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Titles:
Love Hina
Love Hina Christmas Special
Love Hina Spring Special
Love Hina Again
Love Hina Final Selection

Directors:
Shigeru Ueda; Takashi Sudo; Koichi Sugitani; Yoshiaki Iwasaki

Distributor:
MVM

Length:
Love Hina - 25 min x25 Episodes
Love Hina Christmas Special - 44 mins
Love Hina Spring Special - 45 mins
Love Hina Again - 30 min x3 Episodes
Love Hina Final Selection - 30 mins

Available in the UK?
Yes (Series, Christmas Special, Spring Special & Again only)

Highest Certificate:  12 (vol 5, vol 6, Christmas Special)

Other Info:
The Love Hina series is available on DVD in the UK (Region 2, PAL) from MVM, there are six volumes.  The series is also available in the US (Region 1, NTSC) in the Love Hina Perfect

Kanako Urashima
 

Collection boxset, which also includes the two Love Hina specials and Love Hina Again, and a box that holds the normal DVDs was released with the US release of Love Hina vol 1.  All six volumes contain 4 episodes each, making up the original TV run of 24 episodes.

The Love Hina Christmas Special and Love Hina Spring Special are both available on DVD in the UK (Region 2, PAL) from MVM.  The Love Hina Christmas Special DVD also includes episode 25 of the series, which was released as a straight-to-video bonus in Japan and features a side story to the main series.

Love Hina Again is also available in the UK on DVD (Region 2, PAL) from MVM.  The whole three episode series is included on a single DVD.  In the US Love Hina Again is also available in a special 'Love Hina Movie Collection' boxset with the Love Hina Christmas Special and Love Hina Spring Special DVDs, and all three are included with the TV series in the US Love Hina Perfect Collection boxset

Love Hina Final Selection was a straight to video release aimed at hardcore fans of the series.  These kinds of compilation releases are commonplace in Japan but rarely see a release in the UK or Europe, and Love Hina Final Selection remains only available in Japan (Region 2, NTSC) where it has been released as a double feature with the Love Live Hina concert.  It has no English dub or subtitles.
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DVD Extras: 
English dub, Japanese dub, English subtitles, Art Galleries, Trailers, Clean Opening & Closing.  Volume 1 also contains Episode 1 of Adventures of Mini-Goddess and volume 4 contains a short 'Making Of' feature.

DVD Extras (Christmas Special): 
English dub, Japanese dub, English subtitles and trailers.  Also includes the bones Episode 25.

DVD Extras (Spring Special): 
English dub, Japanese dub, English subtitles, Clean Opening & Closing selection, Outtakes and trailers.

DVD Extras (Love Hina Again): 
English dub, Japanese dub, English subtitles, Clean Opening & Closing, Outtakes and trailers.

DVD Extras (Love Hina Final Selection - Japanese release): 
Japanese dub, Love Live Hina Concert.
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Availability & Price:
All six volumes are available in the UK on DVD from MVM Love Hina is available from most high street DVD retailers priced at around 17.99 per volume.  For better prices it is always best to look  online, and Play.com offer each volume for around 15 with free UK delivery.  A boxset containing the entire series is also available, the can be bought in most high-street stores and costs 49.99.  The Love Hina Christmas Special, Love Hina Spring Special and Love Hina Again are also available in the UK from MVM, and are similarly widely available for about 19.99 (Christmas Special) & 17.99 (Spring Special).  Again, look on line for cheaper prices.

The US Love Hina Perfect Collection boxset is available from some sites for the pretty hefty price of about 80-100, but the vol 1 + slipcase box has now been discontinued.  The Love Hina Movie Collection boxset is still available for around 40.  It is worth noting as always that goods with a value higher than 18 imported from the US are liable for a Customs and Excise charge when reaching the UK, which usually comprises the VAT of 17.5% on the entire parcel value plus a handling charge of around 4.  These charges are levied randomly which means you sometimes avoid them and sometimes not, but if you wish to take the risk good places to look include PlayUSA, DC-DVD and DVD Pacific.

As mentioned Love Hina Final Selection is not available outside of Japan but can be picked up on YesAsia for around 25 with free delivery.  The DVD also includes one of the Love Live Hina shows which features the Japanese voice actors and actresses in live concert singing songs from and inspired by the series.
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