'Vampire Knight', 'Bleach' DVD Releases

Here’s the latest Anime releases from VIZ Media.
VAMPIRE KNIGHT GUILTY, Volume 1 · Rated ‘T+’ for Older Teens ·
MSRP: $19.97 U.S. / $28.99 CAN · Available Now!
In the opening of the second season, Zero is accused of Shizuka Hio’s murder and becomes the target of the Senate. When Kaname refuses to attest to Zero’s innocence, Yuki’s loyalties are torn between the two. Then Yuki meets a mysterious little boy whose seemingly innocent kiss on the cheek draws her deeper into the world of vampires. Zero, seeing Yuki struggle to recall her past, tries to help. Do the archives of the Hunter’s Society headquarters hold the key that will unlock Yuki’s memories? Contains Episodes 1-4.
For more information on VAMPIRE KNIGHT, please visit: www.ShojoBeat.com
BLEACH BOX SET, Volume 8 · Rated ‘T’ for Teens ·
MSRP: $49.95 U.S. / $71.99 CAN · Available March 22nd
Just a few months from the showdown with the Arrancars, Ichigo and his friends are deep in training. But the battle may arrive earlier than expected when Aizen sends the Arrancars into the World of the Living. Captain Hitsugaya’s advance Soul Reaper troops assist in defending Karakura Town and the fight appears to be going to the heroes, when Aizen orders the kidnapping of one of Ichigo’s most loyal friends – Orihime! Box Set features Episodes 134 – 145 (Original and Uncut).
For more information on BLEACH, please visit Bleach.viz.com.
POKÉMON DP GALACTIC BATTLES, Volumes 1 & 2 · Rated ‘A’ for All Ages ·
MSRP: $14.97 U.S. each / $21.99 CAN each · Available Now!
MSRP: $24.92 U.S. / $35.99 CAN · Available Now!
Non-stop excitement awaits audiences in the Sinnoh region, as Ash’s quest for a Gym Badge lands him in a shocking encounter with Rotom and a family feud between father and son Gym Leaders! Then, watch our heroes witness the power of Aura when they join forces with Riley and Lucario to protect an island full of Pokémon from Team Galactic. But Aura won’t help Pikachu and Piplup when they wind up lost on a deserted island! From an infatuated Phione to a Snorunt search-and-rescue, the adventure never ends for Ash, Dawn and Brock!
The POKÉMON DP GALATIC BATTLES GIFT SET contains Volumes 1 & 2 in a collector’s box.
For more information POKÉMON and other VIZ Kids titles please visit www.VIZ.com/pokemon/.

Vampire Knight Season 2

VampireKnightGuilty-KeyVisual-smVIZ Media announced today the debut of VAMPIRE KNIGHT GUILTY, the second season of  theVAMPIRE KNIGHT animated series (both rated ‘T+’ for Older Teens) available now from VIZAnime.com, the company’s premier website for anime, as well as the streaming content provider HULU (www.Hulu.com).

” Cross Academy is attended by two groups of students: the Day Class and the Night Class. At twilight, when the students of the Day Class return to their dorms, they cross paths with the mysterious Night Class on their way to school. Yuki Cross and Zero Kiryu are the Guardians of the school, protecting the Day Class from the Academy’s dark secret: the Night Class is full of vampires!
 In VAMPIRE KNIGHT GUILTY, Yuki is torn between the two people she cares for most when Zero is accused of Shizuka Hio’s murder and Kaname refuses to attest to his innocence. Drawn deeper into the world of vampires, Yuki struggles to
recall the events of ten years earlier but fails time and again. Kaname evades Yuki’s questions about the past, but when her visions of blood grow more frequent and intense, the past may come to light whether she wants it to or not!”

VAMPIRE KNIGHT and VAMPIRE KNIGHT GUILTY are based on themanga series created by Matsuri Hino. VAMPIRE KNIGHT is currently serialized in LaLa magazine in Japan.
 For more information on the VAMPIRE KNIGHT manga and to read free previews online you can visit www.shojobeat.com. For more information on this and other animated titles from VIZ Media check out www.VIZAnime.com.