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Ghibli French Release Schedule Announced

by Ed Liuon June 28, 2005
Nausicaa.net has posted theatrical and DVD release dates for a series of Studio Ghibli movies for France.

"Gundam vs. Zeta Gundam" Available Today for Playstation 2

by Chad Boninon June 28, 2005
Bandai Games today released Mobile Suit Gundam: Gundam vs. Zeta Gundam for the Sony Playstation 2. The game retails for $39.99 (MSRP). From the official website: “Seven years after the end of the devastating One Year War…. The victorious Earth Federation has become corrupt and oppressive, and the elite Titans police force has taken on […]

Toon Zone Talks to Greg Weisman, Part Three: "Roughnecks"

by James Harveyon June 28, 2005
Toon Zone would like to welcome readers to the third installment of our four-part Greg Weisman interview. The previous two focused on Gargoyles and The Batman. The fourth and final installment will be posted in August. As if working alongside the Roughnecks soldiers themselves, Weisman says he became very close with the crew behind the […]

"Roughnecks: Starship Troopers": Join the Campaign!

by James Harveyon June 28, 2005
In a rather surprising DVD release, the entire forty-episode Roughnecks: Starship Troopers Chronicles series has now been collected into a handy four-disc DVD box set. Based upon the novel by Robert A. Heinlein, the CGI animated series follows Earth’s war against the “Bugs,” a ruthless alien menace. The series follows the book faithfully, but adds […]

"Constantine" DVD Available July 19

by Bird Boyon June 27, 2005
On July 19, Constantine will be available on DVD from Warner Home Video (WHV). This comic book adaptation from Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures is from DC Comics’ Hellblazer and stars Keanu Reeves (The Matrix trilogy) and Rachel Weisz (The Mummy films) and features Djimon Hounson, Shia La Beouf and Gavin Rossdale. Single […]

"Five Star Stories": One Short Epic

by Chris Woodon June 27, 2005
Accompany me if you will on a journey back in time to 1977, when the entirety of the Star Wars saga was contained in a single two-hour film. It featured many tantalizing references to unseen places, people, and events, causing viewers to speculate feverishly about just who this Anakin guy was and what the Clone […]

"Yugo the Negotiator" Gets July 26 DVD Date

by Maxie Zeuson June 24, 2005
ADV Films will release Yugo the Negotiator – Pakistan 1: Departure to DVD on July 26, the company said today. The DVD-only release will feature episodes 1 through 3 in both English 5.1 and Japanese 2.0 with English subtitles. Extras include a video segment “What is Yugo the Negotiator?”; interviews with original story author Shinji […]

"DNAngel," "Peacemaker" DVDs Due in July

by Maxie Zeuson June 24, 2005
ADV will release DNAngel: Ice & Darkness and Peacemaker: Prelude to Battle to DVD on July 19, the company said yesterday. Each release will retail for $29.98. DNAngel: Ice & Darkness will include episodes 21-23, presented in both English 5.1 and Japanese 2.0 with English subtitles. Extras include a commentary track for episode 23 with […]

Nickelodeon & Viacom Take on Licensing for "The Backyardigans"

by Zeddon June 23, 2005
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products have taken on the global licensing and merchandising activities for The Backyardigans, World Screen reports. Nelvana will continue to oversee merchandising activities in Canada as well as worldwide home video and DVD distribution.

"Area 88" Gets July DVD Launch

by Maxie Zeuson June 23, 2005
ADV Films will release Area 88: Treacherous Skies to DVD on July 18, the company said yesterday. The $29.98 DVD-only release will include the first three episodes of the series in both English 5.1 and Japanese 2.0 with English subtitles. Extras include an interview with screenwriter Hiroshi Ohnogi and director Isamu Imakake; aircraft specs; production […]