The official website for the TV anime adaptation of Kohske’s action manga series GANGSTA. has revealed a new release schedule for its 3rd to 6th DVD/Blu-ray. The TV anime was aired for 12 episodes in Japan from July to September 2015, then the first two discs were released on September and October of the year. But unfortunately, the release has been stopped due to its production company Manglobe’s bankruptcy in November 2015.
The company known for Samurai Champloo (2003), The World God Only Knows (2010-), Hayate the Combat Butler! (2012-) ended business by September 29 and its total indebtedness was reported as over 350 million yen (about 2.9 million US dollars).
New release schedule:
3rd volume (5th and 6th episodes) – March 24, 2017
4th volume (7th and 8th episodes) – April 21, 2017
5th volume (9th, 9.5th, and 10th episodes) – May 26, 2017
6th volume (11th and 12th episodes), Blu-ray Box – June 23, 2017
* all of the discs will come with a newly-recorded special drama CD
PV for the new release schedule
3rd volume jacket illustration by the manga author Kohske
Blu-ray box art
発売延期となっておりました第3巻以降のブルーレイ・DVDの発売が決定致しました。3巻は3/24発売。詳細は→https://t.co/sOvn6RnUBW 延期によりご迷惑をおかけした皆様に、再開まで大変お待たせしてしまった事と合わせて、改めてお詫び申し上げます。 #ギャングスタ pic.twitter.com/VTlK97HaI6
— GANGSTA.（ギャングスタ）公式 (@GANGSTA_Project) December 21, 2016
Source: TV anime “GANGSTA.” official website
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