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Nickelodeon UK Welcomes Viewers To "The Legend of Korra" Republic City Website

by Grant Whiteon June 26, 2013
In advance of the UK premiere of Avatar: The Last Airbender sequel The Legend of Korra, Nickelodeon have unveiled their official promotional site for the show. The centrepiece is a virtual tour of Republic City, the urban metropolis where most of the show’s action is set. Visitors can explore the districts of the city, meet […]
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PR: "Marine Boy: The Complete First Season" Now Available via Warner Archive Collection

by Ed Liuon June 25, 2013
One of the Original Anime Series on American TV MARINE BOY: THE COMPLETE FIRST SEASON Now Available via Warner Archive Collection Alongside the heralded Speed Racer and Kimba: The White Lion, MARINE BOY was one of the original handful of imported television series that captured youngsters’ imaginations and put Japanese anime in the stateside consciousness. […]

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A Day in Mary Lynn Wissner's New York City Voiceover "Working Pros Workout"

by Ed Liuon June 24, 2013
Voice acting industry pro Mary Lynn Wissner returned to the Big Apple at the beginning of June for a one-day seminar promising “The Working Pros Workout,” and that’s exactly what she delivered in an all-day session for voice-over actors of all levels of experience. One sure sign of her stature in the community were the […]
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PR: Anime Limited release the classic TV series Gurren Lagann

by Grant Whiteon June 24, 2013
Glasgow, UK 24 June, 2013 – Anime Limited, the Glasgow-based anime licensing company and parent company of All the Anime, is excited to announce the release of the classic anime TV series Gurren Lagann on DVD and Blu-ray for the UK. Anime Limited focuses on bringing a fresh approach to classic works in new formats […]

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"Monsters University" Valedictorian at the Box Office with $82M Take

by Ed Liuon June 24, 2013
Disney/Pixar’s Monsters University handily took the top spot in US domestic box office ticket sales, with an estimated $82 million take, representing the studio’s second-best opening ever (behind Toy Story 3‘s $110 million opening weekend) and just behind Monsters Inc.‘s opening weekend of $87 million (which represents the 2001 $62.57 million opening adjusted for inflation). […]
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"Akira" To Receive Limited UK Theatrical Screenings For 25th Anniversary

by Grant Whiteon June 23, 2013
The legendary Japanese animated film Akira is due to receive a limited run of screenings in the UK in celebration of its 25th anniversary. Celebrated as iconic and important in bringing Japanese animation to the attention of Western audiences, the screenings will be held at select Picturehouse cinemas across the country. Details of the specific […]

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FX Just Became Your Favorite Television Channel In 2015

by Alex Beanon June 20, 2013
All the movies are still in theaters but that didn’t prevent the FX network from locking up the future television rights to “Fast & Furious 6”, “Man of Steel”, “Star Trek Into Darkness” and “The Purge”. Previously, FX had already secured the television rights to “Iron Man 3” [“Iron Man 3” recently entered the Top […]
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Toonz Entertainment Has An Epiphany

by Alex Beanon June 20, 2013
Singapore-based animation studio Toonz Entertainment has partnered with Hollywood production company New Myth to provide $200 million in seed money to form Epiphany – a movie incubator company they hope will be involved as co-producer and financier [along with Hollywood studios] of major, global animated films. Russian company AR Film is also invested in the […]

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"Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures" Gets Second Season

by Ed Liuon June 19, 2013
Anime News Network is reporting that Namco Bandai Games, Arad Productions, and 41 Entertainment have commissioned a second season of Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures, a new animated series that just premiered on Disney XD. The order brings the total episode count to 39, with a decision whether or not to order a total of […]
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Anime Mid-Atlantic 2013 Report

by Weathermanon June 19, 2013
Has it really already been four conventions this year? Yes, yes it has been. Wow. The convention in question today is a small one by the name of Anime Mid-Atlantic, way way way down on the south side of Virginia in Chesapeake. AMA is not what one would consider a particularly large convention overall, but […]