Blu-ray, Digital Release: FLCL – Progressive/Alternative

Digital, DVD Release Date: Feb. 4, 2020
Price: Blu-ray 
Studio: Cartoon Network/Warner

From the legendary anime studio Production I.G and Adult Swim, FLCL Progressive tells the story of 14-year-old Hidomi, her classmate Ide and two otherworldly being, Jinyu and Haruha Raharu, who are determined to unlock their hidden potential. Also along for the cosmic ride is an all-powerful force known as ATOMSK, a smokin’ Chrysler Bel Aire and a very cool Vespa Scooter.

FLCL: Alternative, the third and final season centers on the misadventures of 17-year-old Kana and her friends, Mossan, Hijiri and Pets. Living a seemingly normal life, the group’s lives are flipped upside down when Mecha falls from the sky and arrives with the guitar-wielding Haruko Haruhara. Once again determined to take out Medical Mechanica, Haruko works to awaken Kana’s N.O. channel before the relentless iron takes over the world.

Also included is  a 15-minute never-before-seen documentary that dives into the making of both seasons featuring interviews with voice talent and crew. Additional special features include a “Meet the Creators” piece focused on the new era of show creators, a segment about “The Pillows” relationship with the series, a glimpse at the English voice actors behind FLCL together, and a look into the production of FLCL: Alternative.

FLCL – Alternative is also being issued on DVD on the same day and date!


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About Laurence

Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.