Zoë Blade\'s notebook

Manga Video

For anyone else idly wondering which animé they vaguely remember watching in the UK in the nineties, I compiled a (partial) list of Manga Video's VHS tapes. They weren't always the classiest films and TV shows, but for a lot of people, they were an introduction to a new medium.

Title Year Catalogue number Type
Akira 1991 IWCV 1001 Animé
Akira: Collector's Edition 1991 IWCV 1002 Animé
Fist of the North Star 1992 MANV 1001 Animé
Project A-ko 1992 MANV 1002 Animé
Dominion Tank Police acts I & II 1992 MANV 1003 Animé
Dominion Tank Police acts III & IV 1992 MANV 1004 Animé
Odin 1992 MANV 1005 Animé
Venus Wars 1992 MANV 1006 Animé
3x3 Eyes part 1 1993 MANV 1007 Animé
Urotsukidoji: Legend of the Overfiend 1992 MANV 1008 Animé
Urotsukidoji II: Legend of the Demon Womb 1992 MANV 1009 Animé
Vampire Hunter D 1993 MANV 1011 Animé
Lensman 1993 MANV 1012 Animé
The Heroic Legend of Arislan part I 1993 MANV 1013 Animé
Crying Freeman chapter 1: Portrait of a Killer 1993 MANV 1015 Animé
Doomed Megalopolis chapter 1: The Demon City 1993 MANV 1016 Animé
Judge 1993 MANV 1017 Animé
Ultimate Teacher 1993 MANV 1018 Animé
3x3 Eyes part 2 1993 MANV 1019 Animé
Crying Freeman chapter 2: The Enemy Within 1993 MANV 1020 Animé
Doomed Megalopolis chapter 2: Disaster 1993 MANV 1021 Animé
The Heroic Legend of Arislan part II 1993 MANV 1022 Animé
Wicked City 1993 MANV 1023 Animé
Crying Freeman chapter 3: Retribution 1993 MANV 1024 Animé
Doomed Megalopolis chapter 3: The Rise of the Dragon 1993 MANV 1025 Animé
The Guyver data 1: Genesis of the Guyver 1994 MANV 1026 Animé
The Professional: Golgo 13 1994 MANV 1027 Animé
Fire Tripper 1994 MANV 1028 Animé
The Guyver data 2: Battle of the Guyvers 1994 MANV 1029 Animé
Crying Freeman chapter 4: The Hostages 1994 MANV 1030 Animé
Doomed Megalopolis chapter 4: The Final Challenge 1994 MANV 1031 Animé
The Guyver data 3: Mysterious Shadow 1994 MANV 1032 Animé
Vampire Princess Miyu 19?? MANV 1??? Animé
Dangaioh 1994 MANV 1034 Animé
The Guyver data 4: Attack of the Hyper Zoanoid 1994 MANV 1035 Animé
Battle Angel Alita 1994 MANV 1037 Animé
The Guyver data 5: Death of the Guyver 1994 MANV 1038 Animé
The Guyver data 6: Terminal Battle 1994 MANV 1041 Animé
The Wind of Amnesia 1994 MANV 1042 Animé
Devil Man: The Birth 1994 MANV 1043 Animé
The Guyver data 7: The Battle Begins 1994 MANV 1044 Animé
Monster City 1994 MANV 1046 Animé
The Guyver data 8: The Lost Unit 1994 MANV 1047 Animé
Tokyo Babylon part 1 19?? MANV 1048 Animé
Cyber City Oedo 808 file 1: Virtual Death 1994 MANV 1049 Animé
The Guyver data 9: Transformation Tragedy 19?? MANV 1050 Animé
Roujin-Z 1994 MANV 1051 Animé
Zeguy 1994 MANV 1052 Animé
The Guyver data 10: Haunted Village 1995 MANV 1053 Animé
Cyber City Oedo 808 file 2: Psychic Trooper 1994 MANV 1055 Animé
