Take Your Marks the Movie (DVD + Blu-ray Combo)
While Haru and Makoto prepare to move to college, Nagisa and Rei worry about the future of the swim club. Could this be the end of their beloved team or can they find new recruits? Then, hilarity ensues when the boys of Samezuka hit up the hot springs!
Hetalia: World Stars – Season 7 (Blu-ray)
Greece continues to struggle with his nation’s financial woes, leaving it up to the other nations to brainstorm ways to restart his economy. This soon kicks off what would be known as the Industrial Revolution, wherein America rises to completely surpass the rest of the world in both technology and economic strength.
Fearing that he is losing his influence on the global scale, England begs the other nations for ideas to restore his country’s image. At the same time, smaller nations are eager to make their mark with their newfound independence. Czechoslovakia has officially been split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia, leaving the two nations at odds with each other but with a lot of free time.
High Speed! Free! Starting Days the Movie (DVD+Blu-ray Combo)
Before they were making waves in high school, Haru and Makoto took their marks in junior high! Take a dive into the past with your favorite swimming boys and new faces as they learn what it means to work together and make new friends.
Kageki Shojo!! – The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
The curtain rises on the Kouka School of Musical and Theatrical Arts’ 100th class. For starry-eyed Sarasa Watanabe, her former idol roommate Ai, and the rest of the freshman class, it will take a lot of hard work and tears before they can shine on stage.
Kemono Jihen – The Complete Season (Blu-ray)
Special detective Kohachi Inugami is sent to investigate a grisly phenomenon involving animal corpses near a remote mountain village. But after meeting a strange boy who agrees to help, he discovers cursed supernatural forces at work. Little by little, Inugami uncovers the truth behind the killings and the boy who may not even be human.
Super Club – The Complete Season (Blu-ray)
Koguma finds her freedom on a motorcycle. But with no parents, friends, or plans for the future, she doesn’t have much else. That is, until she meets a fellow biker, Reiko. Together, they’ll discover friendship, fun, and the adventure of the open road.
Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon – Season 1 Part 1 (Episodes 1-12) (DVD or Blu-ray)
Half-demon twins Towa and Setsuna reunite after ten years to discover that they are the daughters of the great demon Sesshomaru. Joined by Moroha, the daughter of Inuyasha and Kagome, the girls set out on a journey to regain their missing past.