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Friday, February 18


Lunar Legend Tsukihime (disc 1) (TV-14-V)

(TV-14-V) (Japanese audio)

Shiki Tohno sustained a life threatening injury as a child, and due to that incident he was sent away from the Tohno household and was given to a relative to be raised. Years later, when Shiki is in high school, the head of the Tohno household--his father--dies, and he is ordered to move back in by his sister Akiha, who is the new head of the household. However, Shiki holds a huge secret. Ever since that injury, he has been seeing lines on objects, and only with a special pair of glasses is he able to stop seeing them. Also he is unable to remember anything well from the time before his accident. The day he moves back to the Tohno household is the day he stumbles upon a woman named Arcueid Brunstud and decapitates her with one stab of his knife in a temporary fit of insanity. When she suddenly showed up beside him later alive and well, and ask him to be her bodyguard, Shiki's journey to unravel the mysteries of his past begins.

Friday February 18, 2011 1:00pm - 3:30pm
09. Video 1 - Main (National Harbor 10 & 11) National Harbor 10 & 11


Xam'd: Lost Memories (Vol 1 disc 1) (TV-14)

(TV-14) (Japanese audio)

Enter Sentan, a lush, tranquil island encased in war between the military and those with Hiruko, known as X'amd. On one of these warlike days, Akiyuki Takehara heads off to school and gets caught in a raid by the creatures. Through a series of events he is transformed into a X'amd, and with the help of a Tessikan woman Nakiami along with his highschool friend Haru, Akiyuki is forced to learn to live with the Hiruko or faces the danger of losing his self-control and turn to stone.

This series debuted as the first title from Playstation Network's video download service in 2008 before receiving a Japanese broadcast in 2009, effectively making this the first ONA: Original Net Animation.

Friday February 18, 2011 3:30pm - 6:00pm
09. Video 1 - Main (National Harbor 10 & 11) National Harbor 10 & 11


Hero Tales (TV-14)

(TV-14) (English audio)

Hero Tales adapts the martial-arts adventure manga of the same name from Fullmetal Alchemist creator Hiromu Arakawa, scenario writer Ryou Yashiro, and story creator Huang Jin-Zhou. Set in a time of chaos, seven heroes of the Stars, the Hokushintenkun, rise up to lead the people. Two of the seven, the Nitenshinson, the Hagun and the Tanrou, are never supposed to exist at the same time, but fate has decided otherwise. Taito, chosen as the Hagun, now must rise up to defeat the Tanrou, as the fate of the Stars destined it to be.

Friday February 18, 2011 6:00pm - 8:30pm
09. Video 1 - Main (National Harbor 10 & 11) National Harbor 10 & 11
Saturday, February 19


Sengoku Basara (Eps 1-7) IN JAPANESE (TV-14-LV)

(TV-14-LV) (Japanese audio)

“Are you ready guys? PUT YER GUNS ON!” - Date Masamune

 In the bloody Warring States period of feudal Japan, many generals fought in an endless struggle for power, but one man proved to be too big a threat - The dark lord Oda Nobunaga. Sanada Yukimura and Date Masamune, two young warriors from different regions who become heated rivals, begin to form an unlikely alliance with the rest of the generals to take down the Devil King.

Based on the hit video game series from Japan, Sengoku Basara takes viewers on an over-the-top rule-of-cool ride of awesome where everything is taken Up To Eleven and Beyond The Impossible.

If you know the Ashigaru Dance (done during the Opening of each episode), please feel free to come up to the front and perform it. The Ashigaru Dance can be best described as “Manly Manly Yukai.” You'll know it when you see it.

Saturday February 19, 2011 5:00pm - 7:30pm
09. Video 1 - Main (National Harbor 10 & 11) National Harbor 10 & 11


Gurren Lagann Movie 1: Childhood's End (TV-PG)

(TV-PG) (Japanese audio)

This is the story of a man who has yet to realize what destiny holds in store for him... Far in the future, humans have lived underground, quietly and restlessly, for hundreds of years, suffering from frequent earthquake and land subsidence. In Giha Village, one such underground community, live two young men. Simon is shy and naive, while Kamina believes in existence of a "surface" world above their heads.

Their destinies start moving drastically when the ceiling falls and a gigantic "Gunmen" and a beautiful girl named Yoko with a superconductive rifle come from the surface. Kamina, Simon and Yoko get on the "Lagann" that Simon digs out from the ground, and jump out to the surface! However, the surface is not quite the dreamland Kamina imagined...

Saturday February 19, 2011 7:30pm - 9:30pm
09. Video 1 - Main (National Harbor 10 & 11) National Harbor 10 & 11
Sunday, February 20


Taisho Baseball Girls (Disc 1) (TV-PG)

(TV-PG) (Japanese audio)

In 1925 (year 14 of the Taisho period), after being told by a baseball player that women should become housewives instead of going to school, two 14-year-old Japanese high school girls named Koume and Akiko decide to start a baseball team in order to prove him wrong. During this time, when even running was considered too vulgar for women, baseball is known as "what the boys do" and they face many difficulties when searching members, getting permission from their parents and when learning about the sport itself.

Sunday February 20, 2011 7:30am - 8:30am
09. Video 1 - Main (National Harbor 10 & 11) National Harbor 10 & 11


Tytania (Vol 1 disc 1) (TV-PG)

(TV-PG) (Japanese Audio)

The capital of the empire of Euria is attacked by the empire of Titania, a much more powerful enemy that controls a large part of the galaxy. The story follows a soldier who flees the Titania empire and seeks refuge with the rebellion force, that rose up since the battle.

Sunday February 20, 2011 10:00am - 12:30pm
09. Video 1 - Main (National Harbor 10 & 11) National Harbor 10 & 11


Gurren Lagann Movie 2: The Lights in the Sky are Stars (TV-PG)

(TV-PG) (Japanese audio)

"When the heavens are pierced open, the young man sees a path to the future..."

Valiantly persevering through the traumatic aftermath of previous events, Team Dai-Gurren finally reaches Teppelin, the royal capital, where Simon battles the Spiral King, Lordgenome. Seven years pass after the battle of Teppelin, and humans reclaim the surface of the earth and enjoy an unprecedented period of peace and prosperity. However, humanity's increasing population growth triggers the sudden emergence of an unknown, powerful enemy.

Sunday February 20, 2011 12:30pm - 3:30pm
09. Video 1 - Main (National Harbor 10 & 11) National Harbor 10 & 11