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Star Blazers On Course For Live Action Remake

by Alex Beanon October 30, 2013
The 1979 anime classic, “Star Blazers” has moved one step closer to a live-action remake with the announcement that screenwriter Christopher McQuarrie will also direct the anticipated film. The anime series voice-starred Eddie Allen [Dash Jordan] and Michael Bertolini [Homer Glitchman] and ran for 77 episodes in 1979 as it followed the crew of the […]
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Review: "Space Battleship Yamato" Live Action Movie Blu-ray (UK Edition): To Boldly Go Where Mainstream Sci-Fi Has Gone Before

by Grant Whiteon October 28, 2013
There’s a pantheon of space opera anime that includes Gundam, Macross, Captain Harlock and Galaxy Express 999, to name a few. Those last two lead us to Space Battleship Yamato, which is arguably the greatest entrant from its co-creator Leiji Matsumoto. Indeed there can arguably be no better benchmark for a story being legendary than […]

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Hold On To That Security Blanket, Linus – There’s More Peanuts News

by Alex Beanon October 25, 2013
Coming on the heels of the announcement of the first full-length animated feature movie with the entire “Peanuts” cast since 1973’s “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” is yet another announcement that a collaboration between Normaal Animation Studios in Germany and Peanuts Worldwide will provide us with 500 animated shorts – essentially 90-second representations of the classic […]
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Legendary Rocker Slash's 'Slasher Films' and Anthony Leonardi III Present "Nothing Left To Fear"

by Grant Whiteon October 23, 2013
Fetch Publicity have sent us the poster and release details for Nothing Left To Fear, Slasher Films debut release. “From production company Slasher Films (founded by rock legend Slash), Gore Verbinski’s protégé and visionary director Anthony Leonardi III, brings us NOTHING LEFT TO FEAR, a terrifying and bloodcurdling vintage horror film. NOTHING LEFT TO FEAR will […]

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PR: Stan Lee's New Indian Superhero to Debut on Cartoon Network India on November 30, 2013

by Ed Liuon October 18, 2013
Stan Lee’s new Indian superhero to debut on Cartoon Network Mumbai, October 16, 2013 – Cartoon Network, Graphic India and POW! Entertainment have announced a partnership that will bring Stan Lee’s first ever Indian superhero to life. The movie, 66 minutes in length, is called Chakra: The Invincible and will premiere on Cartoon Network in […]
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PR: Who's Coming to London Comic Con? Special Guest Round-Up

by Grant Whiteon October 17, 2013
MCM LONDON COMIC CON – EXCEL LONDON – 25-27 OCTOBER Who’s Coming to London Comic Con? Special Guest Round-Up MCM London Comic Con, the biggest event of its kind in Europe, returns to ExCel London on 25-27 October. As well as hosting a galaxy of great sci-fi, movie, games, comics,  anime and cosplay content, we’ve […]

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PR: Shaun the Sheep Scores With Rugby World Cup 2015 Partnership

by Grant Whiteon October 17, 2013
SHAUN THE SHEEP SCORES WITH RUGBY WORLD CUP 2015 PARTNERSHIP   Bristol UK, Thursday 17th October 2013 – Aardman have partnered with Elite Sports Properties UK Ltd (ESP), Master Licensee for Rugby World Cup 2015 (RWC 2015), in an exciting joint licensing programme starring family favourite, Shaun the Sheep.  The licensing initiative will include a […]
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PR: Namco Bandai Games UK Announce Biggest Ever Line-Up For MCM London Comic Con 25th-27th October

by Grant Whiteon October 15, 2013
NAMCO BANDAI GAMES UK ANNOUNCE BIGGEST EVER LINE-UP FOR MCM LONDON COMIC CON 25th-27th OCTOBER Critically acclaimed Dark Souls II, Dragon Ball Z: Battle Of Z, Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst and Tales of Symphonia: Chronicles to lead the charge at this year’s MCM London Comic con at London’s Excel NAMCO BANDAI […]

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PR: UK Animation Powerhouses Team up to make Digby Fly

by Grant Whiteon October 7, 2013
UK Animation Powerhouses Team up to make Digby Fly   Bristol UK – Monday 7th October  – Top UK  animation company, Blue-Zoo has teamed up with Nickelodeon UK as Commissioner and Aardman Animations as rights representative on Digby Dragon, an animated preschool series based on original work from Sally Hunter, creator of the celebrated preschool […]
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PR: Play Your Cards Right at London Comic Con!

by Grant Whiteon October 7, 2013
MCM LONDON COMIC CON – EXCEL LONDON – 25-27 OCTOBER Play Your Cards Right at London Comic Con! Collectable card games specialist Chimera is to host a Bushiroad Anime Games Area at this month’s MCM London Comic, giving show visitors the chance to try their hand at three great games from Japan’s Bushiroad Games – […]