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New "Scooby-Doo" Animated Movie in the Works at Warner Bros

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Variety reports that Warner Bros is working on an untitled animated feature film for the long-lived “Scooby-Doo” mystery-comedy franchise. The project is being developed with Atlas Entertainment with Charles Roven and Richard Suckle as producers, who also produced a pair of movies that used human actors and CG animation for the Great Dane himself: the […]

Otakon 2013: Shinichiro Watanabe Reveals "Space Dandy"

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On the morning of Sunday August 11th Director Shinichiro Watanabe held the second of his two public panels at Otakon 2013, where he addressed the gathered crowd on his newest project: Space Dandy, a sci-fi comedy series from the Japanese animation studio BONES (Fullmetal Alchemist, Eureka 7, Sword of the Stranger, Cowboy Bebop: The Movie). […]

Otakon 2013: Press Conference and Public Q&A With Director Shinichiro Watanabe

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Few figures in the anime industry today can boast of a career as rich as that of Shinichiro Watanabe. A successful screenwriter, music producer and director, Watanabe got his first big directing break co-directing the admired OVA series Macross Plus with Shoji Kawamori before going on to direct the eclectic landmark titles Cowboy Bebop and […]

English-Subtitled Episode of "Burka Avenger" Posted

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The first episode of pop star Aaron Haroon Rashid’s superhero cartoon Burka Avenger, the first animated series produced in Pakistan, has been officially posted online with English subtitles on Youtube for the show’s official website. A production of Unicorn Black, the 13-episode series uses 3D animation for the characters and 2D painted artwork for the […]

Review: Whimsical Wizardy and Fun Reign in "The Sword in the Stone"

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Although overshadowed by the fine company it keeps among other Disney classics, The Sword in the Stone ranks among the most whimsically fun movies produced by the Walt Disney Company nearly fifty years after its 1963 debut. The film is a light-hearted take the classic Arthurian novel by the illustrious T.H. White, chronicling the education […]

Otakon 2013: FUNimation Announces "Cowboy BeBop" on Blu-ray and More

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At its industry panel late Saturday afternoon, FUNimation Entertainment brought Sunrise’s Masayuki Ozaki on stage to make further announcements on titles FUNimation will be distributing from the studio. Chief among the announcements was a trailer announcing director Shinichiro Watanabe’s Cowboy BeBop, which will be rereleased digitally and on Blu-ray in 2014. The series recently received […]

Otakon 2013: Numerous Sunrise Anime Licensed by FUNimation, Sentai Filmworks (Updated)

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During studio Sunrise’s industry panel at Otakon 2013 Saturday afternoon, the studio’s Masayuki Ozaki announced that many Sunrise anime previously distributed by the now-defunct Bandai Entertainment have been picked up for home video release by anime distributors FUNimation Entertainment and Sentai Filmworks. Ozaki confirmed that the following animation from Sunrise would be released by Sentai […]

Review: Old Glory Reigns in the "Robotech 2-Movie Collection"

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“The Robotech saga continues” So goes the official marketing line for the new Robotech 2-movie collection from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The ostensibly fresh addition in this collection is the feature Robotech: Love Live Alive, heretofore a conception of the late Carl Macek as a way to expand upon Robotech beyond the end of the original […]

First "How to Train Your Dragon 2" Teaser Trailer Posted

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DreamWorks Animation has posted the first teaser trailer for How to Train Your Dragon 2, the studio’s sequel to the original 2010 film that adapated Cressida Cowell’s titular children’s book series. Composer John Powell and the original voice cast are returning for the sequel, while co-director Dean DeBlois is working as both director and screenwriter. […]

New Voices Revealed For "The Legend of Korra" Book 2

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A report at Entertainment Weekly and a blog from co-creator, writer and Executive Producer Bryan Konietzko have revealed new voice acting roles for the second season of the Nickelodeon series The Legend Of Korra. Richard Riehle (Office Space) and Lisa Edelstein (House) will play Bumi and Kya, brother and sister to Korra’s airbending teacher Tenzin […]

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