Digital Media

"Rocky & Bullwinkle" Season 3 DVD Set Coming Soon

by Ed Liuon August 15, 2005
Writer Mark Evanier notes the upcoming release of Rocky & Bullwinkle & Friends: The Complete Third Season on his weblog, with a brief follow-up message expanding on the contents of the set.

"The Place Promised in Our Early Days": A Modern Animated Classic

by Karl Olsonon August 15, 2005
Toon Zone is reviewing some of the films screened at this year’s Seoul International Cartoon and Animation Festival. The Place Promised in Our Early Days is in competition in the feature film category. This is a review of the US DVD version. Makoto Shinkai, prior to The Place Promised in Our Early Days, was best […]

More "Walt Disney Treasures" DVDs Announced

by Maxie Zeuson August 15, 2005
Buena Vista will release four new Walt Disney Treasures collections, including Walt Disney Treasures: The Chronological Donald, Volume Two: 1942 – 1946 and Walt Disney Treasures: Disney Rarities, Celebrated Shorts: 1920s – 1960s, to DVD on December 6, Animated Bliss reports. The two animation compilations will each retail for $32.99.

More "Danger Mouse" Coming to DVD

by Maxie Zeuson August 15, 2005
Danger Mouse: The Complete Seasons 3 & 4 will be released on October 25, TV Shows on DVD reports. The DVD two-pack set will retail for $29.95.

"Gundam," "Wolf’s Rain" Get DVD Dates

by Maxie Zeuson August 15, 2005
Gundam Seed Movie III and Wolf’s Rain Limited Complete Collection will be released to DVD on November 22, Animated Bliss reports. The former will retail for $29.98, the latter for $149.98.

Cartoon Research Holding Sale

by Maxie Zeuson August 15, 2005
Jerry Beck is holding a garage sale. Items for sale include film prints, homemade DVDs, and comic books.

"Batman Begins" Crosses the $200 Million Domestic Gross Mark

by James Harveyon August 12, 2005
After 58 days on the big screen, the film Batman Begins has crossed the $200 million mark in domestic grosses, becoming only the third film to do so this year. The comic-book inspired film has grossed $200,099,489 to date in the domestic market and is expected to gross around $205 million – $210 million overall […]

"Ducktales," "Rescue Rangers" Go to DVD

by Maxie Zeuson August 12, 2005
Walt Disney will release three-disc sets of Ducktales and Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers to DVD on November 8, TV Shows on DVD reports. Each set will retail for $34.99.

Anime Sales Fall in Japan

by Maxie Zeuson August 12, 2005
The Japan External Trade Organization says that anime market sales in Japan fell 10.4% to 191.2 billion yen in 2003 from a 2002 high, AWN reports. Box office revenues for anime features fell 53% between 2001 and 2003, and sales of anime DVDs fell 5.5% between 2003 and 2004.

"New Getter Robo" When Gore Goes Into Overdrive

by Dukeon August 12, 2005
You know you’ve got a good remake on your hands when not only does it appeal to old-school fans who enjoyed the original, but it also reels in newbies like myself who have never seen any previous Getter Robo series. New Getter Robo delivers a knockout punch, sending your head flying 300 feet while leaving […]