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Geneon US To Cease Trading By End Of Week

Geneon Entertainment (USA) Inc have announced they are to cease trading as of 5pm this Friday. The annoucement, revealed in a letter to retailers, comes soon after the announcement of a failed distribution deal between the company and ADV. The letter states that only orders for inventory items or new releases up to a release […]

"Shaun The Sheep": Pure Baa-rilliance!

Wallace and Gromit are undoubtedly stars of modern animation. With four films, graphic novels and a range of related apparel, it’s surprising that a spin off hasn’t appeared sooner. One finally landed in early 2007, giving a starring role to the woolly wonder Shaun of “A Close Shave” fame. Shaun The Sheep is a series […]

Gunota Headlines Previews "Gundam 00"

Gunota Headlines have posted a brief spoiler synopsis of the first episode of Mobile Suit Gundam 00, based on one of the recent advance screenings. The show is set to begin airing in Japan on 6th October.

Bandai Visual Announces Release Date For "MS IGLOO"

Bandai Visual US have announced the intended DVD release date for Mobile Suit Gundam MS IGLOO- The Hidden One Year War. Computer animated, the mini-series focuses on a Zeon team testing prototype mobile weapons in the timeframe of the original series. Set for release on 27th November 2007 and priced $49.99, the DVD will contain […]

Emmanuele Petry Joins Millimages

Former senior Europe VP for Nelvana Studios Emmanuele Petry has joined France’s Millimages as director of development and international coproductions. Petry, a veteran of 15 years experience, will oversee the development of new coproduction partnerships. Her first project will be a children’s book adaptation, aimed at five to eight year olds. [Source: C21Media]

Cake Distribution Serves Up 'King Arthur's Disasters' Globally

Cake Distribution has negotiated deals to air King Arthur’s Disasters in Canada and Australia. The comedy series, focussing Arthur and Merlin’s quests to please Princess Guinevere, will air on BBC Kids in Canada and Nickelodeon in Australia. The show currently airs in a number of countries including the UK, Italy and Latin America. [Source: C21Media]

Sunrise Shapes Up For New "SD Gundam" Boxset

Sunrise have announced the releases of a 4-disc DVD set, collecting most if not all of the various SD Gundam animations. The set, currently set for 23rd November, will also come with extras such as interviews with SD Gundam creative staff and a special video looking at the past, present and future direction of the […]

Japan's "Comic BomBom" To End

Long running manga publication Comic BomBom will end this year. Publisher Kodansha cite declining sales of the title, aimed at young boys, as the reason for cancelling the title. The title is most known for publishing a number of tie in titles, including Gundam series and a manga adaptation of novel series Deltora Quest. The […]

Italian Rai Fiction Annouces Autumn Lineup

Italy’s Rai Fiction have announced a range of new animated series they will be airing starting in the Autumn season. The new range will begin in September with BRB and Moonscoop co-production The Invisible Man, focusing on scholar Alan Crystal’s research into a clean energy source. October will see the launch of School For Vampires, […]

Al Ovadia and Cartoon Consultants Ready "Bali" For US Pitch

Al Ovadia and Associates and Cartoon Consultants Group have joined up with France’s Planet Nemo in hopes of selling new pre-school title Bali to America. The deal includes rights to most forms of media, including television and online. [Source:C21Media]

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