Escaflowne Perfect Collection (of 1) (Mania.com)

By:Chris Beveridge
Date: Thursday, September 23, 2004
Release Date: Tuesday, October 26, 2004



What They Say
Hitomi Kanzaki is a typical high school girl, with typical high school problems. But when a vision of a young man battling a dragon becomes a reality, her life changes forever. Drawn into a strange vortex with the swordsman, Van, Hitomi is thrust into the strange world of Gaea. Entangled in a struggle over life and death, Van must learn to master the suit of armor, Escaflowne. Chased by the Empire of Zaibach, Van and Hitomi will encounter both allies and enemies in an effort to unlock the secrets within Escaflowne.

Hitomi's heart, stirred by love and adventure, but at times aches with sorrow. But why was she sent to this world? Her journey as just begun.

The Review!
With this collection release, only the packaging format is different from the original series release. Please reference the original reviews for all content and technical quality information.

Individual Reviews:














Escaflowne Vol. #1
Volume 1
Escaflowne Vol. #2
Volume 2
Escaflowne Vol. #3
Volume 3
Escaflowne Vol. #4
Volume 4
Escaflowne Vol. #5
Volume 5
Escaflowne Vol. #6
Volume 6
Escaflowne Vol. #7
Volume 7
Escaflowne Vol. #8
Volume 8
Escaflowne Ultimate Edition
Movie





Features
Japanese Language,English Language,English Subtitles,See individual reviews for the TV series and the two-disc movie edition

Review Equipment




Age Rating: 13 & Up
Region: 1 - North America
Released By: Bandai Entertainment
MSRP: 99.98
Running time: 650+
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1/1.78:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
Disc Resolution: 480i/p (mixed/unknown)
Disc Encoding: MPEG-2
Series: Escaflowne