Digital Media

"Joe Cartoon" DVD Coming in August

by Maxie Zeuson May 24, 2006
BCI will release Joe Cartoon Beyond the Blender, a collection of online animated shorts, to DVD on August 8, the company said yesterday. The disc will retail for $19.98. [Source: BCI] [Complete Press Release and Artwork]

Navarre Corporation’s BCI Returns with More DVD Interactive Hijinks

by Maxie Zeuson May 24, 2006
Los Angeles, CA – The term “you ain’t seen nothin’ yet” has never seemed more apropos than with the anticipated arrival of the outrageous antics appearing in “Joe Cartoon Beyond the Blender,” available from BCI, a wholly owned subsidiary of Navarre Corporation, on August 8th at a suggested retail price of $19.98. Made famous by […]

"Area 88," Other Titles Get July 25 DVD Dates

by Maxie Zeuson May 24, 2006
ADV Films will release new volumes of Area 88, Mythical Detective Loki Ragnarok, Princess Tutu and Gravion Zwei to DVD on July 25, the company said yesterday. The two-disc Area 88 Original OVA collection will present both complete features in both English and Japanese with English subtitles. Video extras include the short segment “Introduction of […]

ADV Announces July 25 Releases

by Maxie Zeuson May 24, 2006
ADV Films, the number one producer-distributor of anime in North America, is pleased to announce four hot new titles set to hit the streets on July 25 – the original OVAs for Area 88, volume six of Mythical Detective Loki Ragnarok, volume six of Princess Tutu, and a brand new thin-pack collection for Gravion Zwei. […]

"The Animation Show" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson May 23, 2006
DVDToons reports that Paramount will release The Animation Show onto DVD. The box set will contain 20 celebrated animated short films chosen by Mike Judge (creator of Beavis & Butt-Head and King of the Hill), and Oscar nominee Don Hertzfeldt. Among the toons in the collection are Academy Award nominees “The Cathedral,” “The Rocks,” and […]

Weinstein Plans "Unstable Fables" DVD Series

by Maxie Zeuson May 23, 2006
The Weinstein Co. will distribute Unstable Fables, a new series of direct-to-video CG feature films, AWN reports. The new films, whose screenplays will be overseen by Shrek-writer Roger S. H. Schulman, will be irreverent versions of well-known fairy tales. Production is set to start in September. The Jim Henson Co., Flame Ventures, and Prana Studios […]

"Gundam Wing" The Endless Waltz Finishes Strong

by Dukeon May 23, 2006
After seemingly finding success with their Alternate Universe attempts in Gundam Wing, Bandai and Sunrise decided to milk the franchise even further by creating a sequel OAV, bringing back all the principal cast for one last brawl. When that was successful, Bandai decided to get even more dough out of its cash cow by making […]

"Broken Saints" Comes to DVD in August

by Maxie Zeuson May 22, 2006
Fox will release Broken Saints to DVD on August 1, DVD Toons reports. The four-disc set will retail for $49.98.

"Avatar" DVD Due in September

by Maxie Zeuson May 22, 2006
Paramount Home Entertainment will release Avatar: The Last Airbender, Season One, Volume Five to DVD in September, TVShowsOnDVD reports.

"Gundam Wing" Sweet, Beautiful Altron

by Dukeon May 22, 2006
Ah, Gundam Wing. After nostalgia (and premieres five days a week) rendered your beginning good, one wonders if this is yet another old time series that was good and now sucks royally in this day and age. Does the inclusion of newer, cooler Gundams make the series worth watching? Or is it more of the […]