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"Genshiken": The Cry Of Many Should Be "Doujinshi Or Bust!"

by Chad Boninon July 31, 2005
Clubs are a big part of college life. Well, I guess that’s true in Japan. I haven’t done much clubbing in college, because the gaming group scares the living crap out of me. But Sasahara’s new to college and wants to join a club. The anime club and manga club seem too specialized for his […]

How To Ruin TV Animation In Seven Easy Lessons

by Jeff Harrison July 30, 2005
I’ve been watching cartoons for over twenty years now. The period that began fifteen years ago is universally referred to as a “renaissance” in the American animation industry. In the United States alone, there are six all-animation outlets (Cartoon Network, Toon Disney, Nicktoons, Boomerang, Anime Network, and Locomotion [a channel I can guarantee you’ve never […]

"Avenger: Complete Collection" Coming in October

by Maxie Zeuson July 29, 2005
Avenger: Complete Collection will be released on a three-disc DVD collection with a retail price of $29.98, Animated Bliss reports. The set will hit shelves on October 25.

"DearS": "1st Contact," But It's Not "Star Trek"

by Chad Boninon July 29, 2005
One year ago, our planet was invaded by aliens. Never heard about it? It happened in Japan’s Tokyo Bay. They weren’t threatening to take over the world, though, so there was no need to get Will Smith and a Macintosh to take them down. They’re just creepily hot babes. Creepy? No, they don’t have slimy […]

"Star Ocean EX": Dude, She's Friggin 10!

by Dukeon July 29, 2005
RPGs are an interesting bunch, that they are. Often-times, your rag-tag party of four must go up against an entire army and win. But there’s been a lot of RPGs lately, and I think we need something more than the usual “We few must stop the evil empire from ruling the world!” So what else […]

"Home Movies" DVD Announced for November

by Maxie Zeuson July 28, 2005
Shout! Factory will release Home Movies: Season 3 to DVD on November 11, Animated Bliss reports. It will retail for $34.95.

"His And Her Circumstances": When Shows End Too Soon

by Chad Boninon July 28, 2005
From the people who brought you the existential giant robot show Neon Genesis Evangelion (coming to an Adult Swim near you!) comes a story about love, honor, sacrifice, revenge, and a whole lot of destruction. Qualify the level of destruction to “confined within a Japanese high school,” and that’s a pretty accurate description of His […]

"Flintstones," "Yogi," "Huckleberry" Get DVD Dates

by Maxie Zeuson July 27, 2005
Warner Home Video will release The Huckleberry Hound Show: Volume 1, The Flintstones: The Complete 4th Season, and The Yogi Bear Show: The Complete Series to DVD on November 15, TV Shows on DVD reports. Each will retail for $44.98.

ADV Announces Six Titles for September

by Maxie Zeuson July 27, 2005
ADV Films will release Elfen Lied 3, Samurai Gun 2, Madlax 4, Get Backers 9, Saiyuki Double Barrel Collection 5 and Slayers Movie Box to DVD on September 20, the company said today.   Elfen Lied: Vector 3 will include episodes 8 through 10 in both English 5.1 and Japanese 5.1 with English subtitles.  Video […]

G4 Solicits Short Film Submissions

by Maxie Zeuson July 27, 2005
G4-Videogame TV is inviting submissions for animated shorts running ten minutes and under, AWN reports. The submissions will be for an all-new series debuting this August, and top picks will be licensed for broadcast. Submissions should be submitted in DVD or VHS format to the attention of: “Animation Series” at G4 – videogame tv, 12312 […]