[Unboxing] The Case of Hana & Alice

December 30, 2016 · 0 comments

With the new year approaching it’s a great time to give you a detailed look at an upcoming release of ours, The Case of Hana & Alice. Ahead of its release on the 9th January, we’re bringing this film to the United Kingdom as a Limited Collector’s Edition Blu-ray+DVD set, as well as a standard DVD. Today we’re showing you what to expect from our Limited Collector’s Edition Blu-ray+DVD set.

Before we get to the the details of what’s included, a quick note to say that you can pre-order your copy of this right now from Amazon UK, Base.com, Anime-On-Line and now our AllTheAnime.com web shop.


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Until close of play on Sunday 1st January 2017 pre-order the Limited Collector’s Edition Blu-ray+DVD set for a special price! Details in the link below.

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Synopsis: “Alice, a transfer student to Ishinomori Middle School, hears a strange rumour that one year ago, “”Judas was killed by four other Judas”” in Class 1. While investigating, Alice discovers that the only person who may know the truth, Alice’s classmate Hana, lives next door to her in the “”Flower House”” that everyone is scared of…

Eager to know more about the “”Judas”” murder, Alice sneaks into the Flower House to ask the reclusive Hana for more information about the Judas murder and why shes a recluse. The chance meeting of Hana and Alice sets them off on an adventure to solve the mystery of the “”smallest murder in the world.””


You can read more about The Case of Hana & Alice in this piece by Jonathan Clements (co-author of the Anime Encyclopedia and author of Anime: A History) HERE.

And if you want to familiarise yourself with other works of the director Shunji Iwai, see THIS PIECE AT OUR SITE by Anime News Network’s Justin Sevakis.


Our release comes packed in a rigid case with an o-card (slipcover) around it. Inside the rigid case itself is a digipack that will hold the two discs (1 x Blu-ray + 1 x DVD), art cards and a booklet that contains the Making Of… the film.

On the discs themselves you find –

  • The main feature, The Case of Hana & Alice.   NOTE: this is in Japanese with English subtitles only. There is no English language audio for this film.
  • A bonus extra that sees the one and only, Makoto Shinkai, the director of ‘Your Name’, ‘The Place Promised in Our Early Days’ and ‘The Garden of Words’ talking about the film.



And now the part you have likely been waiting for. Photos of the finished product itself. Check them out below.


That concludes this unboxing. We hope you’re looking forward to adding this wonderful film to your collection.


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