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"Blackstar" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson June 22, 2006
BCI Eclipse and Entertainment Rights are releasing the classic ’80s toon Blackstar as a two-disc set on August 22. Blackstar is the story of astronaut John Blackstar, whose ship was caught in a black hole and crashed into the planet Sagar. He was rescued by the tiny Trobbits who ask him to save the planet […]

Press Release: "Space Sentinels" & "Freedom Force": The Complete Series

by Dan Collinson June 22, 2006
NAVARRE CORPORATION’S BCI REACHES INTO THE FILMATION SCI-FI ANIMATION VAULT AND ANNOUNCES THE RELEASE OF <O</O “SPACE SENTINELS & THE FREEDOM FORCE — The Complete Series” <O</O Two Complete Classic ’70s Animation Series Available on August 22nd in a Two-Disc Set for $19.98 Los Angeles, CA – Continuing its ongoing commitment to releasing classic Filmation […]

Press Release: "Blackstar" The Complete Series

by Dan Collinson June 22, 2006
NAVARRE CORPORATION’S BCI ANNOUNCES <O</O ITS NEXT DVD RELEASE FROM THE <O</O 1980s FILMATION CATALOG<O</O “BLACKSTAR”<O</O All 13 Episodes From Original Animated Sci-Fi Series Available in Two-Disc Set on August 22nd for $19.98 Los Angeles, CA – BCI, a wholly owned subsidiary of Navarre Corporation, continues releasing 1980s animation titles from the Filmation Library of […]

BCI Launches "Ink & Paint" Brand of DVDs

by Dan Collinson June 21, 2006
BCI has introduced a line of animated DVDs entitled Ink & Paint. The brand deals with classic cartoons from the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s. Included in the brand are He-Man & the Masters of the Universe, She-Ra: Princess of Power, Flash Gordon, and many others from both the Hearst and Filmation libraries. Fans can check […]

Press Release: Navarre Corporation’s BCI Announces Ink & Paint Brand

by Dan Collinson June 21, 2006
NAVARRE CORPORATION’S BCI ANNOUNCES<O</O INK & PAINT BRAND<O</O <O</O Label To Be Devoted To Classic Animated Programming<O</O <O</O Exclusive Web Site To Offer Fans Blogs and Newsletters<O</O Los Angeles, CA – As it continues to release a full array of classic animated television programs and movies, BCI, a wholly owned subsidiary of Navarre Corporation, has […]

Spider-Man Unmasked

by Dan Collinson June 17, 2006
In the current issue of the Marvel Comic Civil War, Spider-Man takes off his mask and reveals the identity of Peter Parker to the entire world. Civil War is a seven issue mini-series where Marvel heroes are against each other because of The Super-Hero Registration Act, requiring all superheroes to reveal themselves and register as […]

"G.I. Joe: Sigma 6" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson June 17, 2006 reports that the first five episodes of G.I. Joe: Sigma 6 will be re-cut, revised, and re-voiced as a 90-minute movie. The DVD will be in stores on October 3rd.

In2TV Features Superman Channel

by Dan Collinson June 16, 2006
According to the Superman Homepage, AOL’s In2TV has placed a Superman channel. The new channel features the documentary Look, Up in the Sky: The Amazing Story of Superman, along with selected episodes of The Adventures of Superboy (live-action series with Gerard Christopher as Superboy); Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman; The Adventures of […]

"Brak" Volume 2 and "Sealab" Season 4 Coming to DVD (Updated 6/4)

by Dan Collinson June 4, 2006 reports that Volume 2 of Sealab 2021 and Season 4 of will hit DVD shelves on August 15. Updated 6/4: According to, The Brak Show will now be released on August 8.

Brainiac Attacks Superman on Cartoon Network

by Dan Collinson June 3, 2006
The Superman Homepage reports that the film Superman: Brainiac Attacks will be aired on Cartoon Network. The movie stars the voices of Tim Daly as Superman, Powers Boothe as Lex Luthor, and Lance Henriksen as Brainiac. It will air on Saturday, June 17, at 7:30pm–three days before the movie appears on DVD.