|After 20 years, ROBOTECH is back with a vengeance with this special DVD release from FUNimation Entertainment!
SYNOPSIS: In the year 2044 AD, the human race has reached out to the stars through the miracle of ROBOTECHNOLOGY, but not without bringing intergalactic war upon the Earth itself.
A heroic cast of returning characters led by SCOTT BERNARD and VINCE GRANT fight to end a decades-long struggle against an enigmatic alien race known as the INVID. However, the mysterious disappearance of the legendary ADMIRAL HUNTER will unfold in a treacherous mystery that could tear apart our young heroes and threaten their very survival!
Featuring the voices of Mark Hamill (Star Wars) and Chase Masterson (Star Trek: Deep Space 9), Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles features cutting edge CG animation beautifully composited with vibrant anime characters. Leaping forward beyond the original series, the heightened production values showcase anamorphic widescreen video, 5.1 digital surround sound, and an incredible musical score performed by the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.
SPECIAL FEATURES: Robotech: Birth of a Sequel, a 45-minute production featurette that documents the making of Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles with behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with the cast and crew. Also includes The Shadow Chronicles trailer and Funimation promotional trailers.
RUNNING TIME: Approx. 88 min. (movie) + 45 min. (extras)
VIDEO FORMAT: NTSC DVD Region 1
ASPECT RATIO: 16x9 anamorphic widescreen
AUDIO FORMAT: English 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo
SUBTITLES/CAPTIONS: English (optional)
Also available NOW from Robotech.com:
- Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles Blu-ray Disc
• The Art of Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles
• Prelude to the Shadow Chronicles trade paperback
• Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles soundtrack
• The Shadow Chronicles mugs, keychains & patches
• The Shadow Chronicles posters & wallscrolls
• Robotech role-playing games
• Masterpiece Collection Alpha Fighters
Also available for PRE-ORDER now!
• Robotech: We Will Win Limited Edition music EP
(also available in high-definition Blu-Ray)
Click here for the PAL Region 2 version from Revelation Films (UK)
Click here for the PAL Region 4 version from Madman Entertainment (Australia)
Click here to watch the DVD trailer!
See how the original Robotech saga began with The Complete Series DVD box set!