Clannad English Dub premieres online in March

Clannad fans rejoice as on the 25th March there will be a new English Dub for fans to enjoy! The new English Dub will be handled by Seraphim Digital who have recently completed work on the new Halo Legends and AppleSeed. Also announced was that other titles will be getting the new English Dub treatment, including:

  • Ghost Hound
  • Legends of the Dark King
  • Blue Drop
  • Tears to Tiara

Along with Clannad as previously mentioned.

Anime Network has announced that episodes one and two will be available to watch for free as a sneak preview, only available on the Anime Network Online Player on the 26th March. New episodes will be updated once a week and only to premium subscribers.

Anime Network also announced that on April 3 at 3:00pm, Clannad English dub will be available for screening at Anime Matsuri.

Sadly due to licensing agreements this content will not be available to UK and European viewers but only to North American fans.

Here’s the press release:

CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED DRAMA SERIES—CLANNAD—PREMIERES THIS MARCH ON ANIME NETWORK WITH FULL ENGLISH DUB

HOUSTON, TX — 3/18/10 — Clannad, the hit series from Sentai Filmworks, will be premiering on Anime Network VOD with a full English dub, and will be available on the Anime Network’s Online Player the day after it’s VOD premiere.

WHAT: U.S. VOD Television Premiere of Clannad English Dub
From the creators of AIR and KANON comes a sweeping new saga in which the sentimental, the surreal and the supernatural inexplicably become one: this is the world of CLANNAD. Prepare to meet the ambitious Tomoyo, who dreams of becoming class president; Kotomi, a troubled genius with a secret past; and most mysteriously, Fuko, whose disassociation with the world has become so severe that she is literally fading from existence!

WHEN: Episode 1 and 2 available on VOD beginning March 25, 2010, also available on the Anime Network Online Player March 26, 2010

WHERE: Anime Network, America’s #1 Anime Channel

HOW: Don’t have VOD? Don’t worry! Catch episodes 1 and 2 the VERY NEXT DAY on Anime Network’s Online Player!

Source: SXanimedia