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ADV Films will produce a two-hour anime block for UK network Propeller TV, C21Media reports. Series to be aired include Neon Genesis Evangelion and Elfen Lied. The block will begin airing Sunday 3rd June at a weekly 20:00-22:00 hours slot.
Fighting game Gundam Musou will be released in the US as Dynasty Warriors: Gundam, IGN reports. The game, a Gundam themed extension of the popular Dynasty Warriors series, features an original story and will be released on the PS3 and Xbox 360. [Source:IGN via Gunota Headlines]
Taffy Entertainment have signed a distribution deal with Hola Entertainment, C21Media reports. Shows under this deal include Fantastic Four and Code Lyoko.
Canada’s Amberwood Entertainment are teaming up with Toronto based interactive producer Xenophile Media to produce interactive websites for new series RollBots, C21Media reports. The series, an action comedy about spherical robots, will air on YTV.
Cartoon Network UK has acquired Breakthrough Animation’s Miss BG for their pre-school block Cartoonito, C21Media reports. The show will debut on the network May 24th with 26 half hour episodes.
Canadian distributor Bejuba will show early episodes of Jibber Jabber at next week’s MipTV trade show, C21Media reports. The new CGI show, about imaginative 7-year old twins, will air on YTV.
Nelvana has awarded Spin Master the master toy license for their action series Di-Gata Defenders, C21Media reports. The show has been licensed to a number of new countries, including Jetix in the UK, Raisat in Italy and Cartoon Network Australia.
AG Properties and DIC Entertainment will combine forces to launch educational programming on the CBS Saturday morning block, C21Media reports. Included will be a brand new Care Bears and new series Sushi Pack.
Icon Animation have sold Lola & Virginia to a variety of new territories, C21Media reports. Brazil’s SBT has extended their license for the show into a licensing and merchandise deal with partner Creative Licensing.
24 hour French language channel TV Monde USA will soon boast a new children’s afternoon block, C21Media reports. Initial shows will include The Farm Potlach and Tronto the Donkey.
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