FUNimation has announced that Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles has won the Best Animated Sci-Fi Feature award from the 2006 International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival. The award will be presented at the film’s screening on October 28 in Phoenix, AZ. Read the full press release here.
Cartoon Network has announced the completion of Re-Animated, their first live-action/animation hybrid movie announced during the network’s upfront presentation in March. No broadcast date was announced. Read the full press-release here.
ADV Films has announced the acquisition of the home video and North American broadcast rights to the Best Student Council anime series by J.C. Staff. The show centers on new transfer student Rando Rino (and her hand puppet) and her experiences attending an all-girls’ school run by a student council bent on locking the outside […]
A press release has announced that Kaneva and Central Park Media have teamed up to run the Otaku Invitational, a contest where 20 teams of anime fans will submit trailers for CPM titles for a chance to win the entire CPM catalog. The contest will run from October 2nd to October 23rd, with the trailers […]
AD COUNCIL JOINS THREE LEADING ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS IN UNPRECEDENTED PARTNERSHIP TO PROMOTE OCEAN AWARENESS Massive PSA campaign to feature Disney’s The Little Mermaid Characters WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 4, 2006 – The Advertising Council announces today in partnership with the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation (NMSF), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Environmental Defense and […]
Study Shows Little Mermaid Most Popular Redhead “Unique,” “Feisty” Also Highly Perceived Traits – Nerds Need Not Apply BURBANK, Calif., October 3, 2006 – Disney’s Ariel, The Little Mermaid, proved to be the most well-known red head, in a recent study conducted by Omnibus Operations: Ipsos North America. The animated character (who has her own […]
SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT USHERS IN A NEW ERA OF TRANSFORMERS-MANIA WITH TRANSFORMERS: THE MOVIE 20TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL EDITION DVD TRANSFORMERS Special Edition DVD To Feature Three Versions Of Film; Commentary Tracks and Exclusive Featurettes; Sneak Peek At Next Summer’s Major Motion Picture Event; And Much More Fan Favorite Artist Don Figueroa Crafts Special Collectible […]
AG Properties Makes MIPCOM Debut With Exciting Slate of Entertainment Properties Favorites Care Bears, Holly Hobbie & Friends and Twisted Whiskers, Along With Engaging New Children’s Properties Maryoku Yummy and Sushi Pack Are Bound to Make an International Splash New York, NY, September 25, 2006 – AG Properties (AGP), American Greetings’ recently launched intellectual property […]
“ENTER THE CODE” 4KIDS TV* LAUNCHES NEW ANIMATED SERIES CHAOTIC* New Series To Complement Highly-Anticipated CHAOTIC Multi-Platform Trading Card Game Launching In Early 2007 Special Preview Saturday, September 30, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. (ET) on 4Kids TV (Fox affiliates nationwide) Series Premiere Saturday, October 7, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. (ET) on 4Kids TV (Fox affiliates […]
*** Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles’ Wins Best Animated Sci-Fi Feature at the 2006 International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival *** Fort Worth, TX, September 26, 2006 — FUNimation(r) Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Navarre Corporation and the market share leader for home video sales of Japanese animation in the United States, and Harmony Gold are […]