Digital Media

Geneon Announces New Titles For Summer

by SB20xxon March 20, 2006
Two new series kick off Geneon’s summer: Elemental Gelade comes out on June 13, 2006 with both regular and artbox editions, while Strawberry Marshmallow (aka Ichigo Mashimaro) is set to debut a week later. Other Geneon releases include the last volumes of Tenjho Tenge and Kannazuki No Miko, along with further volumes of Kamichu, Doki […]

Teddy Ruxpin’s "Journey Begins": A Fantastic Flashback

by on March 20, 2006
The 1980’s were the decade of decadence. Hair was big, music was big, and almost every animated series had a matching toy line. Landing somewhere between the gender divide of G.I. Joe and My Little Pony, The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin emerged as an all-ages cartoon for both boys and girls. Although some can contribute […]

"Arcade Gamer Fubuki": Arcade Games and Panties? BRILLIANT!

by on March 19, 2006
OK, let me get this straight. There’s this anime called Arcade Gamer Fubuki, which is all about arcade games—a dying race in America—and their champion, a young girl who thrives on up-skirt shots and who has to face off against boxers and giant raptors, all from the mind of Mine Yoshizaki, the creator of Sgt. […]

WHV Announces "X-Men Evolution"’s Third Season on DVD

by on March 17, 2006
Update (3/17): Updated cover art and back cover art added; special features added. Update (2/25): Cover art added. WHV has announced the third season of X-Men Evolution on DVD for a May 23rd release. The DVD will feature a small array of special features spread across two discs, featuring all thirteen episodes from the popular […]

Warner Launches "JL," "Batman Beyond," "Flintstones" and "Scooby/Dynomutt" DVD Sites

by Dan Collinson March 17, 2006
Warner Home Video has launched sites for the following DVDs: The Scooby-Doo/Dynomutt Hour: The Complete Series Batman Beyond: Season 1 Justice League: Season 1 The Flintstones: Season 5 The Flintstones: Season 5 & The Scooby-Doo/Dynomutt Hour: The Complete Series are in stores now. Batman Beyond: Season 1 and Justice League: Season 1 will be in […]

"Gundam SEED Destiny" Best Gundam Beginning Ever

by on March 16, 2006
After Mobile Suit Gundam SEED stumbled off the starting line only to finish strong, fans expected another Alternate Universe series to take its place, as previously happened with G Gundam and Gundam Wing. Well, needless to say, the fans were shocked when the next Gundam series was something called SEED Destiny. Would it be any […]

Animated "ALF" Coming to DVD (Updated 3/15)

by Dan Collinson March 15, 2006 has reported that Lions Gate will bring the animated versions of ALF to DVD. The cartoon version premiered on NBC back in 1987 after the success of the comedy in 1986. The show chronicles ALF’s life on his home planet of Melmac. In 1988, another animated spin-off entitled ALFTales premiered, placing the alien in […]

AOL Launches In2TV

by Dan Collinson March 15, 2006
Holy flashbacks! AOL has teamed up with Warner Brothers to create In2TV. The site shows classic full-length episodes of your favorite Warner Bros. shows on the web for free. Among the 14 channels is Toontopia TV which airs the following cartoons: Beetlejuice: Tim Burton’s prankster poltergeist causes trouble in and out of the Neitherworld, along […]

"IGPX": NASCAR: Giant Robot Style

by on March 15, 2006
For years Toonami has led the anime revolution and has brought titles such as Dragon Ball Z, Naruto and Sailor Moon into the American conciousness. It’s time Toonami had its own original anime series, but was it worth the wait? In the year 2049, the greatest sport in the world is the Immortal Grand Prix. […]

"Case Closed": Hooked Early On

by on March 14, 2006
Two of the biggest complaints about the Case Closed DVD releases have been the skipped episodes (FUNimation released the first four episodes, then skipped to Episode 53 to bring up sales by picking up where the Adult Swim airings left off), and the limited episode count (except for the occasional 4-episode volumes, they’ve all been […]