makes it appear (with a babelfish translation) that firmware 2.1 was released in Japan today. Hopefully they will get it on their servers for direct internet (direct ethernet connection) firmware update of the gen 1...
This unit is about 8 months old and in perfect condition. Includes original box, manual and remote. If you are looking to get into HD-DVD, this is a great deal.
PM me if you are interested.
I also have an Audio Control Maestro M2 Pre-Pro and an Earthquake Cinenova Grande 5 Amp...
I took a cue from the guys at AVS and ordered one through Continental's OnePass "Miles for Merchandise" program. $363.86 + 100 miles. I'm pretty sure I'll be charged tax on top of that since I'm in TX.
I guess I should start looking for software.