License Rescue: Lucky Penny Nabs Ah My Buddha


Source: Right Stuf
Summary:

Right Stuf announced that they acquired the domestic rights to Ah My Buddha. The title will be released under the company's Lucky Penny label.

The company acquired both seasons of the show, which was originally released by Media Blasters under their Anime Works label.


Right Stuf announced that they acquired the domestic rights to Ah My Buddha. The title will be released under the company's Lucky Penny label.

The company acquired both seasons of the show, which was originally released by Media Blasters under their Anime Works label.

lucky-penny-entertainment-logoFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

RIGHT STUF, Inc. Acquires AH MY BUDDHA 

GRIMES, Iowa, February 12, 2014 – Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc. is excited to announce the acquisition of the AH MY BUDDHA anime series.

Right Stuf’s Lucky Penny Entertainment label will release Ah My Buddha as a complete 26-episode DVD collection. Ah My Buddha, also known as  “Amaenaide yo!!”, is based upon the manga (comic) by Toshinori Sogabe, which was originally serialized in Comic Gum anthology magazine and later collected into 7 volumes.

This 26-episode television adaptation of Ah My Buddha contains both Amaenaide yo!! (Season 1) and Amaenaide yo!! Katsu!! (Season 2). Ah My Buddha originally aired in Japan on TV Tokyo’s anime satellite channel, AT-X. The first season aired from July to September 2005 and the second season ran from January to March 2006. The collection features animation by Studio DEEN (Fate/Stay night, Is This a Zombie?), as well as direction by Keitaro Motonaga (Jormungand, Yumeria).

For more information about Ah My Buddha, visit buddha.rightstuf.com.

About Lucky Penny Entertainment

Founded in 2012, Lucky Penny Entertainment is a video production company dedicated to high-quality, budget-friendly releases of anime fan favorites and niche titles. To this end, Lucky Penny focuses solely on working with fantastic titles and offering quality video, translation and subtitle treatments of the presentations while keeping packaging to an eco-friendly minimum.

A sampling of the Lucky Penny lineup includes: Ristorante Paradiso, Hyakko and Sweet Blue Flowers.

Visit www.luckypennyent.com for additional information.

ABOUT RIGHT STUF, INC.
Founded in 1987, Right Stuf, Inc. is among North America’s largest publishers, distributors and retailers in the anime and manga marketplace. One of the industry’s original pioneers, Right Stuf operates a multinational mail-order catalog and one of the trade’s most recognized Internet storefronts, rightstuf.com. Right Stuf also works in a variety of media vehicles that include video streaming, podcasts and special publications. Included under the Right Stuf corporate umbrella is print publisher, Right Stuf On-Demand, and video production labels Nozomi Entertainment, Lucky Penny and 5 Points Pictures.

Visit www.righstuf.com for additional information.

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