6264Japanese Superhero KIKAIDA 01 Comes to DVD 05/18!
- May 9 12:57 AMMEDIA ADVISORY
For Immediate Release
May 8, 2007
JN Productions, Inc.
SEQUEL TO THE EVER-POPULAR KIKAIDA SERIES TO BE RELEASED IN MAY
Honolulu, Hawaii - May 8, 2007 - JN Productions Inc., the Hawaii-based media company,
will release the final of its Japanese tokusatsu (live-action) series, the Kikaida 01 DVD Box
Set on Friday, May 18, 2007.
"After lengthy negotiations with the Japanese producers, we're finally releasing the Kikaida
01 DVD Box Set," said Joanne Ninomiya, JN Productions owner and president. "Robby
Gaskell, DVD Producer of the past two box sets (Kikaida and Kamen Rider V3), has pulled
all the plugs for this one, and tokusatsu fans will go wild over the special features. I'd also
like to thank the staff at JN Productions and the countless number of Generation Kikaida
members who contributed to the contents of the box set."
Produced in 1973 by Toei Studio, NET-TV (now TV Asahi), and legendary author
Ishinomori Shotaro, Kikaida 01 explodes with non-stop stunts by Sonny Chiba's Japan
Action Club, and an exciting musical score by Watanabe Chumei. This limited-edition
release of Toei's superhero classic is not to be missed.
All 46 electrifying episodes of this supercharged sequel to the extremely popular Kikaida
series, are packaged together in this mind-blowing six-disc box setdigitally remastered,
completely uncut, and fully subtitled in Englishfor the first time anywhere on Region 1
The box set is also packed with special features which include exclusive interviews with
actors Ikeda Shunsuke and Ban Daisuke, Kikaida Memories with Joanne Ninomiya, Karaoke
& Music Videos, Behind-the-Scenes Episode Factoids, Kikaida 01 Interactive 3D Model,
Trivia Quiz and much more. The Kikaida 01 DVD Box Set will be sold in Honolulu by
Shirokiya at Ala Moana Center and through the Generation Kikaida online store
For more information, call 808-845-8567 or go to the official Generation Kikaida website