“I am one of the hounds [STUD]
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Good news for U.S. fans of Sherlock Hound, the animated television series produced by RAI and Tokyo Movie Shinsha.
The series, which consists of 26 episodes from 1984–1985, will make its debut on Blu-ray with English dubbing and subtitles in November. Pre-ordering is now open.
The classic series directed by Hayao Miyazaki and Kyosuke Mikuriya is a unique take on Holmes, with dynamic animation, fun writing, and amusing characters. The Japanese version was released on Blu-ray in 2014.
From the product description on Amazon.com:
HIS NAME IS SHERLOCK HOUND. IT'S HIS BUSINESS TO KNOW WHAT OTHER WOOFS DON'T KNOWProfessor Moriarty’s devious criminal mind can overcome any challenge, be it counterfeiting coins or swiping precious gems... except when Sherlock Hound is on the case! Together with Doctor Watson, Mrs. Hudson, and Inspector Lestrade, Hound must sniff out Moriarty’s schemes while facing down steam engines and other strange inventions. How will they crack the case? Elementary, my dear viewer! They’ll just have to rely on Hound’s deductive reasoning and a little bit of luck to get them through everything the Professor throws at them!