Anime Talk Discuss Anime on DVD & Blu-Ray, CGI animations, Manga and other cool stuff from Japan!

Will we ever see blu-ray Death note?

Old 01-26-15, 09:26 AM
  #1  
New Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Posts: 1
Will we ever see blu-ray Death note?

Hey! I just read the death not manga and loved it.

I want to buy the series on blu-ray, but I cant seem to find it anywhere.
Any idea if it will be coming to blu-ray any time soon?

Thank you!
serrow is offline  
Old 01-26-15, 01:18 PM
  #2  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Maxflier's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Louisiana
Posts: 11,741
Re: Will we ever see blu-ray Death note?

It seems like a popular enough show ( I could be wrong about that), so I would guess it will come out eventually. I'm sure Chris or someone will come along to give a more informed answer.
Maxflier is offline  
Old 01-26-15, 11:10 PM
  #3  
WTK
Anime Talk Contributor / Moderator
 
WTK's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 15,319
Re: Will we ever see blu-ray Death note?

There is no Blu-ray in Japan. The series was created in standard definition, so anything in Blu-ray would have to be upscaled. VAP handles home video release in Japan for Death Note and they are known to do some poor upscales in the past. If there is a Blu-ray release in the future, I'm not sure how good the upscale can be. Until something happens on the Japan side, I don't see Viz Media doing anything for Blu-ray for North America.
WTK is offline  
Old 01-27-15, 12:17 AM
  #4  
DVD Talk Legend
 
PhantomStranger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: The Phantom Zone
Posts: 21,885
Re: Will we ever see blu-ray Death note?

I don't foresee it hitting Blu-ray, unless a reboot series or the stuck-in-development-hell Hollywood movie ever got made.

The Japanese movie adaptations did get released on Blu-ray.
PhantomStranger is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.