As the doors opened on the first day of X Japan’s “X JAPAN WORLD TOUR 2017 We Are X Acoustic Special Miracle 6 DAYS” event at Osaka-jo Hall, details were revealed for the Japanese Blu-ray release of the award-winning documentary film We Are X.
The Japanese Blu-ray and DVD release of the award-winning X Japan documentary will come in three editions – the Collectors Edition, the Special Edition, and the Standard Edition. The Blu-ray Collectors Edition will include exclusive commemorative packaging able to be wall-mounted for decoration, available as both a 3-disc and 1-disc version.
Immediately after the news was announced, the We Are X Special and Collectors Editions took the Top 5 spots on Amazon Japan’s documentary chart.
The 3-disc versions of the Special Edition and Collectors Edition feature original Japanese content, including Yoshiki’s piano performance at the Sundance Film Festival and the Japan “We Are X: World Tour 2017” edition of the film.
The Japanese releases will also include bonus footage, such as the songs “Kurenai” and “Forever Love”, from “X Japan: The Last Live”, held on December 31st, 1997, as well as unreleased footage and interviews with X Japan members not included in the theatrical release. In addition, the Special Edition also includes a 24-page photo book with rare images and liner notes.
Each Japanese edition of We Are X will include a special “We Are X” trading card randomly selected from 7 different kinds — Yoshiki, Toshi, Pata, Heath, Sugizo, Hide, and Taiji.
“X JAPAN WORLD TOUR 2017 We Are X Acoustic Special Miracle 6 DAYS” continues this week in Osaka and Yokohama.
July 11 – Osaka-jo Hall
July 12 – Osaka-jo Hall
July 14 – Yokohama Arena
July 15 – Yokohama Arena
July 16 – Yokohama Arena
July 17 – Yokohama Arena
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