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"Laputa - Castle in the Sky" Japanese Region 2 release October 4, 2002

Old 07-18-02, 01:09 PM
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"Laputa - Castle in the Sky" Japanese Region 2 release October 4, 2002

Here the link to CDJapan:

http://www.cdjapan.co.jp/detailview.html?KEY=VWDZ-8014

Guess "Nausicaa" wont come out til '03, oh well. I was hoping for a Christmas 2002 release.
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great news. thanks!
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Going from this past year's releases, Nausicaa will probably come out in March or April. I'm guessing, but this year ghibli put out 3 already and Laputa is number 4.
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Available to pre-order at www.amazon.co.jp with 15% off which is a huge discount as far as a Japanese disc is concerned.
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Does anyone know how fast express shipping is to the US from Amazon Japan? I just ordered Spirited Away, Porco Rosso and Whisper of the Heart.
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I don't know about express - but their regular shipping seems to be about 10-20 days.
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there is a limited 10000 sets. great set.
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Any word on a R3 release yet?
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Any word on a R3 release yet?
The end of October, either the 20th or 30th. Can't quite remember.
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How much is the Japan release in U.S. dollars? And won't the Korean disc be the same thing, but with Korean subtitles added?
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Old 09-29-02, 09:55 PM
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The Japan release cost me about $40. I 'm collecting all the R2 Ghibli films, and I guess, for now, I can afford it, so I don't mind.

I think the R3s are cheaper.
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R3 Miyazaki releases in both Hong Kong and Taiwan run around $18-22. I am not aware of any Korean versions, but the HK and Taiwan versions are authored by Ghibli themselves and should be identical in quality.

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