The Guyver data 11: The Beastmaster 1995 MANV 1056 Animé
Devil Man: The Demon Bird 1994 MANV 1057 Animé
The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb 1994 MANV 1058 Stop motion
The Guyver data 12: Reactivation 1995 MANV 1059 Animé
Appleseed 1994 MANV 1060 Animé
AD Police 1: Voomer Madness 1994 MANV 1061 Animé
Cyber City Oedo 808 file 3: Blood Lust 19?? MANV 1063 Animé
Wings of Honneamise 1995 MANV 1065 Animé
AD Police 2: The Paradse Loop 1995 MANV 1066 Animé
AD Police 3: I Want Medicine 1995 MANV 1068 Animé
Ninja Scroll 1995 MANV 1070 Animé
Macross Plus part 1 1995 MANV 1072 Animé
Macross Plus part 2 1995 MANV 1074 Animé
New Dominion Tank Police act 6 1995 MANV 1078 Animé
Patlabor: Mobile Police 1995 MANV 1080 Animé
The Legend of the 4 Kings 1995 MANV 1081 Animé
Angel Cop 1 1995 MANV 1??? Animé
Angel Cop 2 1995 MANV 1082 Animé
Project A-ko 2 1995 MANV 1089 Animé
Madox-01 19?? MANV 1098 Animé
Macross Plus part 3 1995 MANV 1100 Animé
Patlabor 1 & 2 1995 MANV 1102 Animé
Angel Cop 6 1995 MANV 1104 Animé
Patlabor 2: The Movie 1995 MANV 1106 Animé
AD Police parts 1-3 1995 MANV 1113 Animé
Cyber City Oedo 808 files 1-3 1995 MANV 1114 Animé
Geno Cyber stages 1-3 1995 MANV 1115 Animé
Bounty Dog 19?? MANV 1117 Animé
Giant Robo part 1 1996 MANV 1119 Animé
Giant Robo part 2 1996 MANV 1120 Animé
Mad Bull 34 part 2: The Manhattan Connection 1996 MANV 1122 Animé
Giant Robo part 3 1996 MANV 1124 Animé
The Castle of Cagliostro 1996 MANV 1130 Animé
Ghost in the Shell 1996 MANV 1133 Animé
Goku Midnight Eye part 2 1996 MANV 1136 Animé
Violence Jack: Hell's Wind 19?? MANV 1145 Animé
The Guyver data 1-4 19?? MANV 11?? Animé
The Guyver data 5-8 19?? MANV 11?? Animé
The Guyver data 9-12 1996 MANV 1153 Animé
New Gall Force episode 1: Earth 1 1996 MANV 1160 Animé
New Gall Force episode 2: Earth 2 1996 MANV 1161 Animé
Appleseed / Battle Angel Alita 1996 MANV 1165 Animé
Macross Plus part 4 1997 MANV 1184 Animé
Armageddon 1997 MANV 1187 Animé
Shadow Skill The Movie 1997 MANV 1189 Animé
Macross Plus: The Movie 1997 MANV 1194 Animé
Angel Cop parts 1-6 1997 MANV 1199 Animé
Landlock 1998 MANV 1200 Animé
Vampire Wars 1998 MANV 1202 Animé
Sword for Truth 1998 MANV 1206 Animé
Perfect Blue 1997 MANV 1207 Animé
Street Fighter Alpha: The Movie 1999 MANV 1231 Animé
X 19?? MANV 1237 Animé
Street Fighter II 1995 MANV 2000 Animé
Tetsuo: The Iron Man 1993 ICAV 1002 Live action
Tetsuo II: Body Hammer 1993 ICAV 1005 Live action
Gunhed 1994 MANL 1001 Live action
Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah 19?? MANL 1002 Live action
Godzilla vs. Mothra 19?? MANL 1003 Live action
Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis 1995 MANL 1004 Live action
Zeram 1995 MANL 1005 Live action
Razor Blade Smile 1999 MANL 1014 Live action
Chungking Express 19?? ICAV 1019 Live action