「Takizawa Kabuki 2018」 DVD & Blu-ray to release 21 November, 2018!

As announced on J-net few months ago, the “Takizawa Kabuki 2018” DVD & Blu-ray would get a winter release this year, and now the date is known — 21st Nov! And it’s less than a month away!

Limited Edition A (Gold) [3DVDs]
List price: 8,000yen (excl. tax)
Pre-order:
DVD @ Amazon (w/postcard) | CDJapan | HMV
* Early bird gift: Shimbashi & Misonoza Takizawa Company Gathering Postcard Design A (A5-size)
Limited Edition A includes a digest video of Nagoya Misonoza’s senshuuraku show, along with Tokyo & Nagoya versions of “Takizawa Kabuki 2018” documentary.

Disc-1 [DVD]
◆ Shimbashi Enbujo Show Act 1
Subtitles: Japanese Barrier Free / English / Traditional Chinese / Simplified Chinese
Disc-2 [DVD]
◆ Shimbashi Enbujo Show Act 2
Subtitles: Japanese Barrier Free / English / Traditional Chinese / Simplified Chinese
Disc-3 [DVD] Bonus Disc
◆ Misonoza Senshuuraku Digest
◆ Takizawa Kabuki 2018 Complete Document ~ Tokyo Version ~ ~ Nagoya Version ~

Limited Edition B (Silver) [3DVDs]
Pre-order:
DVD @ Amazon (w/postcard) | CDJapan | HMV
* Early bird gift: Shimbashi & Misonoza Takizawa Company Gathering Postcard Design B (A5-size)
Limited Edition B includes a special talk that’s filmed just for this DVD. Those involved in the talk are Takizawa Zachou, Miyake Ken, Snow Man, Hasegawa Jun, and the Jrs that appeared in the Tokyo & Nagoya shows, a total of 25 people. Also included are backstage episodes,

Disc-1 [DVD]
◆ Shimbashi Enbujo Show Act 1
Subtitles: Japanese Barrier-Free / English / Traditional Chinese / Simplified Chinese
Disc-2 [DVD]
◆ Shimbashi Enbujo Show Act 2
Subtitles: Japanese Barrier-Free / English / Traditional Chinese / Simplified Chinese
Disc-3 [DVD] Bonus Disc
◆ Takizawa Kabuki 2018 ~ Huge Gathering Special ~
(1) Coverage of BBQ Party sponsored by Takizawa Hideaki
(2) Takizawa Kabuki 2018 Reflection Talk
◆ Takizawa Zachou & Takizawa Company ~ From Tackey Birthday to the Battle of Koban ~ Digest of various episodes where the company hangs around Takizawa Hideaki, back stage of Takizawa Kabuki!

Regular Edition (Pink) [2DVDs or 1BD]
List price: 6,000yen (excl. tax)
Pre-order:
DVD @ Amazon (w/postcard) | CDJapan | HMV
Blu-ray @ Amazon (w/postcard) | CDJapan | HMV
* Early bird gift: Shimbashi & Misonoza Takizawa Company Gathering Postcard Design C (A5-size)
The Regular Edition includes a personal edit of 4 songs by Takizawa Hideaki and Miyake Ken. First press includes a 52p booklet.
Subtitles: Japanese Barrier-Free / English / Traditional Chinese / Simplified Chinese

DVD version
Disc-1[DVD]
◆ Shimbashi Enbujo Show Act 1
Disc-2[DVD]
◆ Shimbashi Enbujo Show Act 2
◆ Takizawa Hideaki & Miyake Ken Personal Edit
・Ukiyo Adesugata Sakura
・Aoki Hibi
・Gyakuten Lovers
・LOVE

Blu-ray version
Disc-1[Blu-ray]
◆ Shimbashi Enbujo Show Act 1
◆ Shimbashi Enbujo Show Act 2
◆ Takizawa Hideaki & Miyake Ken Personal Edit
・Ukiyo Adesugata Sakura
・Aoki Hibi
・Gyakuten Lovers
・LOVE

IMPORTANT for all overseas fans! Act 1 & Act 2 on all the discs above will come with toggle-able (ON-OFF) subtitles in Japanese Barrier-Free, English, Traditional Chinese & Simplified Chinese!

I’d recommend A cos Takizawa Kabuki documentaries are always good. However B looks fun too, a BBQ party ne, and possibly some fun episodes back stage. Which version will you buy?

Update 7 Nov: Preview of bonus A5 postcards.

Design A (for LE A)

Design B (for LE B)

Design C (for RE)

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