April 24, 2022
It's been quite a while since KAZÉ Anime announced the licensing of Psycho-Pass Season 3 ( we reported ). In order not to keep the fans in suspense, the Berlin-based anime label today announced further details about the planned home video release.
The first of two volumes, containing the first episodes of the third season in German and Japanese, is expected to be released on July 7, 2022. A date for the final second volume is still pending.
The three-part film Psycho-Pass 3: First Inspector is slated for release on DVD and Blu-ray on September 1, 2022, according to today's newsletter.
Like its predecessors, Psycho-Pass 3 was created in the Production IG studio and directed by Naoyoshi Shiotani. The eight-part third season ran on Japanese television from October to December 2019 and was shown in a simulcast on Prime Video in Germany. Tow Ubukata wrote the script, while Naoyuki Onda did character design.
KAZÉ Anime has already released the first two seasons and all films from Psycho-Pass on DVD and Blu-ray in Germany.
WHAT IS PSYCHO PASS ABOUT :
In the Japan of the future everything seems perfect: Breakfast comes from the machine, the outfit is put together at the push of a button, life is safer than ever. Incidentally, a sophisticated system constantly analyzes the mental state of the population and thus also their potential for violence. It all serves the honorable purpose of preventing crime in the first place and creating a livable, non-violent environment. People whose so-called "Psycho-Pass" shows an excessive value are arrested, treated or immediately removed. When the newly minted police inspector Akane Tsunemori begins her service at the Public Security Department and hunts down potential criminals together with the so-called enforcers, she soon gets to know the bloody downside of this ideal world – and the most dangerous criminal of all…