Listed below are highlights for Toon Disney in March 2005, follwed by descriptions for new episodes airing in March. Please note that schedule information is subject to change without notice. Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! Marathon Sunday, March 13 (8:00 pm – 12:00 am ET/PT) Eight back-to-back episodes of everyone’s favorite robot monkeys. This […]
ICv2 News is reporting that Viz’s Animerica magazine will stop publishing as a newsstand, direct market, and subscription publication as of its June issue. It will distribute a revamped Animerica at anime conventions, starting with Anime Expo in July.
Animation historian Michael Barrier calls it “terrifying.” Amid Amidi uses the word “desecration.” The mainstream press wonders what is wrong in Burbank. “Have our Looney Tunes taken a wrong turn at Albuquerque?” asks the Boston Herald) “Has Warner Bros. gone daffy?” speculates the New York Post. Even the staid Wall Street Journal (in its print […]
Cartoon Network today announced several major acquisitions for their venerable Toonami action-animation block. Fan-favorite Naruto will join the block in the third quarter of 2005, while One Piece will move to Toonami in May. Toonami original IGPX will expand into a full series from Production IG. The Batman will see a Toonami airing beginning April […]
ADV will release Chrono Crusade: The Devil to Pay, Gospel 4 and Cyberteam in Akihabara: Cyber History to DVD on March 8, the company announced yesterday. Chrono Crusade will include three complete episodes in both English 5.1 and Japanese 2.0 language versions with English subtitles. Extras include reversible cover, clean opening and closing animation, production […]
Tenjho Tenge (Vol. 1): Round One will be released to home video on May 3, according to Animated Bliss.
Bandai Entertainment Inc. has joined forces with several companies in Japan to produce an all-new original television animation series entitled Eureka Seven, set to debut on April 17 and air Sundays at 7:00am on Japan’s MBS/TBS national network. A total of eleven partners are involved in the project. The story of Eureka Seven centers on […]
Anime News Network reports ShoPro has announced the long awaited acquisition of anime series Naruto. Key licensing partners and television broadcast partners are to be determined shortly. The series features a group of young ninjas learning the importance of such vaules as friendship, teamwork and loyalty. This news comes on the heels of ShoPro’s recently […]
Way back when Nickelodeon was actually watchable, I used to love Rugrats. The adventures of Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil, Angelica, and Susie were all great fun. When Nick started its descent into what its current state, the Rugrats reruns were often the only thing I would watch. Heck, if Nick were to release a boxset […]
Seina Yamada is the unluckiest person in the universe. That may seem like a bold claim, but he biologically is! That makes him one of the most prized pirate hunters in the Galaxy Police–he’s natural bait! But even bait needs to take a break now and then, so he and the gang take a vacation […]