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“Wolf Children” To Screen In UK Cinemas This October

by Grant Whiteon September 21, 2013
The Mamoru Hosoda-directed Wolf Children will be receiving a select UK theatrical run on 25th October. Specific venues for the showings are yet to be confirmed. Manga Entertainment will also be releasing the film on DVD and Blu-ray soon after. Read Weatherman’s review of Wolf Children here.

Manga Studio 5 and Manga Studio EX 5 Sale Available Now

by Grant Whiteon September 20, 2013
Smith Micro is currently hosting a limited-time sale for the Manga Studio series of comics and illustration creation software. Physical copies of Manga Studio 5 and Manga Studio EX 5 are currently 40% off ($47.99 from $79.99) and 30% off (209.99 from $299.99), respectively. Manga Studio allows artists and to create print quality, ready-to-publish comics and illustrations. […]

Anime Limited To Release Durarara!! and Nerima Daikon Brothers In UK

by Grant Whiteon September 19, 2013
Anime Limited have announced they will release both Durarara!! and Nerima Daikon Brothers in the UK, the former to be released on two hybrid DVD/Blu-ray sets and the latter in a single DVD release both due in early 2014.

Review: “Horizon on the Middle of Nowhere Season 1 (UK Edition)” – Nowhere Near What You’d Expect

by Grant Whiteon September 16, 2013
Usually I’d offer a brief explanation of the plot’s starting point but on this occasion I find myself more than a bit bewildered. As the adaptation of a later saga in a massive sci-fi epic, Horizon does itself few favours by beginning the show with a hurdle in the form of a four episode ‘introduction’ […]

PR: MCM Belfast Comic Con To Launch In June 2014

by Grant Whiteon September 15, 2013
MCM BELFAST COMIC CON – KINGS HALL, BELFAST – 7-8 JUNE MCM Belfast Comic Con To Launch In June 2014 June 2014 will see MCM bring its celebration of sci-fi, games, comics, anime and cosplay to Northern Ireland for the very first time, with the inaugural MCM Belfast Comic Con. The announcement comes hard on […]

PR: Crowds Flock to Scotland’s Biggest Ever Comic Con

by Grant Whiteon September 11, 2013
MCM SCOTLAND COMIC CON – GLASGOW SECC – 6 SEPTEMBER 2013 Crowds Flock to Scotland’s Biggest Ever Comic Con Last Saturday’s MCM Scotland Comic Con was the largest comic convention the country has ever seen, with almost 20,000 visitors coming through the doors of Glasgow’s SECC. “We knew the show was going to be popular, […]

Manga UK Announcements At MCM Scotland Comic Con

by Grant Whiteon September 9, 2013
Manga Entertainment UK were in attendance at this past weekend’s MCM Scotland Comic Con and made a selection of announcements. The release date for Sword Art Online Part 1 on DVD and Blu-ray is now set for 16th December. Both versions can currently be pre-ordered at Amazon UK. Fairy Tail will continue to be released […]

Pokémon X and Pokémon Y Announcements: Classic Starter Pokémon Available, Pokémon Bank and Special Edition Nintendo 3DS

by Grant Whiteon September 4, 2013
The Pokémon Company announced today that players of Pokémon X and Pokémon Y will be given a choice to receive classic starter Pokémon Bulbasaur, Squirtle or Charmander from Professor Sycamore. These classic partners from Pokémon Red and Pokémon Blue will be able to Mega Evolve from their normal evolved forms into Mega Venasaur, Mega Charizard […]

PR: MCM To Launch Ireland Comic Con, Expand Scotland Comic Con in 2014

by Grant Whiteon September 4, 2013
MCM IRELAND COMIC CON – RDS, DUBLIN – 12-13 APRIL MCM To Launch Ireland Comic Con, Expand Scotland Comic Con in 2014 Do you live in Ireland? Are you a fan of sci-fi, videogames, comics, cosplay or anime? Well, mark 12-13 April 2014 down in your diary, because that’s the date that the inaugural MCM […]

PR: Play Saints Row IV and Killer Is Dead at MCM Scotland Comic Con

by Grant Whiteon September 2, 2013
MCM SCOTLAND COMIC CON – GLASGOW SECC – 7 SEPTEMBER Play Saints Row IV and Killer Is Dead at MCM Scotland Comic Con Two of the hottest new videogames are gunning for glory in Glasgow this Saturday, with publisher Deep Silver giving MCM Scotland Comic Con visitors the chance to get hands-on with über cool […]