Digital Media

"Cubby Bear, " "Aesop’s Fable" Come to DVD

by Zeddon January 10, 2006
The Complete Adventures of Cubby Bear and Aesop’s Fable — both a part of the Golden Age of Cartoons — are set to be released on June 13, 2006, according to DVDtoons. Pricing info has not yet been announced for Cubby Bear; Aesop’s Fable will retail for $14.95 SRP.

"Zatch Bell": Screwy Editing With Disappointing Extras

by Dukeon January 9, 2006
Oh, cute little Zatch Bell, what a surprise you have been. Many people thought you were going to be a dumb filler series, but you’ve turned out to be one of the strongest shows on Toonami, and you’ve certainly been one of the hottest properties Viz has launched on our shores. It’s too bad Naruto […]

"Incredibles" DVD Honored by DEG

by Zeddon January 8, 2006
DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group has honored The Incredibles: Collector’s Edition from Buena Vista Home Entertainment as the Theatrical DVD Title of the Year, AWN reports. Other honorees were announced as well, including the animated Family Guy Presents: Stewie Griffin, The Untold Story DVD from 20th Century Fox.

"Garbage Pail Kids" Artwork Released

by Zeddon January 8, 2006
DVDToons has artwork for the upcoming release of Garbage Pail Kids: Complete Series, streeting April 4 and retailing for $27.95 SRP.

"Mario Brothers" Box Art Revealed

by Zeddon January 8, 2006
TVShowsOnDVD has box art and additional information regarding the 4-disc DVD release of The Super Mario Brothers Super Show!, streeting on March 28 and retailing for $29.98 SRP.

"Baki the Grappler" Vol. 4: More Animated Pain

by Dukeon January 6, 2006
When I first heard about Baki the Grappler, I wasn’t too interested. My first look at the series, volume 2, didn’t change my perception all that much, either. But volume 3 gave me hope that the series was going to get much, much better and exceed my expectations, and volume 4 continues that trend. Last […]

FUNimation Announces New Titles For April and May

by Dr. Daedaluson January 6, 2006
While FUNimation does not have any new series to launch during April and May, it has several further volumes for many of their longer-running series. The company plans to release new installments of Baki the Grappler, Case Closed, Dragon Ball Z, Fullmetal Alchemist, Kodocha, and others. has details.

Geneon Announces New Titles For May and June

by Dr. Daedaluson January 6, 2006
The Law of Ueki, a comedy shounen series dealing with a supernatural competition between junior high students to attain god status, is slated to debut with its first volume on May 17, 2006. The DVD will run for 100 minutes (4 episodes) and will retail for $19.98 MSRP. Other currently running Geneon series set for […]

ADV Films Announces New Titles For March

by Dr. Daedaluson January 5, 2006
Roughly 1.5 years after being licensed, UFO Ultramaiden Valkyrie is being released by ADV Films. Originally (and unofficially) entitled UFO Princess Valkyrie, the first volume of the series will be released on March 7, 2006, with a runtime of 100 minutes (4 episodes) and a suggested retail price of $29.99. In addition, further volumes of […]

"All Dogs Go To Heaven" Comes to DVD

by Zeddon January 5, 2006
The All Dogs Go To Heaven television series is coming to DVD in a best-of format. On March 14, two 88-minute DVDs will be released — All Dogs Go To Heaven – Friends To The Rescue and All Dogs Go To Heaven – Dogs Undercover — retailing for $9.95 each. TVShowsOnDVD has additional info and […]