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One-Shot Manga Battle Royale: Angels' Border Heading Our Way in June

We know there are a lot of Battle Royale fans who frequent this site so when word came of a one-shot manga from VIZ Media heading our way written by Koushun Takami, author of the original novel, of course we had to share!

Battle Royale - Tugg it to a Theatre Near You; Mondo Poster Unveiled

If you've already seen the glory that is Battle Royale, then you know exactly how cool it would be to see it on the big screen in a theatre near you. Now you can make that happen, and if you need any more incentive, check out this amazing new poster from Mondo.

TCA: The CW on Supernatural Season 9; More about The Originals, The Selection, Cult, and Battle Royale

It was The CW's turn to shine at the Television Critics Association's winter 2013 session today, and president Mark Pedowitz touched on all the network's shows that are of interest to genre fans, including a possible ninth season of "Supernatural." Read on for the highlights.

The CW President Mark Pedowitz Offers Updates on Battle Royale, Supernatural, The Selection, and More

The Television Critics Association's summer press tour is under way, and The CW's president Mark Pedowitz has shed more light on new projects "The Selection" and "Battle Royale" along with passing on some news that should make "Supernatural" fans happy.

The CW Looking to Bring Battle Royale to the Small Screen as a Weekly Series

Sometimes news comes our way that immediately starts making our heads hurt. This is one of those times. An American remake of the classic Japanese film Battle Royale is something that's been talked about a lot. Now with the success of The Hunger Games...

Dates Set for Grimm Up North's 2012 Grimmfest Film Festival; More Summer Screenings Announced

The dates have been set for Grimmfest 2012, Grimm Up North’s annual festival of horror and cult movies. It gears into action in Manchester, UK, this October 4th-7th at The Dancehouse theatre.

Battle Royale: The Complete Collection (Blu-ray)

Starring Takeshi Kitano, Tarô Yamamoto, Chiaki Kuriyama, Takashi Tsukamoto Directed by Kinji Fukasaku, Kenta Fukasaku

CONTEST CLOSED! Win a Copy of Battle Royale on Blu-ray

Never mind The Hunger Games. If you want to see the young adult vs. young adult theme done right, look no further than the classic film Battle Royale. Even better? We have your chance to score a copy on us!

An Inside Look at the Making of Battle Royale and a Bloody New Blu-ray Clip

Aw yeah, mama! I can feel that arterial blood spray from here. Wanna bathe in it. Love it up! Oh yeah, sweet baby. Bring on the red stuff. You know how we like it. Warm and inviting, sugar. Sorry about that head flying through the air.

Anchor Bay Takes Battle Royale on the Road

Not content with just dropping Battle Royale onto home video in a truly stellar edition, the fine folks at Anchor Bay have announced that they will be taking the much heralded flick across the U.S.A. theatrically! Rock and roll, baby!

Know the Rules in This Latest Blu-ray / DVD Clip from Battle Royale

When it comes to the upcoming release of Battle Royale here in the States, we're still pinching ourselves to see if we'll wake up. We couldn't be happier that the flick is on its way in grand fashion, and we've got a new clip on tap to keep both us and you excited!

Finally the Original Japanese Classic Battle Royale Officially Comes to U.S. Shores

It's been hailed as one of the most controversial films of all time. It's guaranteed to make The Hunger Games along with everything else that has ever emulated it look like the kid's stuff that it actually is. And now, after years and years, Battle Royale is officially hitting U.S. shores on Blu-ray and DVD!

CONTEST CLOSED! Win Tickets to the 2011 New York Asian Film Festival

Our good friends at the New York Asian Film Festival are nothing if not generous to Dread Central readers. To prove it, they're offering a pair of tickets each to screenings of Riki-Oh, Battle Royale, and Yakuza Weapon during the fest.

New York Asian Film Festival Announces 2011 Lineup

The New York Asian Film Festival turns ten years old in 2011, and while this year's offerings are light on horror, we'd be remiss if we didn't recognize the fest's decade-long contribution to Asian cinema buffs. Read on for what will be available to genre fans from July 1st-14th, 2011.

Arrow Video's Battle Royale Limited Edition DVD and Blu-Ray Will Kick All Kinds of Ass

Arrow Video isn't content with releasing a modern genre classic with just excellent picture and sound. Nope. They're one of the few companies left standing that seek to appease the die hard collector on a consistent basis, and we absolutely love them for it. And their Battle Royale collector's edition looks like it's their most ambitious offering yet.