Ninja Scroll-the series (Vol. 1)

Old 09-05-03, 09:11 PM
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Ninja Scroll-the series (Vol. 1)

Has anyone purchased this?Can't seem to find anyone online that has it in stock.I have read 2 good reviews(Anime on DVD and Digital Bits).Are you planning on buying this along with the tenth anniversery release?
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Old 09-05-03, 11:23 PM
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Best buy in my area haven't gotten it yet so I think i'll wait on this a bit. But i'll be passing on the new release of the Ninja Scroll movie, I just don't have any problems with my old one.
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Old 09-06-03, 04:04 AM
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Suncoast at Lexington, Kentucky has a ton.
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Old 09-06-03, 04:28 AM
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2 good reviews.. How many bad reviews did you read? I found the series to simply suck. I was so damn excited about it when it was first being created and announced and then I saw the first episode. ACK. the character design was just not my taste, the action was nothing compared to the film. I don't mean this as a thread crap or anything of the such, I just couldn't get myself to watch past episode 5 without just stopping it in the middle. Didn't like it at all.

I'll buy the tenth anniversery release, but you couldn't pay me to take the series into my collection.
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Old 09-06-03, 11:11 AM
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I, too, was excited about it ... and highly disappointed when I saw the series. It blows
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Old 09-06-03, 03:17 PM
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Ok received mine today and after seeing this thread was dubious..just finished watching...but it isn't all bad..sheesh
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Old 09-06-03, 03:21 PM
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I'll keep an open mind when I watch this series after all it's the first volume. as for the tenth anniversary version when is that one due out?
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Old 09-06-03, 03:56 PM
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yeah, all the reviews i've read say it's decent... not up to the movie's level, but still ok.

i think best buy has some sort of bonus dvd.
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Old 09-06-03, 06:12 PM
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I picked this up at BB a few days ago...only watched the first 15 minutes last night before falling asleep...But that's because I was tired...I'll try to finish it tomorrow probably...definitely not up to the movie standard but what can you expect? It looks to be a quality series though....
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Old 09-06-03, 11:03 PM
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did anyone else experience problems getting this dvd at bestbuy last tuesday? the two bestbuys i went to in the NYC area said their shipment did not come in, and that it should be in "in the next few days". i went back yesterday and still they have not come in. i'll have to check again some time this week.
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Old 09-06-03, 11:08 PM
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Best Buy near me just got it in today so I grabbed it, after three episodes I can say yes it isn't up the the movie standards, but it isn't total garbage either, i'll stick with it for now.
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