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 […]
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. Animeondvd.com has details.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
At one school in Japan, clubs reign king. Volleyball, swimming… they’re the notable ones. One of the lesser known cliques is the Ping Pong Club. Filled with foul miscreants (including one foul-smelling American), this team must fight for the right to keep their room, get the girls, buy porn, and the other things clubs tend […]
Lions Gate has officially announced www.ultimateavengers.com, the official site for Marvel’s direct-to-DVD Ultimate Avengers: The Movie. The site features the trailer (previously seen on the live-action Fantastic Four movie DVD), as well as wallpapers, AIM icons, and other features set to be announced soon. In related news, Hero Realm recently interviewed The Ultimates artist Bryan […]
You know, it’s amazing how long Pokémon has lasted. Other “fads” like POGs and Furbys have all come and gone. Sure, those franchises have had various relaunches, but they don’t have any kind of consistency. Pokémon, on the other hand, is still one of the most popular shows on Saturday mornings. The games still sell […]
Vanguard Animation’s Valiant is coming to Disney DVD for 29.99 SRP, according to AWN.
TVShowsOnDVD has box art for Danger Mouse – The Complete Seasons 5 & 6, coming to DVD on March 28, 2006 for $29.95 SRP. Extras will include character descriptions as well as the fan-selected Count Duckula episode “One Stormy Night,” which features the Count in his Danger Mouse pajamas.