'Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Wed Nov 24, 2010 at 08:00 AM PST by

Another anime classic from legendary filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki will be getting the high-definition treatment in March.

In an early announcement to retailers, Disney/Buena Vista is working on 'Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind' starring the voices of Patrick Stewart, Uma Thurman, and Edward James Olmos for a Blu-ray release on March 8.

Miyazaki's 'Ponyo' has already been released (and reviewed by Joshua Zyber) on Blu-ray.

Specs have yet to be detailed, but the release will be a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack and supplements will include: Storyboards, The World of Ghibli, Creating Nausicaa, Enter the Lands, and Studio Ghibli Trivia Challenge.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $39.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under March 8.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (Blu-ray)
Ponyo (Blu-ray)
Tags: Disc Announcements, Disney/Buena Vista (all tags)