The “White Box” edition of Neon Genesis Evangelion sold out in a matter of hours

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The “White Box” edition of Neon Genesis Evangelion sold out in a matter of hours

Last Thursday, April 7 at 5:00 p.m., Select Vision pre-sale opened of the two limited editions from Neon Genesis Evangelion for all those people who signed up for the waiting list the previous days. As expected, the edition “White box”the one with the most extras, sold out in a matter of hoursso it is currently only available to reserve the edition “Black Box”. All this despite the fact that, due to the great demand, the distributor increase the number of units for sale from 550 to 1,000 in the case of the first edition, and from 2,050 to 4,000 in the case of the second.

Both packs, which are expected to go on sale for early summer and they are priced at €159.99will include both the original series of Neon Genesis Evangelion like the movies Evangelion: Death (True)² Y The End of Evangelion in format Blu-ray Disc and in DVDas well as different extras. With regard to the content of the editions, the so-called “Black Box” will have three Digistacks with the designs of the costumes of the three pilots of the EVAs. The copies will be marked and certifiedY can be obtained at any usual point of purchase. Thus, the content will be divided between:
Digistack Shinji:
10 discs with all 26 episodes of the TV series (5 BD + 5 DVD). These are remastered with HD 1080p video and 4:3 screen format. As for the Audiothe discs will include, in quality 2.0 DTS HD + 2.0 DD, Japanese, Catalan, Portuguese, Galician and classical Spanish. On the other hand, Subtitle They will be in Portuguese (Netflix version) and two Spanish tracks, both the classic and the Netflix version.
Digistack Asuka
4 discs with movies: EVANGELION: DEATH (TRUE)² Y THE END OF EVANGELION (2BDs + 2DVDs). Both will have a video quality in HD 1080p and 16:9 screen format. As for the Audioboth the jBoth Japanese and Spanish will have 5.1 DTS HD + 5.1 DD quality, while Catalan will be 2.0 DTS HD + 2.0 DD. For their part, the subtitles will again follow the dynamics of the series, Portuguese (Netflix version) and two Spanish tracks, both the classic and the Netflix version.
Digistack King
2 Blu-ray discs with over 300 minutes of bonus material: EPISODE: 25′ Love is destructive. (Air) *Video Format. ONE MORE FINAL: I need you. (I give you my true love) *Video Format OPENING TEXTLESS Neon Genesis Evangelion. Genesis 0:0 IN THE BEGINNING Neon Genesis Evangelion. Genesis 0:0′ THE LIGHT FROM THE DARKNESS EPISODE: 26′, Live-action Scenes, Behind the Live-action Scenes’ and Final scene different dubbed line 5.1ch Surround Original Sound Track Musunde Hiraite song Voice Cast Audition Audio Video TV Spot Collection Original Trailers Music Clip Collection Trailer THE END OF EVANGELION TV Spot THE END OF EVANGELION BD Box Promotion Movie Image Board Collection AR/DB Rush Video


In addition to all this digital content, the edition will include lots of extras. From a reproduction of Misato’s necklaceup to a special item that at the moment cannot be revealed until it has the approval of Japan. Along with these, other elements that will be part of the edition are: the nge book approximately 140 pages which contains all kinds of details about the creation of the series, a 24-page artbook with the designs of Yoshiyuki Sadamotoan maxiposter 60x90cm and 4 postcards with the designs of the films. As for the “White Box”, apart from all the previously mentioned content, additional extras will be included. In this way, it highlights 60 page art book with the illustrations of Takeshi Honda for the covers of the Japanese LaserDisc editionsin addition to the illustrations created by Shunji Suzuki Y Masayuki for physical format releases. Likewise, there will also be a collection of 15 maxi cards with the covers of the Japanese VHS and a white shipping box. This will have a size of 32x32cm and a magnetic closure with uvi and glitter effects.

This popular franchise was created by Hideaki Anno and the study Gainax in 1995 for Japanese television. The television series marked a turning point in the animation industry in the 1990s, setting the guidelines for current anime. After the production of the television series, which ended with a total of 26 episodes, the franchise was continued with the production of two animated feature films in response to the huge success of the anime. Also motivated by the controversy generated among fans by the end narrated in the last two episodes. The first tape Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death & Rebirthwas released in Japanese theaters in March 1997. The second film, Evangelion: Death (True)2did not hit the Japanese chart until July 1997. The franchise returned in 2006 with Rebuild of Evangeliona tetralogy of films in which the story of the animated series is re-imagined and where a different ending to the one shown in the previous films is narrated. To date, the first three installments have been released: Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone(2007), Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance (2009) and Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (2012). The fourth and final installment, Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 (Shin Evangelion Gekijō-ban :||), premiered in 2021.

The series begins in the year 2015 of the Christian era, fifteen years after the first disastrous contact with mysterious beings known as angels, which resulted in a worldwide cataclysm called Second Impact. After that, the human population on Earth was cut in half.21. To prevent future angel attacks, the UN established the NERV organization in Tokyo-3, which developed a series of biomechanical giants called Evangelion —EVA for short— to combat them. Because the Evangelions can only be piloted by teenagers, NERV’s head, Gendō Ikari, communicates with his estranged son. Thus, Shinji ends up piloting Unit 01 of the Evangelion. In addition, he must finish off the Third Angel, who is attacking the city. Source: Select Vision

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