What happens when you take the plot of Neon Genesis Evangelion, add some really messed-up giant robots, get a character designer coming off his peak, a popular new JPop artist, and enough angst to fill up the entire United States? Well, you get Fafner: Dead Aggressor, that’s what. Life was good on Tatsumiya Island. Kids […]
Joy! The third volume of Fullmetal Alchemist is here. The first two volumes haven’t disappointed in the least, so when I popped this volume into the DVD player, I expected to be just as entertained. And it delivers in spades. Now that our hero Edward Elric has become a State Alchemist, Roy Mustang sends him […]
ADV Films will release a five-disc thin-pack collection of Azumanga Daioh: Class Album to DVD on September 20, the company says. It will retail for $69.98.
Jetix Consumer Products has licensed the first 52 episodes of Sonic X to Warner Home Video, World Screen reports. Warner will release the series to DVD in the United Kingdom beginning in September.
ADV Films will release Full Metal Panic? FUMOFFU: Full Metal Fervor!; Peacemaker: Decision; Area 88: A Lonely Crossing of Paths; and Rune Soldier: Complete Collection to DVD on September 13, the company said today. Full Metal Panic? FUMOFFU: Full Metal Fervor! will feature episodes 7 through 9 in both English 5.1 and Japanese 2.0 with […]
Citing unidentified sources, www.development-hell.com reports that an animated direct-to-video Spider-Man feature is in development, in time for release with Spider-Man 3, slated for release in Summer 2007. The DTV will feature Spider-Man battling one of the upcoming movie’s villains, The Chameleon. It is not known if the feature will be created in the style of […]
Capital Entertainment has posted a trailer for their upcoming DVD release of Count Duckula. You can access it here.
DVD Toons has screenshots and cover art of Inspector Gadget’s Biggest Caper Ever.
These days we take it for granted that major anime features will get a nationwide theatrical run in the U.S. This was not the case in 1989, when renowned manga artist/writer Otomo Katsuhiro’s cyberpunk classic Akira took the art house circuit by storm. Nearly twenty years later, he has finally returned to the director’s chair […]
Every animation fan knows the story of Family Guy by now: it was cancelled, released on DVD, and brought back due to extremely fine sales. It’s hard to deny that the series is hilariously charming, and much of that charm comes from the songs sprinkled throughout its various episodes. In fact, these songs were popular […]