Author Archive
-
LATEST ARTICLES
 

Corus/YTV Special Events in March and April

by Ed Liuon March 3, 2007
Canadian animation fans will have a selection of animated programming in March and April via the Corus Kids Television network. From March 12-16, a special run-up to the Thumb Wrestling Federation season finale will let viewers vote on their favorite shows on YTV.com for a special hour of programming the following day. The overall winner […]

Central Park Media Releases "Cat Girl Kiki," 2nd Akibahara Film, in May

by Ed Liuon March 3, 2007
Central Park Media will be releasing Cat Girl Kiki on DVD on May 8, 2007. The film is the second of the Akibahara Trilogy, which uses the famed Tokyo shopping district as the backdrop for films that draw their plots through otaku culture. Cat Girl Kiki centers on a lonely anime fan whose kitten turns […]

Claymation Creator Will Vinton Makes 2nd Los Angeles Appearance

by Ed Liuon March 3, 2007
Dark Horse Comics has announced that Will Vinton will be appearing at Los Angeles’ Golden Apple Comics on March 14, 2007, to promote his new graphic novel Jack Hightower. Vinton is the creator of “claymation,” a trademarked term for his brand of stop-motion animation, and was the animator behind the California Raisin ad campaign, the […]

PR: Corus Kids Television April Highlights

by Ed Liuon March 3, 2007
(February 26, 2007 – Toronto , Canada ) The calendar is booked this April with fun-filled spring adventures as YTV and Treehouse bring audiences a plethora of Easter programming plus, Discovery Kids celebrates Earth Day with an eye-opening journey of our planet! YTV APRIL 2007 HIGHLIGHTS NEW SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS! Are you ready, kids? Aye-aye, captain! […]

PR: Japanese Animated Character Domo Launches Mobile Content

by Ed Liuon March 3, 2007
The widely popular animated character Domo is a hilarious looking, fuzzy brown cave-dweller who became a cultural icon with his first appearance as the Japanese television station NHK’s mascot in 1998. Domo was hatched from an egg, that one day mysterious fell into the home of a wise, elderly rabbit named Usajii. Domo loves watching […]

PR: Get Ready for the Spring Break Show-Down & TWF Season Finale

by Ed Liuon March 3, 2007
GET READY FOR THE SPRING BREAK SHOW-DOWN AND THUMB WRESTLING FEDERATION: TWF SEASON FINALE Monday, March 12 to Friday, March 16 on YTV (February 28, 2007 – Toronto , Canada ) This March Break YTV characters go head-to-head and thumb-to-thumb with the Spring Break Show-down and Thumb Wrestling Federation: TWF season finale. From Monday, March […]

PR: Denise V. Wohl and Jim Shooter Launch Seven

by Ed Liuon March 3, 2007
DENISE V. WOHL AND JIM SHOOTER LAUNCH SEVEN THE GREATEST TEAM OF SUPERHEROES OF ALL TIME AT THE 2007 NEW YORK COMIC CON New York (February 2007) – What is the result when two Bronze Age Marvelites join forces after 25 years? They create SEVEN, the next level of super heroes which premiered at the […]

PR: 2nd Akibahara Trilogy Movie "Cat Girl Kiki" Slated for May Release

by Ed Liuon March 3, 2007
LIVE ACTION FILM “CAT GIRL KIKI” SLATED FOR MAY RELEASE Second film in AKIHABARA TRILOGY to hit shelves on May 8, 2007 and be priced at $19.95 SRP NEW YORK, NY (February 28, 2007)  The May release of Cat Girl Kiki, the second live action film in the Akihabara Trilogy, was announced today by […]

PR: Will Vinton Returns for Second Los Angeles Appearance

by Ed Liuon March 3, 2007
Riding on the success of his recent graphic novel debut, Will Vinton returns for a second Los Angeles appearance! Author to appear at Golden Apple Books on 3/14 After many successful years in the world of animation, Will Vinton dives into the two-dimensional comic world with Jack Hightower, a thrilling new action-adventure-comedy about a very […]

PR: Major New Anime Releases Announced by VIZ Media at 2007 New York Comic-Con

by Ed Liuon March 2, 2007
MAJOR NEW ANIME RELEASES ANNOUNCED BY VIZ MEDIA AT 2007 NEW YORK COMIC-CON Highly Anticipated Debut of DEATH NOTE Via Download To Own And New DVD Releases For NARUTO and MÄR Drew Fan Accolades San Francisco, CA March 2, 2006 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive […]