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PR: IDW Relaunches G.I. JOE Comic Books

by Grant Whiteon November 16, 2012
Publisher Announces New Creative Team and New Era! San Diego, CA (November 16, 2012) – IDW is pleased to announce not only a new creative team on their flagship G.I. JOE comic, but also an exciting new era for the beloved heroes based on the iconic Hasbro brand! “As a longtime G.I. JOE fan it’s very exciting […]
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PR: Nintendo’s Wii U Console Introduces How U Will Play Next

by Grant Whiteon November 16, 2012
Nintendo’s Wii U Console Introduces How U Will Play Next Wii U GamePad to Change the Way People Play, Browse, Share and Communicate REDMOND, Wash.–(http://ddp.nintendo.com)– Nintendo’s http://ddp.nintendo.com console – the first new home video game system in six years – arrives on Nov. 18, aiming to change the landscape of games and entertainment with its new Wii […]

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PR: IDW and Yoe Books Bring the Legendary Animation House, SPUMCO to the Printed Page

by Grant Whiteon November 16, 2012
SPUMCO Returns to America’s Homes, Where it Belongs! IDW and Yoe Books Bring the Legendary Animation House to the Printed Page! San Diego, CA (November 14, 2012) – IDW and Yoe Books are pleased to announce the publication of JOHN K PRESENTS SPUMCO COMIC BOOK, a raucous collection of early comics by the illustrious John Kricfalusi and the […]
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Review: "Ninja Scroll" (UK Theatrical Screening): Art of the Ninja

by Grant Whiteon November 12, 2012
Ninja Scroll is a feature held as a classic amongst the echelons of Japanese animation fans. Unfortunately, here in the UK it is also linked to an urban legend of it all being ‘violent animated pornography’. I remember buying into these inaccurate slurs in my childhood and vowing I’d stay well away from the stuff […]

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New TMNT Toyline Receives Advance UK Release 24th November 2012

by Grant Whiteon November 11, 2012
The toyline to accompany Nickelodeon’s new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series is due for UK release 1st December 2012. However, the line (created by Playmates and licensed by Flair for UK distribution) will receive two advance releases on 24th November.  The Eastbourne branch of toy chain Kids Stuff will host a special launch event that […]
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A Look At Sam Gilbey's Exclusive Ninja Scroll Poster For Manga Entertainment's Hackney Screening

by Grant Whiteon November 11, 2012
Manga Entertainment have released a preview of the exclusive limited edition poster that will be issued to the audience of their special premiere screening, produced by artist Sam Gilbey whose work includes Scott Pilgrim and Call of Duty. Gilbey comments ‘I often include portraits of real people in my work and capture likenesses, but because […]

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Review: "Rosario & Vampire" Seasons 1 and 2 (UK Editions): No Sparkle, But Plenty of (Panty) Flash

by Grant Whiteon November 7, 2012
It’s that time again. Time for a Japanese studio to license a series with light harem aspects and make it the focus. After failing his high school entry exams, Tsukune Aono is seemingly saved when his father happens into possession of an entry pack for the mysterious Yokai Academy, a private boarding school. Tsukune quickly […]
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PR: Nintendo Details Three Final Nintendo Land Attractions

by Grant Whiteon October 29, 2012
Nintendo News: Nintendo Details Three Final Nintendo Land Attractions REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Nintendo today revealed additional information about Nintendo Land, a game for the new Wii U console that will give players of all ages a fun, immersive way to discover the one-of-a-kind entertainment experiences offered by the system in both single- and multiplayer game play. Using the Wii U […]

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PR: Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask Brings an Eerie New Mystery to Nintendo 3DS

by Grant Whiteon October 29, 2012
Latest Entry in Fan-Favorite Game Series Invites Players to Unravel a New Mystery by Solving Tons of Fun Puzzles; Hundreds More Downloadable Puzzles on the Way REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– As Halloween revelers get ready to don their masks and celebrate all things eerie, Nintendo is introducing a spellbinding new tale that delivers mind-bending tricks and […]
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Review: "Dragon Ball Z" Series Three (UK Edition): The Purple-Headed Monster

by Grant Whiteon October 29, 2012
As I said last time, the first half of the Namek arc was essentially build up for the events of this third volume. With even his most elite forces dispatched by Goku and his friends, Frieza has no choice but to take matters into his own hands. As Goku recuperates from Ginyu’s failed attempt to […]