Funimation has selected RACS to be one of the exclusive retailers for their Japanese Collectors Limited Edition BD release of the GITS: Arise series:
Release date for the Vol #1 BD has been set for August 20th, 2013.
This slip-cover imported Collectors Edition contains an English-translated art booklet and will be Limited to 2,400 units nationwide. We are offering this limited edition at a SPECIAL OF ONLY $39.98! Allocations may occur and Funi cannot guarantee exactly how many we are going to get, so all pre-orders will be filled first come, first served. Thanks!
Synopsis: In the year 2027, a year following the end of the non-nuclear World War IV, a bomb has gone off in Newport City, killing a major arms dealer who may have ties with the mysterious 501 organization. Public security official Daisuke Aramaki hires full-body cyber prosthesis user and hacker extraordinaire, Motoko Kusanagi, to investigate. On the case with her are "Sleepless Eye" Batou, who believes are related to the incident, and Lieutenant Colonel Kurtz of the 501 organization who also wishes to keep an eye on Kusanagi...