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Is there a number released by Aniplex on how limited the 3 sets were?

Seems that every site I look up always ending up at $100.00 or Sold Out
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The C&L booth at Anime Revolution had them. Their website lists them as in stock:

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Re: Rurouni Kenshin USA Blu-Ray OVAs & Movie by Aniplex

I was disappointed at how they did this. Way too expensive and sold out extremely quickly.
Why only do Limited releases of stuff you know will sell like hotcakes?
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Re: Rurouni Kenshin USA Blu-Ray OVAs & Movie by Aniplex

Originally Posted by xage View Post
Is there a number released by Aniplex on how limited the 3 sets were?
Number of units are very rarely shared nowadays. These releases are direct Japanese imports with the addition of an English translate booklet.
Seems that every site I look up always ending up at $100.00 or Sold Out
RightStuf.com still has be the movie in-stock. They are the sole official online retailer for the U.S. There are other B&M retailers that sells Aniplex of America (AoA) products in various conventions. All retailer details can be found here as well: http://aniplexusa.com/retailers/.

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Holy crap, didn't even know that this was out. Guess that is what happens when you are out of the loop for a bit. Was just able to order all three through C&L just now. For my favorite and first anime series, this was a no brainer, although the finale was... a tad disappointing, but that is a topic for another day.
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Re: Rurouni Kenshin USA Blu-Ray OVAs & Movie by Aniplex

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Number of units are very rarely shared nowadays. These releases are direct Japanese imports with the addition of an English translate booklet.

RightStuf.com still has be the movie in-stock. They are the sole official online retailer for the U.S. There are other B&M retailers that sells Aniplex of America (AoA) products in various conventions. All retailer details can be found here as well: http://aniplexusa.com/retailers/.
1 out of 3 (the other are amazing as well).

Thanks for the info - but this caught many by surprise and most sold (per Blu-ray OVA/Movie released) in Amazon/Auction market averages $100.00 above
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Re: Rurouni Kenshin USA Blu-Ray OVAs & Movie by Aniplex

Correct me if Im wrong, this is shipped from Canada?

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The C&L booth at Anime Revolution had them. Their website lists them as in stock:
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Re: Rurouni Kenshin USA Blu-Ray OVAs & Movie by Aniplex

There is another blu ray release but its not from Aniplex. Cheaper also
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Re: Rurouni Kenshin USA Blu-Ray OVAs & Movie by Aniplex

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There is another blu ray release but its not from Aniplex. Cheaper also
New Kyoto Arc OVA? The reviews have been pretty average at best.

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